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Wainwrights Yard | Stricklandgate, Kendal LA9 4DP, England
+44 1539 728135
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good20%
  • Average16%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible26%
Travellers talk about
“rarebit” (6 reviews)
“sandwiches” (12 reviews)
“beans” (3 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 18:00All hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Wainwrights Yard | Stricklandgate, Kendal LA9 4DP, England
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Reviewed 22 March 2017

Downstairs of the supermarket, a large cafe/restaurant from Booths - great cuppa and nice cakes. The food around us looked really nice too - will try one day for lunch

Thank Rosey321
Reviewed 22 March 2017

The food is good but the service is so slow and the staff always look flustered and unsure of themselves. The café is clean but there are often dishes left on tables for quite a long time restricting the available seating space. Please find a...More

Thank sarah2000h
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We weren't thrilled last time we visited Booths - a place we used to eat in often, but rarely do these days. We tried again yesterday, meeting friends in kendal for lunch. The queuing system is horrendous - staff trying to serve, take orders and...More

1  Thank hamilc01
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Great food whilst shopping. Terrific varied menu with loads of cakes and treats. Good service, very clean and well presented. Good place to meet up with others for that lunchtime snack at reasonable price!

Thank BackWater7249
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

I like booths for a few special purchases, when you know you want something nice to eat but you're not sure what. Initially I loved finishing off my trip there with a coffee and a cake in their cafe, especially the raspberry flapjack. Recently though...More

Thank LilyPauly
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

In Kendal for the day and came across Booths and decided that we would take lunch there. Well we queued for a very long time and when we got to the till there was 1) A lack of food 2) A lack of staff. I...More

1  Thank valiantlad
Reviewed 27 January 2017

I often eat breakfast here, the food is good, particularly the quality of the ingredients in my fry up. If you sign up for a booths card you can get your coffee or tea for free and better still if you spend enough you can...More

Thank gallopingourmand
Reviewed 6 January 2017

When we last ate in here it was a lovely vibrant cafe with a good variety of food on the menu. Menu is now tiny ! Pre-pack sandwiches which is very odd. Didn't stay for lunch here .. just tea and coffee .. hardly any...More

1  Thank nufcfansHandT
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Why on earth have they changed this once lovely Cafe into a self service motorway station type of place? We regularly shop at Booths as the quality of the food is very good, however we cannot say that anymore about the quality and service in...More

Thank frankclark683
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

On possibly the busiest shopping day of the year Booths of Ripon did us proud. We wanted a turkey crown and they had all gone from the shelves. However all was not lost as a helpful assistant said a delivery had just been made and...More

Thank Peter R
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Jeanette S
29 February 2016|
Response from FieldtoPlate | Property representative |
Please ask your friend to take a leaflet and get her own card for all her Booths card loyalties including a free drink when she is shopping
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$13
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Free Off-Street Parking
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:30 - 16:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wainwrights Yard | Stricklandgate, Kendal LA9 4DP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Kendal
  • Phone Number: +44 1539 728135
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large coffee shop under Booths supermarket in Kendal. there is a café menu and sandwich, cakes, soft and alcoholic drinks available
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