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Sheila's Cottage Restaurant

The Slack, Ambleside LA22 9DQ, England
+44 15394 33079
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
11:00 am - 9:00 pm Hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Slack, Ambleside LA22 9DQ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a lovely evening meal : chose as dog friendly and had lovely fresh meal. Would definitely go back.

Thank Alexandra S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Each of our 3 visits have been delightful. A genuinely warm greeting on arrival is maintained throughout with every member of staff keen to ensure you have a good time and all your needs are seen to. The friendly atmosphere permeates the delicious, homely cooking....More

Thank THSG3
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited for the first time on or latest trip to the lakes. I enjoyed the food but the atmosphere was a little quiet and subdued. I ate sea bass fillets which we nicely presented but a little small. My wife chose the chicken kiev...More

1  Thank Andy2641
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a two course meal and would return with elastic waistband next time! The starter was big enough to share. The main course was excellent too.

Thank sm0rt
Reviewed 1 week ago

We first popped in here for lunch on a rainy April day when the cafes more in the centre of Ambleside all had queues. We are so glad we did! Friendly service, good menu, reasonable prices, unhurried ambience. We enjoyed it so much we returned...More

Thank Bryony77
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there as a couple. Had starter main and a pud. Service was good, fast and the food was very nice with plenty of it. Would recommend to visitors to the area

Thank rjones8
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited two days running and were even more impressed the second time.. food was beautifully prepared and offers a good choice. If you want to keep it simple with fish and chips/ burger and chips you can. If you want something a bit different...More

Thank charliesue53
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Read the reviews and decided to try. We hadn't booked but the resturant wasn't busy, the waitress showed us to a table upstairs. There was 2 menu, the early bird up to 6.45 and normal menu. We chose the early bird and wasn't disappointed. I...More

Thank Kathryn S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We two couples caught Shelia's Cottage near the end of their service hours, on the day of our arrival in Ambleside and on recommendation of our inn-keeper as an out-of-the-way location good for atmosphere and value -- and must agree with the advice. Tired off...More

Thank Jim P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sheila's cottage provides nice although expensive food typically inline with touristy Ambleside. The staff were very friendly and the range of food including daily specials was extensive and good quality.

Thank Anna W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 46
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Slack, Ambleside LA22 9DQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Ambleside
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 33079
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