Award winning restaurants in Windermere include iconic Lake District Michelin star restaurants and fine Lakeland cafes and inns serving locally sourced Lakeland food and drink. Many Windermere restaurants offer elegant fine dining and are housed within beautiful Victorian buildings, featuring fantastic creative chefs and wonderful views across to the surrounding fells and Lake Windermere. Wholefood and local produce cafes are numerous in and around the town offering a great choice of vegetarian options.
Sample the finest Lakeland local produce and wonderful coffees and desserts at popular Lazy Daisy's Lakeland Kitchen restaurant and enjoy stunning views, hearty delicious food and real ales at traditional inns around Windermere like The Mortal Man Inn. The CAMRA recommended and pet friendly Watermill Inn is a regular award winner serving fine real ales produced on-site.
From chic brasserie restaurants to Thai and Oriental style restaurants, Windermere town is a real dining centre in the Lake District. Romantic bistro coffee houses and restaurants are plentiful serving fine cakes, coffees and special lunches by day and a la carte menu by night.