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Caffle House Tearooms Watendleth

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Watendlath Community, Keswick CA12 5UW, England
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60 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We found this hidden café whilst driving around the back roads of the Lake District. Plenty of walkers in whilst we were there. Cake, Tea & Coffee served with a smile. Thanks

Thank Steve B
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56 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great little café at the mid point of our walk. Proper builders tea in mugs and wedges of cake... what more could you ask for, champion!

Thank Rob G
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47 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called in here after walking from Ashness Bridge, in rather inclement weather, so it was a delight to have a lovely cup of hot chocolate before making our way back to Ashness Bridge. Lovely garden benches where many a moment can be spent watching the birds, if only it wasn't raining. Will definitely return on one of our future lakeland... More 

Thank triplebagger
Kendal, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Very pleased to find them open after a wet walk over the tops! Enjoyed a sit in the sunshine in their lovely garden area with a big mug of milky coffee...bliss!

Thank Woollylakes
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Hoping to call in for a quick tea and a bite to eat but it was closed and the toilets were locked. No sign of any recent activity or an indication when it might open.

Thank Rothdasa
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294 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Along with at least eight other lots of people whom we met whilst walking to and from Watendlath, we were disappointed that the café was closed despite it being online that it was open that day. We fortunately had carried fruit and water with us, otherwise would've been very hungry and thirsty. Some people with little children and a baby... More 

Thank Tallis
Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We go here every year when walking from Keswick to Rosthwaite and the flapjack and hot chocolate were the perfect way to recharge our batteries on they way when we visited this year. We were worried it would be closed as we visited mid-October, but it was open and we overheard the owners saying they close at the end of... More 

Thank Laura_Jayne2016
Derby, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Tucked away, quiet (in October), serving tasty hot snacks and hot drinks. Delightfully atmospheric, and well worth a short stop on you travels to refresh and take in the authentic lakeland atmosphere.

Thank VADM1
Bishop Middleham
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Brilliant cafe next to Watendleth one of our favourite halfway stops .lovely tea and cakes 10/10 outside seating next to the Tarn,very picturesque and great service.

Thank Tony D
Barnsley, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

stunning place to end up after driving along this road. we walked around part of the tarn, fed the ducks, which was great fun and thoroughly enjoyed the most moist chocolate and carrot cakes. lovely

Thank Bscruth

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Restaurant Details

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Cafe, British
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
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Outdoor Seating, Seating
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  • Address: Watendlath Community, Keswick CA12 5UW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Keswick
poor tearooms!!!! land owned by National trust

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?