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Cottage Kitchen

28A Finkle Street, Kendal LA9 4AB, England
+44 1539 722468
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“pies” (16 reviews)
“quiche” (16 reviews)
“fish and chips” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
28A Finkle Street, Kendal LA9 4AB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We called here on a chilly March morning looking for a dog friendly cafe. We all received a warm welcome including the dog inside was lovely a great choice of food and drinks. We choose coffee and cake . Service was great, presentation of the...More

Thank Beaucottage
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called in for a bite at lunchtime and chose the soup and toasties option. There was a blackboard with specials, all very tempting but a bit heavy main meal for what we wanted, though the dishes we saw served to other diners looked excellent. We...More

Thank seasider2020
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

Called in here on the off chance whilst visiting Kendal. We were made to feel very welcome, even with 2 dogs. Food was good wholesome and homemade. The fresh tomato and red pepper soup was lovely and the sandwich was very fresh and packed full...More

Thank civic22
Reviewed 23 January 2018

This is a friendly little place, with fresh-made, homecooking. Both my companion and myself have coeliac disease, we ate different things, without any ill effects. Although the kitchen isn't big, the staff are knowledgeable and will take care to avoid cross contamination. I has a...More

2  Thank Frances B
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Called in to fill an empty gap in our stomachs and wasn't let down. The portions are plenty full and the taste was amazing. Only gripe was they don't take card payments which wasn't displayed anywhere and luckily we had the funds to pay on...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 16 January 2018

I love this cafe great menu, but I can't get past the quiche it is lovely, I usually go myself and never feel awkward, as the staff are lovely and friendly, I live in kendal and if I'm in town at lunchtime, I always go,

Thank maggy355
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Only small dining room and, as it was winter, a bit fuggy. Food was excellent. After checking with cook, hubby was served with scrambled egg on toast ( a breakfast dish). I had a super egg mayonaise jacket potato, which was served with side salad....More

Thank Irene J
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

If you eat gluten-free this is the place for you. EVERYTHING is gluten free - the fish and chips, the quiche, the pie... the list goes on! Lovely friendly staff, lovely tasty food, can’t recommend enough. 5 stars *****

2  Thank BeckyBex27
Lynn R, Owner at Cottage Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 24 December 2017

Thanks very much you make it all worthwhile

Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Called in for a quick second breakfast having passed by many times. Small and cosy inside with pretty Christmas decorations. Lovely food and hot, tasty coffee. We shall return.

Thank MyAztec1
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Nice consistent product, great chips, big portions, and the side salads are so lovely! We come in when we're in kendal because the bf is veggie and it's hard to guarantee a good meal at somewhere we've not already visited. Totally non-pretentious food with a...More

1  Thank KinaKutie
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28A Finkle Street, Kendal LA9 4AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Kendal
  • Phone Number: +44 1539 722468
Traditional cafe
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