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The Spinnery

Kendal Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EJ, England
+44 15394 42756
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible18%
2 weeks ago
“Drinks only”
Oct 26, 2016
“There was a spindle!”
Restaurant Hours
British, Bar
$$ - $$$
Kendal Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EJ, England
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Reviewed June 22, 2014

Staying for a week in nearby Windermere we had been eating out each night, this was our final night and we definitely saved the best till last! The 2 and 3 course offers were very good and we were spoilt for choice! My husband had...More

Thank LYNNE822
Reviewed June 21, 2014

The staff were really helpful and pleasant. The surroundings were clean but dated. The food was fresh tasting. I had fish and chips and the fish was really nice but the batter was mediocre. The salad with the scampi was very plain. Not very busy...More

Thank Julie C
Reviewed June 16, 2014 via mobile

Staff are polite, food is okay. Staff not sure what cider drinks they do, didn't get a drink order correct. Had to come back and ask if I wanted chips and veg, never asked the wife. Asked how I would like my gammon cooked! Never...More

Thank Craig B
Reviewed June 16, 2014

Took the boat from Ambleside to Bowness for a days outing. Walked around the shops, the sun was shining and it had many attractions. As lunch time drew near I started to seek out a suitable place for a meal. Placed half way up a...More

1  Thank Tim186575
Reviewed May 29, 2014

We had a lovely meal here when we stayed in Bowness eight years ago and returned yesterday. The food was just as lovely, they were playing some of my old Motown favourites and the service was as friendly as ever; all-in-all a lovely evening.

Thank Mike F
Reviewed May 28, 2014

Food was not what expected unseasoned like canteen food at restaurant prices,service ok but restaurant seemed tired and although we arrived 08:15 got impression they wanted rid off you at 09:00

Thank Steve B
Reviewed May 28, 2014

There was a good choice, pleasant waitress and the food reasonable - and we didn't have to wait too long - all in all a great place to eat.

Thank failteCoventry
Reviewed May 27, 2014

They offered a 2 or 3 set course meal every evening and all the choices were brilliant. Our plates were clean every night. The added bonus was that it was only a short walk from our hotel.

Thank Edson69
Reviewed May 25, 2014 via mobile

I had a simple dish of Ham, eggs and chips. The chips were great: proper hand-cut and on the brown side of golden, just like real chips should be. The ham was local cold, thin-sliced, Cumberland roast ham, and the eggs were cooked just like...More

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed May 18, 2014

me and my wife had the fish cakes,game pate,venison pie, salmon, loved the quality of food. we did not make a reservation , but they were very accomodating.

Thank Odysseus A
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
British, Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kendal Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 42756
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