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Jester Court Birch Street | Windermere, Windermere LA23 1DS, England
+44 15394 44854
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (137 reviews)
“bruschetta” (13 reviews)
“italian food” (19 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Jester Court Birch Street | Windermere, Windermere LA23 1DS, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We've eaten in the past & decided to celebrate a birthday as we really enjoyed our previous visit meal. The front entrance & bar area was busy & we were shown to a table in the back. The server was fantastic & very helpful. She...More

Thank jaydale
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Eaten here to-night Food was ok totally empty 7.30pm Friday 3 tables in use Some of the tables are high barstool tables some ordinary ,apparently it's a tapas .or Is it an Italian, I was confused . We had been Before when it was an...More

1  Thank Peter J
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Been before but believed had changed hands as name now Cantina Same manager running front of house. Wine was £6 for a small glass. £11 for a mediocre lasagne and £12 for calzone that wasnt cooked. Starter of various breads with oils comprised of 5...More

Thank Angela N
Reviewed 27 March 2017

So we stopped by here off the back of a local recommendation that the old (succesful) owner had returned to re-vamp the menu and atmosphere of the establishment. First off, we ate on a Saturday night and there were perhaps 4 other tables being used...More

Thank Robert N
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We have ate here on a number of occasions while in the lakes, it is now called Cantina. It is a wine and tapas bar now. We went yesterday and had a nice evening, Giovani has taken it over again and is a fantastic host....More

1  Thank IreneCat2528
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Ate here last Friday and wish we hadn't bothered. It was teaming down with rain and we didn't want to wander too far so we ended up here. Had tomato garlic bread to start which was very stodgy, calzone was not cooked as it had...More

2  Thank Dawn M
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely interior, staff and food - we had a pleasant couple of hours there. Would recommend to others for a special meal.

2  Thank BadgerKP
Reviewed 10 September 2016

The restaurant was not open until 1700 but the staff allowed us to stay out of the rain and have a drink. The food was plentiful and very nice in its presentation. The service was good and was fairly attentive without been overpowering. Sat away...More

1  Thank Jamie B
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We visited here for the second time and the food was nice, but can't be described as anything more than average. We had garlic bread and mushroom starters. The garlic and herb bread was better than last time, as previously you could not taste the...More

Thank SLeeH
Reviewed 7 September 2016

A first class restaurant with a log burning oven that gave the food a very good taste, can get busy recommend that you book in advance.

Thank Douglas R
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Anne D
Can I view a menu please?
19 July 2016|
Response from mfd79 | Reviewed this property |
ask the restaurant.
Shirley M
Can you accept dogs
16 June 2016|
Response from Daveikin | Reviewed this property |
Id say not..I it's a nice restaurant. .maybe dogs allowed outside
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jester Court Birch Street | Windermere, Windermere LA23 1DS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 44854
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