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High Lodore Farm Cafe

Borrowdale | Route B5289, Keswick CA12 5UY, England
+44 17687 77221
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“quiche” (5 reviews)
“fruit pies” (3 reviews)
“cake” (4 reviews)
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Cafe, British
Borrowdale | Route B5289, Keswick CA12 5UY, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped by for breakfast and we weren't dissapointed. Excellent food and everything you need to set you up for the day before heading off into the hills. Would recommend a trip here as most other local establishments don't offer a great breakfast selection.

Thank Patagonia18
Reviewed 10 May 2018

Called in here twice while out walking. Sat in the garden with a good view over the valley. We enjoyed poached eggs on toast and a cheese and onion toastie. Both were excellent and cooked to order. Cakes and tea were equally good Charges very...More

Thank Beerhunter11
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Waking from Keswick to Seatoller and came across this place. It was wet so sitting outside was not an option. The menu is small but has the essentials. We had soup and quiche. Both were very good with the quiche being a very large portion....More

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We used to visit here for a number of years with our friends and our kids. Great place to start the day with a bacon barm or a toasty, or a nice scone or cake before you commence a work. Visited again on 30th September...More

Thank Sue P
Reviewed 18 September 2017

This place is your typical Lakeland farm with home made cakes a plenty of hot tea. Basic food but fabulous after a days walking. Ideally sit in garden as the small interior is quite dark . Overlooks the fells. The best scone jam and cream...More

Thank Edward345
Reviewed 23 August 2017

You can sit outside with homemade cake and tea and marvel at the views of the Borrowdale valley. What more could you want? Very friendly. Great place!

Thank L H
Reviewed 10 August 2017

I Think we must have visited on an off day after reading the reviews here. Wet dreary day in June just after 10am. No choice of coffee other than black or white. Surely everyone offers Cappuccino, Latte etc these days. Toasted tea cake was clearly...More

Thank 61MaPa
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Absolute classic: a slice of authentic Cumbria served on a dinted plates with oddly matched crockery, purchased from an old climber's cafe in a farm. Looks like it's straight out of beartrix potter. Great views, reasonable prices. Perfect place to fuel up to before exploring...More

Thank Richard J
Reviewed 14 May 2017

On our way back from the Walla Crag to The Leathes hotel, we spotted the outdoor area of this coffee place. It looked really nice, with its very green grass, the tables under the sun and the people that seemed really happy while sipping their...More

1  Thank AlessandroT77
Reviewed 22 April 2017

We have been visiting this cafe for quite some years now and it is still our favourite. There is nowhere better on a sunny day. After a day spent high on the fells down Borrowdale, call in for a well earned cuppa and a huge...More

4  Thank 999kermit
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Borrowdale | Route B5289, Keswick CA12 5UY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Keswick
  • Phone Number: +44 17687 77221
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