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“Wonderful tea coffee and cakes!”
Review of Gillam's

Gillam's
Ranked #22 of 78 Restaurants in Ulverston
Certificate of Excellence
Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is wonderful, we called in quite late Saturday afternoon and having our dog with us we elected to sit in the rear outside terrace. Despite orders coming towards closing, service was friendly courteous and efficient. The tea and coffee were excellent and the Tea Bread with Lancashire cheese was wonderful! We will definitely call there again and would actually make a detour to have tea there again! The shop next door looked amazing and but for our four legged companion, we would have loved to have a look around
My only minor observation, and it is minor, was that the outside seating area could maybe benefit from a little bit of TLC.

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Thank Andrew h
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for tea and a cake and not being too limber squeezed into a shared table in the small downstairs area. Service was fine. Our coffee and Carrot cakes were a bit dry implying the were not really fresh but edible.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here on the recommendation of a friend as she said it was great for vegan options. I was spoiled for choice! Great menu, very friendly staff and a lovely setting. I’ll definately be going back

Thank Tanya T
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Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

Visited on a Sat afternoon. Didn't seem busy. Staff okay but service is slow slow slow. It has a very limited menu so you'd think that's be slick at getting orders out. All round disapointing.

3  Thank elise w
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Reviewed June 19, 2018

I have never been treated so badly in an eating establishment. My wife and I were hoping to have a lovely lunch but as soon as we got through the front door it was obvious that this wasn't going to be the case. We were greeted by a mish mash of cluttered tables and a distinct lack of menus, obviously a basic criteria for this kind of establishment! My wife unfortunately has mobility issues so we didn't want to climb the steep stairs without knowing that we would be eating something that we desired for a reasonable price. At this point we dared to ask for a menu, not much to ask. We were told that we needed to go upstairs to see one and my wife politely replied that she walks with a stick and would not be going upstairs unless she was happy with a menu first. At this point a completely arrogant male member of staff told her in no uncertain terms that if we wanted to see a menu we would have to go upstairs even though he could see that she walks with a stick and she had politely advised him of this. We were then accused of having the nerve to question this nasty piece of work so we left the premises as obviously providing a menu was too much for them. If they have so much business that they can afford to treat normal respectable people like this then good look to them! Avoid at all costs!

8  Thank bluebears
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