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Emmas Yard 46

46 Branthwaite Brow, Kendal LA9 4TX, England
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (11 reviews)
“cakes” (8 reviews)
“open fire” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, British
$$ - $$$
46 Branthwaite Brow, Kendal LA9 4TX, England
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Reviewed August 9, 2016

Had lunch outside in the courtyard, a little sheltered suntrap. We had our little dog with us and they even brought her a biscuit! Friendly service and excellent food.

1  Thank janice w
Reviewed August 3, 2016

Lovely cafe, quiet, good for catching up with friends. Lovely cakes, excellent coffee. Has become my cafe of choice if friends and I need to talk, very quiet classical background music which is lovely to listen to if waiting.

1  Thank Beth040
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Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

Popped in for coffee and cake, the chocolate and ale loaf was exceptional, together with friendly staff made our day out in Kendal worthwhile.

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed July 17, 2016

the cafe is atmospheric with a small downstairs room complete with wood burner and a larger upstairs area where you can sit and talk for hours without being disturbed. They always have a nice range of cakes and biscuits and can easily rustle up a...More

Thank Stuart53
Reviewed May 23, 2016

The café is situated in a yard just in the centre of Kendal. Its worth looking for as the food is good and general feel of the place is relaxing. The yard is a nice area to sit in when its sunny. The staff where...More

Thank lancsprop1
Reviewed March 6, 2016

This is a little gem of a place ,tucked away down one of Kendal's yards and with a coal fire downstairs in colder weather. The menu is simple - soup, sandwiches, baked potatoes, home-made cakes etc- and there is a special dish ,always vegetarian whenever...More

Thank emerillon
Reviewed January 16, 2016

Really nice service. Good food. 3 of us had the special , Veggie cottage pie and 1 had jacket potato. The cakes were fantastic. Will be going back.

Thank Pauline W
Reviewed November 1, 2015 via mobile

Fantastic service great for the children. Visited last week after talking to a stranger in the street, nothing was too much bother food great and we will definately go again

1  Thank Mark D
Reviewed October 21, 2015 via mobile

Enjoyed a light lunch at Emma's. The cafe is off the beaten track and not immediately obvious, but once you're there a warm welcome and a varied menu awaits in quaint surroundings. Most enjoyable

Thank Jonty M
Reviewed October 16, 2015 via mobile

Followed sign down alleyway to very quaint little cafe / tearoom. We were too late to try food but our coffee was nice. Staff are friendly and helpful in giving directions

Thank David R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Branthwaite Brow, Kendal LA9 4TX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Kendal
  • Phone Number: 07900907032
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