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Potted Out Cafe

Stock Lane, Grasmere LA22 9SJ, England
+44 15394 35572
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (99 reviews)
“antipasti” (14 reviews)
“garlic bread” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Cafe, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Stock Lane, Grasmere LA22 9SJ, England
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1 - 10 of 736 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We found this place by accident - we were after an afternoon drink, thinking it was just a cafe but saw that it was a restaurant as well. We tried a couple of restaurants in Grasmere, later in the evening, for a meal but they...More

1  Thank alistairhcampbell
Reviewed yesterday

Seemed to be Spanish run. Food was quite good and not expensive. The soup was excellent. It was a long wait to get served as so busy

Thank braithwaite12
Reviewed 2 days ago

Staff very helpful, even amending menu to meet our needs. Although busy the staff were happy to help guests and very friendly. We would return when next in Grasmere. Outside area nice to sit in and just have a drink.

Thank marj47
Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice little café, decent food! Too short a review? The staff were friendly, the brie Panini and the pastrami Panini were both lovely - you may want to get a plate of chips to share as you can count the chips that come with the...More

Thank Adam T
Reviewed 6 days ago

My friend and myself stayed in Grasmere for three days this week and each day we ate at the Potted Out Cafe. The food was excellent, the staff worked tremendously hard as it was so busy but always they had a smile and the service...More

1  Thank irismhenderson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this wonderful place on the coast to coast. Nowhere else seemed open in the evening unless v expensive. decor was restful, food delicious, and customer service superb. Highly recommended

1  Thank rosemary232
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely lunch at this cafe. Excellent choice for vegetarians. Lovely to see veggie pizzas on the menu that aren't just cheese and tomato

Thank VeggieRachelle
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited the Potted Out Cafe for an evening meal, and the food and service were both excellent. (Went back for coffee the following morning, and although the coffee was nice the scone was less pleasant ... too much baking powder and not enough sugar). Overall...More

Thank BoatmanScotland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here for a cup of tea and piece of cake. Prices seem generally inflated and the cake was dry. A little disappointed. Staff were friendly though.

Thank gmoc24
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Potted out in May, we have been many times and enjoy it, but we always seem to be charged different prices by the staff. Had a pint of Moretti and my wife had a pint of Orange cordial and Lemonade, the soft drink...More

Thank David B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stock Lane, Grasmere LA22 9SJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Grasmere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 35572
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