We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Old Hall Cafe

Claimed
Save
Share
COVID-19 update: See the added health and safety measures this property is taking.Read more
Travel safe during COVID-19
Visit our Travel Safe hub to see how we're helping you make more informed travel decisions during COVID-19.
What you can expect during your visit
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
Read more
Updated 01/10/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 01/10/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

Ratings and reviews

RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Details

CUISINES
Cafe, British
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
View all details
meals, features
Reviews (135)
Filter reviews
134 results
Traveller rating
125
7
1
1
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
Traveller rating
125
7
1
1
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews baguette sandwiches community cafe school meals nice place to eat steve gents
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 26 October 2020

Me and my son tried it out for the first time today and was very inpressed great food for great value and served with a smile ( behind a covid mask ) we will be back again 5☆

Date of visit: October 2020
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 28 September 2020

This was fantastic! A proper fry up. Eggs made to my liking which were perfect. Big fat sausage, crispy bacon and best of all proper fried mushrooms. This was delicious. All washed down with a ginger bread latte. Service was fantastic. I will be back!!!!

Date of visit: September 2020
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 18 September 2020

The Old Hall café really is a hidden gem, situated on the site of a local primary school it really is the hub of the community. the Old hall café have implimented excellent social distancing measures from sanitising stations and track and trace facilities to...placement of tables and chairs, i really felt comfortable and safe dining here today. Steve and his wonderful team never disapoint, no matter how busy they are! The café not only serves the public but also does an outstanding job of cooking all the school meals whilst also providing outside catering for amny local businesses and private functions. Nowhere else will you find a quality meal at such a reasonable price. The café has just recently undergone rerurbishment with a lovely new colour scheme and tableware, it is fresh, vibrant and inviting as always! Whether you want a quick brew or a sit down meal The Old Hall Café is the place to be, everyone is welcome from far and wide. The ladies and gents here are always there with welcoming smile. Well loved and respected by the community for many, many years and many more to come. I haven't met anyone with a bad word to say about the café and that just goes to show what a sterling job these guys do. The standard of cleanliness and hygiene is always impeccable which makes a welcome change to most eating establishments in the area.More

Date of visit: September 2020
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 17 March 2020 via mobile

With a name like Old Hall Cafe we expected an old building but this café is in a community hall attached to a school. It was difficult to find without Sat nav. and it's a canteen atmosphere. Having said that we had a delicious coffee...and a tasty bacon sandwich each. The food was served with a smile and the cost only £7.More

Date of visit: March 2020
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 4 December 2019

Absolutely lovely breakfast for a very reasonable price. Excellent customer service. Would highly recommend.

Date of visit: December 2019
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 12 November 2019

A really nice place to eat. Staff were very friendly and welcoming. The food was tasty and there was a good choice. I asked the server to check the bill because it was so cheap I thought she had missed off some food. We had...a variety of sandwiches and baguettes and the portions were very generous.More

Date of visit: November 2019
Helpful?2  
Reviewed 27 October 2019 via mobile

A community cafe which has wonderful staff & great food, wether its breakfast or dinner it's always great value.

Date of visit: October 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed 9 October 2019

This is a community cafe and all the staff are friendly. Food is well made and very well presented which to me being a Community Cafe makes the place stick out. Recommended.

Date of visit: August 2019
Helpful?2  
Reviewed 10 September 2019

Absolutely outstanding , the staff are warm friendly and always make you feel welcome, food is amazing and the cheese cake is to die for , 10/10 all round

Date of visit: September 2019
Helpful?
Stecarn69, Owner at Old Hall Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2019

Wow .. thank you so much for the amazing review .. it is very much appreciated.. hope to see you again soon at old hall cafe ... Steve and staff

Reviewed 3 September 2019 via mobile

Stopped on the way up to Scotland from Cheshire, a great find. We obviously called at a quiet time, very wet Monday morning 9:30, so we were only customers. That said we got a really warm welcome, two great breakfasts, toast, two coffees, £8!!! Amazing.

Date of visit: September 2019
Helpful?
View more reviews
Best nearby
Best nearby hotelsSee all
Pinegrove Hotel
119 reviews
.86 km away
The Milton Hilltop Hotel
369 reviews
1.40 km away
Premier Inn Carlisle (M6 Jct42) Hotel
1,238 reviews
2.32 km away
Premier Inn Carlisle Central Hotel
1,029 reviews
2.40 km away
Best nearby restaurantsSee all
The Hound Inn
41 reviews
.91 km away
Bluerare
403 reviews
.96 km away
The Corner House
31 reviews
.47 km away
Best nearby attractionsSee all
Eden Rock
124 reviews
1.22 km away
Knoxwood Wildlife Rescue Centre
12 reviews
2.38 km away
Carlisle Rail Station
60 reviews
2.56 km away
Carlisle Racecourse
144 reviews
2.05 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Lizannedavid
24 February 2015|
Answer
Response from ethers40 | Reviewed this property |
I would say yes it is as there are double doors to the cafe and there is plenty of room once your inside
0
Votes
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing
Frequently Asked Questions about Old Hall Cafe

  • Yes, Old Hall Cafe offers takeaway services.

  • Yes, Old Hall Cafe offers delivery services.

  • Yes, Old Hall Cafe is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.

  • Old Hall Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 5
    • Service: 5
    • Value: 5
    • Atmosphere: 5