We’re not short of a good restaurant or two in the Lake District and we are proud to have some of the finest eating establishments and best chefs’ right here in Ullswater.
Coupled with the finest, local ingredients and seasonal produce, a welcoming atmosphere and the most stunning views; a meal in one of our lovely restaurants in and around Ullswater will be truly memorable.
Setting up a bistro has been a long time dream of Anne and Mark’s. Now this vision has come to life in the form of 1863 Bar & Bistro. Open since May 2016, together with Head Chef, Phil Corrie, the 1863 team have been delighting customers with their locally sourced, seasonal menus served every evening and twice on Sundays.
On the shores of Ullswater, the BEST WESTERN Glenridding Hotel is perfectly placed to explore the best of what the Lake District has to offer.
From our beautiful lakeside location with its spectacular view we offer a choice of fine dining – from the great value Sharrow Through the Ages Lunch to our Tasting Menu. This is where Sticky Toffee Pudding was invented and it has to be tried! An informal menu is available in the lounges and on the lakeside terrace, (accessible from our jetty).
Award-winning Askham Hall is a place to stay and relax in a secluded part of the Lake District. Just over the hills from Lake Ullswater. 15 bedrooms and a restaurant in the house. A converted ancient oak beamed party barn. A spa and outdoor pool. Acres of grounds with beautiful surroundings in the heart of the Lowther Estate. A luxurious, intimate, unpretentious home from home awaits.
Relax in the Lake View lounges or the unique Orangery with 360 degree views of the lake and surround fells and enjoy morning coffee, lunch and afternoon teas. The 2 AA rosette award-winning Lake View Restaurant provides something for all tastes, or for less formal dining The Ramblers Bar and Candleroom, situated within this Ullswater hotels grounds, offers real ales and great food.
Another Place occupies an 18th century house on the shores of Ullswater, the second largest lake in England. Set in 18 acres of Lake District National Park and with views over Ullswater to the fells beyond, the hotel is a haven from which to explore the English countryside. There are 19 bedrooms, one restaurant and several comfortable, intimate shared spaces. The hotel’s exceptional views are matched by the quality of our service.
The Royal at Dockray is a family run traditional country hotel offering the best of Cumbrian hospitality.