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Steam Bistro

Tilberthwaite Avenue, Coniston LA21 8ED, England
+44 15394 41928
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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“pulled pork” (21 reviews)
“pineapple” (8 reviews)
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Tilberthwaite Avenue, Coniston LA21 8ED, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

After reading reviews booked this place well in advance. Firstly I must say the food was wonderful and reasonable priced. The triffle was the best I've ever had and the ambience was warm and cosy. The service however was a little off. We didn't byob...More

Thank Laura F
Reviewed 3 days ago

A menu was especially created for our group of three. Not just fresh fruit for pudding. A delicious raspberry and chocolate pot with sorbet and fruit compote. I had a tofu oriental starter followed by cottage pie - excellent Looks rather dull from the outside...More

Thank Clare T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited recently on a Saturday night (we booked well in advance), and had an amazing meal. The restaurant is lovely and relaxed, the staff are very friendly but not intrusive, and the food was delicious. It’s not a large menu but everything that we had...More

Thank Littlecar1
Reviewed 1 week ago

To have so many 5/5 ratings is clearly not by accident or luck! From sending an email to request a table, prompt response through to friendly and helpful staff was excellent. As for the food... where is their Mitchelin star?? Everyone of our party of...More

Thank 6mbg
Reviewed 1 week ago

So glad we found this little gem. We had a truly lovely meal and although very busy, Colin made time to have a very pleasant chat to us. It is obvious how passionate he is about his culinary skills while using local suppliers. Book though....More

1  Thank Birdbrain1948
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Regularly get fully booked at the weekend which explains how great this restaurant is. You can bring your own booze which is a bonus but do get charge £2.50 per head for doing so.

Thank Yat L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited on a recommendation from a friend and blown away by the food, service and atmosphere. From stepping in the door there is an overwhelming sense of community and a real homey feel. There is a feeling of celebration and reassurance like returning home and...More

Thank Samantha philip... P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Steam Bistro for the second time in 2 years and it was superb. We had pulled pork with Pate to start and ice cream to finish. All very tasty and beautifully cooked. It is important that you book as the restaurant is fully booked...More

Thank Susie241050
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for our anniversary meal as we were staying in accommodation nearby and we weren’t disappointed! I booked a table online and got a confirmation email which you just had to reply back to and voila table reserved! (Reservation in advance is a must...More

Thank SarahMoores
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a fabulous restaurant! I wanted to be somewhere nice for my wife's birthday with our daughter, found Steam Bistro on Trip Advisor and managed to get a cancellation. I think we were fortunate. Excellent food, locally sourced and of fine quality; the service was...More

Thank Glynjo64
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Questions & Answers
19 September 2018|
Response from smw000 | Property representative |
Hi, We don't have a children's menu but we can offer smaller versions of some dishes, or simpler dishes (penne pasta with home made tomato sauce etc) We are happy to have children dine with us, we ask they remain... More
18 November 2017|
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Response from Christine S | Reviewed this property |
Hi you will need to check with the Steam themselves, but if they are open I highly recommend booking well in advance. Enjoy!!
Moyra D
2 November 2017|
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Response from taj s | Reviewed this property |
you might be better off ringing them directly on 015394 41928
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tilberthwaite Avenue, Coniston LA21 8ED, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Coniston
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 41928
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