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Grey Walls Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Steakhouse, Bar, British, Pub
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Elleray Road | Grey Walls Hotel, Windermere LA23 1AG, England
441539443741
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited here for tea on first evening at Windermere and the food was delicious. Before we ordered the very helpful bar staff told us what was not available which is better than looking at the menu and the one thing you fancy they don't have. We both opted for hunters chicken. This is probably the best I've had- chicken was... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Chosen via Trip A as close to where we stayed and dog-friendly. Perfectly ok as a pub albeit a little worn at the edges. Not so good if viewed as a restaurant. Steak and ale pie looked an impressive size but was in effect a beef stew with a pastry lid. Served with chips rather than the requested mash and... More 

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Rochdale, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Grey Walls is a fantastic Restaurant. Good food and drink. You can watch sport on the TVs or play snooker/pool in a room off to the side. The atmosphere is good. The owners and bar staff are friendly. The locals are friendly and will chat with you. The food is not expensive and you do seem to get a... More 

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Thank Jackie F
Fuengirola, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We frequently visit Windermere, and whenever we do we pop into Grey Walls. There is nothing better than kicking back with a paper, right next to the fire, and enjoying an ice cold pint (or 2.5) of Addlestones Cloudy Cider. It truly is the quintessential English pub.

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Thank willwork4ritalin
Newmarket, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

So hard to find a truly dog friendly accommodation/restaurant especially when you've got a Great Dane. Staff were warm and welcoming. I stayed one night, accommodation was clean and comfortable. Food was great value for money. Would definitely revisit.

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Thank Sarah M
Windermere, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2017

Great meal at the Grey Walls...Steaks, burgers all the trimmings, Brill !!! Great selection of beers and wines:)

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Thank burrowsmark25
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

Had some friends up after Christmas and seen that there was an offer at the grey walls on steaks so booked for 10 people.two steaks (8oz -10 oz hand cut,and aged on site)salad n chips for 15 pounds.the also do the same deals for sirloin for just a little extra. I was shocked to find out from Jordan our matre-de... More 

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Thank Alan S
Wigan, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 3, 2017

This pub has always welcomed us and given us great pub food when we turn up unannounced. Sometimes run out of stuff but that shows how popular it is! Only bookings taken if over 12 people so first come first served! Food always good and the pooch is more than welcomed!

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Thank vickyhutchinson
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016 via mobile

Found this place by chance, walking through Windermere and time was getting on! With 2 dogs sometimes you options can be limited when you don't know the area, we ordered ribs and Camembert for starter both lovely, then lasagne and gammon for the mains, the lasagne was gorgeous, full flavour and the gammon looked just as nice, the veg could... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2016 via mobile

tried the Queen, kitchen "closed", went straight hereas we've been before. Food was very poor, service very good which is sad. Won't return

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$6 - $44
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Elleray Road | Grey Walls Hotel, Windermere LA23 1AG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Windermere
  • Phone Number: 441539443741

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?