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Jackson's Bistro

West End, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EE, England
+44 15394 46264
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (187 reviews)
“pork medallions” (18 reviews)
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
West End, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EE, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Great fillet steaks and reasonably priced house red wine (for a change). Good desserts too :-) Busy at weekends so book early.

1  Thank hummer_m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Jackson's Bistro twice during our stay in Bowness the first time because it was conveniently situated for our cottage the second time because we had enjoyed our first visit so much! The food was well presented, of good quality and very enjoyable. There...More

2  Thank Deanston
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked a table for our anniversary and we have an amazing dinner. My fiancee had the stake and I had the Supreme Chicken. The taste of them was perfect and very well cooked. The chef in there is doing some magic ! :) And...More

1  Thank Georgiana V
Reviewed 1 week ago

nice place the staff were very good always polite the food was good and we enjoyed it our visit was only let down by the toilets only had a cloth and towel not very hygienic.

Thank les j
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Jackson’s Bistro is an amazing restaurant that really exceeded our expectations. We had a delicious meal as part of the two course offer at Jackson Bistro. The food was of a high standard (we had the duck and also the salmon dishes) and the staff...More

Thank RosieWoodWilldeCani
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here Saturday night booked for 6.30 . We are on holiday so never been before we looked them up on Tripadvisor and went on the reviews we read between the lines and thought some of the negative reviews was a little stupid. So glad...More

1  Thank robert h
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked with only 24 hours notice for a special birthday meal . Food and service was fantastic . The staff were very efficient, food hot and very nicely presented . Would go there again in a heartbeat .

1  Thank Cathy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely quirky basement restaurant. Fantastic food. Good atmosphere, our waitress made us feel welcome and we had a good night.

2  Thank sangasman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent staff and excellent food. All our needs were catered for and we had a three course meal which was truly excellent and good portions. Thank you to all the staff.

1  Thank terry g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had an enjoyable evening meal here. We shared some bread & oils which were very nice, I then had the chicken, bacon & avocado salad which was perfect as I was not hugely hungry. We shared a cheesecake between 4 and this was plenty...More

1  Thank Andrea G
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ozzie2011
2 August 2018|
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Response from Rebecca S | Reviewed this property |
Sunday 5:30–11pm Monday 5:30–11pm Tuesday 5:30–11pm Wednesday 5:30–11pm Thursday 5:30–11pm Friday 5:30–11pm Saturday 5:30–11pm
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AWAAN5
19 June 2018|
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Response from Tony Q | Reviewed this property |
No it isn’t
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16 April 2018|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: West End, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 46264
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