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Ye Olde Friars

Eloise House Market Place | Market Place, Ambleside LA22 9BU, England
+44 17687 72234
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Nice shop but...

This and the shop in Keswick, (which is bigger and has more choice) is a nice shop, and a great... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2016
SLeeH
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London, United Kingdom
What a great shop!

I visited the shop late this afternoon (18/4/16) and the shop was amazing! There is such a variety... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2016
BENNYR74
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good12%
  • Average25%
  • Poor0%
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21 Sep 2016
“Nice shop but...”
18 Apr 2016
“What a great shop!”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Eloise House Market Place | Market Place, Ambleside LA22 9BU, England
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+44 17687 72234
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Reviewed 21 September 2016

This and the shop in Keswick, (which is bigger and has more choice) is a nice shop, and a great place to pick up a gift. However, it is a shop and not sure why it is on Tripadvisor! Saying that, if you are in...More

1  Thank SLeeH
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Ye_Olde_Friars, Manager at Ye Olde Friars, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we appreciate your comments. Shops are listed on TA under 'Shopping'. TA is not solely for activities and hotels, a diverse range of categories are available to list within. Kind Regards Friars

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Reviewed 19 April 2016

I visited the shop late this afternoon (18/4/16) and the shop was amazing! There is such a variety of products that are suitable for all ages. What took my eye was the chocolate counter!! There was young girl working behind the counter who was very...More

Thank BENNYR74
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Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Fabulous inside but very expensive. My brother bought some specialist chocolates and he said they were amazing. We bought some bagged sweets that were nothing special but more expensive than elsewhere. Bit chaotic at the till with only one lady working (who was very nice)...More

3  Thank ClaireandGrahamW
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Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

Visited here on a recent break in the lake distict. This shop is amazing. There is something for everyone chocolates in all different themes and lots of different sweets too. Would recommend visiting here. Excellent!

Thank rabbit55
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Reviewed 3 January 2016

Yummy yummy yummy - I love this place. It has a fantastic selection of chocolates & sweets - probably the best sweet shop in Ambleside.

Thank fgtrdcjj
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Reviewed 10 December 2015

This is a large sweet shop with a wide range of confectionary as well as some foodstuffs (chutneys and the like). A good feature is that they cater for all price and taste ranges and you can have top quality chocolates and one end of...More

Thank johnhouston2
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Reviewed 20 July 2015

Friars have managed to replicate their lovely original old world chocolate shop in Keswick a bit further south in the Lake District. There's a massive selection of handmade chocolates and truffles (salted caramel my favourite) and the full range of Jelly Belly jelly bean flavours....More

1  Thank Tara V
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Reviewed 5 June 2015 via mobile

I love chocolate so it was an easy sell but the section was really superb and the staff were very attentive and helpful. I loved the cherries covered in chocolate bc the combinations of display were brilliant. This is shop not to be missed for...More

Thank plywoodtheunhinged
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Maddy1914
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Response from Ye_Olde_Friars | Property representative |
Hi, yes we are open from 10.30 to 5.30 every Sunday.
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