Where to eat

Cumbria is renowned for its excellent locally produced food, so wherever you choose to eat whilst visiting the Ullswater Valley, you will be in for a culinary treat.

From eggs that are ‘Laid with Love’ to Puddings ‘Made by the Farmer’s Wife’ or meat reared on local farms, the produce you will sample in many of the pubs, cafes and restaurants around Ullswater will be sourced locally…and is some of the best you’ll taste.

Whether you are looking for a packed lunch for your adventures around the Lake District or a gourmet meal for two, there is something to suit all taste buds.



Glenridding Hotel
Glenridding, Penrith
CA11 0PB
01768 482228
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.
Fairlight Guest House
Glenridding Nr, Penrith
CA11 0PD
017684 82397
Welcome to Fairlight Guesthouse and Bed and Breakfast, situated at the centre of Glenridding village.
Glenridding House and Tea Room
Glenridding, Ullswater, Cumbria
CA11 0PH
01768 482874
When Charles Darwin visited Glenridding house in the Summer of 1881 he stated “this place is magnificently beautiful” he was right! Why not treat yourself to a two night break at this stunning lakeshore vista! AA five gold star 2014, 2015, 2016.
Helvellyn Country Kitchen
Glenridding, Penrith Cumbria
CA11 0AP
017684 82598
Sun Inn Pooley Bridge
Pooley Bridge, Penrith
CA10 2NN
017684 86205
Pooley Bridge Inn
Pooley Bridge, Penrith
CA10 2NN
017684 86215
Another Place, The Lake
Watermillock, Ullswater, Cumbria
CA11 0LP
017684 86442
Swim, run, cycle, paddle, walk, sail… Getting active in the Lake District starts with Another Place.

Another Place, The Lake is a new hotel right on the shores of Ullswater. Every element of The Lake is made with the great outdoors in mind. From the sport and activity classes, to the mix of relaxing, homely rooms and fresh contemporary spaces.
Sharrow Bay
Ullswater, Penrith, Cumbria
CA10 2LZ
01768 486301
Whether you want to do nothing more than gaze at our view, or you have enjoyed all the adventures to be taken right from our door, Sharrow Bay offers all the cosseting comforts you require to completely relax.
‘The Gathering’ at Waterside House Campsite
Waterside House Campsite
Howtown
Ullswater
017684 86332
Macdonald Leeming House
Watermillock
Ullswater
Cumbria
CA11 0J
0344 879 9142
Macdonald Leeming House is one of the finest 4-star hotels in the Lake District, offering luxury and comfort in beautiful surroundings.
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