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The Chalet Tearooms and Restaurant

The Chalet | Keswick, Portinscale, Keswick CA12 5RF, England
+44 17687 72757
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“scones” (41 reviews)
“mussels” (17 reviews)
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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The Chalet | Keswick, Portinscale, Keswick CA12 5RF, England
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Reviewed April 10, 2017

Great little tea room with helpful, friendly staff. No problem with muddy boots or rucksacks. Rather got cakes too!

Thank JohnGravett
Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

We are local and have never been to the chalet before. After hearing so many great stories from friends about the food we were really disappointed with some of the food. I had a chicken salad which actually made me feel sick. I'm not picky...More

Thank EvansCRoss
Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

The place is extremely friendly to walkers, cyclists and anyone else with muddy boots. Very good food and even the biscuits are high quality. Would go back.

Thank toninarocks
Reviewed April 4, 2017 via mobile

Usually call in when in the area walking the dog. Lovely place & nice friendly staff. The food was good, chilli pea soup & a sandwich which was tasty & filling, the husband had one of the specials which again was tasty & all well...More

Thank Fussyteam
Reviewed April 3, 2017 via mobile

This place is a regular stopping point for us whilst walking around Derwentwater from Grange. Food always excellent, whether it's a snack or full meal. It's clean, tidy and the staff are all friendly. You are welcome to relax and linger for as long as...More

Thank Judith L
Reviewed March 31, 2017

Visited twice following recommendation and wasn't disappointed. Had lunch one day,very good toasted sandwich and breakfast on second visit. Plentiful portions,friendly staff and reasonable prices. Very relaxed atmosphere too.

Thank Kevin F
Reviewed March 31, 2017 via mobile

I'm a bit of a cheese scone connoisseur and I have to say that this was one of the best I've had. The rest of the food looks wonderful and the decor is very pleasant, a great little cafe. Only reason for not giving 5...More

Thank A_Discerning_Guest
Reviewed March 30, 2017 via mobile

So glad we chose to come here for a late lunch after a long mountain walk! We had Camembert with homemade chutney and homemade scones with clotted cream and jam which were incredible!! Great service and lovely decor, will definitely be back next time we...More

Thank Sara C
Reviewed March 19, 2017

We went back to The Chalet tearoom last week on our latest visit to the Lake District. This place has become one of our must-visits on any visit to Keswick. We grabbed a table in the lovely light and airy restaurant, and ordered an Austrian...More

1  Thank Steve W
Reviewed March 19, 2017

We visited the Chalet Tearooms and Restaurant for lunch and were very impressed by the lovely surroundings and excellent food. There was four of us and a little dog and we enjoyed our visit here. We were so impressed that we decided to go again...More

Thank Michael B
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Questions & Answers
May 29, 2016|
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Response from MirfieldMan |
We were advised now only open day time as its not in busy Keswick. Nice place but understand not much evening trade.
April 17, 2016|
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Response from packhorse123 | Property representative |
Dogs are always welcome inside and out, dog treats and towels available.
Sue M
July 29, 2015|
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Response from LDS5355 | Reviewed this property |
Yes! Open every day until 5 pm as tearooms. Open also as a really good restaurant in the evenings from 6.30 pm except Tuesdays and Wednesdays. We love it in the evenings - food is excellent .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Chalet | Keswick, Portinscale, Keswick CA12 5RF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Keswick  >  Portinscale
  • Phone Number: +44 17687 72757
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Tearooms and Restauran, serving high quality food and wine in a stunning location near the shores of derwent water..
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