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The Square Orange Cafe Bar

20 St. Johns Street, Keswick CA12 5AS, England
+44 17687 73888
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (271 reviews)
“pizza” (351 reviews)
“patatas bravas” (10 reviews)
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10:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
Italian, Bar, Pizza, Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
20 St. Johns Street, Keswick CA12 5AS, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The best thin crust pizza base I have ever eaten and the Lake District Biltong pizza with Stilton cheese and red onions was amazing!! And the Nachos!!! Oh boy!!! The Nachos!!! Absolutely superb. This was our first visit there but we will definitely be back...More

1  Thank lynmol1
Reviewed 2 days ago

This place is GREAT! Such a nice atmosphere, brilliant menu and the best pizza I've had for aaaaages. Ordered one of their mariniara pizzas which come with a garlic and basic tomato base cooked in a stone oven. Very nicely flavoured. Excellent meal served by...More

1  Thank abbie b
Reviewed 3 days ago

Called in on a wet Sunday evening, the place was buzzing with a great atmosphere. Didn't have to wait long for a table and so pleased we stayed! It's a cosy relaxed place where dogs are also welcome. We loved it! Staff were very friendly...More

1  Thank sarge58Cumbria
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Myself and my wife only recently visited the square orange at the recommendation of a work colleague, despite having walked past it on a number of occasions. Having been in a few times now I do wonder why it took us so long to call...More

1  Thank NickAtko
Reviewed 6 days ago

Having discovered the Square Orange a few months ago when I was staying in Keswick, I decided to visit it again on my most recent trip to the Lake District at the end of September and I ended up there for lunch the first day...More

Thank Sue O
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely, cosy cafe/restaurant where you can have a coffee, a drink and a meal. The 4 of us had pizzas. 2 of us are vegan and had lots of choice of pizzas without cheese. They are thin, crispy and yummy straight out...More

Thank Lon1963
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This us our second visit to Keswick and this spot is always hopping. It has a lively, hip vibe. Great coffee and hot chocolate. Highly recommended.

Thank BeGood2YourMom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to eat , pizzas are awesome . Good selection of drinks . I recommend the poretti if you like lager . Good atmosphere and price

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time at the square orange. This is a very popular cafe/restaurant and we were very lucky to get a table as they do not accept reservations. They have a great range of draft beers including local and "continental". We had the tapas selection which...More

Thank pi_meson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Called here for lunch, we had been before but it was quite a while ago. I ordered 3 tapas dishes and my husband ordered a pizza. The food was lovely, one of the nicest pizzas I've tried in a long time. The staff were friendly...More

Thank kathfirth
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Questions & Answers
6 August 2017|
Response from Ridley66 | Reviewed this property |
Until they run out as everything was prepared fresh
8 January 2017|
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Response from squareorange | Property representative |
Hi There, We absolutely do take well behaved dogs so bring them along. Unfortunately we do not take bookings due to our size but if you can come in early or don't mind waiting for a little while, it does not normally take... More
Marcia G
3 November 2016|
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Response from squareorange | Property representative |
Hi Marcia, We have the following dishes - Soup (Our soup is always GF and Veggie) Tapas - Mini Red Peppers stuffed with Feta Spanish Tortilla Patatas Bravas Padron Peppers Vine Leaves stuffed with Rice and Herbs Whole... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 St. Johns Street, Keswick CA12 5AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Keswick
  • Phone Number: +44 17687 73888
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Please note that we do not take bookings.
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