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Wow, a lovely store, spacious and airy, plenty of room to wander around. Lovely helpful staff, all... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Billinghay, United Kingdom
Great Place to Visit!

Another visit to the HQ of Lakeland is never good for the wallet! Lots of tempting gadgets, not to... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Susan B
Newcastle, United Kingdom
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Alexandra Buildings, Windermere LA23 1BQ, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Wow, a lovely store, spacious and airy, plenty of room to wander around. Lovely helpful staff, all the kitchen gadgets and ideas found in the local stores and lovely displays. The added bonus is the bistro/cafe upstairs. Good menu, healthy well cooked food and clean...More

Thank Carol-and-Pete
Reviewed 6 days ago

Another visit to the HQ of Lakeland is never good for the wallet! Lots of tempting gadgets, not to mention the Christmas goodies which were just arriving during our visit. The café upstairs is a welcome respite mid way through your shopping – and once...More

1  Thank Susan B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have been here before and the shop is great and a good place to visit. unfortunately the cafe was not. Have had a reasonable lunch there before but this time it was awful. Food arranged so as to cover congealed egg yolk that had broken...More

Thank Carole G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Called in here with my wife on a recent trip to the Lakes. I knew I was going to be in for a long wait! The good thing is that they provide seats for patient husbands. I would recommend that you take a newspaper. There...More

Thank Danny461
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

After a bit of shopping we had lunch in the cafe, homemade soup and a couple of children’s meals being pasta and KFFC chicken. All the food was lovely and drinks ok. Always nice tasty food when we come in and sure we will be...More

1  Thank jid563
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Terribly frustrating....i am a fan of so many Lakeland products and whilst in Windermere we visited for a quick view and a cup of tea and slice of cake. It was a regrettable decision. The cafe was quite busy but it is quite smart and...More

Thank clementm
Reviewed 12 August 2018

A light airy store with incredibly helpful staff and a coffee shop upstairs. What's not to like?! Free parking

Thank happytravellady
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

The household goods is store are top quality, many items you will struggle to find elsewhere, attracting you to spend more than you planned, but they take cards.... There is a nice cafe upstairs, a little on the pricey side but you get good quality,...More

Thank russ-the-rover
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Called for breakfast . Food was outstanding . I had the eggs hollandaise with smoked salmon and my husband had the full English . Would definitely recommend and return . The only negative is they sit you very close together instead of spacing you out...More

2  Thank annie792
LakelandUK, 1st Floor Team at Lakeland, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to write your review on our Lakeland 1st floor cafe. We are delighted to know that you had a lovely time with us. We are looking forward to welcoming you again soon, from all of the 1st...More

Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Went to Lakeland we had coffee and cake in first floor cafe and then shop it is so big I got lost the staff was so helpful and got lots of useful thing for home and gifts for friends

1  Thank Lara L
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Gillian W
15 July 2018|
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Response from russ-the-rover | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but not seen dogs in this store, there is a nice quite area to sit outside with your dog, but I suspect assistance dogs only. give them a call to make sure, happy shopping.