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Porto Restaurant

3 Ash Street | An Award Winning Restaurant 5 Minutes Walk From Lake Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EB, England
+44 15394 48242
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
3 Ash Street | An Award Winning Restaurant 5 Minutes Walk From Lake Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EB, England
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Reviewed yesterday

I don't normally tip the chef when we dine but this was one of the best plate of food we have had.the steak cooked to perfection my wife hade the lamb.cookedto her liking.

Thank 549neill
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What a nice place this is, nice decor only small but food was amazing, service was great staff helpful and kind. Great price highly recommend a visit just tucked away behind the Main Street

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had the tastiest meal here at Porto. I had the nicest risotto I've ever had! Along with the food being extremely tasty and well presented, the service was fantastic! They were all so friendly and really looked after us, thanks guys! Xx

Thank Leonoratess
Reviewed 1 week ago

I ate here with a large party over the weekend - we pre booked a surprise meal for a family member's birthday. The food was pre-ordered and was absolutely delicious. The gravy on the Sunday roast was amazing. We all had desserts and they were...More

Thank llxpink
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were lucky to get a table here last week. We both had the soup to start. My wife followed this with cod loin and I had the chicken. We finished off the evening with deserts. All was very tasty and well presented. Their staff...More

Thank Yet-another-foodie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked for my birthday meal it was totally amazing! Great food great service we will defiantly be returning

Thank melissaspeight14
Reviewed 1 week ago

Restaurant is great,we had a table upstairs which was lovely. Food is fantastic all our dishes were delicious, wine list great and good service Very impressed overall

Thank U6341AHbarbarac
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were lucky to get a table for four mid-week and in September, so not in the main season. The restaurant was full with a pleasant ambience and good service. The food was good. I had the double baked cheese soufflé to start, one of...More

Thank Richard G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here a couple of weeks ago & managed to get a table before it became full. Food was lovely. I had soup to start followed by beef cheeks. My partner had prawns followed by a burger. It was the nicest meal I've had in...More

Thank Julie G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely meal here. Even the simplest dishes had a lot of flavour, like the soup starter.....delicious. Great service, even though busy Saturday night. Not unreasonably priced.

Thank Kate L
PortoManagement, General Manager at Porto Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Kate Thank you for joining us on Saturday. Its great to get such lovely feedback. We look forward to your next visit. Regards The Porto Team

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29 July 2017|
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Response from PortoManagement | Property representative |
Jericho's is in Windermere but easily walkable down the hill to us in around 10/15 mins. A local taxi company can take you back up it won't cost more than £5.00. Unfortunately we are not open on Sunday evenings. Sunday... More
Lorna C
18 December 2016|
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Response from Chris G | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure there have been children there when we have visited in the past. You certainly won't regret the service, ambiance or food quality for you fathers 70th. Enjoy!!
18 December 2016|
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Response from MrBcheshire | Reviewed this property |
Not sure for a set menu but when we went there it was very reasonable and dinner for 2 including wine was less than £80 from memory. If you call them I am sure they will tell you the prices. I hope this helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$27
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
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Ash Street | An Award Winning Restaurant 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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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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