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The Bluebird Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Cafe, British
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Fantastic location / view so you don’t mind paying a little extra. We only had two (very small) Americanos for around £5.50. Best buy was the bag of 70p duck food! Lovely 10 minutes spent feeding the very appreciative ducks. Would visit again definitely

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank E1343MDkellyw
Reviewed 5 days ago

Stopped off here after a long walk and enjoyed a much needed cappucino and hot chocolate. We also had a toastie each which came with some crisps. Would have liked a little side salad to make the plate look better but maybe that's just me...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank karroo22
Reviewed 1 week ago

what i did not like was the fact that dogs were running free inside the cafe and i found this off putting and not as if the owners seemed bothered

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank hillr52018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We witnessed Daanniisedg awful treatment with her baby in the cafe when the staff evicted her, they obviously are not parents themselves, we won't be back there with our family, we'd hate to upset them and be evicted ourselves!

Date of visit: December 2018
3  Thank markjen2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A perfect place to go at the end of a December walk...was lovely to sit outside under the heater and watch the sun go down. Food was delicious and friendly staff at the counter. Only one negative comment was one of the waitresses brought the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jo A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped of here halfway through our canoeing. Coffee was good and it was lovely to have lots of gluten free options.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank carolineleiper
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What could be better, something good to eat, friendly service and great views. Get there early as a 'good thing' draws the crowds!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Jim T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely disgusted at how we have been treated today by one of the staff and what we presume was the manager. As a family of 6 we sat down and ordered my daughter was crying because she was hungry and one male member of staff...More

Date of visit: December 2018
9  Thank DanniieeSedg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely appalled by the way we have just been treated in this cafe, sat down as a party of 6 with a toddler, toddler was crying as was hungry waiting for lunch ordered over £60 worth of food, when one guy from behind the counter...More

Date of visit: December 2018
12  Thank Lakescumbria1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We waited three quarters of an hour for sandwiches and soup for three. It then transpired that the brusque and peremptory manager had got our order wrong; far from receiving an apology, we were then informed that the missing soup wouldn't be brought over till...More

Date of visit: December 2018
4  Thank Valerie E
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4 July 2017|
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Response from Paul499520 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry ridiculous question. Not a dog owner myself but the Lake District embraces all holiday makes including those with their dogs and long may that remain!
Kay T
25 December 2016|
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Response from O7123OPgaryc | Reviewed this property |
ah. not sure I'm afraid.
Tracy S
21 April 2015|
Response from Phil D | Property representative |
Yes, we are wheelchair friendly with full disabled toilet facilities also. Dogs are most welcome on the covered and heated terrace. Thank you for your enquiry - we look forward to seeing you soon.
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