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Greenhouse Restaurant

Castle Green Lane | Castle Green Hotel In Kendal, Kendal LA9 6RG, England
+44 1539 734000
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pork chop” (3 reviews)
“scallops” (3 reviews)
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British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Castle Green Lane | Castle Green Hotel In Kendal, Kendal LA9 6RG, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

And Pub sandwich for lunch. We love, love the meals served by chef and staff here. The breakfasts were more than we had imagined. Tea, coffee and toast delivered right to the table. A breakfast bar divided into serving areas. Fresh everything. Absolutely great way...More

Thank Travelartgolf
Justin W, Executive Chef at Greenhouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your excellent review of our breakfast offer. I'm very, very proud of my chefs who prepare the breakfasts, they do an amazing job for me, for the hotel and for our guests. Over the years we have sourced an amazing array of...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a wonderful meal at this restaurant. The food was magnificent, full of flavour and well prepared. Tried the wine pairing with the desert and do that with all the courses next time.More

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Thank Craig19l
Justin W, Executive Chef at Greenhouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking time to write a review Craig. I'm very pleased that you have enjoyed the food. The wine pairing with the food is a great idea and is well received by our guests. I will share you kind words with my kitchen...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The tasting menu and wine flight (£68 in total) is great value. All five courses were excellent quality and well presented. With the cheese course (before dessert) there was a good selection and there was no small portions. The desserts were all amazing.More

Thank Chris A
Justin W, Executive Chef at Greenhouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your excellent review Chris. You're right, the tasting menu and wine flight is fantastic value for money. It is very popular with our guests. I'm very proud of my teams in the kitchen and restaurant who work very hard to achieve great...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I came to the Greenhouse for a special birthday meal and weren't disappointed. There's a new head chef with a fantastic range of dishes all served to perfection by attentive, friendly front of house staff. It won't be long before we're back...More

Thank BobandLindsayC
Justin W, Executive Chef at Greenhouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your fantastic review of The Greenhouse Restaurant. Yes, you are correct, we have a fantastic new head chef who has settled very well into his role and has just launched his new menu in the restaurant. Look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dinner for three. The scene is set, it's Saturday evening, my wife, our 15 year old son and I are all booked into the Greenhouse. Arriving to find the carpark fit to burst and a wedding party having their photos taken was a wonderful sight...More

Thank Ray W
Justin W, Executive Chef at Greenhouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

What a wonderful review from the Wandering Walton's of Wardle. I'm lucky to have two amazing teams working in the kitchen and in the restaurant who's daily dedication to great food and great service is a credit to them. You're right, we do have a...More

Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Wow. Amazing food with an imaginative dishes and flavours. Not had food taste like this for ages. Outstanding. Really recommend. Great service too. Can't wait to go again. The treacle pudding was fantastic.

Thank Amanda L
Justin W, Executive Chef at Greenhouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Thank you very much for your fantastic review. I'm really pleased that you have enjoyed your evening with us at The Greenhouse Restaurant. I have passed on your kind words to my teams in the restaurant and the kitchen. See you again soon.

Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

We visited on Mothers day for the afternoon tea. A wonderful treat! The restaurant is beautifully decorated, has lovely views and had very helpful staff who made us feel very welcome. The afternoon tea was presented so well, and instead of just the usual offering...More

Thank Housty1
Justin W, Executive Chef at Greenhouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2017

Thank you for visiting on Mother's Day and I'm pleased that you had a fantastic time. Please do come and visit us for dinner. Feel free to contact me on justin.woods@castlegreen.co.uk and I will look after your booking. Yes, you're correct, we should do a...More

Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

My friends and I booked a table of 4 for Saturday night. We arrived and were greeted by a lovely gentleman asking to take our coats, he then showed us to our table and gave us the Menu. We then sat for 15 minutes waiting...More

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Justin W, Executive Chef at Greenhouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2017

Thank you very much for your review of The Greenhouse Restaurant. I can only apologise for our lack of "service" on this occasion. It is very unusual for us to receive negative feedback about our floor staff but it is obvious on this occasion that...More

Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

The food here is spot on every time! We never miss a chance to eat here when staying at the hotel or visiting the lakes in general! Beautifully presented and always delicious! Food for all budgets and tastes!

Thank MrsEJW
Justin W, Executive Chef at Greenhouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2017

Many, many thanks for your fantastic review of The Greenhouse Restaurant. Please come and say "hello" to our hard working chefs next time you are dining with us.

Reviewed 2 February 2017

we went for Christmas dinner on Christmas day, the staff were really very helpful as mum isn't too good on her feet. the food was really nice and it was a very enjoyable day,

Thank Ian W
Justin W, Executive Chef at Greenhouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2017

Thank you for your review Ian, I'm pleased that you enjoyed your Christmas Day with us at The Greenhouse Restaurant. I'm particularly pleased that our Restaurant team have been helpful where required with your mum. Look forward to seeing you again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castle Green Lane | Castle Green Hotel In Kendal, Kendal LA9 6RG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Kendal
  • Phone Number: +44 1539 734000
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Description
Kendal's only rosette awarded restaurant, offering a contemporary menu with a strong emphasis on local produce from Executive Chef Justin Woods and his kitchen team. We offer three different menus; a daily changing three course menu at £28.00 per person, an individually priced main menu and Cumbrian Tasting Menu. Guests can stick to one or mix and match to experience their perfect meal!
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