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Yard 46

46 Branthwaite Brow, Kendal LA9 4TX, England
+44 1539 738080
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2 weeks ago
“Fab for coeliacs”
2 weeks ago
“Kendal’s best kept secret is out!”
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Cafe, British, Street Food, Pizza, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
46 Branthwaite Brow, Kendal LA9 4TX, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in today for lunch with a friend. Beautiful setting, still perfectly done for cosy winter days. My friend had the breakfast bap which is really great quality and value. I was delighted to find that the majority of the menu can be adapted for...More

Thank Natasha S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I’ve never been a ‘proper coffee’ drinker in preferring instant until ... l discovered a conversion experience that has me hooked on this outstanding hidden gem, which not only has coffee to die for but service beyond your wildest dreams and food to tempt the...More

1  Thank Rod R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited Yard 46 just after the present owners took it on about three months ago. I was very satisfied with the food and service then. I came back just before Christmas to find the place was very busy. I ordered the soup (Home made...More

1  Thank Peter H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tucked down one of Kendal's famous yards, Yard 46 is a great little coffee shop with lovely smooth coffee and fantastic homemade cakes. Free WiFi makes it a great spot to while away a couple of hours.

1  Thank Sam_Dexter
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

What a stunning little place. It is very small, looks like the downstairs was once a family living room but it gives this place an amazing friendly atmosphere. Real open fire so as now the weather is cold it is very welcoming. The staff are...More

Thank Jeff K
James T, Owner at Yard 46, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2017

Thank you so much Jeff for taking the time to leave a lovely review, we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Fantastic food in a lovely quaint building. The pizza nights are awesome and can’t recommend highly enough

Thank tangerineman2015
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Stumbled upon this cafe on our first visit to Kendal. The description on the signage on the main street attracted me to try this one above all others. So glad we did!!! It was lovely! We had the Breakfast Bap and coffee . . ....More

Thank Aplanblakbry
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Seek it out down one of the yards, and settle in for a treat. The menu is select but the quality is excellent. Topped with friendly staff and a relaxed vibe, a really nice place.

Thank Dianne D
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

What a treat, tucked away down of Kendals historical yards (Yard 46😉) is this cozy cafe! It's surprisingly rare to find a cafe with an open fire which is a must have in my opinion in the Lakes. Such happy friendly staff, amazing cakes &...More

Thank Anthony H
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Hidden away down one of Kendal's many Yards, just off the market place, this cafe combines a very ancient cottage with a modern menu.

2  Thank Peter H
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Branthwaite Brow, Kendal LA9 4TX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Kendal
  • Phone Number: +44 1539 738080
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Charming courtyard cafe, oozing with historic character, serving a modern light cafe menu. The cafe also boasts a wood fired oven, serving sourdough pizza on selected evenings.
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