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Bryson's Tea Room & Bakery

Royal Square, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3ED, England
+44 15394 88726
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Royal Square, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3ED, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Food here is lovely and so is the decor but the reason we won't be returning is the absolutely shocking service. We could not believe how slow it all was considering it was less than half full. We counted 5 tables all without drinks waiting...More

Thank GRBT123
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We never got to eat here as lady incharge was very very rude. We heard other people also complaining about her

Thank Sandra W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Although it was a busy Saturday we were greeted and seated quickly. I chose the quiche (ham and tomato) and chunky chips and a cappuccino and my husband had meat and potato pie, chips and mushy peas with a pot of tea. Food was delicious...More

Thank taffUk
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited the cafe above the bakery. Table service and a tempting menu and cakes on display. Freshly made.

Thank Solitair
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We fancied tasting the produce so opted for the tearooms upstairs. We had typical latte coffees and a pot of tea, presented by a polite young lady all served to us from a tray;all in good time after the order was placed. I ordered their...More

Thank cerimadden
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Flavoursome pasties - good for a light bite! Large selection of fresh cakes and pastries. Good location also!

Thank JWatts95
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very old fashioned tea room above a bakery. Not cheap but has a huge menu with lots of choice. Plenty of cakes and teas breakfast options and lunches plus mains. Didn’t give full points because the toilets are up a lot of stairs and are...More

Thank Sammy B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I visited Bowness on our way to Penrith last week and decided to eat lunch at Bryson's. We were greeted by friendly staff and got a table straight away. The waitress took our order and we only had to wait about 15...More

Thank TheOpenshaws
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Second time in this lovely cafe On a recent holidsybwith family Food excellent service first class Will visit again

Thank sandrapX2587CW
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Down from Scotland for a day in the lakes and found this little gem. beautiful lunch and staff very friendly .will come again

Thank graeme r
DebraT910, Owner at Bryson's Tea Room & Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

thankyou for taking the time to review. Pleased you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$16
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Royal Square, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3ED, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 88726
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Bryson's Bakery and Tea Room is a welcome place to pop in whilst visiting Bowness On Windermere. With a wide selection of freshly baked breads, rolls & baton's along with our fresh sandwich and salad bar, and our signature freshly baked pies, pasties and slices we're a perfect stop for a bite to eat on the go. But if you'd like to take a break, our stunning Tea Room with table service is welcoming, friendly and packs a punch of a menu whether it's just a drink and cake / cream scone or something more - with all day Breakfast Grills, a choice of freshly prepared Sandwiches & Soups, Jacket Potato's, homemade Quiche, our famous Rarebit and much more! And our Little B's menu has plenty for younger appetites! And of course - our famous 3 tier Traditional Lakeland Afternoon Tea is a firm favourite. So whatever you fancy - we've always something tempting at Bryson's. We look forward to seeing you.
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