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The Fulling Mill

Rydal Road, Ambleside LA22 9AN, England
+44 15394 32137
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish pie” (51 reviews)
“dressed crab” (17 reviews)
“prawn ravioli” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Rydal Road, Ambleside LA22 9AN, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The fulling mill was a great sight after a full day of boat trips on Windermere. My wife chose the fish pie full of juicy chunks of loverly hot fish and a creamy mash on top , I had the beef goulash and very yummy...More

Thank Jimpendrigh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We're have visited here the last 3 visits to lake district and it doesn't fail to impress. Amazing fresh home cooked food. Great service. The sharer platters are to die for. Real special treat eating here

Thank babeingwent
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Found this walking around village and was drawn by the fairy lights and stream running to the the older water mill. What a beautiful location. Very impressed by menu. Friendly, welcoming and professional staff. Food wash simple but delicious, good hearty dishes. Price was pretty...More

Thank James M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited ‘The Fulling Mill’ last year, service and food was excellent so decided to book for our repeat family holiday. Food was beautiful and service exceptional. Friendly, efficient and worth every penny. Would definitely eat here again and would recommend to others.

Thank Cyrs77
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sad and surprised to read the previous review as we have just been for a meal here and found it all very nice. We've been to Ambleside many times before and hope to come many times again and this will certainly be on our list...More

1  Thank MerlinwizardYork
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a very nice meal at the Fulling Mill in Ambleside. We had burgers and pasta, all of which were nicely presented and very nice. Decent prices and friendly and efficient service means I’d recommend this restaurant.

2  Thank Derek P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I found this place after we had completed a 5 k walk. The staff were very friendly and the food delicious. I had an amazing steak burger served with fabulous handcut chips. As I cannot eat bread i did not have the...More

Thank freedomgirl50
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Ate here after being recommended by our host. An interesting building which has retained many original features. A good menu choice, very nice and tasty food and extremely pleasant staff. Well worth a visit.

1  Thank VCWestMidlands
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

We visited this restaurant twice during our week in Ambleside. Both times it was superb. Great and friendly staff, and the food was sensational. Starters of Peppered Mackerel on horseradish potato salad and then Pan Seared Scallops with Bury Black Pudding in garlic butter. Mains,...More

1  Thank Simon F
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

This is a 15th century mill and some of the gears and equipment are still suspended from ceilings and add character and charm. A real bonus is the view out to the Bridge House. What really sets this restaurant apart, however, is the excellent service...More

Thank Bartonbears
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5 November 2017|
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Response from Giuseppe L | Reviewed this property |
I would say yes. The food was good and the staff was very friendly.
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Richard P
6 July 2017|
Response from Dániel B | Reviewed this property |
Hello Richard! Yes it is, you can bring in dogs on the ground floor at the bar area. 😊 Daniel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rydal Road, Ambleside LA22 9AN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Ambleside
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 32137
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