After a marathon shopping trip we decided to have a bite to eat for lunch. I suggested the old engine cafe as it had been taken over a few years ago and we had wanted to try it for ages but never got the chance....More
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Lovely little cafe , plenty of choice, friendly staff. If you are having a day shopping in Carlisle, it is nice to park the car on the lower viaduct and walk up the steps to have breakfast at this cafe. We love it
Dear Steph, Thank you for your nice review and kind words about our cafe and staff. We love it too. :-) Kind regards, Marco, Carol & Team
The Old Engine House is a lovely, friendly non-chain coffee shop. We popped in on a cold day and received a warm welcome from the owners. The decor is simple and well done and the menu short but delicious. We had a couple of good...More
Thank you very much for your lovely review. We are glad to hear you felt welcome and that you enjoyed the coffee and the food. Kind regards, Marco, Carol & Team
What a fantastic Cafe a Jewel in the crown in Carlisle serving superb food with excellent service in fantastic surroundings. So looking foreword to a return visit. Thanks to everyone at The Old Engine House. In my opinion a 5 Star venue.
Dear Paul M, Thanks a lot for your kind words. It's always nice to hear great feedbacks like these from our customers. We looking forward to welcome you back in Carlisle and at The Old Engine House again soon. Regards, Marco, Carol & Team
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