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Jackson's Bistro

West End, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EE, England
+44 15394 46264
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (182 reviews)
“lamb henry” (33 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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West End, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EE, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Been here for last 10 years it is best restaurant in Lake District food was superb value for money and the owner and staff are friendly attentive and professional first tried here on off chance ten years ago now we go every visit as it...More

1  Thank Heidimay3
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Telephone booking on the same day very polite and helpful. On arrival quickly shown to our table by I assume the Owner/manager who could not be more accommodating as to our comfort and seating satisfaction. We started with a selection of breads humus and olives....More

1  Thank weekender48
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went here on a Saturday night and were so impressed we went back Sunday. Steak with the blue cheese sauce was perfect. Manager was an absolute gentleman. Could highly recommend

1  Thank boveedy
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Was recommended this restaurant , and we were glad we were . The food was very good , great service , not rushed , food was just pretentious enough to be posh , but not Over the top , my wife and I both loved...More

1  Thank Tony Q
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been to Jackson’s Bistro before, & so pleased we did our meal was delicious, staff brilliant so friendly atmosphere just great, looking forward to coming back on our next visit.

1  Thank dobbo141
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been visiting Jacksons Bistro now for the past 16 years and its by far still the best I have ever been to. It is the main reason both my husband and I visit the Lake District at least once a year. Their 'special...More

1  Thank mrshjinks
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I dined at Jackson’s tonight and were thrilled with the whole experience! The staff were perfectly attentive-timely, showing interest but not intrusive. The food came in good time but, again, we were in no way rushed. The quality of the food was...More

1  Thank erm2009
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The prix fixe menu (before 6.30pm) is exceptional value. Three courses for £17.95. Starter(me/partner) - pancake with (mild) Cajun chicken (stuffed mushrooms) - main: lamb and Black pudding casserole in thick tasty gravy with a beautifully tied parcel of vegetables (chicken with Bolognese sauce -...More

1  Thank MikeEaglescliffe
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can’t compliment Jackson’s Bistro enough. Visited 2 years ago and it was very good, just shy of 5 stars, but it’s had a few minor changes and it’s certainly one of the best places to eat in Bowness. The staff are fantastic - attentive,...More

1  Thank MSmithUK123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a romantic meal in this lovely restaurant. The food was superb as was the service. Couldn't fault anything, the whole experience was brilliant

1  Thank ajdstockport
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Mal F
16 April 2018|
Response from squash48 | Reviewed this property |
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15 April 2018|
Response from ivan_gray3 | Reviewed this property |
Im not sure but it was open 5pm onwards when we booked , and you need to book for evening meals but well worth it
4 April 2018|
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Response from karen f | Reviewed this property |
Just looked they definitely do gluten free 💪🏽
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: West End, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 46264
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