Outdoor dining Lake District

Our Top 3 favourite bars & restaurants

There are a variety of reasons why you would want to enjoy Lake district outdoor dining, whether you are staying with us at the Cranleigh Boutique or simply visiting Cumbria for the day.

That might be that the sun is shining; after all, don’t we need to take advantage of good weather while it lasts? Or it may be that you’ve missed spending some quality time with your loved ones these past few months.

Lastly, you may just LOVE eating & drinking anywhere besides your home kitchen…

Whatever the reason, we’ve pulled together our TOP 3 bars & restaurants for outdoor dining in the Lake District

Champagne | Cocktails | Afternoon Tea

Are you looking for a classy spot to grab a drink? The Fizzy Tarté is located in the heart of Bowness on Windermere, just a short walk from our Cranleigh Boutique Hotel. With outdoor dining situated on their terrace, which is covered and heated making it a great destination whatever the weather, and when the sun goes down.

For those foodies out there, tasty treats, such as charcuterie boards, sandwiches & afternoon tea are available all day until 4.30 pm. For those who enjoy a tipple, The Fizzy Tarté is known for mixing up the best cocktails in the area!

Boasting an impressive selection of classic cocktails and signature cocktails,
as well as champagnes, wines & prosecco.

Open daily from 12pm-11pm.
No need to book for drinks, just pop in!
Book online for Afternoon Tea.

As a Cranleigh guest, you receive a 10% discount at The Fizzy Tarté

Find out more

Lake View Garden Bar is known for its great food, drinks and let’s not forget about the lake view!
In the heart of Bowness on Windermere, with a stunning view of Lake Windermere, we think this is the best place to enjoy a sunny afternoon or sunset with a drink in the Lake District.

This cool, tranquil spot is a great place to people watch and offers a wide range of local ales, as well as alcohol-based slushies, cocktails, and more!

With regards to food menus, expect breakfast baps, stone-baked pizzas, street fries, and more,
all available to eat in or takeaway.

Open daily from 12pm-11pm.
No need to book, just pop in!

As a Cranleigh guest, you receive a 10% discount at The Garden Bar

Find out about the Garden Bar

BAHA reopens on May 17th.

 Ok, so this one isn’t technically outside, but dining on BAHA feels like you ARE outdoors!
Known for its trendy interior and Pacific Street Food offering, it’s only natural that we boast about one of our sister venues, reopening when indoor restrictions lift on May 17th.

BAHA is located in the heart of Bowness on Windermere.
Stop by in the week for Korean Fried Bao Buns, Bento boxes, & Chicken Katsu curry, or visit on Sundays
for Pacific Rim-inspired Extraordinary Sunday Lunch with salt & pepper roasties, umami stuffing balls, and miso cauliflower cheese!

BAHA is also home to the Lake District’s ONLY private Karaoke Pod & Pacific Cocktail Bar.

As a Cranleigh guest, you receive a 10% discount at BAHA

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If you choose not to dine al fresco, or if you just want to unwind with some delicious food from local restaurants delivered to your bed, suite, or accommodation, then the One Delivery app is for you.

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Our guest app allows you to navigate your stay with ease and gives you access to luxurious perks such as 10% off food at drink at our sister venues listed above.



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