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Leading Fine Dining Restaurants Forton

Included below are fine dining restaurants, such as The Gibbon Bridge Hotel in Forton. Fine Dining – expect to dine in luxurious surroundings with well-spaced, linen covered tables and high quality tableware. Service will be of the highest order and there will often be an extensive wine list overseen by a sommelier (wine waiter). The restaurant may offer a variety of menus including a multi-course tasting menu and will serve the best quality ingredients cooked with skill, imagination and verve.

The Gibbon Bridge Hotel

The Gibbon Bridge Hotel, Green Lane, Forest of Bowland, Lancashire

Green Lane, Chipping, Forest of Bowland 10.4 miles away

With panoramic views of Longridge fell and stunning gardens the restaurant and conservatory, with its gothic arches and window, offer the diner a range of local produce from its own gardens and bakery, the Forest of Bowland and the surrounding... more

The Inn at Whitewell

The Inn at Whitewell, Forest of Bowland, Clitheroe, Lancashire

Forest of Bowland, Clitheroe 10.9 miles away

Set on the banks of the river Hodder within the Duchy of Lancaster’s Estate, this 17th century rural inn has wonderful views over the Forest of Bowland. The handsome riverside restaurant with its linen covered tables and open fireplace offers a... more


Northcote, Northcote Road, Blackburn, Lancashire

Northcote Road, Langho, Blackburn 16.7 miles away

They take Lancashire hotpot so seriously at luxuriously appointed Northcote, they've had an Aga oven installed especially to cook them in. The resulting dish made from local heather fed Bowland lamb, Golden Wonder potatoes and served with a gently... more

Grill on the Hill at Stanley House Hotel & Spa

Grill on the Hill at Stanley House Hotel & Spa, Mellor, Blackburn, Lancashire

Mellor, Blackburn 16.8 miles away

You'll be in a purple haze of pleasure in the exuberantly designed cassis-coloured dining room of this ultra-modern hotel set in Lancashire's beautiful Ribble Valley. There's views over the manicured lawns and gardens and beyond to the Fylde Coast,... more

L'Enclume Restaurant with Rooms

L'Enclume Restaurant with Rooms, Cavendish Street, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria

Cavendish Street, Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands 18.4 miles away

The pretty village of Cartmel used to be known as the home of sticky toffee pudding. Now thanks to this former 12th century blacksmiths (L’enclume is French for anvil) it’s more likely to be known as the home of “hot cheese cake in the style of... more

Linthwaite House Hotel

Linthwaite House Hotel, Crook Road, Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria

Crook Road, Bowness-on-Windermere 27.9 miles away

There's no better place to savour the tranquillity of the Lake District than over a plate of Cartmel Valley smoked salmon on The Terrace at Linthwaite House. There are even more sophisticated delights waiting in the main dining room where top notch... more

Gilpin Hotel & Lake House

Gilpin Hotel & Lake House, Crook Road, Windermere, Cumbria

Crook Road, Windermere 28.1 miles away

During its 25 year history this small immaculately run Victorian hotel with gardens has increased its kitchen brigade from just one chef to 12. But despite the extra manpower, the emphasis remains on local and organic ingredients of exceptional... more

Miller Howe Hotel & Restaurant

Miller Howe Hotel & Restaurant, Rayrigg Road, Windermere, Cumbria

Rayrigg Road, Windermere 30.0 miles away

This elegant stalwart overlooking lake Windermere continues the longstanding tradition set by its former chef-patron John Tovey’s by offering a set menu served at sunset in the flamboyant dining room. Present incumbent Jamie Roberts has innovated... more

The Samling

The Samling, Ambleside Road, Windermere, Cumbria

Ambleside Road, Windermere 32.5 miles away

Set in sixty-seven acres above Lake Windermere, this award winning, intimate country house hotel might lay claim to one of the best locations in the country. The dining room is smart and comfortable with a restrained interior design. Local produce is... more

The Burlington Restaurant

The Burlington Restaurant, The Devonshire Arms Country House Hotel & Spa, Skipton, North Yorkshire

The Devonshire Arms Country House Hotel & Spa, Bolton Abbey, Skipton 36.1 miles away

As the most highly rated restaurant in Yorkshire, with 4 AA Rosettes and a Michelin star; the Burlington is renowned for outstanding award winning food, accompanied by one of the most remarkable wine lists in the country. At the helm of the... more

The Box Tree

The Box Tree, 35/37 Church Street, Ilkley, West Yorkshire

35/37 Church Street, Ilkley 38.9 miles away

This 18th century converted farmhouse has been a restaurant since the early 1960’s when it was one of the country’s leading establishments. Since then its reputation has waxed and waned. Now Simon and Rena Gueller have put The Box Tree firmly back... more

The River Restaurant

The River Restaurant, The Lowry Hotel, Manchester, Greater Manchester

The Lowry Hotel, 50 Dearmans Place, Chapel Wharf, Manchester 39.1 miles away

This glamorous, contemporary riverside restaurant in the heart of Manchester is home to chef Oliver Thomas' very British take on modern fine dining. For example, Leagram’s soft Lancashire cheese is paired with wild duck breast and blueberries for a... more

Restaurant Fraiche

Restaurant Fraiche, 11 Rose Mount, Prenton, Merseyside

11 Rose Mount, Oxton, Prenton 41.1 miles away

Imagine the famous 'molecular gastronomy' restaurant The Fat Duck transplanted to the Wirral and you're somewhere close to what this cutting edge restaurant is all about. There's room for just fourteen seats in the intimate, cream painted dining room... more

Sharrow Bay Country House Hotel

Sharrow Bay Country House Hotel, Sharrow Bay, Penrith, Cumbria

Sharrow Bay, Howtown, Penrith 43.9 miles away

This lakeside hotel has gained an outstanding reputation for excellence since opening in 1948. The restaurant offers classic fine dining in plush surroundings overlooking Ullswater. The six course dinner menu (with a vegetarian alternative also... more

Craxton Wood Grill

Craxton Wood Grill, Macdonald Craxton Wood Hotel, Chester, Cheshire

Macdonald Craxton Wood Hotel, Parkgate Road, Ledsham, Chester 48.6 miles away

A casual selection of British classics with a twist at this smart hotel dining room with its leather banquette seating, purple and blue colour palette and polished wood tables. Centre stage is the list of grills including sirloin, rump and ribeye all... more

Vennell's Restaurant

Vennell's Restaurant, 7 Silver Street, Masham, North Yorkshire

7 Silver Street, Masham 49.3 miles away

Vennells, named after owners Jon and Laura has been highly praised by the critics since opening in 2005. The intimate, thirty cover restaurant had an amazing new makeover in January 2012. Jon Vennell’s cooking is traditional yet modern. Buy a main... more

Pesto at the Cabbage Hall

Pesto at the Cabbage Hall, Cabbage Hall, Tarporley, Cheshire

Cabbage Hall, Forest Road (A49), Little Budworth, Tarporley 52.3 miles away

Nestled in the heart of Cheshire’s stunning rural countryside, the Cabbage Hall combines Pesto’s fresh, original piattini menu with a selection of real ales in a traditional pub environment. Set amongst endless picturesque fields, ideal for tranquil... more

Simon Radley at The Chester Grosvenor

Simon Radley at The Chester Grosvenor, Eastgate, Chester, Cheshire

Eastgate, Chester 53.1 miles away

Previously known as the Arkle, our Michelin Starred restaurant was revamped in September 2008 and renamed 'Simon Radley at The Chester Grosvenor' in honour of our highly respected Executive Chef. This gourmet restaurant has retained its much coveted... more

The Salon Restaurant

The Salon Restaurant, Rookery Hall Hotel & Spa, Chester, Cheshire

Rookery Hall Hotel & Spa, Main Road, Worleston, Nantwich, Chester 60.2 miles away

This beautiful sandstone Georgian mansion is set in 38 acres bordered by the River Weaver. The dining room offers a romantic setting and gorgeous views of the grounds. Chef Mark Walker and team produce classically British dishes with modern,... more


Pecks, Newcastle Road, Congleton, Cheshire

Newcastle Road, Moreton, Congleton 60.4 miles away

Located close to the historic Little Moreton Hall, Pecks offers modern British cuisine presented with innovative flourishes and is a great choice for those special occasions when you wish to impress. Peck's infamous 'Dinner at Eight' programme... more

Bodysgallen Hall & Spa

Bodysgallen Hall & Spa, Llandudno, Conwy

Llandudno 61.7 miles away

Two hundred acres of parkland, views of Snowdonia – what’s not to love about this handsome 17th century country house? Crystal chandeliers and open fireplaces give the dining rooms that overlook the gardens a touch of grandeur. There’s homemade... more

The Orangery

The Orangery, Rockliffe Hall Hotel, Darlington, Durham

Rockliffe Hall Hotel, Hurworth-on-Tees, Darlington 61.9 miles away

Located in Rockliffe Hall's Old Hall, the 18th Century Orangery provides an intimate culinary experience, softly-lit by night, offering stunning views across 365 acres of woodland by day. Take a tour of the region with dishes such as North East coast... more

Hassop Hall Hotel

Hassop Hall Hotel, Hassop, Bakewell, Derbyshire

Hassop, Bakewell 66.7 miles away

In Hassop Hall’s restaurant guests are able to experience the timeless elegance of a bygone era of dining previously enjoyed by England’s landed gentry. Chandeliers overhang immaculately laid tables in the dining room which overlooks undulating... more

Marco @ Milano

Marco @ Milano, The Old Park Lodge, Sheffield, South Yorkshire

The Old Park Lodge, Archer Road, Millhouses, Sheffield 67.1 miles away

This multi-award winning neighbourhood Italian is housed in a former police station, although you'd never guess from the handsome exterior and stylishly remodelled interior. You'll find the odd trattoria classics like parmigiana di melenzane and... more

Fischer's Baslow Hall

Fischer's Baslow Hall, Calver Road, Baslow, Derbyshire

Calver Road, Baslow 67.6 miles away

Expect gastronomic fireworks at this stone house restaurant with rooms from Head Chef Rupert Rowley and his highly-skilled team who are serious in both intent and execution. Now coming up to its 20th year, Fischer’s Baslow Hall, located on the edge... more

The Oak Room at Middlethorpe Hall & Spa

The Oak Room at Middlethorpe Hall & Spa, Bishopthorpe Road, York, North Yorkshire

Bishopthorpe Road, York 68.8 miles away

Stunning is the word that comes to mind when first viewing this William III country house with its striking antique filled and wood panelled dining room. The bang up to date British menu features a plethora of foams: ginger with salmon, scallops and... more


Melton's, 7 Scarcroft Road, York, North Yorkshire

7 Scarcroft Road, York 68.9 miles away

You can’t help but be lifted by a visit to this excellent neighbourhood restaurant thats been run with caring aplomb by Michael and Lucy Hjort since 1990. The cheery blue painted facade stands out amongst the terraced row of shops a few minutes... more

The Old Vicarage Restaurant

The Old Vicarage Restaurant, Ridgeway Moor, Sheffield, Derbyshire

Ridgeway Moor, Ridgeway Village, Sheffield 71.1 miles away

Chef-patron Tessa Bramley will be familiar to foodies from her TV appearances. Her culinary home is an idyllic country house restaurant with a beautifully proportioned, restful dining room complete with fireplace and mirrors. Just about anything... more

Ye Olde Bulls Head Inn

Ye Olde Bulls Head Inn, Castle Street, Beaumaris, Isle of Anglesey (Ynys Mon)

Castle Street, Beaumaris 71.6 miles away

This inn has played a pivotal role in the social life of Beaumaris for over 500 years. Located in the eaves of the oldest part of the building, the dining room couldn’t be more modern and stylish. Local produce including Welsh black beef, salt marsh... more


Nonsolovino, 417 Chatsworth Road, Chesterfield, Derbyshire

417 Chatsworth Road, Brampton, Chesterfield 73.5 miles away

The bright, modern dining room of this contemporary Italian features Perspex chairs, polished wooden floor and a glass brick-fronted kitchen. There's dining options to suit every appetite. The regularly changing a la carte menu include modern,... more

Callow Hall

Callow Hall, Mappleton Road, Ashbourne, Derbyshire

Mappleton Road, Ashbourne 77.3 miles away

Callow Hall is a unique country house hotel with an unrivalled setting and renowned restaurant, situated at the gateway to the Peak District National Park, close to the lively market town of Ashbourne. Surrounded by 35 acres of private gardens,... more

The Lighthouse Restaurant

The Lighthouse Restaurant, New Road, Ashbourne, Derbyshire

New Road, Boylestone, Ashbourne 83.4 miles away

Exposed brick, wood beams, wood floor. Sounds like a traditional rural British pub. In fact this is a clean modern space in a new building at the back of the Rose and Crown set in the beautiful countryside of Derbyshire. The contemporary feel is... more

Jesmond Dene House

Jesmond Dene House, Jesmond Dene Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear

Jesmond Dene Road, Newcastle upon Tyne 86.5 miles away

In a quiet, woodland setting yet minutes from Newcastle city centre, Jesmond Dene House Hotel and Restaurant offers understated luxury, contemporary style and award-winning food. Some call it a boutique hotel, others a townhouse or country house... more

Masa Restaurant

Masa Restaurant, The Old Chapel, Derby, Derbyshire

The Old Chapel, Brook Street, Derby 88.5 miles away

Masa can boast one of the most unusual and visually stunning restaurant settings in the country. A grade II listed chapel has been lovingly converted into an elegant and luxurious dining room that makes any meal a special occasion. Enjoy an aperitif... more

Hotel Maes-y-Neuadd

Hotel Maes-y-Neuadd, Talsarnau, Harlech, Gwynedd

Talsarnau, Harlech 90.1 miles away

Chef-patron Peter Jackson’s pride and joy is his 200 year old walled garden. Eight tons of produce including pennywort, artichokes, squashes, wild garlic, tayberries and flowers find their way each year onto the menu. Dinner in the charming white... more

Winteringham Fields

Winteringham Fields, 1 Silver Street, Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire

1 Silver Street, Winteringham, Scunthorpe 91.2 miles away

Owner Colin McGurran ensures commitment to the highest of standards at Winteringham Fields. Luxurious ingredients abound on the ambitious menu; roasted lobster is indulgently paired with sautéed foie gras and a lobster and morel mushroom reduction... more

The Ballroom at Amalfi White

The Ballroom at Amalfi White, 50 Derby Rd, Melbourne, Derbyshire

50 Derby Rd, Melbourne 95.5 miles away

Exceptional fine dining restaurant in a stunning 1890's Ballroom with huge chandeliers and cornicing. The room is awe inspiring yet has a warm, contemporary feel with excellent service and an excellent menu. Contemporary cuisine from a young... more

Restaurant Sat Bains

Restaurant Sat Bains, Lenton Lane, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

Lenton Lane, Nottingham 96.7 miles away

Sat Bains is one of the country's most cutting edge chefs. A larger than life figure now familiar to millions through memorable appearances on TV, Bains doesn't stint with his use of modern cooking paraphernalia such as laboratory- style stirred... more

Langar Hall

Langar Hall, Langar Village, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

Langar Village, Nottingham 104.7 miles away

Expect fresh seasonal food, locally sourced and simply cooked at this charming small hotel & restaurant in the Vale of Belvoir 12 miles S.E of Nottingham. The popular restaurant enjoys a reputation for exceptional hospitality, friendly efficient... more


Purnell's, 55 Cornwall Street, Birmingham, West Midlands

55 Cornwall Street, Birmingham 107.9 miles away

They call Glyn Purnell the “yummy Brummie”. While we can’t comment on the Birmingham-born chef’s pin up potential, we do know his cooking justifies the nickname. Attention grabbing dishes such as poached egg yolk with smoked haddock milk foam,... more


Edmunds, Six Brindleyplace, Birmingham, West Midlands

Six Brindleyplace, Birmingham 108.0 miles away

“Edmunds Fine Dining” proclaims the large illuminated sign, and this is a restaurant that does what it says on the tin. There's linen on the well spaced tables and comfortable beige leather arm chairs, spacious enough to accommodate the form of the... more


Adam's, 21a Bennetts Hill, Birmingham, West Midlands

21a Bennetts Hill, Birmingham 108.1 miles away

Chef Adam Stokes worked at Hambleton Hall and Glenapp Castle before opening this contemporary fine dining restaurant in a converted sandwich shop in the city centre with wife Natasha who looks after front of house. The intimate and glamorous interior... more


ian@blackaddie, Blackaddie House Hotel, Sanquhar, Dumfries & Galloway

Blackaddie House Hotel, Sanquhar 108.2 miles away

This country house hotel on the banks of the River Ninth in the beautiful Dumfries and Galloway countryside is worth a special journey. Chef Ian McAndrew held Michelin stars in the 80s and 90s and was featured in Kit Chapman's seminal book Great... more


Simpsons, 20 Highfield Road, Birmingham, West Midlands

20 Highfield Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham 108.5 miles away

Relaxing with a glass of champagne in the sleek chocolate brown lounge at Simpson’s, you might imagine yourself in a contemporary styled country house hotel. In fact you're a stones throw from Birmingham city centre. With its own cookery school and... more

La Becasse

La Becasse, 17 Corve Street, Ludlow, Shropshire

17 Corve Street, Ludlow 109.6 miles away

Le Becasse ('the woodcock') is set in a 17th century former coach house where the handsome wood panelled dining room is home to the modern cooking of chef Chris O’Halloran. An eight course menu gourmand dinner might include hand dived scallop with... more

Mr Underhill's

Mr Underhill's, Dinham Weir, Ludlow, Shropshire

Dinham Weir, Ludlow 109.9 miles away

In all the fuss over Ludlow as the foodie capital of Britain, Mr Underhill’s has been somewhat unfairly overlooked by the media. A shame, as this substantial property by Dinham Weir has the prettiest location in town. Run to great acclaim for over 25... more

Knockinaam Lodge

Knockinaam Lodge, Portpatrick, Stranraer, Dumfries & Galloway

Portpatrick, Stranraer 111.1 miles away

This remote Victorian lodge was the venue for war time meetings between Churchill and Eisenhower, thanks to its proximity to a once warring Atlantic. Views of Ireland can be glimpsed from the gold and claret-coloured dining room lit by candles. Chef... more

34 Windsor St Restaurant & Cocktail Bar

34 Windsor St Restaurant & Cocktail Bar, 34 Windsor St Restaurant & Cocktail Bar, Hinckley, Leicestershire

34 Windsor St Restaurant & Cocktail Bar, Burbage, Hinckley 114.6 miles away

This recently opened village restaurant is bang on trend, offering ‘fine food in an informal atmosphere’. Owner Zeffy Thompson works in conjunction with the head chef to ensure every aspect from welcome cocktail to the last sip of coffee adds up to... more

Glenapp Castle

Glenapp Castle, Ballantrae, Ayrshire

Ballantrae 119.0 miles away

Glenapp is a romantic and beautiful Scottish Baronial castle in 36 acres of beautiful gardens. Head Chef Adam Stokes revels in the fact that so many of the country’s finest ingredients are available nearby such as lobster and crab from Ballantrae... more

The Lodge Restaurant

The Lodge Restaurant, Ardencote Manor Hotel, Warwick, Warwickshire

Ardencote Manor Hotel, The Cumsey, Lye Green Road, Claverdon, Warwick 123.2 miles away

A short walk from the main hotel building, this smart dining room with its high backed leather chairs, linen clad tables and feature stone fireplace offers views of the grounds and lake (in the summer you can eat al fresco). There's more than a whiff... more

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