We are pleased to announce thats Zeffirellis and Fellinis will be re-opening from Wednesday 2nd December. In the meantime the Take-Away service will remain available.

Zeffirellis Cinema, Restaurant & Live Music

A firm favourite with locals and visitors alike, Zeffirellis offers a cafe, terrace, restaurant, 5 screen cinema and jazz bar.


Fellinis 'Vegeterranean' Restaurant & Cinema

Fellinis is a modern 'Vegeterranean' restaurant catering for the most discerning palate with a distinct Mediterranean twist.


Ambleside Manor 15 Room Country Guest House

Just a short stroll from Zeffirellis, Fellinis and the centre of Ambleside; the ideal place to stay for any occasion.


Yewfield A peaceful and quiet retreat

Set in over 80 acres of private grounds with spectacular walks around the Lake District from the doorstep.

Latest at Zeffirellis

Latest Films


Cinema Paradiso (4K)

Rated 15

124 mins 2D Digital Drama

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The Secret Garden

Rated PG

100 mins 2D Digital Drama


A Christmas Carol

Rated PG

96 mins 2D Digital Drama


The Loss Adjuster

Rated 12A

100 mins 2D Digital Comedy



Rated 12A

191 mins 2D Digital Drama


Song Without a Name

Rated TBC

100 mins 2D Digital Drama

Latest Live Music Events


Mark Harrison

Free Event

There is no one in music quite like Mark Harrison. He is widely considered one of the most original …

Latest Special Events


The Royal Ballet: The Nutcracker

Rated U

Ballet 140 mins 2D Digital

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La Traviata: Live Broadcast from Gran Teatre Del


Opera 170 mins 2D Digital


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Berliner Philharmoniker Live New Year's Eve Concert

Rated TBC

Live Concert 120 mins 2D Digital


Zeffs Experience


For 40 years Zeffirellis been a firm favourite for loyal friends and customers, winning many awards and accolades for our fine vegetarian cuisine, film premieres, music events and service.

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Daytime Café

Our friendly staff welcome you inside the cafe or outside onto the inviting terrace at Zeffirellis, a great place to meet. Have a coffee, read the paper and watch the world go by. Serving breakfast from 10.00am, fresh ground coffee, teas, lunch, home baked cakes and a pizza menu.

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Jazz Bar

Zeffirellis is widely acclaimed for hosting some of the world's top contemporary jazz greats Charlie Haden, Dave Holland, Egberto Gismonti, The Yellow Jackets, Zakir Hussain, John Taylor to name just a few.

We now have our informal music events most Friday and Saturday evenings which are mostly free and open to all.