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Borrowdale Gates Hotel Restaurant

$$ - $$$French, British,
Grange-in-Borrowdale | Keswick, Keswick CA12 5UQ, England
+44 17687 77204
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
08:00 - 22:00All hours
French, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Grange-in-Borrowdale | Keswick, Keswick CA12 5UQ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are fairly regular visitors to Borrowdale Gates for Sunday lunch and this visit was up to their usual high standard. We had lovely smoked trout, and warm goat's cheese for starters. Beautifully presented and delicious. For mains we had roast beef, very tender, and...More

Thank Rosiecat55
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

That Great British institution of a Sunday roast is in safe hands at the Borrowdale Gates Hotel restaurant. We try to visit there each time we come on holiday to the Lakes and would visit more often but it's a long way to come from...More

1  Thank Suratrichard
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had super coffee first before our walk. Then sandwich lunch which was great with a terrific view from the large picture window. In a quiet location with good car park.

Thank Joan W
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

The title says it all!! The food is an absolute taste sensation, fantastic value for money at £25 for 3 courses and coffee. This has to be your next reservation for Sunday Lunch!

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We called in for a light lunch when we were driving round Derwent Water. We were going to sit in the garden where there is a nice outlook to fields full of sheep and cows, but it was a bit windy for that. Seating inside...More

Thank Malpoet
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Just a magic place so peaceful ...we called in to have afternoon tea and it was well worth the visit my husband and two friends had scones with jam and a huge pot of fresh cream coffee and tea I had the biscuits that came...More

Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Being just a short walk from Derwentwater, this is a beautiful spot. The hotel itself is sweet, the staff are caring and attentive and the rooms are ok. It's a little old fashioned in truth, but arguably that's part of its charm. The clientele when...More

Thank Samantha D
Reviewed 22 June 2017

We visited for Sunday lunch last weekend while staying in a nearby village. The hotel was beautifully furnished and the staff were welcoming, polite & attentive. The menu choices were excellent and we both thoroughly enjoyed each of our courses. We were seated right in...More

1  Thank Rachel H
Reviewed 17 June 2017

We stayed in a cottage nearby this hotel and walked in for dinner. Unusual for them in that mostly their restaurant only receives hotel guests, really. Nevertheless, we were received most politely. We had a pre-dinner drink (sherry, as it turned out) and when our...More

Thank Michiel D
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Beautiful Sunday lunch, professionally cooked and extremely tasty. Good menu with quite a few choices and some great alternatives to your standard Sunday lunch although they offer this as well. Service was efficient and friendly. Good value at £25 for three courses plus coffee. Will...More

Thank louisam1975
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$58
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grange-in-Borrowdale | Keswick, Keswick CA12 5UQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Keswick
  • Phone Number: +44 17687 77204
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A 4 star hotel restaurant with panoramic views looking down the Borrowdale Valley and an AA Rosette for Culinary Excellence. This is a tranquil spot to relax and enjoy locally-sourced Lakeland cuisine, with a contemporary twist.

The restaurant is open both residents and non-residents every day with a licensed bar and outdoor seating area.

Serving full Cumbrian breakfasts (8am - 9.30am)
Light lunches and sandwiches (Mon - Sat 12pm - 3pm)
Sunday Lunches
Afternoon Teas
Full a la carte menu every evening (6.30pm - 10.00pm)
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