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Wilf's Cafe - CLOSED

Close to Dove Cottage | Town End, Grasmere, England
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible0%
20 May 2014
“Dove cottage tea rooms”
7 Oct 2013
“Very disappointing”
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Cafe, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Close to Dove Cottage | Town End, Grasmere, England
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Reviewed 20 May 2014

Wilf has now left the building as they say ! i enjoyed Wilfs so returned to find newbies, with a bit of a revamp certainly more appealing from the roadside and interior all fresh - We had a lovely lunch , the biggest scones ive...More

1  Thank angie3422
Reviewed 8 October 2013

Been to Wilfs in Stavely which was very good so when visiting Dove Cottage my wife and I went into the Wilfs cafe there for some lunch. Menu was poor compared to Stavely and the quality of food was very disappointing.

Thank K5262
Reviewed 7 September 2013

A group of us went here for coffee before Dove Cottage and lunch afterwards, Really good pots of coffee and home-made biscuits, and a good lunch selection (though some people were rather daunted by the size of the doorsteps holding up their toasted cheese). Friendly...More

Thank Worldtravellerxyz
Reviewed 2 September 2013

Been here before as it's a half way place for us and some friends. Easy parking, relaxed atmosphere and the food is good. Today we went for the full english which was well presented, cooked well and tasted great. Usually Wilf's is clean and tidy...More

Thank ianread
Reviewed 14 August 2013 via mobile

Stopped here for some welcome refreshment on our way back into Grasmere after a climb up Silver How....had the afternoon tea which was a scone with jam and cream plus a tea or coffee...the scone was beautiful and pretty large and they didn't skimp on...More

Thank Julie L
Reviewed 12 August 2013

Wilf's is a favourite among the locals for a good reason; the food is delicious! It's true that the outside is rather bland, but the food is well-seasoned, and nicely presented. The soups we had were delicious and HOT; the veggie burger was a hit;...More

Thank Lynnclaire D
Reviewed 30 July 2013

The outside is very unprepossessing but step inside and its a different matter. Its bright with art for sale on the walls. There is plenty of seating and it offers a varied menu and reasonable prices. As we only wanted a snack we both had...More

1  Thank thetwowanderers
Reviewed 27 July 2013

From the outside of this cafe we didn't think there would be much to commend it but we were wrong! We had a cold drink and a sandwich (which included crisps and salad) in very pleasant surroundings after looking round Dove Cottage. There should be...More

Thank tobi58
Reviewed 25 July 2013 via mobile

Me my husband and our 2 sons ending up eating here after first looking in 3 other cafes in the centre of grasmere. All 3 were extortionally priced and didn't seem to have children's menus. The young lady who served us, both behind the counter...More

Thank zwsj
Reviewed 18 July 2013

have always been happy with the stavely cafe and been to this one a couple of times. salad which had half a plate of watermelon and what seemed to be left over spaghetti in tomato sauce? parsnip soup on a hot summers day along with...More

Thank keswicksimon
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  • Address: Close to Dove Cottage | Town End, Grasmere, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Grasmere
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