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The Log House

Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0DN, England
+44 15394 31077
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“steak” (116 reviews)
“potato skins” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, British, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0DN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed an evening at this restaurant on a recent weekend break. It was recommended by the owner of the guest house we stayed at and it was great. Specialising in steak cooked which you cook yourself on a hot slate at the table. We...More

Thank Martin R
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Martin R Thank you so much for the great review and we are glad that you enjoyed your visit here with us.

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a friendly restaurant, over the road from the Fisherbeck hotel. The manager was friendly and professional. Ambiance in the restaurant is good, modern interior. Recommend you book, and ask to sit upstairs, otherwise you could be downstairs without a view. Starters are average...More

Thank Scampmeisters
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Scampmeisters Thank you for your review and we are glad that you enjoyed your visit with us.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to the Log House after a day in the fells so we were tired and hungry. The restaurant is light and airy with lovely views into fields and into Loughrigg fell. The steaks were fabulous, very tender and juicy, they came with well...More

Thank HelenD166
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear HelenD166 Thank you for your great review and we are glad that you enjoyed your evening with us at the Log House.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our third visit to the log house and we thoroughly enjoyed our meals. We both had the steak on the hot rocks and the red wine which comes with the meal is absolutely lovely. Fast service, friendly and the atmosphere is cosy and...More

Thank NicandDarren
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear NicandDarren Thank you for the review and it was great to see you again. We are glad that you enjoy our style of cooking and look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice food friendly staff and tasty wine too, not expensive for Ambleside. Outside seating which looks inviting. A must if you want a relaxing experience

Thank manjid2016
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear manjid2016 Thank you for the fantastic review and we are glad that you enjoyed your visit with us and we look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 15 April 2018

we visited this establishment on fri 6th april while on holiday with some friends we were quite astonished to find it very welcoming and friendly our meals were fantastic the service was brilliant we ordered the specials which were 2 flat steaks plus bottle of...More

Thank mike t
D H, Manager at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2018

Dear mike t Thank you for the great review and we are glad that you enjoyed your visit with us.

Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Small friendly hotel/restaurant (staff could not do enough for you )Room clean and modern,water presure a bit dodgy?Shower went of a couple of times whilst in there.Had steak on hot stone and wine both very good with good service!!Breakfast was superb..Well done loghouse was a...More

Thank Kurt L
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2018

Dear Kurt L Thank you so much for the review and we are glad that you enjoyed your visit with us. We apologise for the dodgy water pressure but it is the quirkyness of staying in a Log Cabin I am afraid.

Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

This was the best value visit to this area of of The Lake District that my wife and myself have made for several years. We make a couple of visits every year and have done so for many years due to family history ! This...More

Thank paul k
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

Dear paul k Thank you so much for taking the time to post such a fantastic review, which is very much appreciated, and I will share it with the rest of the Team here. We do try very hard in all aspects of the business...More

Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

I booked over 6 months ago. My credit card expired. I tried contacting several times by phone and email to rectify the situation (I thought I had). It appeared the owner had been out of the country for weeks/months leaving the business to his brother...More

Thank Juliawalton
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

Thank you for your review Our original review which stated the true facts regarding your booking has been taken down by the administrators of Trip Advisor, which we are not surprised at. Obviously as you have stated your card had expired or was declined originally...More

Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Called in early Saturday evening and lucky to get a table for 6 as soon filled up. Had the t-bone and wine offer which worked out at £25 pp and was very good as steak was huge and served on a hot stone with mustard,...More

1  Thank paulr9cr
D H, Owner at The Log House, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Dear paulr9cr Thank you for the great review and have taken your comment onboard regarding the chips, however we do have hand cut fries on offer as a side order if required as shown on the menu.

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18 March 2018|
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Thank you for your support
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15 October 2017|
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Hi not as yet however the menu will be on our website shortly
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8 October 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$17 - US$51
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0DN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Ambleside
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 31077
  • E-mail
Description
Now over 100 years old, the Log House was imported from Norway by the celebrated artist Alfred Heaton Cooper. Steak on the Stone is a meal like no other. A meal where you have the opportunity to cook your food exactly as you like. With innovative SteakStones products, The Log House are bringing the mouthwatering versatility of this meal to you. We hope that you enjoy this unique culinary experience. We do allow children into the restaurant but please be aware that we do not have a specific children's menu.
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