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Tarantella Restaurant

22 Main Street, Cockermouth CA13 9LQ, England
+44 1900 822109
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (35 reviews)
“risotto” (20 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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22 Main Street, Cockermouth CA13 9LQ, England
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1 - 10 of 353 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited on a Saturday night in September. Phoned ahead to book, could not get in for 8pm but did for 8.30. This suited us fine as we usually dine late. By 9pm a lot of customers had left and a party of 9 who called...More

Thank practicalP
Reviewed 1 week ago

Looking for somewhere to eat after an unpleasant day we chose Tarantella, an Italian restaurant with the usual menu. I had a smoked haddock risotto. The rice was slightly too soft and there wasn't a lot of haddock, although the peashoot garnish was abundant. On...More

Thank EatSleepGo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Never had a bad meal here. Last time wee went there was a long wait for food but that's fine. Good wine menu too. Excellent Italian

Thank Schollystravel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Called on off-chance at 8pm on Friday night of bank holiday weekend and they managed to find us a table for 8.15. Very friendly and efficient, relaxed atmospher and great selection of pizzas, pasta, meat and some really interesting looking fish specials. Linguine with chili...More

1  Thank Harry S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The pasta with king prawns was to die for, absolutely lovely. The restaurant was lively and fun to eat in. Very good service too.

Thank Tim H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant while on a short 2 day visit to Cumbria. Lovely meal from start to finish. All courses were delicious. Would highly recommend.

Thank Joseph S
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

I first visited this restaurant with work colleagues at Christmas and was impressed with the quality of the food and the service. I was again in the area on business so decided to pop in on spec around tea time. I enjoyed the food as...More

Thank Wayne10w
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Had chicken and chorizo pasta, three pieces of chicken and some very chewy chorizo, the sauce wasnt very good either, had better ready meals from M & S.

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Our party of 9 arrived in Cockermouth just after the pubs stopped serving food at 2:30pm. Try to explain to eight foreigners why in the middle of the tourist season pubs don't do food after 2:30! However, crossing the street we found Tarantella had just...More

1  Thank Mel B
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Didnt book but waitress fitted us in. Its a lovely italian on the main street. Food excellent staff friendly and welcoming. Beautiful surroundings had such a relaxing evening. My partner dosent really like italian but loved this place.

Thank Michelle G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Main Street, Cockermouth CA13 9LQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Cockermouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1900 822109
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Description
Tarantella is an elegant restaurant serving fresh modern Italian style cuisine with Italian beer on tap, cocktails and a wide range of quality wines.We are child friendly and we can also accommodate large groups for business or pleasure. We are OPEN DAILY from 12-2:30pm for lunch and 5pm till late for evening dining.
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