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Brambles Tea Rooms and Cafe

15 Main Road, Windermere LA23 1DX, England
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cakes” (45 reviews)
“bacon sandwich” (19 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
15 Main Road, Windermere LA23 1DX, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Have been here a couple of times whilst in Windermere it’s a really lovely friendly place. You can tell that the people who own it are really passionate about the place. We have had the breakfast a couple of times and it is really good...More

1  Thank MartinM636
Reviewed 6 days ago

I had a baked potato with cheese. It arrived quickly and there was salad served with it, which was very nice and well presented. However the potato was terribly dry and I struggled to eat it, and it tasted powdery. Really disappointing after all the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We popped in here on Tuesday 14th November My husband soup thai vegetable served with fresh bread I had chilli jacket potatoe with lovely side salad and coleslaw we also had tea and coffee. It’s very cosy cafe the staff where chatty and friendly although...More

1  Thank Noel T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are not totally familiar with this area so eating here was a most pleasant experience. This is a friendly family run establishment where my wife had the Thai style vegetable soup and I had the crumpets with marmalade washed down by delicious real coffee....More

1  Thank Papadapa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went as a group of 5 and they rearranged tables to get us all together and then couldn’t have been more friendly. Prices/quality are good as well. Will definitely be back.

1  Thank Jim S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Discovered a recommendation for this cafe in a visitors book at our accommodation. So, as we were spending our last few hours before leaving The Lakes, we called in for late breakfast. Quite small but very friendly and accommodating. The service was quite quick, the...More

Thank Raymond E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely tea/coffee shop this shop is not very big but the staff are very helpful and make you very welcome. We first visited about 12 months ago and visited a number of times

Thank Susan C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped off to grab a coffee and shelter from the rain. We ended up having some lunch as well. Brilliant service, great food and good value. There were toys for the children, free wifi and magazines. Great little cafe.

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

We have been calling in here since they opened 8 years ago, we have never been disappointed and the whole experience of visiting is just like calling in on a good friend, the cakes are so light and tasty, you could really over-eat if not...More

1  Thank Stephen L
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Saw this on trip advisor and decided to have lunch. Advertised as gluten free so had a jacket potato with Tina mayo. Really friendly service and quick. Nothing too much trouble made to feel welcome and not rushed out the door. Highly recommended

1  Thank Chris K
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Nicky M
4 October 2017|
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Response from sandra c | Reviewed this property |
The first time we went we stayed outside as had a dog with us..second time pooch stayed in the car...however the proprietorstaff were lovely and said that dogs were welcome. And a poster on window confirmed this.
1 May 2017|
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Response from Philip H | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure if you asked them, they'd be able to help.
28 December 2016|
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Response from Dottie119 | Reviewed this property |
I would imagine so, as everything is home made and they are health conscious. You could always ring before hand.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Main Road, Windermere LA23 1DX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Windermere
  • Phone Number: 15231
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