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Yard 46

46 Branthwaite Brow, Kendal LA9 4TX, England
+44 1539 738080
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  • Very good2%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
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Cafe, British, Street Food, Pizza, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
46 Branthwaite Brow, Kendal LA9 4TX, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Gorgeous old building full of history and character with lovely, friendly staff, Yard 46 is a wonderful place for a relaxing lunch or a quiet coffee and cake. We had their devine homemade ciabatta, mine with salmon, lemon and dill and hubbys with practically a...More

Thank Lynne T
Reviewed 3 days ago

Located down one of the little yards, this is a lovely place. I've only sat outside (the weather is to nice to sit inside) A lovely atmosphere, very friendly. In the yard there is an outdoor oven. The chef was dividing up his home made...More

Thank Thuline H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I love this place the staff are so friendly . The food is excellent , And the building has so much character.

Thank Nicola K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As you walk through the cobbled High Streets of historic Kendal you might miss the small alleyway that leads to this lovely cafe restaurant. Situated in a 300 year old house with a wonderful shady stone walled back yard, the cafe offers hand baked artisan...More

Thank Atrem
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

This place is a cut above the rest, interesting & tasty choices on the menu, chilled wine & beer & a welcoming atmosphere from James & Sabina. Kids and dogs were well catered for.

Thank Emforsh
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

We stumbled into this little place while trying to find somewhere for lunch in Kendal. Its got a lovely little alfresco dining area where we sat. There was a limited menu when we were there but it all sounded delicious. We both had the soup,...More

Thank Emma J
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Great coffee (quite possibly the best in the town) and tasty, inventive dishes make Yard 46 my favourite place for brunch in Kendal. They make good use of artisan bread and the chef adds a distinctive touch to all his dishes. Added to that, with...More

Thank ChiaraTheCat
James T, Owner at Yard 46, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Thank you so much for your review, we really appreciate it, and really pleased you enjoyed your visit 😊

Reviewed 12 April 2018

I love it when I find a menu that is short (often meaning everything made to order and done well) but everything on it is enticing. I had the chorizo and halloumi salad which was a joy and my wife had the poached eggs in...More

Thank jimmyjamjom
James T, Owner at Yard 46, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Thank you so much for your review, we really love the feedback, and we thrive off people enjoying our cafe, we are very proud. Your last comment really tickled us, it's a comment we often mention to friends and family, thanks once again, and look...More

Reviewed 28 March 2018

After recently moving to Kendal I was hoping for an lovely independent café with great brunch options as well as a good coffee. My boyfriend is a fussy coffee drinker! We both love the food and he's beyond pleased with a quality pour over coffee....More

Thank Rebecca S
James T, Owner at Yard 46, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Thank you so much for your review, we really appreciate it and look forward to seeing you again. James and Sabina 😊

Reviewed 24 March 2018

I really can't be positive enough about Yard 46, everything is great! A warm and friendly welcome from Sabina and her team, excellent food at a reasonable price, great coffee and cakes to die for. All around excellent! If you're looking for somewhere to eat...More

Thank Paul W
James T, Owner at Yard 46, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

It's taken us a while to get round to responding to reviews, but just wanted to say, thank you so much for taking the time to review us, and a lovely review it is. Look forward to seeing you again soon. James, Sabina and team...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Private Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Branthwaite Brow, Kendal LA9 4TX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Kendal
  • Phone Number: +44 1539 738080
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Charming courtyard cafe, oozing with historic character, serving a modern light cafe menu. The cafe also boasts a wood fired oven, serving sourdough pizza on selected evenings.
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