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Grange Cafe

Grange View, Keswick CA12 5UQ, England
+44 17687 77077
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good55%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
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“scones” (11 reviews)
“ice cream” (8 reviews)
“castle crag” (10 reviews)
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Cafe, British
Grange View, Keswick CA12 5UQ, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Excellent cafe with friendly service ideally placed when walking to Castle Crag. I would recommend the ginger cake.

Thank 25,840
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was intrigued to read others comments, which included remarks about a stony faced individual – but that seemed to be when people came in wanting free tap water. We arrived after walking, and the two (perhaps younger?) people were friendly and helpful. We had...More

Thank PtarmiganTraveller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

At the end of a long walk on a blisteringly hot day, I called in for much-needed refreshments at the first cafe I came to in Grange. I ordered tea and tea-bread at the counter and sat outside under the verandah. I received prompt service,...More

Thank n0rbr8ck
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went into this cafe after a long walk on a hot day, looking forward to some refreshing drinks. After waiting a while we were eventually served by a white-haired man with a stony expression who had a problem with us ordering a glass of tap...More

Thank nordic_explorer1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here a number of times; walking / bus ride for tea and fantastic gingerbread, as well as cycling there for a lovely cooked breakfast. The owners are very friendly and there are plenty of tables indoors and outdoors - depending on the Borrowdale weather!...More

Thank kev p
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not too expensive but would have liked a homemade or local jam with such a nice homemade scone. Dog friendly unlike others in the village.

Thank Paul H
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

A group of 5 teenage female cadets, taking part in their Gold D of E expedition, in unseasonably hot weather, stopped at the cafe and asked if they could replenish their 1 ltr water containers. They were met with a point blank refusal and a...More

Thank Neill T
Mike H, Owner at Grange Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Your entire 'review' is on behalf of your group who by your own admission only entered the cafe to fill their water bottles. Did you even frequent the cafe yourself? You make no mention of it. I find it incredible that you can leave a...More

Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

Useful stop for walkers and cyclists in Borrowdale. Choice of teas, and cakes. Sandwiches and soup available.

Thank VSS_58
Reviewed May 20, 2018

Deservedly popular cafe with seating spilling out into the car park and for-court. Particularly convenient for ice creams after a long walk.

Thank hem0116
Reviewed May 1, 2018

We've visited this cafe for refreshments several times since 2016 after our ridge walk. The atmosphere is cordial, service is good, everyone is treated equally and there are never any problems with your bill. Whatever tea, coffee or drink you want seems to be available...More

Thank Awalker23
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grange View, Keswick CA12 5UQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Keswick  >  Borrowdale
  • Phone Number: +44 17687 77077
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