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Quince & Medlar

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13 Castlegate, Cockermouth CA13 9EU, England
+44 1900 823579
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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just over a year since I was last here. Welcome and meal was up to the standard I have experienced previously. Must go back sooner!

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Thank brianfromcarlisle
Denbury, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

We visited Q & M for the first time in two years last week end. The visitor experience is simply first class. If this were in a city the prices would be over £100 a head. Let my photos do the talking, not me

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Thank Hillwalker53
York
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

When in the Lakes we normally go to Zefferelli's in Ambleside - we didn't know another veggie restaurant existed. We were very excited to find Quince and Medlar and had high hopes when we arrived. We were taken into a little anti-room to choose our menu, have a couple of bite sized appetisers and then our drinks. The food was... More 

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Thank LammieSX
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

A wonderful evening was spent at the Q&M for our wedding anniversary. The food was amazing - an explosion of flavours in each mouthful of every course! Impeccable service, relaxed atmosphere, delightful setting. Highly recommended. We'll most definitely return.

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Thank 864amandaw
Cumbria, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Charming restaurant! Intimate and cosy. Excellent front of house, very welcoming and friendly. Always plenty of choice on the menu. Meals are vegetarian, can be vegan and wheat free. Ideal for individual dining, as a couple or larger group. Value for money, reasonably priced.

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Thank KarenHorn
Cockermouth, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Whether you are a true veggie or fancy giving it a go, this is a great place. Nice atmosphere and very professional service.

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Thank Brendon C
Boston, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Went to this wonderful restaurant with my family to celebrate my 60th birthday. Have been once before and thoroughly enjoyed the food and once again I had the most marvellous meal. None of the party are true vegetarians but we all enjoy good food served in a lovely setting. There is ample choice of dishes and everything that our party... More 

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Thank JanetwithGeoff
carlisle
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

We visited this wonderful find last night with a couple of friends who are not completely vegetarian or vegan. What a treat. We had never been here before and we are so glad we made the 40 minute drive to try it out. The hospitality, ambience, service and food was excellent. The menu is for both vegetarians and vegans with... More 

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Poulton le Fylde, null, United Kingdom
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109 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

This is a long established business that offers a great opportunity to experience many tastes in one evening. The menu is varied and we I had the impression that many of the customers, like us, are not vegetarians, but like us, enjoy good food that is vegetarian or otherwise. It is a traditional Victorian/Edwardian setting and the service was friendly,... More 

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Thank Barrme
belfast
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84 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

We just love this restaurant. It is the mecca for lovers of good food. Colin and Louisa are continually inventing new mouthwatering dishes to tempt your palate. I would love to live nearer to this restaurant and be a regular customer.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$45
Cuisine
British, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?