Old Stamp House Restaurant

Church Street, Ambleside, United Kingdom, LA22 0BU
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Tuesday to Saturday
Dinner 6.00 - 9.00

Wednesday to Saturday
Lunch 12.30 - 2.00

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About Old Stamp House Restaurant

The Old Stamp House Restaurant is located in Ambleside at the heart of the Lake District National Park, in the former work place of one of its most famous and treasured natives: William Wordsworth.

Opened in 2014, the Old Stamp House team aim to offer you a unique and unprecedented experience of the food culture our county has to offer. Not only using the famous and iconic local herdwick sheep that roam the local fells, we also draw inspiration from the lesser known ports on the west coast of the county with their rich history of importing spices and alcohol used in many of the local speciality dishes. We also use the small fishing fleets at Barrow and Whitehaven to source as much local fish and shellfish as possible. Having been brought up in the nearby valley of Great Langdale our team use this unparalleled local knowledge to collect and source wild herbs, mushrooms and game from the surrounding woodlands, forests, mountains and coastline.

Cuisine: British
Dress Code: Smart Casual
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Visited On Wednesday, 30 December 2020

Everything was amazing; which under the “Covid” circumstances, was impressive. The food was outstanding and we’ll definitely be back.

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Visited On Tuesday, 29 December 2020

Pleasant and relaxing atmosphere, friendly and professional service and the food was absolutely to die for! This lovely restaurant is a really special experience. Highly recommend!

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Visited On Tuesday, 22 December 2020

We had the lunch tasting menu. The food and service was stunning. At £45, this cannot be recommended enough.

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Visited On Wednesday, 30 December 2020

Great service and amazing food (as usual!)

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Visited On Wednesday, 30 December 2020

Terrific evening thank you so much. We had such a good time. The food was superb and we felt very well taken care of

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Visited On Wednesday, 30 December 2020

We visited for lunch in late December 2020. The food was delicious with a nice variety among the courses. I went for the matching wines and they were the most enjoyable wines I'd ever had, complementing the food perfectly. The beers and G&T were very food too. The service was excellent, being both knowledgeable and friendly.

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Visited On Tuesday, 29 December 2020

My husband and I ate the best meal of our lives on Tuesday and we have eaten some good grub over the years! Thank you Sharing your talent and passion regarding food and wine with the lucky ones who know where to find you and those who can afford the luxury. We hope the new year is a fruitful one for all of you! Blessings. Roz and Rob

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Visited On Tuesday, 29 December 2020

Excellent as always! 3rd visit and will be back soon!

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Visited On Tuesday, 29 December 2020

Wonderful

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Visited On Tuesday, 29 December 2020

Amazing experience with delicious food, alcohol and extremely knowledgeable staff, will not be our last visit!

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Visited On Friday, 11 December 2020

Beautiful food and great atmosphere considering we are in the middle of a pandemic

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Visited On Wednesday, 23 December 2020

Well done Gents!

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Visited On Wednesday, 23 December 2020

My favourite restaurant! 4th time back and it keeps getting better and better. Unbelievable food and wonderful service. Can’t wait to come back. Thank you for staying open and staying a place of comfort during such trying times.

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Visited On Tuesday, 22 December 2020

Exceptional food, service and atmosphere

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Visited On Tuesday, 22 December 2020

Best service and some of the best dishes I’ve ever eaten and I’ve eaten at the FAT Duck (3 stars) The Dorchester (Michelin 3 star) and kings kebab Croydon

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Visited On Saturday, 19 December 2020

Excellent tasting menu & matched wines & great service. Would recommend & intend to come again.

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Visited On Saturday, 19 December 2020

The lunchtime taster menu was innovative and really well executed. Service was also excellent

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Visited On Saturday, 19 December 2020

Excellent food and service. A total delight.

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Visited On Saturday, 19 December 2020

Food was absolutely first class. Eating out for my wife and I is a serious pleasure and the food here ranks up there with some of the best 2* and 3* meals we have had. Combination of flavours and textures was fantastic. Well worth the effort to find a parking spot

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Visited On Friday, 18 December 2020

Excellent lunch and superb value As ever the welcome, care and level of service was sublime

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Visited On Friday, 18 December 2020

Excellent meal very COVID-19 secure.

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Visited On Friday, 18 December 2020

Simply brilliant food, great service, lovely little personal touches. Loved the whole experience.

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Visited On Thursday, 17 December 2020

A lovely way to spend a special occasion! Really enjoyed our experience thank you!

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Visited On Thursday, 17 December 2020

Service and food was incredible... has to be visited, simple as that!

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Visited On Thursday, 17 December 2020

the very high standard has been maintained. We thoroughly enjoyed the meal

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