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  • There’s nothing better than a homemade, freshly cooked burger to really gets the juices flowing. Burgers are the perfect, all in one meal that everyone in the family can enjoy. Enjoyed in all seasons and even more when eaten in the Lake District. Urban Food......

  • Could there really be anything more quintessentially English than spending Easter in the Lake District, home of Peter Rabbit and inspiration for Wordsworth’s famous Daffodils poem? Windermere is such a splendid place in Spring, the green shoots starting to appear, lambs in the fields, and......

  • The Lake District is beautiful all year round – and in the winter, it will reward your walking efforts with some stunning scenery. On a peaceful, crisp winter’s day, there’s nothing better than a walk through the quiet countryside – and Windermere has some excellent......

  • Windermere is a beautiful town loved by locals and visitors alike – and many of them on a Sunday look for a great place for Sunday Lunch in the Lake District and fortunately Urban Food House makes a delicious Sunday Lunch for all the family....

  • One of the amazing things about being in the Lake District is that it brings groups of friends or family together, after a great day out walking in the beautiful fells or having an interesting day out sightseeing, thoughts always turn to food! Great Food......

  • Daytime in Windermere is bustling, with shops, attractions and lots of things going on, but when the sun goes down in the evening, there is just as much going on, if you know where to find it! Evenings in Windermere are relaxing and enjoyable and......

  • Brunch in the Lake District is a great pleasure, a nice lazy morning before heading out for brunch and then a walk in the fells or a sail on Windermere is something we all love to do, but it did get us thinking about the......

  • With the Christmas season nearly in full flow, trying to find the perfect gift can be a challenge. With presents being increasingly hard to buy for, especially if you want them to be welcome and most of all used, a gift certificate for The Urban......

  • The Lake District, and Bowness on Windermere especially, is a great place to be romantic. The rolling hills, large lakes and quiet spaces are a great place for couples of all ages to get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and spend......

  • The combination of beautiful scenery, availability of water sports equipment to rent and fantastic restaurants to enjoy afterwards makes Windermere one of the best places to try water sports in the world! Actually the largest, and arguably the best lake in England, Windermere is a......