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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 July 5, 2018 via mobile

The older lady with the short hair was heard on more than one occasion swearing and shouting at staff. The cook was just as bad with her abrupt attitude to both staff and customers. Won’t be visiting here again unless the staff and cook give...More

Thank mandy10x
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

What a fantastic experience. We had afternoon tea with my family did not come out on a fancy cake tier, but everything was so fresh and extremely tasty.

Thank Garytraileruk
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

I was pleased when I entered the cafe. I liked the decor and the fact there were few tables. I choose from the wall menu. Lamb shank was good, chips were a little strange, but gravy a bit tastless even with the mint flakes. What...More

Thank Timothy W
Reviewed June 22, 2018

Blimey the Lake District has become very expensive for visiting and parking. Ramp side was a breath of fresh air. Great scenery, take your binoculars and see if you can spot Blackpool tower, then stop at Bosuns Locker for a great coffee and an ice...More

Thank littlenellie10
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Although we have been to this restaurant several times over the years and found it to be friendly and welcoming on our last visit we noticed that the person behind the counter was a stranger as if it was a new owner, As there was...More

Reviewed June 18, 2018

Will definately return, they do need to keep an eye on the outside tables though and keep it as clean outside as in. Always busy.

Thank Lee G
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Perfect place to go for a Sunday full English. All freshly cooked and good quality produce. Staff always helpful and friendly.

Thank suescriv
Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

My friend and i visit every few weeks for lunch. The food is amazing always homecooked. Deserts to die for and served by friendly smiling staff. We will be back again soon .

Thank Nicola B
Reviewed May 31, 2018

Nice meals, service excellent but do be patient especially when busy as it is well worth waiting for.This Cafe is very popular with the locals so do book a table any time of the year

Thank Peter H
Reviewed May 25, 2018

Now, I popped in to use the toilet as I'd been over to Piel Island, but the menu made me stop and eat. I had lunch and it was excellent value. The restaurant was neat and tidy, the staff friendly and the prices extremely competitive.

Thank KevinSadler2364
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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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