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Quince & Medlar

13 Castlegate, Cockermouth CA13 9EU, England
+44 1900 823579
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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13 Castlegate, Cockermouth CA13 9EU, England
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Reviews (246)
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This small restaurant has a lovely cosy and friendly ambience; we were seated in a pretty sitting room for pre-dinner drinks and nibbles and the dining area also has a homely but elegant feel. Louisa made us feel very welcome and was very accommodating and...More

Thank Nicki H
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Quince and Medlar is not the cheapest place to eat in the evening, but my first visit there provided true value for money. The food was exquisite, the service was timely and helpful, and the surroundings and general atmosphere very relaxing. I sometimes have...More

Thank 785ian
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was made very welcome, and had a nice glass of wine in the sitting room whilst choosing from the varied menu. The restaurant has a nice relaxing feel to it. The food was excellent.

Thank JudeFeb17
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friend of our daughter visited from Dubai who is veggie so thought we would treat her to the only veggie restaurant in town. This was our first visit and having read the previous reviews my expectations were high! I was NOT disappointed, it was amazing!...More

1  Thank Diane J
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been going to The Quince and Medlar for 30 years, and our latest meal there was one of the best yet. Colin is a marvel in the kitchen, and continues to maintain his creativity and excellence. The flavours he creates are subtle, and...More

Thank James B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was taken to this restaurant by my sister as it is her favourite restaurant.She said that I would be in for a delightful meal and she was not kidding. From the moment we walked in, we were made to feel welcome. Not rushed and...More

2  Thank JiffTuna
Reviewed 4 June 2017

It is over 20 years since I last visited Quince and Medlar. As we were visiting Cockermouth and it was the last night of our holiday, I suggested to my omnivore husband that we dine at this vegetarian restaurant. We'd been to other vegetarian restaurants...More

Thank JenandSteve186284
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We had a really lovely mid week anniversary meal at Quince and Medlar. I'm a vegetarian and my husband isn't and he was a little anxious about it, but he totally loved his meal.

Thank Deborah B
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We have been coming to the Q and M since its early days. It always provides an excellent evening with superb, imaginative, cooking in a delightful atmosphere with friendly, efficient, service. Louisa and Colin can be justly proud of their restaurant and the quality they...More

1  Thank David B
Reviewed 30 April 2017

We rarely visit lakeland these days but when we do a trip to Quince and Medlar is an absolute must. Colin and Louisa , the owners have been running this gene for well over twenty years and it just gets better, The food evolves and...More

Thank Hillwalker53
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 45
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Castlegate, Cockermouth CA13 9EU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Cockermouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1900 823579
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