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££ - £££Cafe, Spanish,
90 Highgate, Kendal LA9 4HE, England
+44 1539 732082
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“churros” (20 reviews)
“patatas bravas” (12 reviews)
“tapas” (19 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 18:00 Hours
Cafe, Spanish, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
90 Highgate, Kendal LA9 4HE, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Called in for lunch today for the first time and regret we have not been earlier. Good atmosphere, good drinks and great food. The Gentry bagel with chicken, lettuce and chipotle mayo is something special. Regulars now...no question. Great.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank kenkendaluk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Comida is a lovely, family-run restaurant and has a youthful vibe which stands out amongst the mostly fusty, dusty fare to be found in Kendal. It’s one of the few places that is trying to move with the times and be a bit innovative in...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank f0lkb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Eaten here a few times now, I live in Kendal and have enjoyed evening meals each time. I’ve tried everything on the menu so looking forward to some new tasties. The bread and butter puds are special!! Hoping to get along and try some brecko...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 376dazr
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

We generally only go to Kendal for specific items so not there that often but whenever we are in town, you’ll find us in here! Gorgeous old shop frontage with a thoroughly modern vibe inside. Bench seats or wooden, small table or large, it’s a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank vdubwalshy
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Very nice little restaurant. Staff were friendly and attentive and the food was delicious. It was a bit chilly in there so take a jumper!

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank bigtalljon
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

I am often in Kendal or passing through for work and have stopped for lunch at Comida on a few occasions . Every visit has been a joy, friendly staff and a warm welcome. The design of the space and the quality of the interior...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Russ0679
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

Good food, with a fair Spanish inspiration although a bit creative. Price-quality is good. The place is really nice and youthful, in contrast with the overall offer in Kendal. We tried some nice patatas bravas. The tortilla (Spanish omelette) was not quite achieved. Everything was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank carinagmesegue
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Stoped in for a late afternoon bite and coffee, very nice atmosphere, not trying to be flashy, great coffee, very nice bagettes. Definately go back.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Atargatis_13
Reviewed 17 September 2018

We stopped at this stylish cafe/restaurant in Kendal en route for the Lake District. The food was amazing. I had the squid and patatas bravas, and for dessert churros / coffee. I couldn't have been more happy. My food was delicious and great value. Staff...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank 939liyua
Reviewed 9 September 2018

We've recently moved to Kendal and Comida is one of our favourite cafes! The staff are all so friendly and helpful - such an important part of eating out. Their churros are gorgeous :-) They try really hard to accommodate vegans and I really, really...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Julie B
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Questions & Answers
9 February 2018|
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Response from ticketress | Property representative |
Hi LizAtk Yes, dogs are welcome - and they’ll probably be lauded by the team!
2 February 2018|
Response from ticketress | Property representative |
Hi jeanniwonton Yes - we have a double door so plenty wide enough and step free access throughout - the toilet is also wheelchair accessible.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 90 Highgate, Kendal LA9 4HE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Kendal
  • Phone Number: +44 1539 732082
  • E-mail
Spanish-inpsired cafe/ restaurant, serving breakfast and lunch. Tapas, sandwiches & soups, freshly baked cakes & pastries. Atkinson coffee and loose teas Spanish wines, gins & craft beers Sit-in or takeaway.
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