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Greenhouse Restaurant

Castle Green Lane | Castle Green Hotel In Kendal, Kendal LA9 6RG, England
+44 1539 734000
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork chop” (3 reviews)
“bread” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Castle Green Lane | Castle Green Hotel In Kendal, Kendal LA9 6RG, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ate in the Greenhouse restaurant each evening during our stay in Kendal. Menu superb using local products. Had tasting menu with matching wines on 1st night and a la Carte next night. 3rd night we chose from set menu. Brilliant all round. Highly recommend this...More

Thank Margaretsupply
Justin W, Executive Chef at Greenhouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful review of The Greenhouse Restaurant. I'm lucky to have some great girls and guys working in the kitchen and the restaurant. They are responsive to guests needs and work tirelessly to ensure people leave happy. See you again soon. Justin...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nicola, our server could not have been friendlier. We were unaware that some of the dishes could be tweaked slightly to include halal/vegetarian options and she ran back and forth from the kitchen to ensure that we ordered freely from the menu. We were also...More

Thank Asim A
Justin W, Executive Chef at Greenhouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Nicola is a credit to the hotel. She has an amazing food knowledge having spent many years working in the kitchen here. She has now taken a big step into the world of restaurant service and does a great job. Thank you for recognising Nicola's...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Lovely view from the restaurant. Always seasonal, local food, beautifully cooked and modern, imaginative menus

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Thank Jacqueline L
Justin W, Executive Chef at Greenhouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Jacqueline, thank you for your fantastic review for The Greenhouse Restaurant. We do have an amazing view and a an amazing team both in the kitchen and in the restaurant. See you again soon.

Reviewed 2 September 2017

The service was efficient and pleasant. The food was out of this world. We had Chateau Briand which had a hefty price tag but a justifiable price too. Served 2. Can't wait till we can visit again. Thank you all😊

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Thank smbeavan1980
Justin W, Executive Chef at Greenhouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

Thank you for your excellent review. Look forward to seeing you soon.

Reviewed 1 September 2017

this was a great place to eat, the staff and food was excellent not a large choice to choose from, but what was on the menu was very good, beware of the fish and chips it was huge better to ask for the small portion....More

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Thank M5227UVdavidr
Justin W, Executive Chef at Greenhouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

Thank you for your review, I'm pleased that you have enjoyed your meal with us. As you correctly point out, it is advisable to pre-book your reservation. Many thanks.

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

And Pub sandwich for lunch. We love, love the meals served by chef and staff here. The breakfasts were more than we had imagined. Tea, coffee and toast delivered right to the table. A breakfast bar divided into serving areas. Fresh everything. Absolutely great way...More

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Justin W, Executive Chef at Greenhouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thank you for your excellent review of our breakfast offer. I'm very, very proud of my chefs who prepare the breakfasts, they do an amazing job for me, for the hotel and for our guests. Over the years we have sourced an amazing array of...More

Reviewed 6 August 2017

We had a wonderful meal at this restaurant. The food was magnificent, full of flavour and well prepared. Tried the wine pairing with the desert and do that with all the courses next time.More

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Justin W, Executive Chef at Greenhouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thank you for taking time to write a review Craig. I'm very pleased that you have enjoyed the food. The wine pairing with the food is a great idea and is well received by our guests. I will share you kind words with my kitchen...More

Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

The tasting menu and wine flight (£68 in total) is great value. All five courses were excellent quality and well presented. With the cheese course (before dessert) there was a good selection and there was no small portions. The desserts were all amazing.More

Thank Chris A
Justin W, Executive Chef at Greenhouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2017

Thank you for your excellent review Chris. You're right, the tasting menu and wine flight is fantastic value for money. It is very popular with our guests. I'm very proud of my teams in the kitchen and restaurant who work very hard to achieve great...More

Reviewed 27 July 2017

My wife and I came to the Greenhouse for a special birthday meal and weren't disappointed. There's a new head chef with a fantastic range of dishes all served to perfection by attentive, friendly front of house staff. It won't be long before we're back...More

Thank BobandLindsayC
Justin W, Executive Chef at Greenhouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

Thank you for your fantastic review of The Greenhouse Restaurant. Yes, you are correct, we have a fantastic new head chef who has settled very well into his role and has just launched his new menu in the restaurant. Look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 20 July 2017

Dinner for three. The scene is set, it's Saturday evening, my wife, our 15 year old son and I are all booked into the Greenhouse. Arriving to find the carpark fit to burst and a wedding party having their photos taken was a wonderful sight...More

Thank Ray W
Justin W, Executive Chef at Greenhouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2017

What a wonderful review from the Wandering Walton's of Wardle. I'm lucky to have two amazing teams working in the kitchen and in the restaurant who's daily dedication to great food and great service is a credit to them. You're right, we do have a...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castle Green Lane | Castle Green Hotel In Kendal, Kendal LA9 6RG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Kendal
  • Phone Number: +44 1539 734000
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Description
Kendal's only rosette awarded restaurant, offering a contemporary menu with a strong emphasis on local produce from Executive Chef Justin Woods and his kitchen team. We offer three different menus; a daily changing three course menu at £28.00 per person, an individually priced main menu and Cumbrian Tasting Menu. Guests can stick to one or mix and match to experience their perfect meal!
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