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Cafe Italia

37 Main Road | Oak Street, Windermere LA23 1DX, England
+44 15394 46228
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (222 reviews)
“minestrone soup” (22 reviews)
“tiramisu” (23 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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37 Main Road | Oak Street, Windermere LA23 1DX, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Visited for lunch. Friendly staff and really good authentic Italian food with excellent atmosphere. Don't accept debit or credit cards and the warning signs are very small so be warned but hell who cares the food is worth it.

Thank Colin C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Came here today with my husband and it was perfect! The restaurant, over two floors, has a lovely atmosphere. The food was stunning and the staff exquisite......super friendly and on hand when ever you need. Will be back soon......defo!!!! Xxxxx

Thank Cassie E
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited this weekend, hadn't booked but no issue with getting a table. As someone with coeliac disease, it was great that there was GF pasta and bread available. Really enjoyable tasty meal. Would go back. One thing on the night, found that it was cash...More

Thank Alan T
Reviewed 3 days ago

In a recent stay in Windermere we ate here 3 times and had a take away pizza. The food was unfailingly excellent- tasty, imaginative - and there was an amazing variety of choice. You name it they seem to do it. The restaurant is elegant...More

Thank ChristineCOOk_12
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very accommodating staff, who were extremely attentive and polite. We were even offered to change to a table upstairs by the window after our drinks downstairs. Service was complemented by the tasty food (we had pizza which was a decent size for the price). Would...More

Thank James H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had lunch here and it was lovely. Staff super very welcoming and friendly. Food excellent in relaxing warm comfortable establishment. Be warned its payment by cash only. I didn't see the sign outside which i don't feel is prominent enough and i was going...More

Thank chrissie9949
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely place, truly exceptional service. Brilliant breakfast. We really like this place. Highly recommended.

Thank Dean S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Only had coffee here, but the food that was coming out of the kitchen looked fantastic. Fabulous decor and great atmosphere. We'll be back.

Thank LancashireRamble
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying near by and popped in for lunch, the staff were all very friendly. We ordered our food and we were not disappointed my mum and I had the Lasagne which was very nice and my daughter had the soup which she really...More

Thank Jan H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We popped in for a coffee on a very wet Saturday morning in February. The place is a very smart looking establishment and the staff and service were impeccable - and the coffee was very good indeed!! The food looked good - pity we had...More

Thank chateau57
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David T
13 January 2018|
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Response from J_LWigan | Reviewed this property |
As far as I am aware it is eat in only, but well worth a visit & waiting for your food order.
Lydia M
21 October 2017|
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Response from Lyn132 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry we just chose from menu in the cafe and as no online menu you would probably need to contact as others have suggested.
23 March 2017|
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Response from dorothy g | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I too have only been a customer there so like other reviewers have suggested phone the restaurant and they will advise you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 22
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Main Road | Oak Street, Windermere LA23 1DX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 46228
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