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The Crafty Baa

21 Victoria Street, Windermere LA23 1AB, England
+44 15394 88002
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“charcuterie” (16 reviews)
“baked camembert” (20 reviews)
“artisan bread” (13 reviews)
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Bar, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
21 Victoria Street, Windermere LA23 1AB, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went to the crafty baa for some drinks after food. A nice quirky bar with a lot of drinks on offer. Very warm when the fire is on but still comfortable. Only downside is all drinks seem to be served as 2/3 pints which makes...More

Thank RichV1
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We enjoyed the ambience of this bar, sat by the log burner Actually we went in twice on our pub crawl, couldn’t believe how busy it was for a Monday early evening Lovely atmosphere but thought it was a bit overpriced and possibly a bit...More

Thank Claire R
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Have been meaning to call in here for a while as it was recommended to me by a friend. The selection of beers is excellent and give you a chance to try some that you won’t find in supermarkets of other pubs. The food seemed...More

1  Thank Filip_83
Reviewed 2 days ago

We stopped here for a few drinks, sat next to the log burning fire and relaxed. A beautiful place with so much character. Fab music & atmosphere. Great selection of food and drink. We will be back!

1  Thank Leeeya078
Reviewed 2 days ago

We didn't really understand the ordering process at first. Apparently, you go to the bar to place your orderafter you find your table number. I had the Le Rustique Camembert which included garlic and rosemary; my sister had a ham and cheese. Both were excellent....More

2  Thank cathcook1
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What a fantastic bar or should I say Baa, Very friendly and knowledgeable staff, great blues music, open fire fantastic atmosphere and a very novel idea for a very very well stocked bar, loved this place

1  Thank cheeqy
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Quirky little bar with the most amazing selection of beers. A whole wall is covered with selections for you to try including the worlds strongest beer! Fridges were stocked with an incredible amount of options. Beers, ciders and wines are all there for you to...More

Thank Ermentrude27
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was our first time visiting Windermere and we are so glad we found this place. We didn’t end up in any other bars the whole weekend. It was great to call in after a long days walk and also in the evening for live...More

Thank mcginnmichelle
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Really enjoyed this place staff were polite, attentive and knew there stuff. In regards to to prices, being from London I didn't find them over priced. Great snacks.very chilled atmosphere. Well worth a visit.

Thank Laura F
Reviewed 4 days ago

We popped into the Crafty Baa after reading reviews on Trip Advisor. We only had a drink and didn't eat but the food (cheese and charcuterie slates and other snack type food) looked and smelt great. Only downside is that they only serve schooners not...More

Thank Katie B
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Questions & Answers
18 April 2018|
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Response from vince3232 | Property representative |
yes possible to book a table please date and time !
11 February 2018|
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Response from vince3232 | Property representative |
children permitted food or no food till we closed at 11pm ! thank you 😉
Amanda J
24 December 2017|
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Response from vince3232 | Property representative |
yes bring your dog we love dogs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$16
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Victoria Street, Windermere LA23 1AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 88002
  • E-mail
The Crafty Baa Craft / Belgian/Craft beer fine wines Charcuterie Cheese Slates
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