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Charlie's of Windermere

7 Oak Street, Windermere LA23 1EN, England
+44 15394 46584
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“sandwiches” (11 reviews)
“coffee bar” (17 reviews)
“changed hands” (3 reviews)
Opens in 30 min
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
7 Oak Street, Windermere LA23 1EN, England
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Reviewed March 19, 2017

Charlie's of Windermere is excellent for breakfasts light lunch & afternoon teas'nice friendly staff not over priced clean and you can take your dog in with you thank you to all the staff at charlie's i will be back'JFR

Thank John R
manjid2016, Manager at Charlie's of Windermere, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2017

Thanks for your review. We welcome dogs like customers they even get a doggie treat.we don't have a special space for the little chaps we even have some little dry me towels. We look forward to seeing you both again soon I hope

Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

We love this pleasant and friendly restaurant The owners are very much in evidence with A delightful range of well cooked and tasty dishes Of particular note is the breakfasts Don't miss it C

Thank bwlchtocynman
manjid2016, Manager at Charlie's of Windermere, responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2017

Thankyou for the review. We try to make your visit as friendly as possible, look forward to seeing you again

Reviewed March 10, 2017

On a cold wet day in Windermere we stumbled on this little cafe! When all the the others we passed had no room for five of us the staff here went out of there way moving furniture to allow us space to eat together. Though...More

Thank S P
manjid2016, Manager at Charlie's of Windermere, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2017

Thanks for your review, we remember you. As we recall you also thought our chips were the best! Look forward to seeing you all again

Reviewed March 10, 2017

Our little party of five happened upon this café and what a surprise ! A really friendly welcome, good food at a good price and an adequate menu to suit us - five people, three different choices. We would recommend this café without hesitation and...More

Thank TheWaistcoat
manjid2016, Manager at Charlie's of Windermere, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2017

So pleased you enjoyed your visit. Our menu is quite small but it suit a wide variety of people.From breakfast to pasta dishes,panini, baguettes or just a burger everything is freshly cooked. If you pass again pop in the welcome will never change Thankyou for...More

Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

We visited on a very cold day so the lovely warm atmosphere was greatly appreciated. We both ate sandwiches which were a good size. The star of the visit though had to be the hot chocolate. It was literally like eating a bar of melted...More

Thank Carrie L
manjid2016, Manager at Charlie's of Windermere, responded to this reviewResponded February 16, 2017

Thanks for the review. So glad you enjoyed your visit

Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

Historic breakfasts freshly cooked to order Lashings of hot coffee Add to this one of the most friendly cafes in the world I have ever been in We both thought the food hot tasty and very well cooked Don't miss it C

Thank bwlchtocynman
manjid2016, Manager at Charlie's of Windermere, responded to this reviewResponded January 4, 2017

Thankyou for the feedback... It's always nice to know the experience was enjoyable

Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

Warm Welcome from staff and lovely seating area. Chatty and quick to take our order and food was was our Super Quick!!! The food was great and wasn't covered in grease like some places. Seemed a bit cold with a small halogen heater that didn't...More

Thank Scott H
manjid2016, Manager at Charlie's of Windermere, responded to this reviewResponded December 31, 2016

Thanks for your comment. We have closed now to update the cafe, hopefully next time you visit we'll have everything up and running,I glad you enjoyed the food and look forward to seeing you again! Happy 2017

Reviewed December 24, 2016

Friendly staff and pleasant atmosphere. Comfortable but the most boring naff caff type menu. They used to have a really good lunch menu here a couple of years ago. Maybe changed hands? OK if all you want is a bacon bun, but you can get...More

Thank hari w
manjid2016, Manager at Charlie's of Windermere, responded to this reviewResponded December 28, 2016

We took over the cafe 8 months ago and worked with what was there,unfortunately we found the kitchen area to small for us so we changed the menu to suit. But the good news is we close to refurbish in January. So we have a...More

Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

Coffee Bar 7 is very pleasent cafe in the heart of Windermere. It serves all types of snacks and meals throughout the day such as chicken burgers, lasagna, soups etc, but it also serves breakfast. The "Charlies" breakfast was very well priced at £6.00 for...More

Thank ozzyfozz
Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

Called in again to this lovely place in Windermere for our breakfast first glass. Kids loved it and you are always welcome back that is a could thing as some places are not bothered just want you money and then you out. It is very...More

Thank gus74405
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Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Monday
9:00 AM - 5:00 AM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 5:00 AM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 5:00 AM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 5:00 AM
Friday
9:00 AM - 5:00 AM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 5:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Oak Street, Windermere LA23 1EN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 46584
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Description
We open at 9am for breakfast .11.30 we change to a lunch menu. 3pm another menu change afternoon teas! Then booking only for an evening meal
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