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Esquires Coffee House

14 Market Cross | Ambleside LA22 9BT, Ambleside LA22 9BT, England
+44 15394 32182
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
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“cakes” (36 reviews)
“panini” (5 reviews)
“great coffee” (35 reviews)
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14 Market Cross | Ambleside LA22 9BT, Ambleside LA22 9BT, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

Had the Royal Avocado - expensive, over cooked poached eggs and unripe avocado. Presentation was great and staff friendly.

Thank natg12016
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My husband and I popped in here for a late snack. Other cafes have already shot where is this one stays open till 6 PM. The cafe was really clean and nicely staff were very friendly. We tried a scioche which is a cross between...More

Thank neet181
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

After a 4.5 hour drive, leaving at 03.22am we were very glad to eat a very enjoyable breakfast here! Ordered veggie and meaty breakfasts, both were huge and well cooked. Even....hot beans! A quest I have usually been (or is it bean,) let down. Prompt...More

Thank quirky-savage
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Esquires Coffee House on Friday 8th June. We were surprised at the amount of cafes that were not open earlier than 9am to be honest, but were delighted to stumble across this one. We have a Labrador and they welcome dogs at several...More

Thank Sarahm2704
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was always my go to coffee shop in Ambleside. Plenty of tables, clean, friendly, free WiFi, charging plugs, and most importantly of all, they had a huge range of syrups and I could get a RASPBERRY LATTE. Alas, no more, the place has been...More

Thank Sarah F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is our go-to cafe in Ambleside, we have tried others but none are as good. The food is yummy and plentiful, coffee is good and staff friendly.

Thank Chloë B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good coffee and lots of seating. Lots of Windows. To look out on the street. They also offer some food.

Thank JimW551
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After walking around Ambleside in the scorching sun we found this place which has A/C so we could all cool down and enjoy a spot of lunch before venturing on.

Thank MrKJM
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was calling just for a lovely cappuccino, upon seeing the breakfast menu though, I had to treat myself to Eggs Benedict. Very tasty, but would have preferred softer yolks. Excellent coffee with good froth on the cappuccino. Nice pleasant staff. Only one barista on so...More

Thank elvenqueen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Family of four had a great lunch. Right in the heart of Ambleside. Food & milkshakes were great. Friendly service. One star docked as the espresso was ok, but not great.

Thank jamestK8324LT
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Market Cross | Ambleside LA22 9BT, Ambleside LA22 9BT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Ambleside
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 32182
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