Dear Customers, Zeffirellis, Fellinis and our Cinemas are now closed until further notice. Updates will be posted regularly on our website and social channels. Thank you for your support, we look forward to welcoming you again as soon as possible. Until then, stay safe and well!

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 Live Music Events

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Music Cancelled for Fridays and Saturdays

Free Event

As a precaution we have decided to cancel all music events for the foreseeable future. I am sure you…


Elaine Davidson

Free Event

Elaine Davidson is one of the most gifted singers and songwriters I have ever worked with. Elaine ha…

Retrosettes Duo

The Restrosettes

Free Event

After getting back from their European tour promoting the release of their first album in Germany, T…


The Often Herd

Free Event

The Often Herd reach beyond what is expected of a bluegrass band, marrying the wistful sunshine harm…


The Wagon Train

Free Event

The Wagon Train are Steven 'Billy' Buckley Guitar Matt Owens Bass Eryl Roberts Drums Formed back in …

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Matt Cowe plays Chet Atkins

Free Event

Cumbrian based guitarist Matt Cowe returns to Zeffirellis with another show featuring the music of A…

Latest Special Events


RSC: Pericles

Rated 12A

Live Theatre 180 mins 2D Digital


Zeffs Experience


For over 39 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.