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Mela Spice Fusion

Ash Street | St Martin's Parade, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23, England
+44 15394 45777
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ash Street | St Martin's Parade, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Average food, not very impressed. Space is a premium. After a few beers would be ok but not quite the food I was hoping for.

Thank a_damn_fine_wine
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous Indian .. staff very friendly .. food was amazing and getting a on the house sambuca was a nice touch ... prices were very reasonable too .... was filling up nicely as we left ... will definitely return

1  Thank moni1967-Villa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous food and great service. We visit every year and have yet to have a bad meal. We usually eat here more than once during our stays at the lakes as the food is so good. Staff are welcoming and friendly. Would highly recommend this...More

Thank nikkiaka
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As I am working in the area for the foreseeable future I seem to be making my way around the restaurants in bowness. This place is one I will definitely be visiting again. Had the chicken naga which was flavoured similar to a madras and...More

1  Thank clive b
Reviewed 1 week ago

We like Indian food and found this place quite close to our hotel. It's actually Bangladeshi cuisine so a little different to the type of Indian food we are used to. I do like to try new dishes and found something to my liking. I...More

1  Thank BellefieldBoy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've been eating at Mela regularly for years and the quality never wavers, it's always excellent. The staff are friendly and knowledgeable. We take friends and family to Mela whenever possible because it's one of our favourite places to eat in The Lakes.

1  Thank ScareyClott
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its certainly a crowded "pack them in" sort of restaurant but as long as you are not looking for a quiet relaxed atmosphere you will have a great time here. We had walked 24 miles on the fell during the day so we were famished...More

1  Thank langmeadman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely meal here as a family. Staff were amazing with the children. Food was quite spicy but I think we just perhaps ordered wrong. All the food was so tasty though. Lamb chops were amazing!!

1  Thank Jenny M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I had dinner here on a Sunday evening and the owner and other members of staff were so welcoming and friendly. Our food was freshly cooked and tasted great and the lime pickle on the side was heavenly. I've recommended this restaurant...More

1  Thank SaigonJenga
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten here numerous times and cannot fault it. The food is tasty and the staff are very friendly. Have already recommend this restaurant to numerous family and friends.

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Questions & Answers
17 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Maruf M | Property representative |
Please visit us in store, and we will show you supplier details to determine whether it is Halal or not. Many Thanks
Chris B
26 January 2016|
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Response from Michele R | Reviewed this property |
I would be very surprised if they did....as per other answers space is a premium.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$23
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ash Street | St Martin's Parade, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 45777
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