We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ash Cottage - CLOSED

Red Lion Square, Grasmere LA22 9SS, England
+44 15394 35224
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible13%
6 Nov 2015
“'great food, great place'”
7 Oct 2015
“Not Good Value For Money ”
Restaurant Hours Closed
British, Italian, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Red Lion Square, Grasmere LA22 9SS, England
All Details
Reviews (107)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 107 reviews

Reviewed 7 November 2015

excellent place for an evening meal in a stylish and comfortable atmosphere. Food was delicious - piping hot and generous portions.

1  Thank Rachel H
Reviewed 7 October 2015 via mobile

We visited Ash Cottage on my wife's birthday on 2nd October. The bus stop is a stones throw away from this restaurant so ideally placed in Grasmere. Firstly the drinks a pint of larger and a large glass of pinot grigio cost £11.50 which I...More

2  Thank Yogi533
Reviewed 6 October 2015 via mobile

We stopped in for a coffee and ending up having lunch. The weather was great and they have a large patio area. We had the Baguette sandwiches and wow they were good! Served on a board with chips and salad. Great value! Very good service,...More

Thank Liambe
Reviewed 25 September 2015 via mobile

Decided to try this place and ordered fish and chips. Wow!!! The fish was incredible!! Really moist and cooked in a fine coating of beer batter. The chips were also really scrumptious. We were waited on quickly and staff were pleasant. In fact, we liked...More

1  Thank Linda J
Reviewed 21 September 2015 via mobile

Beautiful food, Romantic atmosphere and looked after by Daniel the Spanish waiter - thank you - would come back - hearty food x

1  Thank Natasha1972
Reviewed 16 September 2015

Looking round Grasmear we found this restaurant opposite the Red Lion a Best Weston, which we found out had taken over Ash Cottage. The food we found well presented the chips are great as was my steak with a salad. Very friendly service it is...More

1  Thank rogthehat
Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

I can defo recommend Ash Cottage for food. We were received by very courteous staff & had a broad choice of food. We had the haddock which was HUGE & tasted gorrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrgeous! Service was quick, the food was hot & the ambience was good and...More

1  Thank Dennis H
Reviewed 8 September 2015

The food here was great and very affordable to other establishments in the village. Very friendly staff providing table service. The lamb casserole was delious, my partner went got the fish and chips which was huge and looked amazing. See you agin on our next...More

Thank Ben K
Reviewed 3 September 2015 via mobile

I've been there with my friend to take a meal and it was gorgeous. We had a lamb and lasagne (veg one). The lamb was like home made and we really enjoy the meal. Dani our waiter he was kind and friendly! We recomend the...More

Thank Manuela G
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Ash cottage had just been taken over and we were the very first customers to eat there. Made us feel very welcome and we even got a glass of champagne, which was a lovely touch. Best homemade chunky chips !

Thank Michael E
Nearby Restaurants
Baldry's Tea Room
1,020 reviews
.02 km away
Jumble Room
1,047 reviews
.09 km away
Greens Cafe & Bistro
840 reviews
.09 km away
The Grasmere Hotel Restaurant
284 reviews
.25 km away
Nearby Attractions
Easedale Tarn
579 reviews
.86 km away
The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop (Sarah Nelson's)
1,175 reviews
.10 km away
Lake Grasmere
311 reviews
1.12 km away
Allan Bank
420 reviews
.37 km away
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$8 - US$16
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Red Lion Square, Grasmere LA22 9SS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Grasmere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 35224
Welcome to Ash Cottage Hotel, sister of the Grasmere Red Lion Hotel. Set in the Heart of Grasmere, Ash Cottage Hotel enjoys the most outstanding & breath-taking views of the ever changing surrounding landscapes. We offer superior accommodation & full use of all of our sister Hotel, the Grasmere Red Lion Hotel's, facilities directly opposite. Ash Cottage is the perfect local to be able to explore nature's outstanding beauty & central to the rest of the Lake District. Grasmere is Cumbria's most popular Village and the Ash Cottage Hotel is set in the centre, bringing you into a haven of peace & tranquillity. Dine as the fancy takes you... our Courtyard Restaurant serves the pick of the Lake District Larder. For local ales and tasty bar meals nip next door to the snug Lamb Inn, our traditional village pub, the only one in the village. The Glass House conservatory bar, café & restaurant provides great food with beautiful views, or enjoy our traditional bar meals from Ash Cottage itself. You will be spoilt for choice. At our luxury Lakeland hotel we provide you with all you could wish for, richly furnished, beautifully appointed rooms in which to unwind, two large outdoor seating areas to relax after a wonderful day's walk and friendly service to bring you refreshment while you drink in the Lakeland panorama. Boasting a gorgeous indoor heated pool, enjoy a morning dip before breakfast or a gentle early evening swim, between hiking the great outdoors and sitting down to dinner. If on the other hand your visit is of a business nature, we offer you the space and time to think in a completely fresh setting. Here at the Ash Cottage Hotel & Grasmere Red Lion Hotel you can get away from the everyday routine and enjoy a different view of conferencing.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing