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Bosuns Locker Cafe

41 Piel Street | Roa Island, Barrow-in-Furness LA13 0QL, England
+44 1229 434171
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“tarragon pie” (5 reviews)
“sandwiches” (22 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
41 Piel Street | Roa Island, Barrow-in-Furness LA13 0QL, England
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Reviewed yesterday

A day out down the causeway brought us to Bosuns Locker Cafe, we were greeted with a friendly smile, had not booked but many tables were, a very good sign. My husband ordered chicken & stuffing baguette & myself the mushroom soup, WoW !! It...More

Thank lyndesue
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a popular place, clean and inviting a maritime theme, we booked for lunch which turned out to be a good idea. The service was very good and the staff very friendly. We were early which was no issue we were shown to our...More

Thank Raggy0001
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cod and chips from the takeaway absolutely delicious. Chips crispy. Fish lovely. We had to wait for quite a while but worth every minute

Thank MickeyBlue-Newcastle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were off to Piel Island and stopped at Roa for lunch. Roa has free parking and this place is a walk away from the jetty for the little boat to Piel. The Bosuns Locker was really busy when we went with some tables reserved...More

Thank K5303JCjulied
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place does not look that great but the food is good, well worth a visit. I called in for a lovely Sunday roast, you not believe how popular it is and you will have to book specially at lunchtime. Service can be very slow...More

Thank Gordon T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we often pop in here for lunch, the food is tremendous and the price is cheap, you get a good plate full. I'd advise to book a table as it is always busy. every meal we have had here has been good.

Thank albochozz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here many times and it's about time I left a review! You don't need to travel far to get this high standard of service and quality. The food is cooked to perfection and good value too.

Thank Michael T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Revisited this café last Thursday and it was brilliant the food, service, friendly atmosphere was all spot on, photo's below don't do it justice. It was so good and we were still in the area we made a special trip to go back for lunch...More

Thank bigladrob
Reviewed August 15, 2018

We sat outside for afternoon tea. There was so much that we had no need to eat again later! A huge platter of sandwiches was followed by scones with lashings of jam and cream as well as cakes. We had to take some of the...More

Thank johnbrice
Reviewed August 6, 2018

This was a trip down memory lane for me, as i worked in barrow back in 1977-78, so called at the bosuns locker for a much needed breakfast before having a look again around barrow, the food and service was very good, the cafe seemed...More

Thank jpthorley
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February 24, 2018|
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Response from Ian F | Reviewed this property |
July 20, 2017|
Response from AH49 | Reviewed this property |
Mon - Fri 10.30am - 4pm Sat & Sun 10.30am - 5pm
April 1, 2017|
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Response from chadd2 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry no idea but everything I've ever had there has been very good and reasonably priced !
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Piel Street | Roa Island, Barrow-in-Furness LA13 0QL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Barrow-in-Furness
  • Phone Number: +44 1229 434171
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