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$$ - $$$Cafe, Spanish,
90 Highgate, Kendal LA9 4HE, England
+44 1539 732082
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“churros” (14 reviews)
“tapas” (18 reviews)
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Cafe, Spanish, Wine Bar, Bar, Pub, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
90 Highgate, Kendal LA9 4HE, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice little restaurant. Staff were friendly and attentive and the food was delicious. It was a bit chilly in there so take a jumper!

Thank jonbowles
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am often in Kendal or passing through for work and have stopped for lunch at Comida on a few occasions . Every visit has been a joy, friendly staff and a warm welcome. The design of the space and the quality of the interior...More

Thank Russ0679
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food, with a fair Spanish inspiration although a bit creative. Price-quality is good. The place is really nice and youthful, in contrast with the overall offer in Kendal. We tried some nice patatas bravas. The tortilla (Spanish omelette) was not quite achieved. Everything was...More

Thank carinagmesegue
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stoped in for a late afternoon bite and coffee, very nice atmosphere, not trying to be flashy, great coffee, very nice bagettes. Definately go back.

Thank Atargatis_13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped at this stylish cafe/restaurant in Kendal en route for the Lake District. The food was amazing. I had the squid and patatas bravas, and for dessert churros / coffee. I couldn't have been more happy. My food was delicious and great value. Staff...More

Thank 939liyua
Reviewed 9 September 2018

We've recently moved to Kendal and Comida is one of our favourite cafes! The staff are all so friendly and helpful - such an important part of eating out. Their churros are gorgeous :-) They try really hard to accommodate vegans and I really, really...More

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Visited here last night after a recommendation from my sister who has eaten here a couple of times, and we were delighted with our whole experience and can’t wait to come back next time we’re in the Lakes. The place itself feels authentic, not full...More

Thank Holmesyboy_uk
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

We stopped by quickly before closing on a Sunday. The team couldn’t have been more accommodating for us and our twin babies that close to end of service. The food was delicious, especially the churros that we treated ourselves to. It’s a very spacious cafe,...More

Thank fleeceylauren
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

The food was excellent as was the wine. Great choice. A previous reviewer criticised the potatas bravas, they were not strictly speaking authentic Spanish but they were really good and tasty. This place does not purport to be a Spanish tapas place but Spanish influence...More

Thank 360Julie
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Great place! Simple menu done well with great flavours and thoughtful presentation. The place was full with people really enjoying themselves- the friendly team helped this. I’ll be back for my morning coffee! Thank you

Thank Jess L
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10 February 2018|
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Response from ticketress | Property representative |
Hi LizAtk Yes, dogs are welcome - and they’ll probably be lauded by the team!
3 February 2018|
Response from ticketress | Property representative |
Hi jeanniwonton Yes - we have a double door so plenty wide enough and step free access throughout - the toilet is also wheelchair accessible.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 90 Highgate, Kendal LA9 4HE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Kendal
  • Phone Number: +44 1539 732082
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Spanish-inpsired cafe/ restaurant, serving breakfast and lunch. Tapas, sandwiches & soups, freshly baked cakes & pastries. Atkinson coffee and loose teas Spanish wines, gins & craft beers Sit-in or takeaway.
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