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Jackson's Bistro

West End, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EE, England
+44 15394 46264
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (166 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
West End, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EE, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We pre booked a table for Saturday night for 4 people . Its a small, modern , very clean restaurant both up and downstairs , lovely décor throughout . The staff were very welcoming and there's a nice person touch that the owner took our...More

2  Thank pony36
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Came here after reading the reviews and what a joke We were left on our own for quite a while after being shown our table. Finally got our orders in and was expecting decent food. My loin of cod was so dry. I had what...More

Thank Monkey168
Reviewed 4 days ago

Good food with a good selection for all tastes, desert was wonderful, great service, staff very friendly and helpful, bigger inside than it looks from the outside, lovely atmosphere would go again.

2  Thank Robert R R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first visit and if we were in the area for longer, we would certainly return. We enjoying a starter sharing seafood platter followed by

2  Thank Julie S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our second and last time at Jackson's bistro. Prior to ordering we were asked 3 times if we wanted wine, I told the waiter 3 times once I'd chosen my food I'd order some wine. The starters arrived and definitely didn't look or...More

Thank BBettie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our second visit here, though it is over twelve months since our last one. Lovely place and friendly staff. To be honest, although what we had to eat was very nice, we both felt it was not as good as our last visit. I started...More

2  Thank Janmiker
Reviewed 1 week ago

The portion sizes are reasonable and the food is good quality (we ate a la carte), but the menu is a little confusing as they have a set menu which looked good value but was different dishes from the main (eg a duo of duck...More

2  Thank Businesstravelsadrag
Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't normally write reviews but so disappointed with Jackson's today. It was always one of our favourite restaurants, we could always rely on good service and good food. My husband and I have always enjoyed our meals there and have had family celebrations there on...More

1  Thank Robert C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food great service great evening! Thank you! Nobody was disappointed with their choices! Super menu ! Good quality food at a very reasonable price! Wine was so good! Such a fabulous choice! Then you all so much 😇

2  Thank Janette M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The four of us chose different dishes and we were undecided as to who had made the best choices. The food was tasty and well presented. The staff were friendly and happy, despite being very busy. If there is any criticism it would only be...More

2  Thank Mary F
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Reebekahleigh
14 July 2017|
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Response from Mark D | Reviewed this property |
We also dress smart wherever we go Get your glad rags on and go for it
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Shirley W
13 January 2017|
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Response from HanM68259 | Reviewed this property |
Hey, I think I managed to find a photograph of the menu here on trip advisor or maybe try their Facebook page? The restaurant itself is small but very cosy with the option to dine down stairs as well. Hope this helps a... More
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Chris M
18 December 2016|
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Response from 766Mike | Reviewed this property |
Not sure better to ring the Restaurant am sure they would accommodate you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
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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