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Tarantella Restaurant

10 Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0AD, England
+44 15394 31338
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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10 Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0AD, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food and great service in a cozy and relaxed setting. My wife had a pizza and couldn’t fault it. I had meat balls - lovely. What really impressed me was the fact that we arrived a couple of minutes before 6:30 and didn’t order...More

Thank john h
Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived just before 630 and got a table straight away and was offered the happy hour menu. Hubby had tomatoes on bruschetta and I had the olives etc as starters. Huge. I harped pizza and he had meatballs. Food was delicious, staff friendly and place...More

Thank Sheel52
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a really great place for couples family or friends. Reasonably priced with freshly prepared food, it doesn't take bookings so you can always get in if you put your name down then go for a pint at the Lily Bar next door they...More

Thank Caroline L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely meal here. Starter Olives and bread. Tasty. Mushroom ravioli in a creamy sauce was very intensely flavoured. Ham and mozzarella pizza was made fresh with a light dough base. Chocolate Hazelnut tart was scummy! Wine prices varied. We had a nice...More

Thank HazelukWelwyn
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Tried to book a table but was told no bookings just turn up and you might have to wait which is disappointing but the food could not be faulted or the service. Polite friendly staff who left us to eat our meal in peace but...More

Thank rampworks12
Reviewed 12 January 2018

As there were 8 of us and we had not booked a table, we had to wait next door in The Lily till the table was available. The wait was well worthwhile as the food was excellent and the staff were lovely. We had bought...More

Thank MeandhimC
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Definitely recommend this restaurant, the staff were really friendly, the service was great, the atmosphere was nice and relaxed and most importantly, the food was fantastic!

Thank SpitfireSVG
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Having not booked anywhere for a New Year’s Eve meal we thought we might stuffed. However they fitted us in straight away and were very friendly and personable. Food was also good, we would recommend

Thank CalvinB90
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Visited in December 2018, had a short meal for two. The food was lovely with generous portions, and the bread basket was huge. Staff were attentive but not OTT and very friendly. The total cost for the meal for two was less than £25, which...More

Thank TEW0101
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Went to this restaurant last night after looking at trip advisor. Was unaware it was the Christmas Lights festival last night so the restaurant was full when we arrived. The waitress advised us we couldn’t book a table but we could put our name down...More

Thank Andytheveloman
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Ambleside
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 31338
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