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Jackson's Bistro

West End, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EE, England
+44 15394 46264
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (182 reviews)
“lamb henry” (33 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
West End, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EE, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went with s group couldn’t be fitted in on the first night so booked for following night - very accommodating , friendly staff with good sense of humour. Lovely starter of lightly fried wild mushrooms with Parmesan shavings, then whole sea bass followed by choc...More

Thank carmelannd2016
Reviewed yesterday

We had a lovely meal here, my husband and I are wheat and cows milk intolerent but we both found meals we could eat. The food was lovely and well presented. When it came to dessert, there was nothing I could eat except for the...More

Thank Probatequeen
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We found this Bistro on our visit to Bowness. What a wonderful find it was! The food was excellent and well served and the welcome we received was genuine and very friendly. It really made our evening. Highly recommended.

1  Thank mrpeterjw
Reviewed 3 days ago

Visited off the street and had the 3 course dinner. A good menu, food well cooked and beautifully presented. Staff were attentive, knowledgeable and friendly.

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Been here for last 10 years it is best restaurant in Lake District food was superb value for money and the owner and staff are friendly attentive and professional first tried here on off chance ten years ago now we go every visit as it...More

1  Thank Heidimay3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Telephone booking on the same day very polite and helpful. On arrival quickly shown to our table by I assume the Owner/manager who could not be more accommodating as to our comfort and seating satisfaction. We started with a selection of breads humus and olives....More

1  Thank weekender48
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here on a Saturday night and were so impressed we went back Sunday. Steak with the blue cheese sauce was perfect. Manager was an absolute gentleman. Could highly recommend

1  Thank boveedy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was recommended this restaurant , and we were glad we were . The food was very good , great service , not rushed , food was just pretentious enough to be posh , but not Over the top , my wife and I both loved...More

1  Thank Tony Q
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been to Jackson’s Bistro before, & so pleased we did our meal was delicious, staff brilliant so friendly atmosphere just great, looking forward to coming back on our next visit.

1  Thank dobbo141
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been visiting Jacksons Bistro now for the past 16 years and its by far still the best I have ever been to. It is the main reason both my husband and I visit the Lake District at least once a year. Their 'special...More

1  Thank mrshjinks
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Mal F
16 April 2018|
Response from squash48 | Reviewed this property |
get in touch direct
15 April 2018|
Response from ivan_gray3 | Reviewed this property |
Im not sure but it was open 5pm onwards when we booked , and you need to book for evening meals but well worth it
5 April 2018|
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Response from karen f | Reviewed this property |
Just looked they definitely do gluten free 💪🏽
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: West End, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 46264
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