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THE OLD SAWMILL TEASHOP

€€ - €€€Cafe, British, Soups
Dodd Wood A691 | Mirehouse & Gardens, Keswick CA12 4QE, England
+44 17687 74317
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“quiche” (8 reviews)
“cakes” (27 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Dodd Wood A691 | Mirehouse & Gardens, Keswick CA12 4QE, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located just by the Mirehouse and in the car park for the Dodds Wood osprey project, this was a great place to stop for coffee and cake - we did so twice during our week in the lakes. The cakes and other food were excellent,...More

Thank Huntingdon1701
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being on crutches seemed to rule out a visit to the osprey viewing area so we went for a walk in the Mirehouse gardens opposite the teashop. The Lakeside walk was rather challenging but the teashop was the "carrot". There are tables inside and out...More

Thank nadders1
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

On a cold day we went for a lovely walk up to the summit of Dodd, via the two Osprey viewing areas. On our return we called into the Old Sawmill Tea Room for a tea and coffee to warm us up and weren’t disappointed....More

Thank NickAtko
Reviewed 29 March 2018

We went for a walk in Dodd wood and upon returning to the car decided to go for a cup of tea. And how glad we were that we did. The service was excellent and the staff so friendly and helpful. There is a really...More

Thank Nigel C
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

A welcome sight after climbing dodd mountain. Or just to visit. Great tea and latte and snacks including a fantastic pear and peach flan!

Thank Nick R
Reviewed 2 September 2017

We called in for a bite to eat before visiting Mirehouse.. We were too early for lunch, so just had bacon sandwiches... Pleasant and very friendly service, decent enough food. Free top up on your cup of filter coffee.. They also do a nice lunchtime...More

1  Thank alisdair t
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Had a nice lunch today at the tea shop. Food and serve good. Selection of cakes particularly good today. Would be nice if you could take dogs inside, however there is seating outside if it's a fair day. If you are in the area in...More

1  Thank Marc S
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Very friendly - even gave us change for the parking meter. Excellent home made scones and a great chess and bacon breakfast - a brilliant location and seat to tip up when wet to stop you getting a wet bottom. What's not to like

Thank manstondrive
Reviewed 19 August 2017

This teashop offers a cosy, tasty relax at the foot of skiddaw. A great place to fuel before climbing, and also a perfect chill after a hard day on the hills. Very tasty food, and a good selection of drinks!

Thank sophie c
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed our stop here - small but welcoming shop. Good food. Great variety to serve both children and adults. Perfect if you're visiting Mirehouse and/or hiking the trail to see the osprey nest.

Thank KaraJoy
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Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dodd Wood A691 | Mirehouse & Gardens, Keswick CA12 4QE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Keswick
  • Phone Number: +44 17687 74317
Description
Opposite "The Mirehouse" in Car Park at entrance to woodland walks and Birdlife Observation area called "Dodds Wood".
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