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Whytes Cafe Bar

1 Carlyles Court | St Mary's Gate, Carlisle CA3 8RY, England
+44 1228 548632
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (51 reviews)
“cakes” (46 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1 Carlyles Court | St Mary's Gate, Carlisle CA3 8RY, England
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Reviewed 29 July 2015

Really pleasant experience. Food was lovely with exceptional presentation for a coffee shop. The service was excellent not over the top but just right. The selection of homemade cakes was delicious.

1  Thank Linda W
Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

We often pop here for a quick lunch or coffee if we've got time after a visit up town. Good selection of flavoured coffees and extraordinary hot chocolates. Even though it's small we were welcomed with a push chair - it probably helped the little...More

Thank Andrew L
Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

From time to time I drop in here with friends. We like the coffee and the service. The staff are friendly and prompt. They help us to get space together if there's a bit of a gang of us too. The opening times are also...More

Thank Alpine87
Reviewed 1 July 2015

I was visiting Carlisle with a group of friends and we needed a quick lunch. Whytes was nearby so we thought we'd give it a go. Really glad we did! The place is quite small and cosy but we were soon found a table. The...More

Thank SouthseaSteve01
Reviewed 1 July 2015

visit Whytes 3 times a week food Excellent always fresh, Staff undoubtedly lovely & friendly one of best cafe in Carlisle.

1  Thank 13,874
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Love going to whites whether it is just for coffee and cake or for lunch. The food is freshly made and delicious every time with a friendly atmosphere, would certainly recommend a visit

Thank baker16
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Had lunch here many times. Food superb, fresh, plenty and nicely presented. A lovely place with lovely staff. If I have a negative its that too many tables crammed together a little more space would be nice.

Thank Sandy B
Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

I visit often with my mam or friends; lovely coffee, delicious lunch (we particularly like the Ham Hero, minestrone soup, and the pate platter) and the best scones. The maple and pecan ones are my favourite scone ever! Struggle to get seated sometimes but only...More

Thank ReginaFalange5
Reviewed 16 June 2015

If you fancy a light snack, this is the place. Service is quick and friendly, a nice variety of paninis, jacket potatoes, light snacks and good quality coffees and teas is provided. Not only is the food good, but you can listen to some lovely...More

Thank RRaynor2
Reviewed 14 June 2015

What a busy little cafe! My mam reccomended this place to me and Im so pleased she did. The food was so nice, cakes are beautiful. Staff are nice and friendly.

Thank Twinkle0203
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Fiona B
11 July 2016|
Response from WhytesCafeBar | Property representative |
Hello, We currently bake with gluten and dairy ingredients however if we experience a change in our customers bases' preference we would be happy to introduce some new versions of our products. Thank you for your... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Cash Only
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Carlyles Court | St Mary's Gate, Carlisle CA3 8RY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Carlisle
  • Phone Number: +44 1228 548632
  • E-mail
We are a local family run city centre cafe who pride ourselves on serving delicious homemade and where possible locally produced food. We are known for our delicious cakes and scones.
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