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The Chalet Tearooms and Restaurant

The Chalet | Keswick, Portinscale, Keswick CA12 5RF, England
+44 17687 72757
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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The Chalet | Keswick, Portinscale, Keswick CA12 5RF, England
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Reviewed today

Had lunch there on a very cold day. The specials were all Christmas themed and for the price were enormous. The staff were very pleasant and helpful. Also small shop selling some local produce.

Thank Iain1949
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are two couples who went in for lunch. Had baked potato with beacon brie and cranberry which was really good and well cooked. Would recommend this cafe to everyone. Will definitely go again when in the area. Staff are all friendly and gives you...More

Thank jackie r
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We discovered this delightful place when going to visit Keswick marina and we are so glad we did. We have visited the place 5 times since (during 3 x stays in Keswick) and the food has been lovely each time and prices very reasonably. The...More

Thank Lee T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great place to enjoy breakfast or lunch. Lovely food and location. I love the homemade cakes and the food is always fresh. The service is good and very quick,

Thank hous2nm45
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve eaten at the chalet several times and wandered around the small village of Portinscale. The food is decent and the Austrian breakfast is worth a try. On my most recent visit I was asked to move my vehicle after eating. The staff member was...More

Thank MrVertigo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely tea room, with delicious cakes. Friendly staff, good service. In spite of all the muddy boots, the place was spotless.

1  Thank JanF50
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Visited the chalets with the family for breakfast. Lots of choice for adults and children and great value for money.

Thank Kez L
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

The staff are very friendly and helpful. The food is very nice, from cakes to scones to sandwiches to a full cooked meal. Highly recommend this little gem.

Thank Mort04
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Stopped at the Chalet after a walk over Cat Bells. On the special menu they had an option which was Duck and Damson Burger. Sounds strange but was one of the best tasking burger i have ever had (and i have had a few!) Great...More

Thank beefylugs
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Great find with an extensive menu and plenty for everyone with lots of sweet and savoury choices plus a good value afternoon tea. Delicious pizza and fast and friendly service.

Thank cat1872
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Questions & Answers
29 May 2016|
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Response from MirfieldMan |
We were advised now only open day time as its not in busy Keswick. Nice place but understand not much evening trade.
17 April 2016|
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Response from packhorse123 | Property representative |
Dogs are always welcome inside and out, dog treats and towels available.
Sue M
29 July 2015|
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Response from LDS5355 | Reviewed this property |
Yes! Open every day until 5 pm as tearooms. Open also as a really good restaurant in the evenings from 6.30 pm except Tuesdays and Wednesdays. We love it in the evenings - food is excellent .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
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: The Chalet | Keswick, Portinscale, Keswick CA12 5RF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Keswick  >  Portinscale
  • Phone Number: +44 17687 72757
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Tearooms and Restauran, serving high quality food and wine in a stunning location near the shores of derwent water..
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