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Borrowdale Gates Hotel Restaurant

€€ - €€€French, British,
Grange-in-Borrowdale | Keswick, Keswick CA12 5UQ, England
+44 17687 77204
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“roast beef” (4 reviews)
“soups” (2 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:00All hours
French, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Grange-in-Borrowdale | Keswick, Keswick CA12 5UQ, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We are fairly regular diners for Sunday lunch at the Borrowdale Gates and chose here to invite our family and friends to celebrate our very low key, inexpensive Registry Office wedding (saw no point in spending a fortune on the wedding itself after living together...More

Thank Rosiecat55
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first visit for Sunday lunch but it won't be our last. From entering the hotel the staff were very attentive, taking our coats etc and making us feel welcome. The food was Devine. The roast beef was melt in the mouth, as was the...More

Thank Valerie M
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

Today's food was delightful, I should particularly mention the roast beef which was melt-in-the-mouth tender. Starters were beautifully presented and full of flavour, and the lemon posset dessert a real treat. Combined with professional, courteous and yet friendly service from all the staff, Sunday lunch...More

1  Thank Rosiecat55
Reviewed 14 October 2017

I have already given the hotel as a whole a review, but I would not hesitate to recommend the restaurant to non residents. The food is excellent, the service is wonderful and thanks to the panoramic windows in the dining room you also get the...More

Thank Martyn S
Reviewed 11 October 2017

The meals at this hotel are well thought out, beautifully presented & delicious. The restaurant is open to non residents also. Worth a visit. Staff respectful & very helpful & pleasant.

Thank JACKO452
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Stayed here a few times and always great, staff friendly and food is always lovely. Great location for walks and only a few miles from keswick. Definitely going back very soon. Well done borrowdale gates staff keep up the good work.

Thank Andy T
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

I'd rather not describe the little details of the rudeness we were treated with, but suffice it to say that the prices do not match the value of the meals offered. Sorry but this was almost a humiliating experience.

4  Thank Seffy E
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

We are fairly regular visitors to Borrowdale Gates for Sunday lunch and this visit was up to their usual high standard. We had lovely smoked trout, and warm goat's cheese for starters. Beautifully presented and delicious. For mains we had roast beef, very tender, and...More

Thank Rosiecat55
Reviewed 19 August 2017

That Great British institution of a Sunday roast is in safe hands at the Borrowdale Gates Hotel restaurant. We try to visit there each time we come on holiday to the Lakes and would visit more often but it's a long way to come from...More

1  Thank Suratrichard
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We had super coffee first before our walk. Then sandwich lunch which was great with a terrific view from the large picture window. In a quiet location with good car park.

Thank Joan W
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28 January 2018|
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Response from borrowdalegates | Property representative |
We are located 4 miles from the Theatre By The Lake. If you are booking to stay with us please mention you are booking tickets for the Theatre and we can give you a discount code. Kind Regards Sue Willan Reservations... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$60
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grange-in-Borrowdale | Keswick, Keswick CA12 5UQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Keswick
  • Phone Number: +44 17687 77204
  • E-mail
A 4 star hotel restaurant with panoramic views looking down the Borrowdale Valley and an AA Rosette for Culinary Excellence. This is a tranquil spot to relax and enjoy locally-sourced Lakeland cuisine, with a contemporary twist. The restaurant is open both residents and non-residents every day with a licensed bar and outdoor seating area. Serving full Cumbrian breakfasts (8am - 9.30am) Light lunches and sandwiches (Mon - Sat 12pm - 3pm) Sunday Lunches Afternoon Teas Full a la carte menu every evening (6.30pm - 10.00pm)
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