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Charlie's of Windermere

7 Oak Street, Windermere LA23 1EN, England
+44 15394 46584
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (11 reviews)
“coffee bar” (17 reviews)
“nice cakes” (4 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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7 Oak Street, Windermere LA23 1EN, England
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1 - 10 of 121 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

I cannot fault this place at all.....both owners are so pleasant and will always find the time to chat........now the good stuff.......the breakfast is the best breakfast in Windermere by far. Never tasted bacon as nice as theirs, also the black pudding is superb !!!!

Thank Julie221970
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely little cafe with cosy seating and a great atmosphere. It's been tastefully decorated and you instantly feel at home when you walk in. We visited for breakfast which was spot on, although a little disappointing that the cooked breakfast didn't come...More

Thank ArabianMouse1
manjid2016, Manager at Charlie's of Windermere, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Thanks for calling in. We used to do the breakfast with toast but most of it came back either half eaten or not touched so we decided to remove it all together.

Reviewed 30 April 2017

Had a fantastic Full English breakfast with a smile. Really couldn't ask for anything more, very good quality ingredients, carefully and well prepared. Very friendly team

1  Thank ShaunDev
manjid2016, Manager at Charlie's of Windermere, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Thanks for the review. Breakfast best meal of the day. So glad you picked us, look forward to seeing you again

Reviewed 27 April 2017

Glad to see the menu has been updated and that they now do a full English. The staff were really friendly and welcoming. The food was well cooked and tasty, (the portion of mushrooms could have been a bit more generous). However, the breakfasts were...More

Thank SLeeH
manjid2016, Manager at Charlie's of Windermere, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Thanks for the review. We always like the feedback and will take on board the mushroom potions. Hopefully next time you'll receive more,

Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Look out for this lovely, family cafe/restaurant. Fantastic value for money, great food and extremely friendly and welcoming.

Thank LouDouLouDou
manjid2016, Manager at Charlie's of Windermere, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2017

Thanks for the review. Pleased you enjoyed your visit. Look forward to see you again

Reviewed 31 March 2017

used this place for breakfast for the week I was in Windermere, it was the same everyday freshly made hot and consistent, I noticed a takeaway menu so I ordered one, £4.50 got me a ham salad a blueberry muffin and a choice of cold...More

Thank manjid2017
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

While staying in Windermere for a few days we found this little cafe during a walk through the village. I loved this establishment as it is smart, unpretentious & serves a good range of decent food at very reasonable prices. I had Americano coffee with...More

Thank Paul C
manjid2016, Manager at Charlie's of Windermere, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2017

Thanks for the review. I'm really pleased you like our little place. we try to make our own range of products which keeps our prices reasonable and our cakes fresh, hope you enjoyed your time in windermere its a beautiful place

Reviewed 19 March 2017

Called in for breakfast. Great value for money and plentiful. Staff were lovely and the meal was freshly cooked an dinner piping hot. Definitely will return.

Thank Maltesermum
manjid2016, Manager at Charlie's of Windermere, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2017

All our food is cooked to order. We try to keep everything on a good value for money scale, Thankyou for the review and hope to see you again

Reviewed 19 March 2017

Kevin and Mandy are great hosts with a warm and friendly welcome for all. We have our breakfast every morning before setting out and can honestly say that fills us up for the day. A traditional full English with tea or coffee and toast, not...More

Thank starychelovyek
manjid2016, Manager at Charlie's of Windermere, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2017

It was nice seeing you both again, look forward to September where we'll find you more walks or activities.. ( maybe with no high drops) thanks for the review take care

Reviewed 19 March 2017

Charlie's of Windermere is excellent for breakfasts light lunch & afternoon teas'nice friendly staff not over priced clean and you can take your dog in with you thank you to all the staff at charlie's i will be back'JFR

Thank John R
manjid2016, Manager at Charlie's of Windermere, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2017

Thanks for your review. We welcome dogs like customers they even get a doggie treat.we don't have a special space for the little chaps we even have some little dry me towels. We look forward to seeing you both again soon I hope

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 04:00
Monday
09:00 - 05:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 05:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 05:00
Thursday
09:00 - 05:00
Friday
09:00 - 05:00
Saturday
09:00 - 05:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Oak Street, Windermere LA23 1EN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 46584
Description
We open at 9am for breakfast .11.30 we change to a lunch menu. 3pm another menu change afternoon teas! Then booking only for an evening meal
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