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The Lighthouse

Main Road, Windermere LA23 1DY, England
+44 15394 88260
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“banoffee pie” (22 reviews)
“pizza” (125 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Main Road, Windermere LA23 1DY, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A nice place for a coffee and too watch the world go by. Breakfasts looked good, but we did not partake.

Thank Karen J
Reviewed 4 days ago

We arrived slightly early for our booking but were welcomed in and shown to our table immediately. The staff were brilliant throughout with a good sense of humour (important with our group) The menu had many choices to satisfy most tastes, and everyone felt fully...More

Thank Brian W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wet and weary after a good walk with our lab Bailey, we were trying to decide if it was worth sitting outside to eat lunch. One of the young ladies serving, came out to see if we were ok and explained there would be no...More

Thank JohnP122
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a goats cheese starter and a pasta ( troffieti) with pollo dish a large glass of Chardonnay - absolutely faultless

Thank Sanvitocisano
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a very nice restaurant and all the staff were friendly and attentive, the food was very tasty and served quickly, definitely recommend this restaurant if you are in Windermere.

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In need of a refurbishment, just called in for a quick drink, 3 coffees, and 1 tea, £11.50. How can they justify the price.

Thank SMGE553
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We've been to the lighthouse several times in the past, but will not be going back again. The menu on their website is no longer accurate. Unfortunately the lighthouse is not vegetarian friendly nor is it an option if you're gluten free. Even the server...More

Thank BlinkBack
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed food - very tasty but service not great had to keep asking twice for things. It was busy but seemed just a little disorganised

Thank Dodds71
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for dinner and was disappointed greatly. Calamari was soggy, olives tasteless, chicken over cooked and the peppercorn sauce that went with the steak was split. Sent it back to receive the same sauce with the fat skimmed off the top and put in a...More

Thank katie w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and little boy wanted to have a bite out and as we were stopping in Windermere we had the luxury of walking the block which offers many restaurants. We eventually settled on The Lighthouse due to the space and good menu choice. Glad...More

Thank Daniel C
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2 March 2015|
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Response from Lisa W | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sorry for the late reply, probs with Internet. As others said, unsure but call restaraunt and I'm sure they'll advise you. If you've already been, I hope you enjoyed it as much as we did.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, Windermere LA23 1DY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 88260
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