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Bosuns Locker Cafe

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41 Piel Street | Roa Island, Barrow-in-Furness, England
+44 1229 434171
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Cumbria, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely food and staff are polite. The afternoon tea is amazing you get so much food and great value for money. Great place to go on a hot day you can eat then go for a lovely walk and get an ice cream.

Thank Vixie17
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83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have eaten here many times previously and always been entirely satisfied with our visit, usually an excellent service with lovely flavoursome food. However on this occasion we visited for a late lunch after a visit to Piel Island. The food looked and tasted good, however on eating my salad I discovered a dead flea in it, and therefore left... More 

Thank CumbriaChevalier
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Food is absolutley amazing...staff are pleasant and friendly would recommend to anyone i know. And the afternoon tea :)

Thank Danielle C
Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Was looking for someone to have lunch while we were out, nice little cafe, great location, friendly staff and food that tastes home cooked beautiful and satisfying. Cafe feels welcoming and comfortable.

Thank markjen2014
Clitheroe, United Kingdom
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167 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

Does not look much from the outside ....and can get very busy ! though you can book a table .... very varied menu with a decent list of specials on the blackboard Not fancy dining , but good fresh food , large potions , good selection of modest priced deserts too :)

Thank miichael
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

Lunch of pea and ham soup with warm fresh rolls....delicious. Very satisfying on a cold November day and price very reasonable. Will definitely eat there again next time we visit the Lake District.

Thank wurzellttw-1307
Fife, United Kingdom
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122 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

Don't be put off by the appearance, we only planned to stop for a coffee and to use the loo! The food being served looked delicious, so we had a late lunch instead. The food was delicious, good portions and reasonably priced. The fish and chips was very tasty. Would highly recommend stopping off for the food, you won't be... More 

Thank Cloudy036
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Visited yesterday on the spur of the moment with a friend. Staff squashed us in for lunch , lovely veg soup & de- caff latte , cheese & pickle sandwich. Cake's & puddings looked gorgeous . Really nice staff & lovely tasty food, well worth a visit I will definitely be going again .

Thank JHG27
West Midlands
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We visited Barrow Parkrun and called at the cafe for a bacon sandwich before cycling to Ulverston.. service and food excellent, very friendly staff... well done Bosuns...a great place..

Thank k7wap
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26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Just had a wonderful lunch at The Crown at North Scale, excellent home cooked food, great value for money and pleasant service !!

1 Thank Sheila S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, British
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Piel Street | Roa Island, Barrow-in-Furness, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Barrow-in-Furness
  • Phone Number: +44 1229 434171

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