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Deja Vu

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124 Stricklandgate, Kendal LA9 4QG, England
+44 1539 724843
Today
17:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Fri 17:00 - 23:00
Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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wildwales
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our first visit to Kendal for weekend break. Checked TA and decided on Deja View for Saturday night. Unfortunately owners were off on holiday that day - but we got a cancellation Friday night. I'm always getting into trouble with my other half for taking as much interest in how a restaurant/hotel operates as much as in the food. Restaurant... More 

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Thank cosmicvisitor
Kendal, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Deja Vu on New Years Eve and yet again we were not disappointed . The food and the ambience of the place are just excellent the staff are very helpful and courteous which makes the night even easier to enjoy .Will be going again soon.

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Thank JOESOUTH22
Kendal, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went for our first meal here in October, I had wanted to go for a while as every time I drove or walked passed the restaurant I could always smell beautiful cooking and I was not disappointed the food was plentiful and delicious, the staff were polite and lovely. I would and have been back .

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Thank Robinson1136
Lagos, Portugal
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small and cosy so best to book. Varied menu. Excellent desserts!!! I ate the assiette which was preceded by the risotto which was full of fish and prawns.

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Thank helengrant2017
Kendal, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Can't believe I've never been here before. Food was amazing. Staff were very pleasant and friendly. Will certainly be visiting again.

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Thank Drew1970
Deganwy, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Had an excellent meal on Friday evening. Fish stew was very good and my husband enjoyed the bass. Staff were very friendly and attentive.

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Thank Janet W
Reading, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Really good food , beautifully presented and in a great atmosphere. The place is small and so you need to book but plenty of room at the tables and the service is just right. Great choice.

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Thank r0gerp123
Kendal
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162 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

You can always tell how good a restaurant is when something is not perfect. I very quietly spoke to Anja and the problem was sorted,with no drama or fuss. I had a lovely meal and shared a laugh and a joke.

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Thank KendalMint
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

I asked for a beer and was offered it chilled or room temperature - it took a while for it to sink in but eventually I realised there is a real sense of caring about what they do and how they do it. Food was first rate and matched by the service (even had a third course which is very... More 

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Thank Ian D
Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Reasonable prices and fantastic French food and wines. Lovely atmosphere and great staff, comfortable being there alone too but clearly a great spot for lovers...

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$43
Cuisine
French, European, British, International, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 Stricklandgate, Kendal LA9 4QG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Kendal
  • Phone Number: +44 1539 724843

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?