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Jackson's Bistro

West End, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EE, England
+44 15394 46264
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (184 reviews)
“bolognese” (20 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
West End, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EE, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were staying the weekend in Bowness and had eaten here 18 months ago and enjoyed it so it was a natural choice. This place is just great. The atmosphere is good the place was again full and the food was just superb. Congratulations to...More

1  Thank John H
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I ordered the garlic mushrooms which looked great but tasted of neither mushrooms nor garlic despite apparently being cooked in truffle oil! They were served on a bed of lettuce and the whole dish was covered in salad dressing like a bizarre garlic mushroom salad...More

Thank Francesca U
Reviewed 2 days ago

Lovely food, great atmosphere and great service. The menu was varied, with something for everyone. I loved the atmosphere in a small but friendly environment, and I would recommend to others.

1  Thank Sue P
Reviewed 2 days ago

Best to book in advance. We received a very friendly welcome and were given individual attention throughout our visit. The food was excellent, freshly prepared and cooked to perfection. The gin was particularly good whilst we waited for our meal! Although it was a rainy...More

1  Thank Maureen W
Reviewed 4 days ago

We arrived without booking a table on a Saturday evening ( party of 6) and they accommodated us. The service was excellent attentive without being fussy. Food was delicious and the menu was varied, the two courses for £15.95 was reasonably priced and the ambience...More

1  Thank eatonlynda2006
Reviewed 4 days ago

Jackson's is apparently up for sale at the moment but the team still delivers a pleasant dining experience with good food at a reasonable price. Recommended.

1  Thank bandaStamford
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed a Sunday dinner here and found the food delicious and extremely well valued. The portions were good size, the food was fresh and most importantly the food tasted delicious. I enjoy the beef stroganoff special which was perfect for a rainy night. We...More

1  Thank JHOC91
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a fantastic evening meal there. Good offer to of two courses for £15:99. The food was cooked perfectly, so much taste and good size portions. The service was also great and the restaurant was spotless.

1  Thank Mark I
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We turned up without a booking and asked if they had a table for 6 people. They said they would see what they could do as they were fully booked Luckily they fitted us in. The food was beautiful and the service impeccable.they were courteous...More

1  Thank Wood65
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here as a couple @ 5yrs ago and decided to revisit with parents hoping it was still as nice and we weren’t disappointed. Lovely friendly staff prompt service and excellent food but you must book or risk being unable to get a table....More

1  Thank granpuff63
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June 18, 2018|
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Response from lorraine b | Reviewed this property |
Hiya sorry unable to answer this question :(
Mal F
April 16, 2018|
Response from squash48 | Reviewed this property |
get in touch direct
April 15, 2018|
Response from ivan_gray3 | Reviewed this property |
Im not sure but it was open 5pm onwards when we booked , and you need to book for evening meals but well worth it
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: West End, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 46264
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