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Compston Road, Ambleside LA22 9AD, England
+44 15394 33845
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (405 reviews)
“two course meal” (39 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Compston Road, Ambleside LA22 9AD, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great film followed by fantastic food in a buzzing atmosphere. We ate the ravioli of the day (spinach and ricotta with a creamy sauce) and a Big One pizza. This was followed by the lightest fluffiest tiramisu and banoffee pie. Delicious food, a carafe of...More

Thank victoria k
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great food and atmosphere. Can recommend the Lasagne. Service was good. Went on consecutive nights and left very happy.

Thank sheila80
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Zeffirellis for the first time this November while in Ambleside for the week and have to say this was our favourite night out! A gorgeous place offering dining in the restaurant on the ground floor or in the jazz bar upstairs. I rang early...More

Thank ali42015
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here with friends 2 nights running. We booked tables in the music bar. Food was good and staff were, as always, helpful and efficient.

Thank stevo27
Reviewed 1 week ago

Another superb meal at Zefirellis. It is our goto place in this part of the world. The service was good and friendly. We have never been disappointed.

Thank Montonarian
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Zeffirellis during a Lakes walking holiday. A great little set up where a cinema and the restaurant are linked. You can get a movie and meal deal. We chose to see a movie first then go to the restaurant for pizza. Decent enough pizza...More

Thank DuncM7
Reviewed 1 week ago

We want to Zef's for the excellent jazz on Saturday evening. As ever the place was lovely, and our experience was not so much a slur on the place as the staff behaviour. Five waiters were looking after the upstairs jazz bar and they almost...More

Thank Nickunibox
FellinisManager, General Manager at Zeffirellis, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, thanks for your feedback. I'm really sorry that your enjoyment of the music in the Jazz Bar was marred by our staff. I will pass on your comments to the Bar Manager and get him to take some immediate action. Thank you for bringing...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We always feel welcome here. Staff are attentive, the facilities good and the lemon cake is amazing. Mince pies are also very good value at the moment. A great place for a cycling coffee break en route from Grasmere to Langdale.

Thank Tryfoodlakes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fabulous cinema,meal deal. Great meal & you can take your drink with you into the cinema. Usual good standard of meal, vegetarian.

Thank 521bart
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Watched Paddington 2 in comfort in Zeffirellis on-site cinema and then had a really good meal in the restaurant. Service was good and the atmosphere relaxing. A great evening

Thank Ella0411
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Questions & Answers
Carolyn F
19 October 2017|
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Response from FellinisManager | Property representative |
Hi, thanks for your question. I'm sorry but we only allow assistance dogs. Regards Stan
Courtney R
17 May 2016|
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Response from FellinisManager | Property representative |
Hi, Yes we can accommodate you. We would need to sort out the best time. Plus you would be seated on separate tables and served table by table. Please call us on 015394 33845 option1. Regards Stan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Compston Road, Ambleside LA22 9AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Ambleside
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 33845
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