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Sheila's Cottage Restaurant

The Slack, Ambleside LA22 9DQ, England
+44 15394 33079
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
The Slack, Ambleside LA22 9DQ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Another lovely meal. Tried a different starter and main both very good. The staff are always friendly and helpful.

Thank alisonmartin239
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

So many places in Ambleside seem to have "fancy" things on their menu and have forgotten that lots of children don't like "weird cheese" and "funny sounding beans". Sheila's has a lovely varied menu. We all had something different and we were all impressed. The...More

Thank Elaine L
Reviewed 6 days ago

Friendly relaxed and comfortable atmosphere. Varied menu well presented with not too long a wait. Staff helpful and attentive throughout.

Thank Gerry H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Good service, very friendly. Particularly enjoyed the waiter entertaining a child at a neighbouring table. Food excellent, sausage very tasty.

Thank grannybBirmingham
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited twice for dinner during out 5 days in Ambleside and both times the food was excellent. Has Sausage Champ and Chicken Kiev and both were beautifully cooked; credit to the chefs. Service is attentive and friendly. We wil be back when next in the...More

Thank Elaine R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited on Saturday night , food is delicious service very attentive and reasonable prices too , highly recommended

Thank morgo2212
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Shelia's Cottage for the second time the other day. We enjoyed a very pleasant meal in relaxed surroundings. Service was prompt without being annoying, and the food was good. It was a nice change to see a few more traditional choices on the...More

Thank Louise H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I didn't like the sound of the daily home made soup so didn't try it (carrot, honey and ginger in case you do like the sound of it :) everyone is different!) Lovely fresh artisan bread for or sandwiches! They're happy to adapt food so...More

Thank PrincessPenelopeAFK
Reviewed 1 week ago

We popped in for an early tea and had an excellent meal. We went for starter and main and were full so no room for dessert. We had the belly pork and the filo basket with fish in, both really good and the quality of...More

Thank Duderoo1975
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visit Ambleside probably 4 times a year and usually have one meal at Sheilas, this last time my wife had a Steak Pie and i had the Haddoock and chips, my wife's was ok but mine was ridiculous, it ought to have been called...More

Thank tony w
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 46
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Slack, Ambleside LA22 9DQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Ambleside
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 33079
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