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The Country Coffee Shop

15 Princes Street, Penrith CA11 7BQ, England
+44 1768 210100
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (33 reviews)
“scones” (22 reviews)
“baguette” (7 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
15 Princes Street, Penrith CA11 7BQ, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Found this great little coffee shop while up here on holiday and visiting Penrith. I must say it was really nice, so nice we went back for a 2nd visit, and believe me I don't go back for a 2nd visit unless it was nice....More

Thank 57daisies
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

I used to go a while ago in 2016 a regular they had ciabatta and baguettes lovely menu back then but went the other day small menu would on loved that stilton ciabatta or a cheese and tomato baguette but no such luck. I wouldn't...More

Thank pegp3
Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

Went here this morning on TripAdvisor reviews and we weren't disappointed. We had the full breakfast,local sausages,bacon and black pudding got us off to a good start then there was the cafes own baked beans,egg, mushroom and fresh tomatoes all with 2 slices of toast...More

Thank kjpiper
Reviewed April 26, 2018 via mobile

We came across this cafe by chance and are so pleased we did. Great range of food. My husband played safe with quiche and salad - I had the slow braised belly pork, served on spring greens with ginger and a chicken consomme. Both were...More

Thank Gill A
Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

We come here whenever we want lunch while in Penrith. Great quality homemade food, decent variety of foods with a standard menu and various specials. Nice coffee, they offer soya milk which is great for those who want a dairy free option, and the staff...More

Thank CumbrianBell
Reviewed April 16, 2018

Slightly off the beaten track with an eye catching exterior. We arrived too late for hot food but enjoyed a hot chocolate and a fruit scone with what may have been home made jam. A little cramped down stairs however plenty of room above. The...More

Thank Rossergruffydd
Reviewed April 16, 2018

We decided to venture into Penrith whilst staying in Pooley Bridge. We came across the Country Coffee shop near our car park. They were welcoming and able to accommodate a group of 7 desperate for some grub. The staff were friendly and chatty, the food...More

1  Thank E3photographer
Reviewed January 5, 2018

This is my first visit to Country Coffee shop and it is fantastic. My sister and I decided to have a coffee after some retail therapy. The place is lovely and clean, staff very friendly and service very quick. The cakes are to die for....More

2  Thank Sarni0105
Reviewed November 17, 2017

We ordered the celeriac, kale and ham bubble and squeak which was 2 large patties each. Home made and worth travelling for. Finished off with scrumptious chocolate cake and good quality coffee. Friendly and attentive service. Home made 5 star for us!

Thank Cate S
Reviewed October 23, 2017 via mobile

Came here as a family while passing through Penrith - the breakfast was delicious and we had a lovely time.

Thank Cbpettitt
CountryCoffeeShop, Owner at The Country Coffee Shop, responded to this reviewResponded November 3, 2017

Thank you for the great review. Its lovely to hear that you enjoyed your breakfasts! Hope to see you again one day!

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Envy S
April 28, 2017|
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Response from CountryCoffeeShop | Property representative |
Really sorry but we don't allow dogs inside. We have a couple of tables outside which people often sit at with their dogs, when it's warm enough!
Harmeash K
January 25, 2017|
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Response from CountryCoffeeShop | Property representative |
Hello. Yes we have hot and cold vegetarian options on our regular menu, and our current vegetarian special is 'Sweetcorn polenta wedges with shitake mushrooms'. We don't use eggs in our scones. Hope to see you in the cafe... More
Tracey C
May 10, 2016|
Response from Angela T | Reviewed this property |
There are 2 car parks very near and yes designated disabled parking
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Princes Street, Penrith CA11 7BQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Eden District  >  Penrith
  • Phone Number: +44 1768 210100
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