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The Rowan Tree - CLOSED

Church Bridge, Grasmere LA22 9SN, England
+44 15394 35528
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible9%
26 Oct 2015
“Disappointing service”
24 Jun 2015
“Quick and basic”
Restaurant Hours Closed
British, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Church Bridge, Grasmere LA22 9SN, England
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Reviewed 26 October 2015

Busy staff need support and training. Perhaps we visited on the day they got out of bed the wrong side and I am sure others will have had good service but we thought we were treated poorly ..... Almost as we did not exist.

Thank Northumberlandscout
Reviewed 24 June 2015 via mobile

Uninspiring menu but fair food. Fabulous location opposite Wordsworth cemetery and garden. Outdoors by river if fine weather.

Thank Philip G
Reviewed 2 August 2014 via mobile

I've been fortunate, on several pleasant sunny days to get a table outside, overlooking the Rothay River and St Oswald's church, at this cafe in one of the prettiest villages in England. There are many cafes in Grasmere and I think this has one of...More

1  Thank sigosling
Reviewed 22 June 2014

we visited the rowan tree on Saturday afternoon, the weather was great and the sun was blazing. we walked through the building to a patio/veranda overlooking the river. we only ordered drinks but sat out there for about an hour, being baked in the sun...More

1  Thank daddyfixit1
Reviewed 12 March 2014

After a walk that finished in Grasmere, we found the Rowan Tree for a quick bite to eat. My Wife had a cream tea (it would have been perfect with clotted cream rather than whipped), I had a tuna sandwich and a cup of soup...More

1  Thank TwixRandJ
Reviewed 5 August 2013

Visiting Grasmere for the first time after many years, we were as impressed with this pretty village as we were the first time. Before retuning home, we popped into The Rowan Tree for tea and scones, remembering this restaurant from our last visit to Grasmere....More

1  Thank Davidfarrow
Reviewed 24 April 2013

Been coming to this place for a couple of years and it is a shame they no longer do a full English or even scrambled eggs on toast, and am surprised they have limited their choice. However, went there recently and the sandwich was nice...More

Thank SLeeH
Reviewed 23 March 2013

we stopped for a break during the day so we had beautiful scones with fresh cream and jam along with coffee latte which was lovely. what a place to sit outside on the patio watching the river flow bye and the varies types of ducks...More

Thank arch0496a5lk
Reviewed 18 March 2013

We decided to eat here because of its lovely location on the side of the river. Unfortunately the food was a let down. I had a baked potato which tasted old and re-heated and my husband had a sausage sandwich which he described as 'below...More

Thank J04NN3_8
Reviewed 27 November 2012

yummy cafe. shame it's not open later at night - would go for pud! Good choice of lunches/ snacks/ cakes. cosy atmosphere.

Thank atypicalpen
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  • Address: Church Bridge, Grasmere LA22 9SN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Grasmere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 35528
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