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Cottage Kitchen

28A Finkle Street, Kendal LA9 4AB, England
+44 1539 722468
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“pies” (14 reviews)
“quiche” (11 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
28A Finkle Street, Kendal LA9 4AB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent homemade quiche with lovely crispy chips and salad. Good value for money considering quality. The pies looked very tasty too. Our only criticism would be limited choice of cold drinks.

Thank 1963cr
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped in Kendal and found this lovely family business. All food freshly sourced and cooked on site. Light snacks were excellent. Virtually everything can be gluten free. Outside tables when good weather as it was for us. Definitely worth a visit

Thank Richard J
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

While out shopping stopped for a bit of lunch sat outside as it was quite hot in there . Ordered food shocked to see they don't have a card machine was told there was one right opposite (so not a big problem) tables where not...More

Thank kaydence1988
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Found by accident just wanted a cuppa, tables outside was amazed to find all the cakes gluten free not just one!!

Thank Hilary Anne J
Reviewed 31 May 2017

I was in a rush so only stayed briefly for a quick sandwich and coffee, both delivered promptly to my outside table which was in a pleasant location. Very reasonable price.

Thank pbramham
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Out with my Mum and Grandad after securing my new Chef job. Came across this little diamond in Kendal. Friendly staff all smiles. Great food and good selection of specials. I would recommend The Cottage Kitchen to anyone in Kendal or planning a trip in...More

Thank travellergraham2017
Lynn R, Owner at Cottage Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2017

Thank you so much. Pleased to hear that you got the job congrats.

Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Visited this cafe for lunch and I have never seen such a range of gluten free options. Quiche, pies (all types), fish & chips, sandwiches, soups and a great variety of cakes and pastries to finish. Good service and friendly, helpful staff made this a...More

Thank pamandpaul2015
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

I occasionally visit with my partner who is gluten free and I've yet to have a bad meal! The portion sizes are just right and meals are filling. We often get a traybake usually caramel shortbread which is a favourite but recently came across the...More

Thank michelle1502
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Very friendly staff. High quality food. Glutenfree chips and quiche were very tasty. Highly recommended!

Thank Hans M
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

In Kendal regularly for meetings & often pop in the cafes for lunch & was stunned to pay £8 for a prawn sandwich & a Diet Coke. My colleagues jacket potato was equally expensive. I felt that we were being charged as "visitors" which is...More

1  Thank Rachel O
Lynn R, Owner at Cottage Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2017

i am sorry to hear that you think it was too expencive but we do give out menus to read that state the price quite clearly. also we dont discriminate "visitors" from "locals" everybody pays the same. you should have known the price before placing...More

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28A Finkle Street, Kendal LA9 4AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Kendal
  • Phone Number: +44 1539 722468
Traditional cafe
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