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Lakeside Kitchen & Bar


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

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Set in the heart of Ferry Meadows Country Park, Lakeside Kitchen & Bar is family run restaurant that serves quality, locally sourced food throughout the day – all with spectacular views of Gunwade Lake.
US$3 - US$13
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Cafe, British
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely setting look over a lake with a good selection of locally sourced food. We had potato and leek soup which came with a warm cheese scon. It was just right for a winters day

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank phil s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was meeting an old school friend and was trying to find a halfway point between us and opted for here, having read reviews. Firstly it is very difficult to find, so signage is poor. When I arrived it was cold outside, but even colder...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jill H
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

I went here for our Christmas dinner with my coworkers (50 plus) and most impressed with what was served up, I found it very tasty and couldn’t fault the service either, and the view of the lake makes it so much better, all I can...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank pizzy12
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Visit here often for reviving cuppa and cake after long walks in the park or for lunch. Always a great experience with fabulous views! Friendly staff, delicious food made on the premises - including the cakes and out-of- this-world chocolate brownies. And the hot chocolate...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Outdoorsperson
Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

Came here with wife for her works do, things went fine until they served a dish with sauteed veg Unbeknownst to me, this contained celery to which I cannot eat. Information was made clear in advance on food preferences and included allergens. Even on the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank steveaN1869JN
Raj R, Manager at Lakeside Kitchen & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2018

Hi Steve, Really sorry you were served Celery on the evening its no excuse to this and sorry you are not happy at all about the situation. Had you told the member of staff straight away we would have been very hands on to deal...More

Reviewed 19 November 2018

There are some very good things about this restaurant. A lot of the cakes and snacks are cooked by them and some are delicious (notably the bread pudding!). Coffee is good quality and I have always found the counter service cheerful, helpful and reasonably prompt....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Christa H
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

Perfect place to enjoy a cuppa after a stroll through the Park. Sitting in the sunshine overlooking a lake. A good choice of snacks and meals available.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Dave S
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Terrible service. Ordered our food took our coffees outside and still waiting outside 30 minutes later for our, went in to find out what was going on and told our order hadn't gone to the kitchen sorry it's now sorted, waiting outside for another 25...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Mick A
Reviewed 20 October 2018

We hosted our daughter's wedding reception here in October 2018 and the whole experience was first class. From meeting Raj and Louise for the planning, to Wayne and the team on the day, nothing was too much trouble for them. The three course meal in...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank FOB
Reviewed 16 October 2018

Lovely service and smell and people and environment and food and cleanliness and tables and chairs. i

Date of visit: November 2017
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Jen M
24 January 2018|
Response from Endora69 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I cannot answer your question as only went for a coffee during the day time on a very wet new years day, there is a car park which you have to pay for on leaving, you have to put your car registration in the machine... More
21 October 2017|
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Response from Ajanesteel | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I can’t remember what was on the menu
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