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Porto Restaurant

3 Ash Street | 5 Minutes Walk From Lake Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EB, England
+44 15394 48242
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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“arancini” (63 reviews)
“risotto balls” (38 reviews)
“king scallops” (23 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
3 Ash Street | 5 Minutes Walk From Lake Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EB, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Delicious food and super fresh. Friendly staff. The best thing is the atmosphere and location of the resturant its so romantic for a couple

Thank Fatima965
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited a few years back for dinner and it was excellent - we’d been planning on coming back for ages and eventually we did. This time with two children and at lunchtime. We’d seen a lunchtime deal online but it wasn’t advertised in the restaurant....More

Thank h_andy1
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

An English gentleman we met in our trip in Lake District, recommended to us we must visit this restaurant. We came to find out and weren’t disappointed at all. We had seared scallops, wild mushroom risotto, grilled hake and green salad to share among 3...More

Thank krazymag
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really good quality food well worth paying a little bit more. Starters of mushroom brusetta were great and the beef mains were perfect. Well done Porto.

Thank CoxleyRunner
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I came here to celebrate our first wedding anniversary and we couldn't have chosen a better restaurant to celebrate the special occasion. When we arrived, our table had love heart confetti scattered across and when we ordered dessert, we also received a...More

Thank TaylorTrip_x
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I travel for a living and have eaten in every part of the world. THIS was one of the best. Friendly staff, great food and good wine. Not the cheapest but some of the tastiest food I've had in a long time.

Thank Alex W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Central location, easy to find. Good atmosphere, staff friendly and attentive but allow you to relax in between courses. We enjoyed our limoncello and prosecco cocktail while choosing from the menu. Really good food ,freshly cooked and well presented. Good choice of wines also. Would...More

Thank Liz M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here for the with my partner and two year old child. The food was brilliant very tasty and can’t complain one bit. The service was great also. Would happily return and recommend

Thank cheeky83
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In the Lakes for a day trip and needed somewhere or a quick and easy lunch with my 2 year old son. Porto fitted the bill. I had a goats cheese salad which was excellent. My son had the homemade fish fingers with chips, which...More

Thank gareth_uk_1985
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a relief to find a good restaurant like Porto in the very popular Bowness village on lake Windermere. Rather refined French cuisine with some personal touches by the chef and very friendly service. Recommended to every gourmet.

Thank Martine N
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Sunny R
7 June 2018|
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Response from TomGSt_Albans | Reviewed this property |
We had lunch there by from recollection I would guess about £35 a head for three courses for dinner and I think wine starts high teens but not sure.
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Lynn M
1 June 2018|
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Response from PortoManagement | Property representative |
We are just a 5 minute walk away.
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Benjaminhughes1987
20 May 2018|
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Response from PortoManagement | Property representative |
Thank you for contacting us. Our downstairs area is dog friendly. When booking please notify us that you are bringing your four legged friend! Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$26
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Ash Street | 5 Minutes Walk From Lake Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 48242
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Description
Just a five minute stroll from the shores of Lake Windermere. Serving food all day with indoor and outdoor seating areas
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