Simply lovely. We enjoyed hot specialist granary toast with butter and marmalade. As well as two hot crumpets with apricot jam and camember. Two regular, but large size, coffees. Thankyou.
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After reading good reviews we booked for afternoon tea & we were not disappointed! Everything was lovely & fresh and ready on arrival. Friendly staff. Will definitely be back. Thank you
Thank you very much for your review. We are pleased you enjoyed the afternoon tea and looking forward to welcome you back. Regards, Marco, Carol & Team
Great little place for coffee, cake and lite bites. More personal than the big coffee outlets. Recommend it.
Situated in what was a fire station 100 years ago and right on the City walls. Quite a small cafe serving lunchtime pannini's, sandwiches, tea cakes scones and a choice of two delicious home made soups each day. Nice change from the usual national chain...More
Have had lunch here before on a visit to Carlisle and really enjoyed it so I took my daughter there yesterday. There are 5 or 6 young girls milling about but you have to go up to the counter to order. The staff are very...More
Dear Gillian M, Thank you for your review. We are very sorry to read of your disappointment. I can assure you that we take our customers comments very seriously and your feedback will be shared with the team. A Manager is always present throughout the...More
Love this little place atmosphere lovely food great.Never mind People watching and trying to lipread in Big Places you can hear the lot and join in, in here.Worth a visit but not so many of you please.
Thank you very much for your review, it was nice to read and gave us all a giggle. We hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Marco, Carol & Team
Cafe is near to the rear entrance of Marks and Spencer’s food hall, worth looking for. Very clean and cosy well decorated cafe with good service and brilliant food. Have had lunch here before however on this occasion with my husband and a friend we...More
Thank you for your time to review The Old Engine House. We are delighted you liked the Cafe and the service and food provided. We look forward to welcome you back again soon. Kind regards, Marco, Carol & Team
Popped in for lunch on Saturday 7th October, lovely fresh food served by friendly staff . Relaxed atmosphere and a great choice of teas coffees and cakes! Had very tasty soup followed by apple shortcake and cream , bought cake to take away for my...More
Dear Caron H, Thank you very much for your 5* review, we are glad you enjoyed your visit and your lunch at The Old Engine House. We look forward to welcome you back again soon. Regards, Marco, Carol & Team
Thank you for hosting my sister's baby shower. We had a really lovely time and nothing was too much trouble. The afternoon tea was delicious! Would definitely recommend :)
Thank you for the time to review us. We loved the event too and are glad that you and your party were happy with the Afternoon Tea. Regards, Marco, Carol & Team
Stopped off here for lunch, the staff are friendly and helpful, food was good and good value as well, we will definitely eat there again on our next visit to the city.
Thank you Rob L for your time to review The Old Engine House. We appreciate your comments and looking forward to welcome you back when visiting Carlisle again. Regards, Marco, Carol & Team