There is a great choice for eating out in the village, with four pubs all of which serve food at lunchtime and in the evenings till 9pm. There are also several cafes open during the day, 7 days a week.
All are within 6 mins walk of the house.
Queens Head – Tel. 015394 36271
A pub with loads of atmosphere and a great dining experience with a frequently changing menu of freshly cooked local produce.
Live musical entertaining is often played here at the weekends after 9pm
Kings Arms – Tel. 015394 36372
Good selection of local beers including Hawkshead Bitter. Separate Dining Room and small bar serving the same popular ‘pub type’ menu.
The Bar is cosy with a real fire, is popular with walkers and their dogs and often has live musical entertainment at the weekends
Sun Inn – Tel. 015394 36236
The pub has a large bar area and a smaller dining room and large sports events are shown on the bar TV.
Red Lion Tel. 015394 36213
This pub serves good food at a reasonable price and is popular with families, also has a TV area showing sports events.
Drunken Duck Inn Tel: 015394 36347 (10 mins drive away)
This Gastro Pub/Restaurant serves an ethically produced, locally sourced, seasonal menu as well as brewing its own beer. It is very popular and requires advance booking.
Within 15 mins drive, there are several traditional pubs all serving food and Ambleside also offers a good selection of cafes and restaurants, as well as some quick food outlets.