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Cafe Bar 26

26 Lake Road | Lake Road, Keswick CA12 5DQ, England
+44 17687 80863
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (218 reviews)
“flatbread” (52 reviews)
“flat breads” (13 reviews)
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Bar, Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
26 Lake Road | Lake Road, Keswick CA12 5DQ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a little gem in central Keswick.Public car park immediately behind. Room was really nice. Very clean. Some people might not like that it is above a bar but that is why I booked it, i.e the atmosphere.The bar closes at normal hours anyway....More

Thank John D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We popped in here on the first night of our holiday and were very impressed. We ordered nine tapas between the three of us and every one of them was delicious. Lots of vegetarian and gluten-free options. Despite feeling full we were tempted by a...More

Thank Aly F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there to find total change of menu,, what's happened here has someone else taken over looked forward to steak and nothing even near on offer disappointed and walked out

Thank karletta02
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here whilst checking out the local pubs on a business trip. We sat at the bar and ordered 2 pints of shedhead. This came to £9.. no problem! We called it £10 with a £1 tip. After we received our drinks, we noticed...More

2  Thank SteC_HollieO
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Noticed a nice tapas style menu and sign saying it ws dog friendly, so we decided to go in and try it out. Menu was small but enough to choose from for lunch. There was a nice atmosphere and we were served quickly. The food...More

Thank elaine732016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cafe Bar 26 was just a few doors from where we were staying. Went for evening meal. Small, but well balanced, menu but everything we had was really good. Service was friendly and cheerful. We went early when it was quite busy. It rather quietened...More

1  Thank John T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called in for lunch on a quiet Weds. Both our meals and coffee were good - £8 for main course . We have also been previously for the tapas. Service very friendly.

Thank snappy6
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called in, on a Thursday night for a beer. A few folk were in- a couple sat at the bar and two other tables occupied. Told by the under worked bar staff that they were now closed. At 10- 15! Sign on the door said...More

Thank mikeyblueCumbria
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Located in the heart of Keswick, in the Lake District National Park, Cafe Bar 26 is a Mediterranean style bistro in the day, while it is a wine and cocktail bar in the evening. The property is less than a 10-minute walk from Derwent Water....More

Thank sazrobinson73
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped here for a drink, the place had a nice relaxed atmosphere with music on in the background and friendly staff. Prices for drinks were reasonable and although we didn't have the food here the menu looked nice and the food being brought out to...More

Thank Nomad2k17
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Amy R
19 July 2016|
Response from AJOK | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, best ask the owners
22 March 2015|
Response from NorthCoffeebeans | Property representative |
Hi Thank you for your enquiry. I am afraid we do not take bookings in the evenings unless it is for a party of more than 6. We usually do not have a problem with this though as tables tend to turn around fairly quickly... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Lake Road | Lake Road, Keswick CA12 5DQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Keswick
  • Phone Number: +44 17687 80863
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Located on a bustling pedestrian street in the heart of Keswick, close to the busy market square and shores of Lake Derwentwater, Cafe Bar 26 is a relaxed Mediterranean style cafe bistro by day and a vibrant wine and cocktail bar in the evening with a unique atmosphere. Feeling peckish? We serve brunch and lunch Tuesday - Sunday 10.00am - 4pm and tapas 4pm - 9.00pm. We also serve great illy coffee, interesting wines, continental beers, cocktails and champagne all day long! Perfect after a day on the fells or simply a stroll around the shops. There is also open mic night every Wednesday from 9.00pm. We are closed Mondays.
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