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Blackwell Tea Room

Blackwell Newby Bridge Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3JT, England
+44 15394 46139
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good28%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (16 reviews)
“scones” (8 reviews)
“brie” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
Blackwell Newby Bridge Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3JT, England
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called in for lunch, and found the tearoom very busy for a wet September Monday. There was one free table. We had the open sandwiches, I had Gravadlax and Gee had warm goats' cheese. Very good and didn't wait too long even though they were...More

Thank Rosiecat55
Lakeland-Arts, General Manager at Blackwell Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for taking the time to review our Tea Room here at Blackwell. September has been an extra busy month for us so far, thanks to our fabulous Women of the Arts & Crafts Movement exhibition, which is drawing lots of visitors. We are...More

Reviewed 5 July 2017

always have great lunches hear, small menu but everything top notch. the coffees are very good, and the staff are good to, if you can sit out side you will have one of the best views in the country, simply breathtaking.More

Thank Kenneth M
Lakeland-Arts, General Manager at Blackwell Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2017

Thank you for your lovely review. It sounds like you have been here a few times and we are always thrilled to welcome regular visitors back. You're right - the view from our terrace has to be one of the best in the country and...More

Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

We were visiting Blackwell to see the Swallows and Amazons display, and toured the house even though we'd been before. This cafe is a great asset to Blackwell, and we had lovely hot chocolates, went round the house and then came back for lunch. Reviewers...More

Thank Rosiecat55
Lakeland-Arts, General Manager at Blackwell Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2017

Thank you for your lovely review and we are really pleased that you were able to enjoy the Tea Room whilst you were here at Blackwell. Our team work hard to bring our visitors the best home-made cakes, biscuits, scones and light lunches. It can...More

Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We popped in after visiting the house. Scones were delicious as was the strawberry jam. Staff were really friendly and went out of their way to help customers and ensure they were happy and well fed! You must go!

Thank Helen F
Lakeland-Arts, General Manager at Blackwell Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

Thank you for your lovely comments. The Tea Room team come in very early to make sure all of the bread, scones and cakes are freshly baked each day and we are really glad you enjoyed them. Hope to see you here again soon.

Reviewed 18 April 2017

Super light lunches and delicious home made cake with excellent service and good ambience. What more could you want?

Thank jlt665
Lakeland-Arts, General Manager at Blackwell Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Thank you! Our Tea Room team take such pride in what they do, it's great for them to get lovely comments such as this.

Reviewed 14 April 2017

We've been here a few times and it's always had good food, nicely cooked in a calm and not very large room. The staff are friendly as well. On our most recent visit we rang through to ask what the special was as the menu...More

Thank Pete3080
Lakeland-Arts, General Manager at Blackwell Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Thank you for your lovely comments - those hot cross buns make working here even more special! All of our cakes and pastries are baked by our chef first thing in the morning. Hope to welcome you back here soon.

Reviewed 10 April 2017

Stopped here this afternoon with around 20 other people after a walk. There was a slight panic from the staff but they dealt with the situation admirably. The food and drinks were excellent and at a very reasonable price. Wonderful views from the terrace where...More

Thank lakelover908
Lakeland-Arts, General Manager at Blackwell Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

Thanks for taking the time to leave feedback for Blackwell's Tea Room. We're only small, so it isn't always easy to accommodate impromptu groups, so I am really pleased that the amazing team here made sure you were looked after and that you were able...More

Reviewed 25 February 2017

Called into this cafe while on a most wanted and waited for visit to Blackwell couldn't come before as I was nursing my late husband when my friends from my sewing group came I was so sad to have missed the trip, so made it...More

1  Thank Carol Ann S
Lakeland-Arts, General Manager at Blackwell Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2017

Thank you very much for your lovely comments. We are really pleased that you were able to visit and we lived up to your expectations. The house is a very special place and we try really hard to make sure that both the Tea Room...More

Reviewed 7 January 2017

Stopped in after a tour of house. The coffee and cake were a hit with our group of family members and the guy on duty was so friendly and engaging. The menu looked interesting and with a good choice.

Thank DMF500
Lakeland-Arts, General Manager at Blackwell Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2017

Thank you for your lovely comments. The Tea Room here at Blackwell is an exceptional experience in its own right and Mark and his team get up really early to make and bake everything fresh each day. Hope to see you again at Blackwell.

Reviewed 19 November 2016

Great variety of wholesome food complimented by the friendly helpful staff and the tasteful room of this historic house

Thank paulR2569JD
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$11
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 16:30
Monday
10:30 - 16:30
Tuesday
10:30 - 16:30
Wednesday
10:30 - 16:30
Thursday
10:30 - 16:30
Friday
10:30 - 16:30
Saturday
10:30 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Blackwell Newby Bridge Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3JT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 46139
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