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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” (184 reviews)
“tiramisu” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Cafe, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
37 Main Road | Oak Street, Windermere LA23 1DX, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My only regret is that we only found this cafe on the penultimate day of our stay in Windermere and could only make one return visit. The location on the U bend is convenient and means one outdoor seating area catches the morning sun, if...More

1  Thank Gwenneth2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in Windermere for 2 days and visited Cafe Italia twice as we enjoyed it so much the first time. The staff are very friendly and very attentive to all customers, which results in excellent service. The food is also very good and the Americano...More

1  Thank Janbam5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyde cocktails and snacks here. The place is always humming. Service is excellent and there is lovely outdoor seating.

1  Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very quick to get a seat inside but I can imagine this place fills up rapidly at the weekend. Plenty of variety on the menu. There is a no rush feel to the service which was consistently friendly. The food was hot and delicious and...More

Thank MisterGID
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Seated immediately with menus and asked for drinks or wait, order taken and food was lovely could not have been happier

Thank darthonian
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very busy cafe at lunchtime, but you are not kept waiting. Friendly service, great food and perfect coffee in a part of the UK where it's hard to find.

Thank SydneyJasper
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been here 3 times this week and I find this place really welcoming, also because the staff is really polite and they do their best in order to satisfy the customer. Portions are pretty big and the price/quality ratio is really good! So far...More

1  Thank Alice C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited during our short visit to Lake District, was served by very helpful staff. Its pet friendly if you wish to sit outside, subject to the weather. We ordered some nachos to share as starters, it was average, could do with more flavouring and change...More

1  Thank Abhishek B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in here and was delighted to find that on a rainy day in the Lakes this cafe had mounted heaters above its outside tables! Perfect. The coffee and hot chic were hot. The crepe was so good and the Victoria sponge delicious. Best of...More

Thank Jo D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On holiday with the missus and on our final day ventured in here. Had a few beers ( Peroni was beautiful) followed by a gorgeous pizza and bread. Staff were wonderful, surroundings lovely and very reasonable prices. A lovely afternoon and I would highly recommend...More

Thank Dellboy20
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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

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  • 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
Families with children, Kids
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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