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Cafe Italia

37 Main Road | Oak Street, Windermere LA23 1DX, England
+44 15394 46228
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (190 reviews)
“tiramisu” (18 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
37 Main Road | Oak Street, Windermere LA23 1DX, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Second attempt for a table, we were not disappointed. No wonder they are busy. Great service, both had lasagne which came very hot and tasty. Finished with Eton mess cheesecake, which was really lovely. There seems to be a lack of nice eating places for...More

Thank Katie H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Absolutely brilliant service provided by all staff working on 15/08/17! Especially Patrick, that despite being berated by a horrible woman kept a huge smile on his face and continued to provide 5 star service! The food was terrific and I would 100% visit again!

1  Thank Izzymadeleinefannon
Reviewed 4 days ago

Passed this restaurant the first few nights we were on holiday as it looked really busy. So glad we stopped on our last night. We got a table outside under the canopy with a pleasant heater above our table. Food and service were fantastic. I...More

Thank IanandRose32
Reviewed 4 days ago

Called in after walking up from bowness good lcoation at the point of the cross orads nice out door seating and not half bad coffeee

Thank swift314
Reviewed 5 days ago

Lots of efficient staff, great atmosphere and excellent quality food at good prices. Very busy on the evening we visited but the member of staff was very courteous and explained that if we could wait he would be able to seat us. There is a...More

Thank Nicola B
Reviewed 6 days ago

We tried to eat at this place twice and were turned down because it was full up and does not accept reservation. The third time we were lucky and managed to get a table. We had pizza and it was good. This place is very...More

Thank Christopher A
Reviewed 1 week ago

We popped in for a quick coffee and a sit down, trying the avoid the rain. It's a really clean and friendly place, decent coffee and lovely staff. You don't feel pressurised to leave and nothing is too much trouble. We didn't eat, although the...More

Thank Ladymags2014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don't often give 5 stars but this little gem is excellent. Lovely welcome and cheeky pick up off the street! Basic pizza and drinks but excellent quality delicious home made (real Italian!!!!) Pizza. Very friendly, cant do enough for you, delightful staff. Although we didn't...More

Thank Carole-Coventry
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sat outside with my husband and daughter on a nice sunny day. It is very welcoming and immaculate. The coffee was first class, as was my daughter's cocktail. We then shared the homemade tiramisu. It was enough for all three of us. The perfect ending,...More

Thank jillmccarthy2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After checking into our guest house after a long drive we were looking for somewhere nice to eat. We walked past Cafe Italia which is situated on the corner of the high street but there was no tables available so we carried on walking and...More

Thank jaylayco33
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March 22, 2017|
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Response from dorothy g | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I too have only been a customer there so like other reviewers have suggested phone the restaurant and they will advise you!
March 18, 2017|
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Response from JohnnyGandLynne | Reviewed this property |
You need to ask the venue mate I only reviewed it sorry
July 23, 2016|
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Response from J_LWigan | Reviewed this property |
I believe they close for Winter. They were certainly closed last December. I can see another visitor is going to check for you, so am sure they will update you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $21
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Cash Only
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Main Road | Oak Street, Windermere LA23 1DX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 46228
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