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The Front Room

2 Market Place, Cockermouth CA13 9NQ, England
+44 1900 826655
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
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“chorizo” (3 reviews)
“prawns” (3 reviews)
“chicken” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2 Market Place, Cockermouth CA13 9NQ, England
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Reviewed May 3, 2018

Tha=is was a bit of a mystery as booking was a bit disjointed and service was "nicely eccentric" in a way. Food was very good and tasty, quite efficient and had a nice small restaurant feel to it.... recommended!

Thank Donald R
Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

After trying to book a number of restaurants In Cockermouth ‘The Front Room’ was recommended to us. I must say it felt and looked much more like a cafe than a restaurant. Whilst the staff were very friendly and polite the food wasn’t really up...More

Thank Karl M
Reviewed December 16, 2017

Service good and staff friendly and helpful .Menu is somewhat limited but there are some good choices- All food home cooked and hot and tasty-Seating not very comfortable and more cafe like than restaurant- Prices reasonable. This is quite a small venue maybe seating forty...More

Thank Judy S
Reviewed September 6, 2017

My wife and I visited with five friends. We were greeted by friendly attentive staff. We all had different meals including starters and desserts. Each meal was excellent with empty plates throughout. The menu is limited but they are extremely good at what they do....More

1  Thank newtonp6
Reviewed August 31, 2017 via mobile

Our friends booked a table for dinner. They are regulars, but it is not a restaurant we would normally have booked ourselves. It is a small, but cosy venue. There is no menu, just a specials board. Having said that, the "specials" looked interesting. We...More

Thank pmydon
Reviewed April 23, 2017

Alan & Joanne provide great food & friendly cosy service - the menu varies and is very good home cooked food, I usually have the Portobello mushroom and my husband had last time the Greek lamb fab, worth a visit

Thank Susan S
Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

From the minute you are greater at the door till you leave you are in this couples front room. The food is so good and cooked for you also you will get a song from the husband. The menus is small but all fresh produce...More

Thank Fauldsian
Reviewed February 23, 2017

The Front Room is a nice place to share a meal with friends. The owners have made the place relaxing and the food is reliably good and home cooked.

Thank 468rachel
Reviewed February 11, 2017

The food is very tasty, a good selection of competitively priced wine and friendly service. I had the Greek lamb, my wife had the chicken and chorizo. Both were nice dishes, hot and full of flavour. The service was friendly and the restaurant was full...More

Thank wintryguy
Reviewed January 30, 2017

Good food from a limited menu that chances regularly. Our group had starters, mains and puddings between us and all were of a good standard. The wines available have been chosen to compliment the meal. We'll definately be going back.

Thank Paul H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Market Place, Cockermouth CA13 9NQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Cockermouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1900 826655
Telephone Number:- 01900 826655
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