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Cafe Italia

37 Main Road | Oak Street, Windermere LA23 1DX, England
+44 15394 46228
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (199 reviews)
“tiramisu” (21 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
37 Main Road | Oak Street, Windermere LA23 1DX, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Called for coffee and to shelter from a downpour. Service was good and staff were friendly. Drinks ok but again very pricey. Good seating area outside.

1  Thank Steve T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had dinner here twice. Generous portion size at a reasonable Lake District prices. The minestrone soup and arrabbiata were delicious. The seats under the heating lights on the sheltered patio were surprisingly comfy in the evening drizzle and cool breeze. The staff were very pleasant...More

1  Thank Edison Y
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Second night in Windermere! We ventured further and came across this little Italian place staffed by a great young team of Europeans. Had a wonderful shared pizza which we made up from the many selections and add ons available. Lovely pepperoni. Very peppery. We had...More

1  Thank 245GooNoo
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Come to Cafe italia often great food and the staff are great. Especially Christian who is s total star! I would recommend to any locals or holiday makers.

1  Thank pmike
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were hungry after our long drive to Windermere so went in here for food just after 11. Although the menu stated breakfast finished at 11, when we asked the waitress if we could still have breakfast, she said of course. We had really nice...More

Thank TanyaBirmingham
Reviewed 5 days ago

We chose to visit this restaurant, it was very pleasant and the food was good. We ate Calzone, lasagne very authentic.

Thank Carol M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Firstly, don't let the name of the place put you off! My wife and I thought this place was literally just a cafe. Gladly, we were wrong and we visited twice in two days. The first visit was for a quick drink, and it was...More

Thank Bluey3110
Reviewed 6 days ago

As pizza lovers and my girlfriends numerous complaints about not eating here we came for a meal during lunchtime. My only complaint was it was CASH only which meant stopping by a local ATM. Other than that there could be no complaints. Nice décor. Great...More

Thank AdamTaylor2012
Reviewed 1 week ago

The only downside is they do not accept bookings, so you have to wait your turn if busy, also they do not accept cards, cash only. Once you have got over those hurdles the staff are very friendly the food is excellent. Would go back...More

Thank flojo612015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped by for a cake and coffee. Both were lovely but the place is let down by the lack of card payment options.

Thank mphow
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23 March 2017|
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Response from dorothy g | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I too have only been a customer there so like other reviewers have suggested phone the restaurant and they will advise you!
19 March 2017|
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Response from JohnnyGandLynne | Reviewed this property |
You need to ask the venue mate I only reviewed it sorry
24 July 2016|
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Response from J_LWigan | Reviewed this property |
I believe they close for Winter. They were certainly closed last December. I can see another visitor is going to check for you, so am sure they will update you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$22
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Cash Only
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Main Road | Oak Street, Windermere LA23 1DX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 46228
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