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The Potting Shed Cafe

$$ - $$$Cafe, British,
Grasmere Garden Village | Church Stile, Grasmere, England
+44 15394 35255
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (42 reviews)
“soup” (32 reviews)
“granary bread” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Contemporary, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Grasmere Garden Village | Church Stile, Grasmere, England
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1 - 10 of 221 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Called into cafe this morning after walking into grasmere Two teas, two coffees a piece of carrot cake, one scone and a piece of shortbresd approx £16 Nice enough But 4 stars as butter for scone frozen solid and so so service

Thank happytimes23
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic lunch as usual soup lovely service good clean .never disappointed here . Staff helpful .toilets clean

Thank adrianwatson65
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I went to Grasmere just for the weekend and on a Sunday afternoon, this place was the last place open where you could get anything. Well done to you for serving right up to 4.45 pm when all the other cafes were...More

Thank Ju38
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped here at the end of our walk around the lakes from Ambleside. A friendly welcome awaited us with a good coffee and a piece of homemade cake to provide a suitable rest and reflection.on a good mornings walk.

Thank MarkandJulieDavis
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

decide to have our evening meal here and pre- booked which was just as well as it was busy. A popular place with friendly staff and good menu choices.

Thank mhomac
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Refuge from the rain brought good food - scones, coffee, soup (red pepper and tomato) and sandwich (pastrami) were all nice. Main gripe centred around staff availability to clear tables, clean surrounding areas, and maintain toilets, during busy spells. Took the shine off an otherwise...More

Thank coh8
Reviewed 30 September 2017

We popped in for lunch. Sandwiches were decent and substantial. Soup was generous and very good but needed more accompanying bread. Overall, things are good but a bit pricey, even by Grasmere standards

Thank 301lisa33
Reviewed 29 September 2017

I visited the restaurant as a coffee/cake stop on a day out in Grasmere. The gift shop was lovely and enjoyed the stunning maple trees in the grounds.

Thank Louise2902
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Visited here twice during our weeks stay in the Lakes and on previous visits make sure we call in. Generous bowl of soup and great scone served with proper clotted cream and decent jam. Lovely sandwiches. Never been disappointed with anything.

Thank chorley64
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Our meal was stunning we ordered the meat and cheese sharing platter ( which had different meats , cheeses and crackers and pickles) which was huge and made up freshly complete with salad .Then for dessert it was homemade chocolate brownies and shortbread but there...More

Thank Sindymichele S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grasmere Garden Village | Church Stile, Grasmere, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Grasmere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 35255
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