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Stella at Linthwaite House

Crook Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3JA, England
+44 15394 88600
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“cakes” (10 reviews)
“brownie” (3 reviews)
“sausage rolls” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Crook Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3JA, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my son went there for lunch today I’ve been told about there beautiful steak. But it was wrong time only bar snacks I tried food I’ve never heard of the flavours were mouth watering. I booked back in 7.30 the same evening I...More

Thank Namoi B
JeanLC2017, Public Relations Manager at Stella at Linthwaite House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Namoi B, Thank you very much for this review; it was wonderful and we are delighted you enjoyed your time with us! We look forward to welcoming you and your family back in the not too distant future. Kind regards, The Linthwaite House Team

Reviewed August 13, 2017

Beautifully situated with fabulous views over Windermere, we went here for my wife's birthday. The food was outstanding, the service excellence and the ambience lovely. One thing that struck us was the enthusiasm and loyalty of the staff and the excitement for the forthcoming re-development....More

2  Thank RichardVUK
Reviewed May 27, 2017

Really enjoyed our afternoon tea here. Good selection of sandwiches and the cake tier was really yummy! Would be five stars except that the little bakewell tart type cakes had been slightly over cooked and a couple of the scones were savoury which I thought...More

1  Thank A W
Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

Had the pleasure of being taken here for a surprise meal for my second wedding anniversary. Was easy enough to find. Set in beautiful surroundings and stunning views. We were greeted by warm staff who were extremely friendly throughout our stay. We managed to pick...More

Thank clareb82
Reviewed May 20, 2017

Have dined frequently at this hotel over many years without a problem. However, recently we booked for lunch on a Saturday with an 11:30 am start with coffee in the lounge. Upon arrival we were told that the staff who took our booking had made...More

2  Thank lovesallfood805
Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

A very special place with old world comforts, impeccable service and the type of pampering I've never enjoyed at hotels three times the price. The food is another story (and a better one!). It is simply outstanding across the board. The chef, his kitchen staff...More

Thank Foosh9
Reviewed February 21, 2017

My husband too us for a lovely early anniversary afternoon tea at the Hillthwaite. He contacted the hotel prior to our visit to let them know I would be needing a gluten free option which wasn't a problem at all with a little notice. The...More

1  Thank Rebecca H
Reviewed February 20, 2017

Very pleasant and romantic setting for our Valentines night - wonderful ambiance and a reasonably priced bottle of Merlot for those of us on a budget though could spend £ 250 + on a bottle of champers !!

Thank blackwellmaxprestonb
Reviewed December 9, 2016

I can honestly say that this meal is one of the best gastro experiences I've had. Every course was delicious and the presentation and service was fantastic.

1  Thank Michelle P
Reviewed November 30, 2016 via mobile

We visited for Sunday lunch. Extremely comfortable place, great views over Windermere. The food was nice, quite fussy, tasty and as we expected well presented. Nice staff, made us very welcome.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$60
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crook Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3JA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 88600
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At Stella, the innovative new restaurant at Linthwaite House, guests can sample some of the finest cuisine in the Lake District, based on locally sourced and organic produce that portrays the best of the Cumbrian region and the season. Menus are influenced by international celebrity chef Ritu Dalmia and her passion for the Italian style of cooking.
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