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Meadowdore Cafe

Hawkshead Old Road, Coniston LA21 8ET, England
+44 15394 41638
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Hawkshead Old Road, Coniston LA21 8ET, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Stopped for a snack mid afternoon and had soup and a bowl of chips to share. Always clean and warm with quick service. Muddy boots and cycle wear are welcome and a log fire helps in the winter.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank wyn r
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here for lunch after a long walk. Was lovely, nice open fire, great simple food, couldn't fault it!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank LM0117
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were welcomed into a lovely clean and comfortable cafe with a fab fire. The breakfast was fantastic and the staff were friendly. The only thing that spoilt it was when we were made to feel uncomfortable when a group of cyclists came in and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank dpeek2018
Reviewed 6 November 2018

we popped in with friends during powerboat week, quite busy, staff were friendly and caring and great food

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Peter B
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Came to coniston to see last day of speed week but by time we arrived was to late so we decided to go get a bite to eat as little one was hungry we thought we wud try the cafe staff friendly food priced well...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Maxine B
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

3rd visit to this great cafe in Coniston this morning. Friendly staff every time we’ve been and really well prepared food.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TerryMcCarthy
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Went here yesterday as a group of seven, ages eight to forty eight! What a lovely warm welcome, friendly staff and fab down to earth food.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 1972Becca
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

This is our first visit to the area. Stopped for a cup of hot chocolate except the machine had broken so had to have tea. It was ok, served in a metal pot that was very hot to pick up. Husbands coffee was again nothing...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank A7774IYsues
Reviewed 7 October 2018

I contacted Frances at the Meadowdore Cafe after looking on line for a cafe in Coniston where myself and a group of friends could have afternoon tea, as we were staying in the area for the weekend. She was most helpful and accommodating, and a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank SusieSimp
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

A great breakfast. Slightly more expensive than other options nearby but the last serving us was super nice and bubbly and made it a pleasant experience.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Leigh T
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8 March 2018|
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Response from Kkathy1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are-often soggy but happy! On leads of course!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:45
09:00 - 16:45
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09:00 - 16:45
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hawkshead Old Road, Coniston LA21 8ET, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Coniston
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 41638
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we provide a variety of dishes ranging from a delicious range of homebaked flapjack,mars and malteser slices,carrot cake and many more to delicious cakes.To homemade meat and potato pie,steak puddings,baguettes,toasties,homemade soups something for everyone look at our full menu on our website
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