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L'Enclume

Cavendish Street, Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands LA11 6PZ, England
+44 15395 36362
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Overview
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (264 reviews)
“oyster pebbles” (52 reviews)
“cod yolk” (26 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, British, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Food
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LOCATION
Cavendish Street, Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands LA11 6PZ, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We booked in advance and stayed overnight. The service was warm and welcoming. The cuisine captured nature and local ingredients. To dine here you need to be prepared for an adventure.

Thank waldshut
Reviewed yesterday

Quite simply, the most amazing dining experience I have ever had. From stepping through the door, every aspect is done to perfection. The restaurant is relaxed and comfortable, homely almost but clearly done to a very high standard. The service immaculate without feeling intimidating, you...More

2  Thank FluffP7
Reviewed 2 days ago

Booked an overnight stay at L'Enclume hotel and the chef's development table for two at Aulis @ l'Enclume as part of wedding anniversary treat. This was our first experience of Michelin star dining and maybe we're not educated enough to appreciate it or this just...More

Thank LambrettaGP
Reviewed 3 days ago

Most people will experience this type of fine dining only occasionally. The reception by the staff was excellent as was the service throughout. There is no choice in terms of menu although they are able and willing to accommodate all types of food allergy with...More

Thank Kirkstead
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The restaurant in the most Beautiful setting you could not help but feel relaxed and comfortable. The service and the food are to die for. We had our anniversary lunch here and were treated like royalty. The ambience and the finesse of the food is...More

3  Thank hesaidshesaid2016
Reviewed 4 days ago

I'm not certain that I can add to what has been written about this restaurant; it's widely regarded as the best in Britain and from what we experienced that cannot be far off the truth. The 8 course lunch tasting menu was perfect; some courses...More

3  Thank BDG1965
Reviewed 4 days ago

The 18 course evening tasting menu is quite an experience which was thoroughly enjoyed. From start to finish the service, food and atmosphere were excellent. Would thoroughly recommend this restaurant. It is very expensive but we knew that before we went.

2  Thank cream40
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was a night at the Chef’s Table for 6 of us taking over the whole room. It is expensive, BUT it is more than worth it for the most incredible, nerve tingling experience. The most amazing food served in an entertaining way by our...More

2  Thank Peter M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We are lucky enough to have dined at L'enclume twice before for dinner so this time we decided to try lunch for our wedding anniversary celebration, wow it was fantastic. As always the service is amazing, I can't speak highly enough of the staff, they...More

4  Thank Scott_Kate
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the place to go if you are a real foodie, happy to try most things to eat, really appreciate fantastic service and can afford to spend a lot of money on eating out. We booked for lunch with a group of friends to...More

2  Thank Pam004
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mrspickylancashire
19 September 2017|
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Response from 828victoria | Reviewed this property |
we saw a wine list as we didn't have the meal with all the wines included you could have a glass or a bottle.
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mrspickylancashire
19 September 2017|
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Response from John V | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, we did not look for one before going to the restaurant. From memory it was quite extensive with wines in four figures, but there is a good selection, I think we chose one in the £30's. Hope this helps.,
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family5Scotland
29 August 2017|
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Response from PKwood | Reviewed this property |
We had 18. All quite remarkable!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 33 - USD 132
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cavendish Street, Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands LA11 6PZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Grange-over-Sands  >  Cartmel
  • Phone Number: +44 15395 36362
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