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Tarantella Restaurant

22 Main Street, Cockermouth CA13 9LQ, England
+44 1900 822109
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (39 reviews)
“risotto” (20 reviews)
“panna cotta” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
22 Main Street, Cockermouth CA13 9LQ, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good food and service but a challenging menu if you do not like goat products.Staff are very good and courtious.

Thank Quaylesp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited in Oct on a trip to the lakes based on trip advisor ratings. A great little restaurant, food fantastic. Well balanced menu with plenty of choice. Can get noisy as is a cosy place. All reasonably priced. Only slowness was on service as was...More

Thank Karl F
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Booked and pre ordered as there was a group of over 10 of us. Amazing food and nice wine! I was absolutely stuffed afterwards but didn't was to stop eating as it was so yum! Reasonable price and huge menu - glad the creamy chicken...More

Thank Rosie H
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Food is excellent. Had the fillet steak with tagliatelle and the bruschetta with mushrooms. Worth a visit

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Date night at the tarantella cockermouth. Beautiful found my new favourite Italian, well priced food from starters to deserts were all very nice a great choice of wines to acompany your meal choice of lagers birra moretti and peroni 👌 would highly reccomend and will...More

Thank cumbrianranger
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

We came here following a long day driving and walking in the north of the Lake District and in need of a meal. Thankfully we all were clean as the restaurant is nicely presented. The food was excellent and on par with the best Italian...More

Thank Caille S
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Came early on a wet Tuesday and soon realised this was a good choice. The service was excellent and the food.........we had carpaccio &calamari as starters. I had the special which was a homemade monkfish & scallop mouse in ravioli in a bisque and it...More

Thank belson8401
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Visited on a Saturday night in September. Phoned ahead to book, could not get in for 8pm but did for 8.30. This suited us fine as we usually dine late. By 9pm a lot of customers had left and a party of 9 who called...More

Thank practicalP
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Looking for somewhere to eat after an unpleasant day we chose Tarantella, an Italian restaurant with the usual menu. I had a smoked haddock risotto. The rice was slightly too soft and there wasn't a lot of haddock, although the peashoot garnish was abundant. On...More

Thank EatSleepGo
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Never had a bad meal here. Last time wee went there was a long wait for food but that's fine. Good wine menu too. Excellent Italian

1  Thank Schollystravel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Main Street, Cockermouth CA13 9LQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Cockermouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1900 822109
  • E-mail
Tarantella is an elegant restaurant serving fresh modern Italian style cuisine with Italian beer on tap, cocktails and a wide range of quality wines.We are child friendly and we can also accommodate large groups for business or pleasure. We are OPEN DAILY from 12-2:30pm for lunch and 5pm till late for evening dining.
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