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Fermento

2 Market Place, Cockermouth CA13 9NQ, England
+44 1900 826655
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average0%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
Italian
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LOCATION
2 Market Place, Cockermouth CA13 9NQ, England
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1 - 10 of 22 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Menu not great. Ordered minestrone soup which was lacking in taste and quality. Lasagne ....loads of layers of pasta but very little meat and tomato. Not brilliantMore

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank gregoryhurst8
Fermento2018, Direttore at Fermento, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We are sorry you didn’t enjoy your dinner at our Restaurant. We are always checking with our customers if everything is going well after every course of their meal and we are more than happy to try and address their issue when we can. We...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fermento is a lovely little restaurant, you need to book as it’s not very big, the food is good the service is excellent, it’s very authentic Italian with a small menu, this is our second visit and we have really enjoyed both visits

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Carol C
Fermento2018, Proprietario at Fermento, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We are pleased you returned to our Restaurant and you reviewed your experience with such kind words. Looking forward to having you here again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly, helpful service. Lovely atmosphere - it felt very Italian. Good choice of wineseats. House red was good and very reasonably priced. We had sausage and bean casserole and tagliatelle, followed by marscopone mousse and honey strudel with ice cream. It was all delicious. Good...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Penny W
Fermento2018, Proprietario at Fermento, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your nice review, one of our aim is to make our customers feel like they are dining in Italy when they are entering the door and we are delighted to know you felt that way. See you soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just returned from dinner here with my husband tonight. I had been once before with a large group and had the taster menu, this time we chose from every section. The food was extremely tasty, the Sicilian wine a wonderful accompaniment and the coffee first...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Agrigento16
Fermento2018, Proprietario at Fermento, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for returning to our Restaurant and for taking the time to share your experience. The details of your review make us feel that all the time spent researching wines and the finest ingredients for our recipes was well spent. Looking forward...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Atmosphere was very nice indeed and the service was good - very friendly. For the food!!... I always feel cheated when I visit a restaurant that uses a microwave to heat food. You can use one at home every night of the week. The plate...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank gerryjwatson
Fermento2018, Proprietario at Fermento, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We are sorry you didn’t enjoy your dinner at our Restaurant. Everything we serve at our restaurant is homemade by us. Also, we both are Italian and we follow traditional recipes for our menu, offering a selection of food and drinks you could find if...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A genuine taste of Italy in Cumbria. Thoroughly enjoyed our meal here. Would highly recommend a visit, we will be going again.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank helen g
Fermento2018, Proprietario at Fermento, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for taking the time of writing a review and for appreciating the genuineness of our Restaurant. Looking forward to having you here again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited this place twice on a recent visit to Cockermouth. Food was great, staff friendly and at a really good price. It had a warm and cosy feel about it and I would highly recommend to go.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank dorpho
Fermento2018, Proprietario at Fermento, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for your kind review. Hope to see you soon on your next visit to Cockermouth!

Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

The best Italian I've been since I moved to the UK. Really authentic. Raccomended. Grazie per aver portato un po' di Italia in Cumbria😊

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Tania P
Fermento2018, Proprietario at Fermento, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your nice review, it's an honour knowing you consider us the best Italian you have tried in UK! A presto!

Reviewed 9 November 2018

Small, traditional trattoria. This is the best Italian in Cumbria. The staff is extremely friendly and the food is delicious. Great place. Will definitely be going back to try some more dishes.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank AndreaVg
Fermento2018, Proprietario at Fermento, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We are moved to know Fermento reminds you of home. It’s been an honour having so many Italians between our customers and realising there’s such a lovely Italian community in Cumbria. Hope to see you again, soon!

Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

If you really wanna go and taste some real Italian food (not like someone pretending to be...), then this is where you have to go. Carla and Alessandro are perfect hosts for a proper Italian experience... You won't go wrong!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 138danielac
Fermento2018, Proprietario at Fermento, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your kind review! We are delighted you enjoyed the Italian experience we are offering. We are looking forward to having you here again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Wednesday
18:30 - 22:00
Thursday
18:30 - 22:00
Friday
18:30 - 22:00
Saturday
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Market Place, Cockermouth CA13 9NQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Cockermouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1900 826655
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