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Monkey tree

1 Westmorlands Lane, Wigton CA7 9PA, England
+44 16973 45898
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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good7%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (54 reviews)
“tapas” (19 reviews)
“salads” (18 reviews)
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Cafe, Mediterranean, British, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1 Westmorlands Lane, Wigton CA7 9PA, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I used to frequently visit this little gem but have not been for some time . Saturday I took a friend for lunch and I was hooked again. I had forgotten how delicious the food was and how amazing the staff are. We went requiring...More

Thank andreajm2017
Reviewed 4 days ago

Excellent lunch spot with a variety of delectable homemade cakes , pies and salads.Informal atmosphere. A great place to eat for a ladies lunch after a spot of shopping at Bron-jas of Wigton across the road. Please note no payment cards are accepted only cash...More

Thank traveldoc65
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My 4 year old and I had lunch there today for the first time. The food was fantastic and the staff were so friendly and great with my little one. We will certainly be back for another visit.

Thank Lucy F
Reviewed 20 June 2017

A great place to catch up with friends. Yummy food, lovely staff, nice atmosphere in the main room and some tables downstairs for a more secluded lunch. A wonderful place, highly recommended!

Thank 555pamelajones
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Would absolutely recommend The Monkey Tree to anyone. Myself and my Grandma go here regularly, my husband loves it as do friends. The food is varied, well made and delicious. The staff are fantastic, will give details on the menu as they provide vegetarian and...More

Thank Kelly W
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

My fiancé and stopped for some lunch on a rainy Saturday and were really impressed. We are total foodies and it made a really nice change to find somewhere selling nutritious, homemade foods in abundance in the area- amongst many a pub, this was a...More

Thank Georgina I
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Popped into the Monkey Tree for a morning coffee and cake with our pet lurcher 'Fred' while on holiday yesterday. We received a warm welcome, although perhaps not quite as warm as Fred's welcome! Enjoyed a cup of tea/coffee and some excellent gluten free cakes...More

Thank Jason C
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The salads are beautiful; plus such a variety of freshly made food! Lovely ambience to have your morning coffee. Their takeaways make a great & wholesome lunch.

Thank sales118
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Lovely atmosphere and loads of interesting dishes to choose from. Lunch was just delicious - we were served quickly by the friendly and very helpful staff who took the time to ensure our order was prepared exactly as we had requested. Looking forward to our...More

Thank Aileen N
Reviewed 18 May 2017

I was visiting Cumbria again, but this time I was alone. Having planned my visit for around a week, one of the entries on my 'to do' list was "get a Greek Box to take away from Monkey Tree". I couldn't contain my excitement when...More

Thank sagsSouthWales
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Questions & Answers
Joan G
22 February 2017|
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Response from WendandKris | Reviewed this property |
Glad you feel the same as I do. I am back there again on Friday with a friend and j can't wait
Claire M
4 March 2015|
Response from Martin P | Reviewed this property |
Hi Claire, no not really on a regular basis, but for Tapas Evenings. The latest ones are 14th and 21st of March, 18th and 25th of April. It does say booking recommended and they are open from 7pm and it is cash only. You... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$26
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 14:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
19:00 - 23:30
19:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Westmorlands Lane, Wigton CA7 9PA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Wigton
  • Phone Number: +44 16973 45898
A beautiful Bistro/Deli offering wonderful food & service in a unique setting.Bringing a feel of the mediterranean to the U.KTapas evenings & occasional themed nightsFully licensed
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