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Greens Cafe & Bistro

College Street, Grasmere LA22 9SZ, England
+44 15394 35790
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“shepherds pie” (26 reviews)
“cakes” (88 reviews)
“toasties” (20 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
College Street, Grasmere LA22 9SZ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Good place with a great menu. I love the Cumberland sausage sandwhich. Good friendly staff. Also lovely cakes.

Reviewed 5 days ago

Great menu - with lots to choose from especially g/f. Very good service and friendly staff. Excellent value for money.

Thank Ilkleygirl
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good place for lunch, nice menu, Welsh rarebit delicious, cakes are so yummy. Good service and polite cheerful staff

Thank GrizwaldsRamsey
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited twice on holiday and were delighted to notice that everything on their menu cold be a meat or vegi option. As it’s been so warm I had the vegetarian platter the 1st time and a vegan platter the 2nd time. Both platters are...More

1  Thank Heather H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wandering around Grasmere we started to feel hungry so took a seat in the sun at Greens. Reasonably priced, reasonable service, nice smoked salmon sandwich.

Thank Tony L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They offer amazing vegan sundaes! Lots of exciting things in the glass - ice cream, meringue, choccy buttons, fruit (strawbs, peach, blueberry), brownie. Delish! Would recommend! They do a huge range of dairy ice creams too. Ginger looked tasty! :-)

Thank emtorj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Grasmere at 4.45 and lucky for us Greens were still serving tea and cake. Had a lovely piece of Bakewell tart and a strawberry milkshake that hit exactly the right spot. Hubby had banana shake which he enjoyed and a flapjack which...More

Thank TravellingLex
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am writing this whilst sat at a table at the rear of Greens in Grasmere. Easy to find, it's across the green where the bus stops. We come here every time we are in Grasmere as we are guaranteed a warm welcome, excellent food...More

Thank nannysallykairouz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Oh, I love this place! I had the best vegan breakfast I've ever had in a cafe here - I wish I'd taken a pic, it was huge as well as delicious and beautifully cooked and presented - and the service was fantastic too. I'll...More

Thank Shar0n_Simps0n
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited due to others reviews. Unfortunately service was lacking. We witnessed a waiter drop a bread roll from a plate she was carrying to another customer. She picked it up off the floor, put it back on the plate and continued to their table...More

2  Thank Nessb80
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Emma B
10 May 2018|
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Response from big-blue-eyes | Reviewed this property |
You would be better asking the cafe directly. A quick phone call would answer your question I’m sure.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$13
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: College Street, Grasmere LA22 9SZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Grasmere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 35790
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Friendly local cafe and bistro specialising in home cooked meals and home baked cakes. Wide range of special diets catered for including gluten free, dairy free, vegetarian, vegan and meat lovers too!
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