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The Restaurant, Kendal College

Milnthorpe Road, Kendal, England
0153 814700
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Ranked #46 of 114 restaurants in Kendal
Price range: $19 - $39
Cuisines: British
Dining options: Reservations
Description: Meals produced and served by catering students in high-quality surroundings at incredible prices
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Dining options: Reservations
Description: Meals produced and served by catering students in high-quality surroundings at incredible prices
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English first
Milnthorpe, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

The quality of food and service is extremely good. The students and teaching staff do an excellent job.

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Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

okay, I may be biased as an offspring is currently one of the students...BUT....this was really lovely food at lunchtime. Three courses followed by coffee all for just under £11. The service is exceptional, the serving staff are polite, courteous and knowledgeable about the food they serve, the food itself was just so well cooked, and we were even treated... More

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Bowness-on-Windermere, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013 via mobile

My first visit to The Restaurant, and I was not disappointed. The food was excellent quality and the service was top notch. I would definitely recommend it to anyone.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

It's always a delight to watch the students learn their trade and the choice and quality of food on offer is always excellent quality and superb value. Almost an up-market 'Pensioners's Special' !!!

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Kendal, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

This is an exceptional restaurant as it is a training venue for all of the student staff with high expectations. You will not get finer food or service anywhere for the prices that are charged. It is not always open so look in advance for the schedule on the college website.

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North Lancashire
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94 reviews 94 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013

Lunch taken amidst other couples/friends/family parties and a bustling ambience under the watchful eye ot sommelier/supervisor Graeme Hedley who directs the students in his jovial relaxed manner about their service, almost like a film director!! Wonderfully presented food...starter pour moi - beetroot carpaccio with crispy Parma style ham whilst vegetarian niece had an 'egg florentine' served on a mini muffin.... More

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kendal
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2013

This is such a great place to eat. Meeting the students and their tutor makes the whole experience really interesting and the food is excellent, especially considering you'd pay as much in a local cafe or tea room. Well worth a visit.

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Kendal, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2012

14th November was the night Robert Stacey from Castle Dairy was in the kitchen of The Restaurant at Kendal College with the students. An excellent meal with super service- the students did the college proud. The menu consisted of: Veloute of Jerusalem artichokes, Carmelised cep Risotto, Grilled Mackerel, Assiette of pork and Passion fruit bavarois. I have a diary intolerance... More

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Lake District
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44 reviews 44 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2012

Here in a Catering School section of Kendal College, you can eat and drink in the style of the best restaurants, which is where many of their students go after training. The food and service are to be admired. If any thing isn't "quite right" the Tutor gently points his charges towards their next task, and your enjoyment is never... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2012 via mobile

Great food, great service, great price. Be warned, book ahead or you won't get in!

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