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St Martins Tea Room & Grill

4 St Martins Parade | Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere, England
+44 7789 545309
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“scones” (59 reviews)
“cake” (36 reviews)
“sandwich” (30 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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4 St Martins Parade | Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere, England
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

We were in need of a warming cup of tea and a bite to eat and we stumbled on this lovely tea room. It's behind the main road in Bowness so probably gets missed by a lot of tourists, but it's well worth a visit....More

Thank carnivalqueen
Reviewed 20 August 2017

I was in the cafe yesterday when a family came in and I witnessed some horrible treatment of customers by the staff, which made me uncomfortable to say the least! We could not believe the ignorance of the so called "Manager" who threatened to call...More

4  Thank Suzi J
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Prices can vary from £3.99 to £11.00 in Bowness on Windermere for a Cream Tea. This place serves the most delicious homemade plain and fruit scones I have tasted in years for around £5.00 per head. My mother even bought two to take home ....More

Thank Jantina13
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Visited with my wife and 2 kids. Well overpriced for what it is. Had sandwiches and jacket potatoes for the kids, have to say not the best spuds I've seen. For tea x2, cordial X2, meal deal with soup and 2x jackets was over£17. The...More

Thank mrdunnill
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Popped in here for a snack. The sandwich was ok but the cake....well, £4 for sticky toffee cake? And there was nothing sticky about it....just dry cake with a few little fudge bits on top. We were offered it warm and I was expecting something...More

Thank Alibaba303
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Brilliant rea rooms, easy to find with car park nearby. Made extreme welcome, friendly staff, truly scrumptious food (enjoyed sandwiches, scones with jam and cream plus tea for two. Will be back to enjoy more delights from the menu.

Thank barry_hewitt1
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Visited here for cream tea. Staff were very warm and friendly. Lovely atmosphere. Cream tea was good value, sconenwas still warm and there was plenty of jam and cream. Some items were rather pricy on the menu so made our selection easy.

Thank Jcw90
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Visited for lunch. Lovely sandwich and scone. Great service would recommend. Very friendly staff fab choice for lunch

Thank Elaine P
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

The decor is lovely, the staff were helpful and friendly, food was good and the background guitar soundtrack is nice and relaxing

Thank aak1511
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Like a previous reviewer we found this place by accident and I would agree that it is excellent value in a notoriously expensive area. We had the 'daily special' and enjoyed sandwiches, a cream scone and tea or coffee for a bargain price. All beautifully...More

Thank Bar-May
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andrew d
14 November 2017|
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Response from Mschoosie | Reviewed this property |
I just checked their new Facebook page and they were definitely open on Monday there is also another site that says they are permanently closed which may have been from a while ago. I hope you manage to get hold of them and... More
8 March 2016|
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Response from Imee1 | Reviewed this property |
I checked the restaurant's FaceBook which has a picture of their menu which says they serve Afternoon Tea.
Bernadette H
30 January 2015|
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Response from John B | Reviewed this property |
As everyone else has said - yes they are open Sundays and yes they have a gallery which would accommodate your party easily. I would contact them beforehand. The owners are lovely people and I'm sure they will help if they... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 2 - US$ 16
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 St Martins Parade | Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 7789 545309
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