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Greens Cafe & Bistro

College Street, Grasmere LA22 9SZ, England
+44 15394 35790
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“shepherds pie” (27 reviews)
“cakes” (92 reviews)
“toasties” (20 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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College Street, Grasmere LA22 9SZ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great food. Delicious. Very friendly and quick service. Other visitors were raving about it too. Falafels and beetroot humous with salad etc, yum. Thank you!

Thank A6504QWsteveh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here on Friday, I had the leek and potato soup which was really good, lad had a toastie which he wolved my wife had the chilli which she really enjoyed. They do great cakes and the service is always excellent.

Thank Ashley A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch here last year and it was great. We came back to grasmere this year and headed to greens for lunch and this time we had our 8 month old. Very accommodating staff. We had sandwiches which were very nice then got tempted...More

Thank taj s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having walked to Grasmere from Ambleside, we needed a break, some food and a nice warming drink. Came across Greens by chance and they welcomed us and our dog inside. Service was cheery and efficient and the home cooked food and drinks were excellent. Very...More

Thank matthewp509
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visit Greens every time we come to Grasmere. The food is hearty and home made. Portion sizes are generous (you don't feel you're being ripped off) and it is vegetarian friendly. We've been to other cafe's in the village but nowhere else compares.

Thank nikki27102016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very pleasant staff and a wide variety of good quality food. We'll be back to try one of the lovely looking puddings or cakes :)

Thank Christian M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here after shopping in Windermere for tea and cake. My daughter and I are both gluten free so this looked lovely after reading reviews, it did not disappoint. I had a gf cheese scone with cheese and chutney and my daughter had gf...More

Thank jaluday
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in Green's for our last breakfast before leaving the Lake District and were pleasantly surprised. The full English breakfast was very tasty and quite large. The staff were very friendly and helpful. Nice find on the last day. Opened at 9.30am slightly earlier...More

Thank GaryMichelle65
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had sandwiches and hot chocolate. Sandwiches were good quality and filling and hot chocolate was lovely. We didn’t have time on this visit but all the cakes looked delicious.

Thank Jemma W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We found this place by default on a bus tour. The line-ups were too long at other restaurants so we kept walking and are glad we did. There was a wide variety of gluten-free options and other dietary restriction options available. I loved that Grasmere...More

Thank hotsally
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Emma B
9 May 2018|
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Response from big-blue-eyes | Reviewed this property |
You would be better asking the cafe directly. A quick phone call would answer your question I’m sure.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$13
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: College Street, Grasmere LA22 9SZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Grasmere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 35790
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Friendly local cafe and bistro specialising in home cooked meals and home baked cakes. Wide range of special diets catered for including gluten free, dairy free, vegetarian, vegan and meat lovers too!
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