We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Grill & Smokehouse Restaurant

Crook Road, Windermere LA23 3NF, England
+44 15394 45225
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good21%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“wild boar” (176 reviews)
“steak” (113 reviews)
“baked alaska” (13 reviews)
Opens in 27 min
All hours
British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Crook Road, Windermere LA23 3NF, England
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (521)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 521 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great meal served by the lovely Alina from Romania. First class steaks with all the trimmings and a fine easy feeling restaurant.

Thank Fraser S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing food yet again, this restaurant never disappoints. Both myself and my partner had a Rib-eye steak which was cooked to perfection, I would highly recommend. Then for dessert I had the sticky toffee pudding, again this was a very generous portion size and absolutely...More

Thank natalie w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great food, great service, great steak, lovely small restaurant in a great location, we will definitely be returning to this restaurant for another fillet steak

Thank grpburns1970
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good selection of food on the menu, nice ambience, not cheap but not extortionate. Was the nicest looking place within 10 mins of my hotel, and I would eat here again.

Thank Lori-Lee M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful venue. Food amazing and staff very helpful in helping me to make the table look spectacular. I will be back!

Thank Helenvb2015
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Excellent place. Good service, terrific atmosphere, polite and helpful staff. Think I have forgotten something. Oh, yes, the food . . . excellent. Best fillet steak I have tasted for a long time. Lovely meal. If ever in the area again, I would definitely come...More

Thank Christopher H
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Visited the Wild Boar on a Wednesday evening in April having driven past it the previous day on the way to our hotel. We thought it looked like a place with a warm atmospheric feel, perfect for a cozy night, and we were not disappointed....More

1  Thank Stuart F
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We arrived at The Wild Board Grill & Smokehouse one night in March, it was pouring down outside, as we rushed inside we were welcomed by lovely staff & a warm, friendly atmosphere. The menu has great choice in all courses and the food served...More

Thank Littlej21
Reviewed 12 April 2017

The Wild Boar Grill and Smokehouse has quite a reputation and you really need to book well in advance. We were on a Saturday night and despite being informed that the only table available was at 2045 we were a bit surprised to find the...More

Thank RichardVUK
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Everything we had was amazing but the duo of Fillet Steak was top-notch. At breakfast we were spoilt for choice too.

Thank cashers2014
Nearby Restaurants
The Brown Horse
223 reviews
2.50 km away
Sun Inn
323 reviews
2.91 km away
Watermill Inn Restaurant
175 reviews
3.44 km away
Watermill Inn & Brewing Co.
505 reviews
3.44 km away
Nearby Attractions
Blackwell Arts and Crafts House
559 reviews
3.48 km away
The World of Beatrix Potter
1,765 reviews
3.59 km away
Brant Fell Above the Bustle
93 reviews
2.69 km away
The Fun Factory Bowness
114 reviews
3.92 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Grill & Smokehouse Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crook Road, Windermere LA23 3NF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 45225
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at The Wild Boar