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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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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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The Slack, Ambleside LA22 9DQ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely Blue Lady tea & slice of cake at Sheila's. Lovely place, friendly staff & great cake! Perfect stop for a rainy afternoon.

Thank Claire B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pitched up with some mates and a dog and were happy to have my 4 legged friend. Good food and Nice staff. I even gave a tip.... 1st time this year. I’ll be back :-)

Thank Hairy T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went there for a early evening meal we had a cosy seat near the fire we chose from the early bird there was plenty of choices.the meal was not rushed and there was good choice of good priced.

Thank 11oyd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We popped into Sheila's for a spot of lunch and a cup of tea, after a morning on the fells. We had a mix of sandwiches, chips and tea cakes. All of which were fabulous. The sandwich was amazing - plenty of filling and very...More

Thank mljohnson00
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We first dined here several years ago and it was great to see that the restaurant remains popular and still provides exceptionally good food and service

Thank Ella0411
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good place to eat whether you only want a snack or a full meal. It's open as a restaurant in the evenings too. Lovely old building.

Thank Joy P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quaint little restaurant at the top of The Slack in Ambleside. Warm welcome on arrival, and taken to our table immediately.The food was very nice, well presented,plentiful and reasonably priced.The place was very busy, and had a nice atmosphere.Would definitely go again and recommend.

Thank andyw29
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited sheilas cottage while on holiday in the lakes. Tucked out the way it was a hidden gem. We both had Cumberland sausage with caramelized onion gravy. A good size potion and very tasty. Well worth a visit you won't be disappointed

Thank Stephen H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have eaten here many times over the years during family stays in The Lakes. Again this year Shiela's didnt disappoint. Good selection of local ales served crisp and cold, nice wine selection. Food is always excellent, the pasta with chicken, sun dried tomato's and rocket...More

Thank themonty888
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came across this restaurant on a wet November lunchtime in Ambleside. What a find! Interesting dishes beautifully prepared and presented. And the best chips we have had for some time. We will return.

Thank TowerTwo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$46
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
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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