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Sawrey House Hotel Restaurant

Near Sawrey | Hawkshead, Near Sawrey LA22 0LF, England
+44 15394 36387
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good21%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
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British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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Near Sawrey | Hawkshead, Near Sawrey LA22 0LF, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We popped in on impulse for snack lunch on a beautiful July Sunday following a visit to Beatrix Potter's Hill Top and a walk to Moss Eccles Tarn. Although it was fairly busy we were able to sit at a table on the terrace, from...More

Thank dorsetchristine
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely delicious. Loved the atmosphere and the food was really great! When you walk in you are instantly greeted to a waiter who offers you the menu straight away. I ordered a glass of wine that came in a very fancy glass which I've not...More

Thank Aida234
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best rib eye steak I have had in any restaurant and chips the way they should be followed by the best desert I've tasted which was the baileys mouse,my wife had the tuna and said it was a taste sensation we dined in here 2...More

Thank Jagjames
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the meal so much at the restaurant we decided to eat there both nights of our stay. I can recommend the grilled tiger prawn starter, the rump of lamb and the parken for desert - I over heard a guest describing it as...More

Thank Sar X
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited Beatrice Potter Hill Top today which was awesome. Decided to call in at Sawrey House for lunch. Views were amazing from the terrace sadly the food was not. Choice was poor . Decided on 2 ploughman lunches. We got a large slice of ham...More

Thank Kim W
Reviewed 1 July 2017

After a visit to Hilltop farm we stopped in here for cream-tea , £5 each for tea & scone. We sat outside on the terrace as it was an extremely hot June day , the views over the surrounding peaceful countryside was beautiful. Dog-friendly &...More

Thank procus
Reviewed 1 June 2017

We arrived at Sawrey House Hotel, looking forward to afternoon tea with a view. Unfortunately, we were met by a rather rude employee who made us feel very unwelcome, so we left. There were also two other customers who arrived shortly before us who were...More

1  Thank RoseAlbaJo
Reviewed 1 June 2017

This is a classier hotel than I was expecting. Ask for a window seat in the restaurant, if you are booking ahead, as the views are wonderful. Service was good and unrushed, and there are lounges to take coffee in. Expect to pay about £15...More

Thank N D
Reviewed 31 May 2017

My sister and I ate here this week while waiting to go into Hill Top, the waiter was fairly rude because we requested to sit outside even though it was cold (we were happy to do so and allow the children to run around), there...More

1  Thank Clare M
Reviewed 27 May 2017

We visited the home of Beatrix Potter on 24th May and decided to have lunch at the hotel next door as it looked rather nice and the view to the rear is really good. The service was poor. The food was expensive and I had...More

2  Thank grahamresmith
David_Bulmer, Owner at Sawrey House Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Dear grahamresmith, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to Sawrey House Hotel. I'm saddened to read you felt you had such a poor experience with us and will be looking into the areas you highlight in your review. We appreciate...More

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Lynn E
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Response from ChebbieDappell | Reviewed this property |
Sorry been away on hols, I am not sure about children sorry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$31
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Near Sawrey | Hawkshead, Near Sawrey LA22 0LF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Near Sawrey
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 36387
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At Sawrey House you will find our gorgeous candle-lit restaurant where you can enjoy the finest locally sourced ingredients in our all our menus. With fine views across to Esthwaite Water and friendly, attentive service you are guaranteed a truly fabulous dining experience with us.Our head chef, Callum Harvey, has created a delicious mix of traditional Cumbrian fayre and tasty English classics, meaning you will be spoilt for choice whether you dine from our A la Carte or Table d'hote menus. Callum's menus are inspired by the wealth of fresh, quality produce available locally throughout the Cumbrian area. Beef, Lamb & Venison from the fells and fish from the West Coast ports feature strongly, while home-baked sweets, shortbread and scones are a speciality.
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