Visited for a birthday, it was well worth it. A super restaurant that is a must visit if you're in and around Ambleside.
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Dined here once during a short stay in Ambleside. Enjoyed 3 courses with recommended wine pairings. The food was faultless. The service was faultless. Deserves to gain a Michelin star imho.
The most thoughtful, considered, celebratory menu I've come across. Every course from the autumn tasting menu was so delicious and memorable. Lots of local, seasonal food and recipes. John said the Westmorland cake and chutney just just like how he remembered his granny making! So...More
Four of us went to this characterful restaurant and really enjoyed the experience. An unusual building , well furbished. The service was friendly and prompt and the food very good.Would definitely recommend a visit
This really is a gem of a restaurant! Not particularly auspicious surroundings - its in a basement on a busy corner in Ambleside, but its elegant simplicity and superb food and service are outstanding. We choose the regular 3 course set lunch (just £27.50) rather...More
My new husband and I came to the Old Stamp House for a special evening on our honeymoon, and it did not disappoint. We opted for the à la carte menu rather than the tasting menu, but the several delicious 'snacks' they brought at the...More
I was taken here for dinner by friends and I have to say what a wonderful evening was had by all We were enjoyed the 7 course taster menu with 3 amuse bouche as a wonderful prelude. We chose the Pinotage but I really wish...More
Visited at lunchtime had opted for the signature tasting menu. Gorgeous potted shrimps, crab salad, herdwick hogget, and two deserts were all faultless. Wonderful food and friendly Cumbrian hospitality made for a memorable birthday lunch.
Had an evening of glorious food here in Sept 2018. My starter of pigeon breast and main course of venison was beautiful as was my wife’s starter of scallops and main of lamb. We were looked after really well and given exceptional guidance on their...More
We booked this place as you cannot turn up on spec. I can see why. The food is excellent. The wine list is really good with a good range and prices. If you want quality over quantity this is a place to visit. The service...More