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Steam Bistro

Tilberthwaite Avenue, Coniston LA21 8ED, England
+44 15394 41928
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Overview
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (21 reviews)
“pineapple” (8 reviews)
“prawn cocktail” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Tilberthwaite Avenue, Coniston LA21 8ED, England
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1 - 10 of 630 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Only phoned up on the night and I believe we were lucky to get in. Busy place and I can see why. Great quirky interior with a very impressive menu. Bring your own beer to was a nice touch. Glad we came as our meals...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank colint402
Reviewed 5 days ago

Another visit for my birthday with friends and not disappointed. Varied, personal menu with interesting choices, something for everyone. It's a bit like tasting the Masterchef Finals menu.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank wyn r
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Just loved this place, we booked this after reading some very good reviews and we weren’t disappointed. Beautiful setting, lovely ambience, gorgeous food with lots of choice, lots of attention to dietary needs. Great service, exceeds expectations in all areas, a must if visiting the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JayneElla
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place. BYOB. Superb menu supported by excellent service. The view was unanimously shared across a table of 4, al of who had something different. We at eon a Sunday and the place was packed and the attendance speaks for itself. Closed Mondays and Tuesdays....More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank 332JimP332
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked Steam as part of a 40th Birthday weekend away and I can't recommend it enough. A gorgeous, unassuming setting and the most delicious food for an absolute bargain price! Service was fab too. As a vegetarian I was really pleased with my choices...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank AnupaRoper
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely, friendly little bistro with a great atmosphere, lovely staff who couldn't do enough and amazing food. This will be our first of many visits

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Diane R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This unassuming little restaurant truly deserves all the 5 stars it gets. We managed to get a table on a quiet Thursday night in the middle of November and felt like the luckiest people around. I imagine in peak season you'll need to book well...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JamesCollinsWorld
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went while on holiday for a week, struggled to get a table midweek and now I know why. The food was exceptional, great tasting and good value for money. Love the BYOB . It's quite eclectic but full of charm. Already booked for go back.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank katrb
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Brief few days in The Lakes, stayed about 40 minutes away in Ulpha but had heard such good things I thought the drive would be worth it. I wasn’t disappointed. I had the gyoza to start which was cooked to perfection, followed by the feather...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Jon2375
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Another excellent visit. It may look ordinary from outside but inside it’s warm, welcoming and relaxing with a friendly, happy atmosphere. The staff are first class and professional, who effortlessly make your sure you have a great evening. It’s not licensed but they do serve...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Anne H
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hard2plse
19 September 2018|
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Response from smw000 | Property representative |
Hi, We don't have a children's menu but we can offer smaller versions of some dishes, or simpler dishes (penne pasta with home made tomato sauce etc) We are happy to have children dine with us, we ask they remain... More
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Sophianrob
18 November 2017|
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Response from Christine S | Reviewed this property |
Hi you will need to check with the Steam themselves, but if they are open I highly recommend booking well in advance. Enjoy!!
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Moyra D
2 November 2017|
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Response from taj s | Reviewed this property |
you might be better off ringing them directly on 015394 41928
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tilberthwaite Avenue, Coniston LA21 8ED, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Coniston
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 41928
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