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The Square Orange Cafe Bar

€€ - €€€Italian, , Pizza
20 St. Johns Street, Keswick CA12 5AS, England
+44 17687 73888
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (319 reviews)
“pizza” (392 reviews)
“patatas bravas” (11 reviews)
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Italian, Bar, Pizza, Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
20 St. Johns Street, Keswick CA12 5AS, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great Atmosphere Good food and Beer Chill out and Relax Everything freshly made with a little bit of a twist. Well worth a visit

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My second trip to the world class tapas/pizzeria/bar wonder that Keswick calls the square orange. Greeted by a Tarantino esque soundtrack, I sat down with my perfectly made flat white and soaked in the atmosphere around me. The salami and mushroom pizza was authentically made...More

1  Thank Liam M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We are regular visitors to Keswick as we have a little place nearby. Keswick is filled eateries and you are spoiled for choice. However this is the 1st time we have eaten here as it is always busy. I now know why it’s food is...More

Thank John163M6
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great place this is, the atmosphere is fabulous and the staff better. Love the little tapas dishes and the pizza is fabulous. The beers are also interesting with some fabulous choices. It's a fab place for a change and very reasonable prices.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Couldn't get in at the first attempt. Second chance we grabbed an empty table as we walked in. Pizza really thin based Italian with margherita or marinara base topping. Plenty of choices for beer/lager. A must for a light tea in quirky surroundings - old...More

Thank michael g
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place looks good and has a good vibe, food was served promptly and looked good. However, a serious fly problem ruined any chance of enjoying our meal. We spent more time swatting flies than eating and after several started swimming in our meal we...More

Thank sabrefield
Reviewed 1 week ago

Quirky style café offering excellent choice of drinks and food. Large choice of coffee and tea types. Excellent bar choice and service. Food type - Mediterranean style - all of excellent quality and good value for money. Would definitely visit again.

Thank Andrew K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great little place. Fab food, relaxed atmosphere and really accomodating/ friendly staff they even made smaller portions of tapas on some of the dishes just for me as I was dining alone as I couldn't decide what I wanted. Definitely a place on...More

1  Thank VerityLovestoLunch
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been holidaying in Keswick for many years but have always walked past this little bar/cafe, big mistake!! It has a lovely vibe and although we didn't eat here the menu sounds great especially for such a small kitchen. Live music last time we...More

Thank acmkjack
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As I herded my tribe 4 adults two small children and a 3 week old upto this place I was a little worried that we wouldn’t fit but the manager was super accommodating!menu was extremely satisfying within 15minutes we had ordered and sipping on drinks...More

1  Thank matthew p
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Sharon R
17 December 2017|
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Response from Cassie E | Reviewed this property |
Not sure as its not something I would look for on the menu. I am sure there will be choices for you though xxx
26 October 2017|
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Response from squareorange | Property representative |
Hi Kath, If you have posted the above regarding my responses to some customer reviews then I feel it is important to respond to you too. My intention is never to be deliberately rude but at the same time I think it is vital... More
6 August 2017|
Response from Ridley66 | Reviewed this property |
Until they run out as everything was prepared fresh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 St. Johns Street, Keswick CA12 5AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Keswick
  • Phone Number: +44 17687 73888
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