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Sharrow Bay

Sharrow Bay Sharrow BAY, Howtown CA10 2NA, England
+44 17684 86301
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good12%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“lamb” (7 reviews)
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British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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Sharrow Bay Sharrow BAY, Howtown CA10 2NA, England
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Reviewed October 28, 2014

WOW, what a difference. Two years ago we came here and it was pretty awful. Then someone told us she had just had a lovely birhday meal at Sharrow Bay. So booked a table. The outside is the same but the inside-a transformation with a...More

Thank Pamela B
Oliver S, General Manager at Sharrow Bay, responded to this reviewResponded October 31, 2014

Many thanks for your review. We are very pleased to hear that you had such an enjoyable experience with us and that you gave us a second chance two years later. We do hope that you will remember us in future, we hope to welcome...More

Reviewed October 7, 2014

Was lucky to get booked in at short notice for afternoon tea. Service was excellent, as were all the staff - friendly and helpful. The afternoon tea of scones, assorted sandwiches and cakes was excellent and couldn't fault in anyway. We had a lovely window...More

2  Thank Nora_B
Oliver S, General Manager at Sharrow Bay, responded to this reviewResponded October 20, 2014

Many thanks for your review. We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed afternoon tea with us at Sharrrow Bay. We do hope that we will have the opportunity to welcome you back in the not too distant future.

Reviewed October 1, 2014 via mobile

Took the family for a celebratory lunch. This was the 3rd time we've been for lunch at Sharrow Bay. The food and the view were as excellent as usual, but be careful ordering pre-meal drinks. £16.50 for a glass of Kir! That's just white wine...More

Thank Willerby2
Oliver S, General Manager at Sharrow Bay, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2014

Many thanks for your review. As I understand there was an error on your bill which we apologise for and understand that the price discrepancy has now been resolved. Should you have any further comments you wish to discuss please do not hesitate to contact...More

Reviewed September 29, 2014

Sharrow Bay are currently offering a 3 course lunch ( plus amuse-guele and sorbet) for about £20. This price aloneshould be charged for the setting and views! Outstanding value for a hotel which charges around £300 for bed and brealkfast! Our lunch was served over...More

Thank ian k
Oliver S, General Manager at Sharrow Bay, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2014

Many thanks for your review. We re very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time with us at Sharrow Bay, the Sharrow 'Through the Ages' menu is a great alternative from the normal menu and can be an interesting step back in time. We...More

Reviewed September 28, 2014

Me and my boyfriend visited earlier this week, we'd been out for the afternoon and decided to go for afternoon tea, we were looking forward to it as it was overlooking the lake and had excellent reviews. Firstly we arrived and were greeted rather unfriendly...More

3  Thank Dieta H
Oliver S, General Manager at Sharrow Bay, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2014

Many thanks for your review. We are very sorry to hear that your experience at Sharrow Bay has left you feeling in such a way. We aim to provide a high level of service and welcoming atmosphere at all times and are sorry to hear...More

Reviewed September 9, 2014

We visited for a very special afternoon tea. Really wonderful surroundings. We first stayed 15 years ago back in the good old days of private ownership! No noticeable difference this time. Still a special place.More

Thank Denise H
Oliver S, General Manager at Sharrow Bay, responded to this reviewResponded September 23, 2014

Many thanks for your review. We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your afternoon tea with us at Sharrow Bay and that the hotel still lives up to its great reputation. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back in the...More

Reviewed September 2, 2014

We went to sherrow bay for lunch, we actually booked for four and took friends for there wedding anniversary, the surroundings were lovely and clean, beautifully decorated, the service excellent and the food to die for. All the staff were helpful and couldn't do enough...More

Thank seriouslysunseeking
Oliver S, General Manager at Sharrow Bay, responded to this reviewResponded September 23, 2014

Many thanks for your review. We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed dining with us at Sharrow Bay and will of course pass your feedback on to all the staff at the hotel. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back...More

Reviewed August 27, 2014

Wonderful hotel, wonderful food, amazing wine list and views to die for . Whats not to like ? This place has a unique position on lake Ullswater and does not disppoint. Try either a la carte or tasting menu . Both are superb .

Thank AndyCoveney
Oliver S, General Manager at Sharrow Bay, responded to this reviewResponded September 23, 2014

Many thanks for your review. We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed dining with us at Sharrow Bay. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back in the not too distant future.

Reviewed August 20, 2014

During the month of August you can dine at the Sharrow Bay at lunchtime and eat a stunning meal for £20.50. We were served scallop with risotto as a little tasty extra first. The first course was followed by another refreshing extra as the sorbet....More

1  Thank Angeline H
Reviewed August 16, 2014

We booked for lunch as a birthday treat for my husband, having sampled the afternoon teas some years ago. On arrival we were shown into the lounge and, as the first to arrive, enjoyed the full splendour of the picture window view of lake and...More

Thank Shandy526
Sharrow B, General Manager at Sharrow Bay, responded to this reviewResponded August 24, 2014

Many thanks for your review. We are pleased to hear that we were able to make your Husbands Birthday treat a success. Your comments will be passed on to the team at Sharrow Bay who will be delighted you enjoyed your experience with us. We...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$50
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Scenic view, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sharrow Bay Sharrow BAY, Howtown CA10 2NA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Howtown
  • Phone Number: +44 17684 86301
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