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The Log House

Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0DN, England
+44 15394 31077
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (75 reviews)
“potato skins” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
British, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0DN, England
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1 - 10 of 279 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Says don't cater for children under 12 years of of age but my kids are good eaters and we're very welcomed. Loverly reception , greeting and menu you to cater for all our tastes. Food excellent , great ambience and very friendly staff . The...More

Thank Darin Paul H
Reviewed yesterday

served on a hot stone to cook to your liking, friendly service,historic building former home reknowned local artist

Thank dmeldmel
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here for steak night whilst we were staying over. We were very impressed! We had the flat steak and a surf & turf the the quality and quantity of food we received was outstanding. We love the idea that your meat comes out...More

Thank Laura C
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear LauraTallulah Thank you for your fantastic review which I will share with the rest of the Team and I am glad that you enjoyed your visit

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Another brilliant meal at the Log House with my boy. Although we hadn't booked we got a table and ordered a Flatiron steak and a burger with spicy Buffalo wings for starters. Wow! So impressed with the food and friendly service. Would recommend booking as...More

1  Thank Andy S
D H, Manager at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Andy S Thank you for your review and we are glad that you both enjoyed your visit with us.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I again visited the Log House to experience their steak individually cooked on a Lav stone, and again it was first rate. The service was OK but two pretty waitresses rather than two men of a certain age would have much more...More

Thank HappytravellerBT436N
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear HappytravellerBT436N It was good to see you again and thank you for the review.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Log House proved to be one of the most memorable meals of our trip to the Lake District. We booked our reservation the day before by popping in on the way back from a walk. The staff we're friendly and helpful, with quirky personalities;...More

Thank Manxmo
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Manxmo Thank you for the great review and we do remember your visit with us, we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at 5.45, needing to eat before getting on the road. We'd already stopped at 3 places that only opened at 6.30. We were ushered to a window seat and looked after so well we forgot we were almost the only people there! The...More

Thank Wol1959
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Wol1959 Thank you for taking the time to post such a great review and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and myself were staying at a self catering lodge on a midweek break in the lake district and thought we'd go out to treat ourselves one night. We had been past The Log House on a few occasions and the building always looked...More

Thank Andy46_11
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Andy46_11 Thank you for your review and I will share it with the rest of the Team, it was great to meet you and we look forward to seeing you again in the future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Log House was recommended by a friend and did not disappoint. Due to heavy rain we arrived before our booked time but received a friendly welcome. The owner introduced himself and told us that he came to the Log House as a chef seeking...More

Thank Patrick B
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Patrick B It was good to meet you and yes I remember your visit with us here at the Log House. I will share your comments with the rest of our Team here and we very much look forward to seeing you the next...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I visited for the first time and were very impressed, we ordered the steak deal, 2 steaks plus a bottle of wine for £40 a couple. We weren't disappointed it was delicious and the service was friendly with no rushing. Also had...More

Thank Lorna S
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Lorna S Thank you so much for the fantastic review and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

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raintonred
5 November 2016|
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Hi, are dogs allowed?
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SteveE10102015
4 November 2015|
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Response from D H | Property representative |
Yes we are able to seat 28 as a group dependant on date time etc. We would be able to supply menus for arranging a pre order of meals and we would require a £5.00 per head deposit at the time of booking Regards Daryl
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$17 - US$49
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0DN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Ambleside
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 31077
  • E-mail
Description
Now over 100 years old, the Log House was imported from Norway by the celebrated artist Alfred Heaton Cooper.

Steak on the Stone is a meal like no other. A meal where you have the opportunity to cook your food exactly as you like. With innovative SteakStones products, The Log House are bringing the mouthwatering versatility of this meal to you.

We hope that you enjoy this unique culinary experience.

We do allow children into the restaurant but please be aware that we do not have a specific children's menu.
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