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The Log House

Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0DN, England
+44 15394 31077
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (123 reviews)
“potato skins” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, British, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0DN, England
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1 - 10 of 388 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A lovely building, a friendly welcome, we ordered French onion soup, breads, oils & olives to start which was all delicious followed by tuna steak, steaks & steak pie, it was a different experience to cook your own steaks on hot stones... We thoroughly enjoyed...More

Thank Kazzo2014
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Kazzo2014 Thank you so much for the great review and we are glad that you enjoyed your experience with the Hot Stones, and we look forward to seeing you again in the future.

Reviewed 4 days ago

Situated just outside Ambleside town centre this place gets booked up early so take note of that! The menus are a little limited and strangely if you order a steak of any sort they present it sealed by the chef and on a stone that...More

Thank SimonSaint
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Simon Saint Thank you for your review regarding your visit, Steak stones are our little piece of culinary theatre which we feel we promote extensively and diners are made aware prior to ordering how the stone dishes work.

Reviewed 6 days ago

Had a great steak here and a lovelly bottle of rosé wine. restaurant had a nice ambiance and staff were friendly. Would defiantly eat here again and again.

1  Thank RovingMe
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear RovingMe Thank you for the great review and we are glad that you enjoyed your steak and rose wine and we look forward seeing you again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We would like to thank the staff for making our 2 nights stay here amazing it was a gift for Xmas & the place is great.staff very friendly.food amazing we both loved the mushroom starter so tasty .bedrooms were clean complementary tea coffee etc. We...More

Thank holmes5775
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear holmes5775 Thank you so much for the fantastic review and it was a pleasure to meet you both and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I visited The Log House for the second time . The food , presentation ,service and hygiene and price is 5 star* I am sure the next time we visit the lakes this hidden treasure will be on our list .

Thank Kerry P
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Kerry P Thank you for the great review and we are glad that you enjoyed your second visit here with us.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed an evening at this restaurant on a recent weekend break. It was recommended by the owner of the guest house we stayed at and it was great. Specialising in steak cooked which you cook yourself on a hot slate at the table. We...More

Thank Martin R
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Martin R Thank you so much for the great review and we are glad that you enjoyed your visit here with us.

Reviewed May 14, 2018

This is a friendly restaurant, over the road from the Fisherbeck hotel. The manager was friendly and professional. Ambiance in the restaurant is good, modern interior. Recommend you book, and ask to sit upstairs, otherwise you could be downstairs without a view. Starters are average...More

Thank Scampmeisters
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded May 15, 2018

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

Reviewed May 13, 2018

We went to the Log House after a day in the fells so we were tired and hungry. The restaurant is light and airy with lovely views into fields and into Loughrigg fell. The steaks were fabulous, very tender and juicy, they came with well...More

Thank HelenD166
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded May 13, 2018

Dear HelenD166 Thank you for your great review and we are glad that you enjoyed your evening with us at the Log House.

Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

This was our third visit to the log house and we thoroughly enjoyed our meals. We both had the steak on the hot rocks and the red wine which comes with the meal is absolutely lovely. Fast service, friendly and the atmosphere is cosy and...More

Thank NicandDarren
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded May 5, 2018

Dear NicandDarren Thank you for the review and it was great to see you again. We are glad that you enjoy our style of cooking and look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed April 30, 2018

Nice food friendly staff and tasty wine too, not expensive for Ambleside. Outside seating which looks inviting. A must if you want a relaxing experience

Thank manjid2016
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2018

Dear manjid2016 Thank you for the fantastic review and we are glad that you enjoyed your visit with us and we look forward to seeing you again.

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739Erica63
March 18, 2018|
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Response from D H | Property representative |
Thank you for your support
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Bren07England
October 14, 2017|
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Response from D H | Property representative |
Hi not as yet however the menu will be on our website shortly
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Teresa L
October 8, 2017|
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Yes they do although lots to choose from
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$17 - US$50
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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
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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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