Where to eat near Ullswater
A host of delights on the doorstep
Boasting a fantastic array of mouth-watering independent eateries and award winning restaurants, Ullswater and surrounds doesn't shy away from being brilliant. You'll be spoilt for choice with hidden gems down every rustic corner, and cuisines from across the globe, including a few local specialities to delight the taste buds. Staying local has never been easier.
The Pooley Bridge Inn
Quaint 19th-century pub with a friendly atmosphere in the centre of Pooley Bridge.
Innovative, seasonal cooking served in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.
The Secret Garden
A true hidden gem located at the back of the Pooley Bridge Village Stores overlooking the river
Beautiful pub overlooking the river.
The Sun Inn
Converted from a row of 18th-century cottages.
Granny Dowbekins Tearoom
Family favourites, ingredients sourced locally, and all presented with Cumbrian style and generosity!
A relaxed space with an open kitchen and views of the lake.
Inn on the Lake
Imaginative menus with a strong emphasis on local produce served with style in beautiful surroundings.
Queens Head at Troutbeck
Cosy pub serving fulfilling dishes made with the freshest Lakeland produce.
Fine dining using locally sourced ingredients served with a stunning view of Windermere. Perfect for a romantic dinner for two!
Where to stay
Lady of the Lake
Dog-friendly, 2 bedroom
This charming, two-bedroom cottage features its own patio and is packed full of character.
Dog-friendly, 3 bedrooms
Our dog-friendly Captain's Cottage is just a short walk from Waterfoot Park in the nearby Lakeland village, Pooley Bridge
Heated, sleeps up to four
Our heated glamping pods combine the adventure of the outdoors with all the home comforts you’ll need for a short stay in the Lakes.
Sleeps six, dog-friendly options available
Our S-Pod sleeps up to 6 people and have everything you and the whole family could need for a short break in the Lake District.