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Quince & Medlar

13 Castlegate, Cockermouth CA13 9EU, England
+44 1900 823579
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“kohlrabi” (3 reviews)
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
13 Castlegate, Cockermouth CA13 9EU, England
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Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Visited here with friends having wanting to eat here for a number of years. Loved it. Great service, great layout, decently priced and exceptional quality of the dishes. Chose the crusted cauliflower crumb, cashews + cinnamon baked butternut squash, samphire+ tarragon cream sauce as a...More

Thank Joseph H
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

The experience of feeling looked after, knowledge that the very best ingredients are prepared in the most wonderful way is consistent on each visit. It really doesn't matter what you select from the menu - it will be a very pleasant and tasty surprise. All...More

Thank Cjw91
Reviewed 10 September 2017

We booked a table after reading the good reviews. So pleased we did as the service and the food was amazing. It is a vegetarian restaurant who also cater for vegans. My partner had forgot his reading glasses and we were told not to worry...More

Thank nikki m
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Vegetarian but fabulous I didn't think I would enjoy food with no meat but it is fabulous, I know it's the best in our area definitely five stars

Thank Margaret M
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Been coming to this delightful vegetarian restaurant for years but back then there was no TripAdvisor. The food is fabulous and run by a delightful couple they always have time for their customers and the peace they have achieved is excellent, foodies will not be...More

Thank lorrainem134
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Our family (6 people) went there mid-week for a small family celebration. Our group consisted of non-vegetarians through to vegans and all were delighted with their food. The Potted broad bean, olive & caper pate on oatcakes was a wonderful starter with a great balance...More

Thank Petrofizz
Reviewed 12 August 2017

I am not a vegetarian, But without a doubt this is my favorite restaurant , ANYWHERE. The the food is delicious, the restaurant itself has a lovely ambience .The owner and staff are lovely and can I just mention the Summer pudding, to die for.

1  Thank Malcolm C
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We had a small gathering of friends dining here to celebarate a birthday. We were made to feel special from the moment we came through the door into this charming Georgian restaurant. The menu is entirely vegetarian but there is a good variety of dishes...More

Thank Alison P
Reviewed 3 August 2017

I chose the above title because it describes the approach of the restaraunt. Usually I think of a "vegetarian restaurant" as being perhaps a bit alternative or trendy. Quince and Medlar seem to concentrate on having a special, select restaurant first and the environment is...More

Thank Trevor H
Reviewed 23 July 2017

This small restaurant has a lovely cosy and friendly ambience; we were seated in a pretty sitting room for pre-dinner drinks and nibbles and the dining area also has a homely but elegant feel. Louisa made us feel very welcome and was very accommodating and...More

2  Thank Nicki H
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  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$45
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Castlegate, Cockermouth CA13 9EU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Cockermouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1900 823579
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