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Dog friendly cafes in the Lake District

Dog friendly cafes in the Lake District

A traditional feature of many English towns and villages is a local tea shop or cafe. Many serving a wide selection delicious food, afternoon tea and drinks. With a range of dog friendly cafes in the Lake District your dog need not miss out on this experience. Discover some of the very best cafes in the area by exploring the list below.

BAMPTON SHOP & TEA ROOM

BAMPTON

Bampton Shop & Tea Room is situated in the delightful village of Bampton, near Haweswater, with lots of great walking and scenery to enjoy nearby. The tea room offers homemade cakes and a selection of savoury snacks, soup and sandwiches, in a friendly welcoming atmosphere.

Email: enquiries@bamptonteashop.co.uk

Website: www.bamptonteashop.co.uk


Bampton Tea Shop

THRELKELD COFFEE SHOP

THRELKELD

Located just off the A66, on the Coast to Coast cycle route, this is a great place to stop for locally sourced food and Fairtrade teas and coffees.

Email: coffeeshop@threlkeldvillagehall.org

Website: www.threlkeldvillagehall.org


Threlkeld Coffee Shop

THE CHALET

PORTINSCALE

The Chalet is situated in the Lakeland village of Portinscale nestled on the shores of Derwentwater. A place where you can enjoy walks, hire boats and hop on the launches to and from Keswick.

Email: thechaletportinscale@gmail.com

Website: www.thechaletportinscale.co.uk


The Chalet

SISKINS CAFE

BRAITHWAITE

Offering a fabulous range of freshly prepared home cooked food, there is something for everyone. On warm days why not sit outside on the balcony and enjoy the mountain fresh air, birdsong and occasional red squirrel.

Email: whinlatter@forestry.gsi.gov.uk

Website: www.forestry.gov.uk


Siskins Cafe

THE LOWTHER CAFE

PENRITH

A state-of-the-art space that brilliantly combines old and new. Cafe visitors can enjoy delicious home-made food, freshly prepared in the Lowther kitchens.

Email: info@lowthercastle.org

Website: www.lowthercastle.org


Lowther Cafe

LAURA IN THE LAKES

KESWICK

On Keswick's main street you will receive the warmest welcome and efficient service by any member of Laura's team with the best choice of home baked cakes and hot seasonal dishes in town.

Email: laura@laurainthelakes.co.uk

Website: www.laurainthelakes.co.uk


Laura in the Lakes

NICHOL ENDS CAFE

PORTINSCALE

Nichol Ends Cafe has been established since 1995, and in that time has gained a reputation for its cakes, scones and pizza's. All cakes and scones are baked on the premises to traditional recipe's.

Email: info@nicholend.co.uk

Website: www.nicholend.co.uk


Nichol End

CAFE HOPE

KESWICK

Renowned for its delicious of home made cakes and variety of teas, Cafe Hope is a special place to sit and relax whilst watching, or perhaps after, games in the park.

Email: cafehopekeswick@gmail.com

Website: www.hopeleisure.com


Cafe Hope

THE APPLE PIE

AMBLESIDE

Located in the heart of Lake District, The Apple Pie is an independent, family run, cafe and bakery serving fresh and quality products everyday to regular visitors, passing tourists and loyal locals. Dog friendly in certain areas of the cafe.

Email: info@applepieambleside.co.uk

Website: www.applepieambleside.co.uk


The Apple Pie

CAFE WEST AT KESWICK MUSEUM

KESWICK

Situated within Keswick Museum and overlooking Fitz Park, it’s the ideal place to sit back and relax. Offering fresh, high quality food and drink seven days a week.

Email: info@westhouse.org.uk

Website: www.westhouse.org.uk


Cafe West, Keswick

FELLBITES CAFE

ESKDALE

At our Dalegarth-for-Boot terminus visitors will find Fellbites, a contemporary eatery managed by Kath Graham, a true foodie who has a passion for creating exciting seasonal specials using local ingredients where possible. Dogs are permitted on the ground floor of this building only.

Email: steam@ravenglass-railway.co.uk

Website: www.ravenglass-railway.co.uk


Fellibites Cafe

COPPER POT

AMBLESIDE

A cosy hub in the heart of Ambleside, the Lake District, jammed with great food, coffee, music, and friendly faces. Dogs are welcome in all areas including the bar, cosy fire room and kitchen garden.

Email: info@copper-pot.co.uk

Website: www.copper-pot.co.uk


Copper Pot

KITCHEN GARDEN CAFE

ASKHAM

In the grounds of Askham Hall, tucked away in part of a converted Grade II listed barn is a quirky, atmospheric stylish café serving morning coffees, light lunches and afternoon tea and cake.

Website: www.askhamhall.co.uk


Copper Pot

STILES OF AMBLESIDE

AMBLESIDE

Stiles is a family run coffee bar situated on the main road leading into Ambleside in the Heart of the Lake District. The cafe serves good quality, locally sourced food and locally roasted coffee. Dogs are welcome in any part of the cafe and are treated to biscuits too.

Email: info@stilesofambleside.co.uk

Website: www.stilesofambleside.co.uk


Stiles of Ambleside

LUCIA'S

GRASMERE

Lucia's, a purely takeaway coffee shop and bakery in the heart of the Lake District!

Email: luciastakeaway@gmail.com

Website: www.facebook.com/luciastakeaway/


Lucia's

GIGGLING GOOSE CAFE

AMBLESIDE

Nestling in the heart of Ambleside, in the English Lake District, you'll find the friendly folks at Giggling Goose Cafe. The converted Old Mill is now home to a selection of home made cakes and tray bakes, freshly made meals and refreshing drinks.

Email: craig@gigglinggoose.co.uk

Website: www.gigglinggoose.co.uk


Giggling Goose

KAT'S KITCHEN

KESWICK

Kat's Kitchen offers great home-made meals, freshly baked vegan and gluten free cakes, smoothies and great hot drinks - especially the locally roasted coffees.

Email: kat@katskitchen.uk

Website: www.facebook.com/katskitchenkeswick/


Kat's Kitchen

MR H'S TEAROOM

AMBLESIDE

Ambleside's latest vintage tearoom serving lunch, coffee and drinks.

Website: www.facebook.com/mrhambleside


Mr H's Tearoom

POTTING SHED CAFE

GRASMERE

When everywhere you look is a feast for the eyes, make sure you take time out to feed your passion for a real taste of the Lake District.

Email: more@grasmeregardens.com

Website: www.grasmeregardens.com


Potting Shed Cafe

BROCKHOLE ON WINDERMERE

WINDERMERE

Pop along after working up an appetite from boating, biking, mini golf and more! Offering a selection of homemade treats to give you a much needed energy boost.

Email: info@brockhole.co.uk

Website: www.brockhole.co.uk


Brockhole Cafe

LITTLE CHAMONIX

KESWICK

Laid back and friendly, a cosy chalet-inspired cafe which is perfect for a morning coffee with a freshly baked scone, leisurely afternoon lunch or an end of the day, much-needed hot chocolate.

Email: littlechamonixcafe@gmail.com

Website: www.facebook.com/littlechamonixcafe/


Little Chamonix Cafe

ESTHWAITE WATER TROUT FISHERY

HAWKSHEAD

Esthwaite Water is a first class, well managed Trout fishery. It is a beautiful natural 280 acre water situated in the heart of the English Lake District with excellent facilities for boat or bank fishing. They also have boat wildlife safaris, an on site cafe, tackle shop, nature walk and car parking.

Website: www.hawksheadtrout.com


Esthwaite Water

HARRY'S CAFE BAR

LOW NEWTON

Our coffee is fantastic, there is an interesting wine list, wherever possible we buy locally, everything is freshly cooked, there is a cosy seating area by the fire with newspapers and magazines, free wifi, and you will be very well looked after!

Email: wrs@yewtreebarn.co.uk

Website: www.yewtreebarn.co.uk


Yew Tree Barn

MAES TEA ROOMS

ULDALE

With everything from teas, coffees, snacks, crafts and evening meals, to wines, beers, gifts and delicious Sunday lunch, this restored Victorian School is must for visitors to the Lake District.

Email: info@maestearooms.co.uk

Website: www.maestearooms.co.uk


Maes Tea Rooms