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Threlkeld Coffee Shop


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Located just off the A66, we are a cummunity coffee shop situated just beneath Blencathra in the village of Threlkeld, Cumbria, 4 miles from Keswick. The Coffee Shop is open 7 days a week from 9.30am till 4pm in winter and 9.30am till 5pm in summer. We serve homemade cakes, scones, tray bakes, soups and sandwiches. Our hot specials change daily.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Cafe, British, Soups
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A busy coffee shop used by locals and walkers. Gorgeous cakes, the usual teas and coffees; cold drinks, ice cream. Parking for users.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank cumbrianomad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this lovely community coffee shop with my husband. What can I say? Fabulous selection of cakes including plenty of gluten free options all of which are handmade on the premises. Lovely strong coffee and an interesting menu for lunchtime options. Dog friendly indoors and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 January 2019 via mobile

My husband and our dog popped in for a drink and a scone after a few hours walking nearby. What can I say, this is a great cafe situated in the village hall. Was welcomed in and assured it was ok to bring in our...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Gillybt
Reviewed 1 January 2019 via mobile

Visited for hot drinks and cakes New Years Day 2019. Staff were very busy but were polite and friendly to all customers.Great cakes and quality coffee.

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Shnig
Threlkeld coffe... C, Manager at Threlkeld Coffee Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2019

Thank you for your kind review. We strive to build our reputation and home baking and customer service is at our core.

Reviewed 30 December 2018

Called in here with two family members. We chose a selection of Sandwiches and a Cup of Soup. Bread for sandwiches was lovely and fresh. All food nicely presented. Large pot of tea for two and a cup of coffee.Mid range prices. Friendly staff. Very...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Helen B
Threlkeld coffe... C, Manager at Threlkeld Coffee Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2019

Glad you enjoyed your visit. Customer service is key to us and am thrilled that this is coming through. Thank you.

Reviewed 28 December 2018

Had lunch here today. Menu quite small. Chose Chicken and Bacon Mayo Sandwich with cup of soup, Prawn sandwich with cup of soup and a bowl of soup. All meals were nicely presented and very fresh. Coffee shop was busy but staff were friendly and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jack B
Reviewed 20 December 2018

As a regular at Threlkeld Coffee Shop it is great to see the energy and enthusiasm that the new manager (since November) has brought to the cafe. There are now more hot food options, as well as breakfast from 9.30. The atmosphere is very welcoming...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank baldy3562NQ
Threlkeld coffe... C, Manager at Threlkeld Coffee Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2019

Glad the hard work is paying off. Your review is exactly what we are about. Thank you.

Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

This was my second visit to this excellent coffee shop, but my husband’s first. Staff are incredibly friendly and happy to chat. Excellent strong coffee, massive homemade shortbread (delicious) and mince pie. Fantastic and such a great find. We will definitely call again. Thank you.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MBF49
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Stopped here after a walk up Blencathra to have the customary tea and scone. It was stale. Tiny portion of Jam and the Rodda cream was not fresh. Tea like dishwater. Must have been an off day for them. Such a shame Ps they need...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank ColinW911
Threlkeld coffe... C, Owner at Threlkeld Coffee Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2018

Dear Colin Very sorry you had such a poor experience with us. I can assure you that our scones are freshly made every morning so I am not sure what happened with yours. Our cream is not delivered daily, but we ensure it is well...More

Reviewed 24 September 2018

Met my baue here for coffee and cake before he went off to his sisters for a week. We had coffee and a scone with all the usual jam and cream. I let Toby play mother. The scone and coffee were very good and the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 1365andy
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Response from Threlkeld coffe... C | Property representative |
Yes, we have flat level access at the front of the building and a lift in the carpark.
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