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The Log House

Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0DN, England
+44 15394 31077
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“steak” (107 reviews)
“potato skins” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
British, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0DN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Travelled from West Midlands to Dumbledore overnight stay round this place 5 mins from guest house lakeside cottage ,looked good ,tasted good, and by holly did you good .please try the venison it melt in your mouth ,owners just as good ,a little gem of...More

Thank Nicholas C
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Nicholas C Thank you for the great review and we are glad that you enjoyed your visit with us.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have just returned from a break in the Lake District. Whilst away we stumbled upon this restaurant. The service provided was excellent, the experience was well explained and we were given a lot of advice on what to pick based upon our personal taste....More

Thank Lauren M
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Lauren M Thank you for taking the time to post a review for us which is very much appreciated. And we are glad that you found us and we look forward to seeing you again in the future.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to the log house on the 29th and we were glad we did. The staff are very friendly and helpful and the food was very good.

Thank Alan L
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Alan L Thank you for the great review and we are glad that you enjoyed your visit with us.

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Log Cabin is warm and welcoming and as we were early we had a drink at the bar whilst we ordered our food. We both had the sizzling steak where the meat comes sealed and you cook it yourself. My husband wasn’t very sure...More

Thank moira605
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear moira605 Happy New Year and thank you for the great review and we are glad that your husband has been converted to the unique style of cooking on hot lava stones.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked this place for a family gathering for my sister's 40th birthday celebration. We had the downstairs area to ourselves which was perfect. We were able to have drinks there before the meal and Darren, Darryl and crew decorated it beautifully. The menu is...More

Thank KazLiz
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear KazLiz Thank you so much for the fantastic review and it was a pleasure to have you all here for your birthday and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second visit to the log house and we thoroughly enjoyed our meals. We both had the steak on the hot rocks and the red wine which comes with the meal is absolutely lovely. Fast service, friendly and the atmosphere is cosy and...More

Thank NicandDarren
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear NicandDarren Thank you s much for the fantastic review and we are glad that you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a meal at this place for 8.15 and we arrived promptly.Someone came to the table who I assumed was the owner.I asked a question on having 30 min break between starter and main, not an unusual request I thought.This person was aghast he...More

1  Thank 186332Tony
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear 186332Tony Thank you for your review, which I will share with our Team and it is a shame that I did not get too meet you in person, however your visit was relayed to me later. Perhaps we have misunderstood your initial request when...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the outside, you know this place will be slightly different which sometimes doesn't appeal to everyone. Good friendly service, host with a sense of humour, warm atmosphere and great food. On the latter, all ingredients are clearly fresh and good quality even down to...More

Thank Rankingang1
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Rankingang1 Thank you so much for the fantastic review and we are glad that you all enjoyed your visit with us, we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We liked the decor but cooking your own steak on a hot stone is a gamble. Mine was ok but hubby did not enjoy his. The plate was too much, however other people has interesting looking dishes from the a la carte. Enjoyed the experience.

1  Thank IreneS010
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear IreneS010 We are sorry that you felt it was a gamble cooking your own steak but thank you for the honest review.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The menu didn’t look beguiling but the price was reasonable so we gave it a go. The bigger surprise was that the competitively priced food was a match for the higher priced restaurants in the village. Food excellent, service very attentive and it’s now a...More

Thank slowpuncture
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear slowpuncture Thank you so much for the fantastic review and we look forward to seeing you again.

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Bren07England
14 October 2017|
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Response from D H | Property representative |
Hi not as yet however the menu will be on our website shortly
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Teresa L
8 October 2017|
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Response from D H | Property representative |
Yes they do although lots to choose from
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$18 - US$52
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0DN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Ambleside
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 31077
  • E-mail
Description
Now over 100 years old, the Log House was imported from Norway by the celebrated artist Alfred Heaton Cooper. Steak on the Stone is a meal like no other. A meal where you have the opportunity to cook your food exactly as you like. With innovative SteakStones products, The Log House are bringing the mouthwatering versatility of this meal to you. We hope that you enjoy this unique culinary experience. We do allow children into the restaurant but please be aware that we do not have a specific children's menu.
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