Reservations only – please call to book your table 01539 435317

Please note the restaurant is closed on Wednesday and Thursday – please contact the hotel to check seasonal opening times.


The Lancrigg restaurant offers sumptuous food freshly prepared using only the finest local produce. Our restaurant menu includes our take on traditional dishes as well as modern favourites. We’ve dedicated it to seasonality and has been prepared to offer the very best of Cumbria’s natural larder. The Lancrigg restaurant has a deserved reputation thanks to many years of serving delicious and locally sourced dishes, and we strive to maintain our position as one of the leading Grasmere restaurants. As all the food we serve in the Lancrigg restaurant is freshly prepared we’d be happy to cater for any dietary requirements and offer a range of vegetarian and vegan options. Our restaurant compliments the historical traditions of our country house hotel, with original features and rich cultural heritage. This together with our extensive drinks selection and flickering candlelight, makes our restaurant ideal for any special evening. Our traditional and historical setting is complimented expertly with modern facilities and expert catering.

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If you’re looking for a Grasmere restaurant that can provide a truly unique dining experience, along with a warm welcome and great service, we believe that The Lancrigg is the perfect venue.

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Grasmere Restaurants: Relaxed Dining In Our Poet’s Bar

The Poet’s Café Bar is open throughout the day serving our informal dining areas, including our outdoor terrace. It provides a relaxed atmosphere for couples, friends and family gathering – and is also ideal for business lunches. With the same emphasis on seasonal produce used in our restaurant menus, our chef has created some mouth-watering dishes and tasty favourites. Our Poet’s Bar is open for all visitors and residents to enjoy a wide variety of food options. This includes light bites, sandwiches, traditional pub food and desserts.

Please enquire for opening times as this varies due to the season throughout the year.