Skip to content

Newsletter signup

Eat & Drink in Grasmere
Eat & Drink in Grasmere
Eat & Drink in Grasmere

Eat & Drink in Macdonald Swan Hotel, GrasmereAA 3 Stars

Macdonald Swan HotelKeswick Road, GrasmereCumbriaLA22 9RFTel 0844 879 9120International +44 1539 435742

Rural EscapeFamily funOutdoor activitiesCulture & HistoryAA 1 Rosette

At the Macdonald Swan Hotel in Grasmere we source the freshest, seasonal ingredients from our British larder. Our menus feature an ever-growing selection of organic food and drink. Dine on traditional Lakeland favourites with a modern twist in our welcoming Waggoner's Restaurant. For a more relaxed dining experience, unwind in our comfortable Green Lounge with tea or coffee, a light meal and sumptuous dessert. Rest your eyes on the views across the garden and over to Helm Crag.

    Dining, food & drink at Macdonald Hotels & Resorts

    Our Chefs

    Our chefs have the freedom to create menus that are unique and make the most of fresh, seasonal ingredients.


    Our chefs work from whole raw ingredients, do not overly prepare and plan our menus by the season to ensure wherever possible UK produce comes first.

    Our restaurants and bars

    Eat & Drink in Grasmere

    The Waggoner's Rest at Macdonald Swan Hotel1 Rose

    View menus or call on 0844 879 9120

    After a pre-dinner drink in the Walkers' Bar, enjoy a candlelight meal of tempting British dishes in our Waggoner's Restaurant. In the morning, set yourself up for the day with a delicious, hearty breakfast.

    Eat & Drink in Grasmere

    Walkers' Bar at Macdonald Swan Hotel

    View menus

    The Walkers' Bar is a haven for walkers and locals. Sit by the open fire for a comforting meal from our British menu. Enjoy the bar's genial atmosphere and, in summer, soak up the sunshine in the secluded beer garden.

    Eat & Drink in Grasmere

    The Lounge at Macdonald Swan Hotel

    View menus

    Begin your day with tea in the Cygnet Room. Later, sink into one of the Green Lounge's wing-backed armchairs with a glass of the local ale. After a morning walk, it's good for a well-deserved lunch or after-dinner nightcap.