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The Square Orange Cafe Bar

) #3 of 93 Restaurants in Keswick ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Italian, , Pizza
20 St. Johns Street, Keswick CA12 5AS, England
+44 17687 73888
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (261 reviews)
“pizza” (333 reviews)
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Italian, Bar, Pizza, Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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20 St. Johns Street, Keswick CA12 5AS, England
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Reviewed today

The Keswick launch had been cancelled due to weather, so original plans of going on to try one last TripAdvisor recommendation for lunch were scuppered. We thought we'd go anyway and have brunch, arriving at 11.00. We ordered coffee and litlle fig, almond and pistachio...More

Thank Nicola A
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A little bit quirky, great food with a little crazy sprinkled on top. Popped in with my Lady to shelter from the standard Cumbrian summer weather of fine rain that soaks you through. As luck would have it though busy one table (old school desk)...More

Thank Rugbyjim77
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What a place. Very intimate, you can't book (which is great). Just rock up and find a space. Order all food and drink at the bar. Great selection of drinks. Food is ample. We had two starters and a Pizza each. The Pizza was good....More

Thank MavenAdviser
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Super busy on a Monday night in August, but totally worth the wait. Quirky, eclectic decor. Great beers and unusual gin selection. Select menu, but huge portions and a great atmosphere. Loved it. Will be back

Thank Sarah T
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great food. Fresh pizza and a nice tapas selection. Inspired drinks. Friendly folk. Stands out from the rest.

Thank Nicholas W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We have visited this place on previous visits to Keswick and were looking forward to returning. This is a small establishment which does not take bookings and is often busy so we had to wait for a table however the staff are excellent and make...More

Thank JCT1962
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quirky little restaurant with great tasting tapas and stone baked pizza. You can't book, so have to be lucky to get a table or wait at the bar for one. It is worth the wait, as the food was delicious. Great find, we will be...More

1  Thank ASkinner78
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On a one week holiday we ate here twice. And the tapas were quite delicious. A perfect lunch. It can get very busy and larger groups can be turned away. Fun service.

Thank SarahNott
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here on the TripAdvisor recommendation and we weren't disappointed! Cozy location, felt like we were in the med! We had the nachos to start, WOW! Then the pizzas, also delicious. Great selections of beers too, can't believe you sell Kwak! Thank you for a...More

Thank AmyPSmith
Reviewed 1 week ago

At last - you can get wonderful coffee in the Lake District. Keswick has the funkiest cafe with coffee that entices you to have a second cup. Friendly staff oin a warm atmosphere.

Thank carolinecrowhurst
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Questions & Answers
6 August 2017|
Response from Ridley66 | Reviewed this property |
Until they run out as everything was prepared fresh
8 January 2017|
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Response from squareorange | Property representative |
Hi There, We absolutely do take well behaved dogs so bring them along. Unfortunately we do not take bookings due to our size but if you can come in early or don't mind waiting for a little while, it does not normally take... More
Marcia G
3 November 2016|
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Response from squareorange | Property representative |
Hi Marcia, We have the following dishes - Soup (Our soup is always GF and Veggie) Tapas - Mini Red Peppers stuffed with Feta Spanish Tortilla Patatas Bravas Padron Peppers Vine Leaves stuffed with Rice and Herbs Whole... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 St. Johns Street, Keswick CA12 5AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Keswick
  • Phone Number: +44 17687 73888
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Please note that we do not take bookings.
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