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The Coach House Cafe & Bistro

The Coach House Ford Park | Ford Park, Ulverston LA12 7JP, England
+44 1229 580666
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“cakes” (13 reviews)
“panna cotta” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, European, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
The Coach House Ford Park | Ford Park, Ulverston LA12 7JP, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the Cafe on a Damp and cold Easter Monday with our Two Children their partners and our four Grandchildren.The staff were fantastic and could not be faulted.Our various meals some from the special menu arrived and were delicious and good value for money.The children...More

Thank kdr3312018
Reviewed March 12, 2018

I recently attended one of the monthly evening lectures with supper included. Friendly service and a pleasant atmosphere added to a excellent evening followed by a equally fine supper of warm delicious food. All in all a pleasing enjoyable evening and if the subject is...More

Thank 185derek
Reviewed March 11, 2018

We came for afternoon tea on Mothers Day. The portions were huge so we left with a bag of uneaten goodies to go home with! As always the staff looked after us fantastically and the food was delicious! We visit often but this was our...More

Thank rb2333
Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

We used to visit virtually every weekend but with illness we haven’t been for a while and we were really surprised by the change. We ordered a sandwich and baked potato rosti so nothing that should take a long time. Our coffees came after ten...More

Thank jimchris2016
Reviewed February 22, 2018 via mobile

This was a real gem of a find. The meals were beautifully presented and perfectly cooked with local produce. The service was friendly and very helpful. We arrived just after noon but they were happy to accommodate our request for two of their delicious Cumbrian...More

Thank jcb775
Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

The staff were lovely and the food was great and well presented. We got lost on the way and had been looking forward for the full Cumbrian breakfast and they were kind enough to let us order from the breakfast menu.

Thank mizzaball
Reviewed February 14, 2018

We really enjoyed our Burns Night in the cafe at Ford Park. We were a party of eight, the food was terrific, delicious and with a Scottish twist. The staff were attentive and very friendly and made the atmosphere fun and the whole evening very...More

Thank deswp
Reviewed February 13, 2018

Fantastic food, delicious menu, lovely service, great atmosphere. I really liked my salmon starter and my venison main. The cranachan dessert was excellent. Many thanks to the chef Steve and his hard working team.

Thank wilkypheasantfields
Reviewed February 13, 2018 via mobile

Have eaten here on numerous occasions but this time was for Sunday lunch with family. The food was excellent as usual, both quality and quantity were excellent. I shall definitely be returning.

Thank Sue H
Reviewed February 12, 2018

The Coach House is a great place to eat and to go to events. I visit on average at least twice a month. The staff are friendly and helpful, and the food is excellent. It's also a great place to just drop into for a...More

Thank Bob B
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February 23, 2017|
Response from Al C | Property representative |
Hi Lyn, We do have gluten free options including sandwiches, gf cake and we can do soup gluten free as well. Many thanks hope to see you soon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $35
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Scenic view
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Coach House Ford Park | Ford Park, Ulverston LA12 7JP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Ulverston
  • Phone Number: +44 1229 580666
  • E-mail
The Coach House Cafe & Bistro has an excellent daytime menu. From full meals to cakes and afternoon teas, all are freshly cooked on the premises using local ingredients and produce from our own Kitchen Garden just a few yards away. Every Friday and Saturday evening there are also Bistro Nights, featuring seasonal menus. Set in nine acres of parkland and with splendid views from our roof terrace, the Coach House is an ideal venue for functions, weddings, conferences or just a great day out with the kids. Relax in our sun-trap courtyard with a great cup of coffee while your children enjoy our natural playground, nature trail, tree trail and lots more.
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