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Porto Restaurant

3 Ash Street | An Award Winning Restaurant 5 Minutes Walk From Lake Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EB, England
+44 15394 48242
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
3 Ash Street | An Award Winning Restaurant 5 Minutes Walk From Lake Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EB, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Two of us went here the other night. Premises quite nice. Food was only average especially for the highish prices. Perhaps either we were unlucky on that evening or our choice of food, because our experience was nowhere near the 5 stars posted by many...More

Thank Geordiediner43
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A really lovely restaurant. Staff were all brilliant, food was gorgeous. The dauphinois potatoes were the best I’ve ever had. Atmosphere was perfect, pudding and liquor coffee were also fantastic. Couldn’t rate it highly enough. Thanks for a great evening

Thank elizabethtweed
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked late Friday for Saturday night. The service was first class, the food was outstanding & the atmosphere great. All the staff were great but one waitress in particular (forgot her name - too much red wine) went over and above for everyone. Nothing was...More

Thank Robby-york
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate on the early evening menu - two courses for £17 - a bargain. The food was of a very high standard. I had the chicken livers to start which was wonderfully flavoured - a real triumph. My wife had the homemade tomato soup...More

Thank HungryTravellerAscot
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just left this restaurant after enjoying a lovely meal with with my wife. Great place, great food and great staff

Thank mjglover
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very welcoming restaurant with friendly staff. Excellent food. I had pork loin which was delicious and the lamb rump was the best my wife said she every tasted. The apple crumble cheesecake was also a nice twist to 2 ordinary desserts. Would definitely go again...More

Thank CJSSouthampton
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful meal experienced with my wife at Porto. I had the deconstructed beef and red wine pie of the day, my wife had chicken dish. Both were excellent, the service was brilliant too. Absolutely spotless and such a pleasant staff. Will definitely eat here again...More

Thank iaindwallace
Reviewed 1 week ago

Turned up with no booking on a busy night and were treated so kindly!! Managed to get the two seater balcony table - what an experience! Gorgeous setting, perfect for people watching and really attentive staff!! Took friends back the following evening and we were...More

2  Thank Andrea S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We called in here by chance and would definitely return. From our arrival to departure, the service was impeccable. We dined on the roof terrace which was a charming oasis of calm away from the hustle and bustle of Bowness on a Sunday afternoon in...More

2  Thank Ian C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Porto on Thursday evening. The staff were very welcoming and the food and drinks were excellent. Will definitely visit again.

Thank Lynne C
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Sunny R
June 7, 2018|
Response from TomGSt_Albans | Reviewed this property |
We had lunch there by from recollection I would guess about £35 a head for three courses for dinner and I think wine starts high teens but not sure.
Lynn M
June 1, 2018|
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Response from PortoManagement | Property representative |
We are just a 5 minute walk away.
May 20, 2018|
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Response from PortoManagement | Property representative |
Thank you for contacting us. Our downstairs area is dog friendly. When booking please notify us that you are bringing your four legged friend! Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Ash Street | An Award Winning Restaurant 5 Minutes Walk From Lake Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 48242
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Just a five minute stroll from the shores of Lake Windermere. Serving food all day with indoor and outdoor seating areas
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