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The Mulberry Bush

35 Market Street, Kirkby Stephen CA17 4QN, England
+44 17683 71572
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
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“sandwiches” (10 reviews)
“salad” (10 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
35 Market Street, Kirkby Stephen CA17 4QN, England
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Reviewed 8 May 2017

Passing through Kirkby Stephen and looking for somewhere to have a quick lunch we spotted The Mulberry Bush in the high street and thought, why not! Pretty standard interior but the food was far from standard, it was wonderful. I had mushrooms in a cream...More

Thank RFaserH
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

The Poached eggs were spot on; the yolk just on the turn. The bread from the bakers next door was wholesome. The bacon plentiful and tasty. Visit for all or any or all of these. But the highlight? The four ladies working on their charity...More

1  Thank Alastair G
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

I popped in here while in Kirkby Stephen over easter wknd. Popular cafe on the main street. There was plenty people already in. I was served quickly and ordered the English breakfast and a pot of tea. The food arrived promptly and was delicious. As...More

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Passing through, we stopped for brunch. The cafe is dismal outside and in. We assume that it's in the process of being refurbished. We hope it is! The staff weren't overly welcoming either but all this was forgiven because the Eggs Benedict we ordered was...More

Thank fmck49
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for a drink and decided to have a piece of homemade cake too after seeing the selection. The service was quick and friendly and the cake delicious ( we had coffee cake and Victoria sponge). Coffee was good too would definitely go...More

Thank Ally P
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Had lunch here recently and was lovely. The staff were accommodating as there was 7 of us. The food was fresh and lovely. Staff were very friendly.

Thank mngray2015
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Just popped in for breakfast, lovely atmosphere, good food, lovely hot chocolate. Great seats if you like people watching too!

Thank lisaandsimon
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

We had lunch and breakfast here over the weekend we stayed in Kirkby Stephen and on both occasions the food was very nice and portions were of a good size. A meal for two with a drink each isn't much less than £20.

Thank Tony D
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Last Saturday , when I was in Kirkby Stephen , I decided to have lunch , at the Mulberry Bush cafe , which is situated on the main street of the town . Over the years , I have been in the cafe several times...More

Thank Neil W
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Stopped off for a lite bite lunch on business trip. My BLT sandwich was well presented and i was surprised at the size and the extras of salad and crisps. Tasty and ample enough to see me through until late evening and my return to...More

Thank blowerLiverpool
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Anne C
28 August 2016|
Response from Sandie M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not sure,it's a place we just stop off for a snack on our way to the M6.But as it's such a small village and a cafe ,I would think it's likely to be 9 to 5 .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Market Street, Kirkby Stephen CA17 4QN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Eden District  >  Kirkby Stephen
  • Phone Number: +44 17683 71572
Popular Cafe/Bistro in centre of Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria.
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