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Greens Cafe & Bistro

College Street, Grasmere LA22 9SZ, England
+44 15394 35790
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“greens” (194 reviews)
“shepherds pie” (19 reviews)
“cakes” (105 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
College Street, Grasmere LA22 9SZ, England
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Reviewed 3 September 2015

We have eaten at greens before and always loved the" home made soups". We went again recently and ordered the pea and ham soup as usual. I was really looking forward to it but when it came i sat for a moment looking at it....More

1  Thank sapphire9953
Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

We absolutely loved our family lunch here. My son has recently been diagnosed with coeliac disease and it was such a relief to find somewhere that could provide him with lots of choice. Toasters, sandwiches, toad in the hole, sticky toffee pudding, scones were all...More

Thank Rebecca P
Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

Great food, great wine list, good beer selections and superb service, friendly, helpful. Nice secluded outlook amongst quiet part of Grasmere. Good parking and access.

Thank AJBT01
Reviewed 30 August 2015

One of our favourite places to eat when in the Lake District. We always visit when in Grasmere. Wonderful home made houmous. Lovely looking cakes, great staff

Thank Alison T
Reviewed 29 August 2015

When visting and walking around Grasmere my wife spotted a sign outside these premises together with other various meals the words 'Homemade Pea & Ham Soup', my favourite!! A mental note was made to return and try their soup at lunch time. We returned to...More

Thank AtomicAda
Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

My wife and I stopped here for lunch with our Lab. (Dogs are welcome inside and outside). We both had one of the specials, Pea and Ham Soup with a fresh oven bake roll, it was really good! The service was fast and friendly and...More

Thank GaryDub
Reviewed 26 August 2015 via mobile

Had breakfast and coffee here. The full English was good. But missing the black pudding which you kind of expect in the lakes. It wasn't cheap. But the food and coffee are quality products. The gentleman serving was very polite.I would recommend here to friends...More

Thank MrandMrsPoynton
Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

Just visited Greens for the second time during our weeks stay in Grasmere. On both visits the food was fantastic and the service was excellent. Other reviews have commented on the price but it's a real example of you get what you pay for. When...More

Thank joanne_r18
Reviewed 25 August 2015

Extremely welcoming staff.Most important good range of Gluten Free Foods,all reasonably priced.Lovely area to visit

Thank fezfez2014
Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

Had lunch in Greens Cafe in the lovely village of Grasmere today. Very busy little place. It was very pleasant sitting outside in the sun. The food was of a high standard and the staff were very nice. Cost were a little on the high...More

Thank Peter S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$13
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: College Street, Grasmere LA22 9SZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Grasmere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 35790
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Friendly local cafe and bistro specialising in home cooked meals and home baked cakes. Wide range of special diets catered for including gluten free, dairy free, vegetarian, vegan and meat lovers too!
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