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Holbeck Ghyll

Holbeck Ghyll, Windermere LA23 1LU, England
+44 15394 32375
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good19%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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European, British, Gluten Free Options
Holbeck Ghyll, Windermere LA23 1LU, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a splendid Mother’s Day lunch with family at Holbeck Ghyll. Window table, tremendous views , fabulous food with plenty of choice on menus. What could be nicer ? Lovely staff who couldn’t do enough for us ! Overall, a lovely afternoon - we will...More

Thank mgordon2152828
Reviewed 6 days ago

We have dined on 2 occasions (October 2017 and December 2017) at Holbeck Ghyll under the new team and could not fault either experience. From being greeted in the lounge with some pre dinner drinks to being seated in the lovely dining room. The 3...More

Thank heled
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked for Valentines Day supper, and arrived in time to have a pre-dinner drink. Although everyone said hello as they rushed past, no one officially greeted us for some time, eventually they did and we were taken to the bar/ lounge area for an...More

Thank himilaya5
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Had the set 3 course menu and opted for the cheese board to end the meal. Everything was cooked to perfection, service impeccable and delightful flavours. Will definitely stay again as the breakfast was also fantastic.

Thank nicdon2015
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Absolutely stand alone eating experience at Holbeck Ghyll. The menu was seasonally sympathetic, the wine pairing was spot on, each dish was creative and different from the last and offered a collective cacophony of flavours that have yet to be paralleled in my fine dining...More

Thank Jen_Whittle
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

A special treat for two; we came here on a wet and windy day having booked a tasting lunch. They specially selected things to suit our dietary needs and every dish was superb. We were making up in our mind which our favourites were and...More

Thank Ash12341234
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Brilliant chef, Excellent service! We had the Table d'hote menu which was delicious. Skrei Cod dish was superb. Thoroughly recommend this beautiful restaurant.

Thank D D
Reviewed 30 December 2017

As a Christmas treat we booked afternoon tea via Travelzoo at the Holbeck Ghyll - although we arrived early we were shown straight to our table in the restaurant: most guests were finishing lunch so it seemed a bit odd to be eating cakes and...More

Thank whalleykay66
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

We opted for a 10 course meal where 3 out of 10 were extremely salty to the point where it was inedible. Service was slow and inattentive. We emailed the manager to report the unpleasant experience that we had. The manager was in denial and...More

6  Thank Diệp N
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

When we arrived, we ordered the deer burger and afternoon tea, which was lovely. However, the breakfast was really poor and slow over the three days. Orders were often forgotten. On one occasion, we got eggs Benedict without anything visible but the sauce on the...More

4  Thank Sam F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Holbeck Ghyll, Windermere LA23 1LU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 32375
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