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Abraham's Cafe

2 Borrowdale Road | George Fisher Store, Keswick CA12 5DA, England
+44 17687 72178
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Healthy, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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2 Borrowdale Road | George Fisher Store, Keswick CA12 5DA, England
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1 - 10 of 293 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just had a lovely lunch quality excellent,staff very helpful. The change of the dogs policy is good news for me as I had to stop coming here as I am allergic to dogs. We will certainly be returning to have lunch here, to have your...More

1  Thank janall47
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to Keswick today, the first time for several weeks, and got a bit of a shock when we went in George Fisher's to have lunch in Abraham's. As many of you who have written reviews recently will know, the cafe has been extended...More

1  Thank Rosiecat55
AbrahamsCafe, Public Relations Manager at Abraham's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Rosiecat55, Thank you for your feedback and our apologies that you were shocked on your recent visit. We appreciate the feedback though and will pass it on. Regards, Rachel

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stoppes here for lunch when visiting family in Keswick at the weekend. Staff were great and panini’s and cakes were great. But the coffee was quite nasty - it tasted more like a dark fruit tea. Out of 4 of us well left the coffees...More

Thank Steven K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been visiting Abrahams for lunch, coffee or afternoon tea for many decades and did not know that it was being refurbished as we are from "the South". We recognised and chatted to the lovely ladies who serve at the tables and were pleased...More

Thank Linda S
AbrahamsCafe, Public Relations Manager at Abraham's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Linda, Thank you so much for your lovely review and for continuing to visit us over so many decades. We've got some great time-lapse videos on our website and details on how the renovations developed. Not exactly thrilling family viewing but gives you some...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Used to eat here all the time before we had our dog. Then earlier this year they changed their no dogs allowed policy and we could take our dexter in. We were very pleased we could eat in our fave cafe again. Last week (march...More

Thank Kazzy50
AbrahamsCafe, Public Relations Manager at Abraham's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Kazzy, Our apologies, we're aware that some of the changes we've introduced have not appealed to everyone. We do have a lot of people that love Abraham's Cafe because it is a dog-free zone so we know we've made some of our regulars very...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped in this café for coffee and cakes and was very impressed with the service and food. Staff were lovely and seemed to be enjoying chatting with the customers when time allowed! Food and drinks were good portions at reasonable prices. Will return next time...More

Thank Bob C
AbrahamsCafe, Public Relations Manager at Abraham's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Bob, Thanks for your lovely review, we'll make sure to let our staff in the cafe know, they will be chuffed. Fred and his team in the kitchen will be pleased as well, they cook everything from scratch and source local food whenever they...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for a quick cuppa while exploring Keseick. The service was very good and the coffee and walnut cake I had was fab. The latte was very good to!

Thank matthewjbrennan75
AbrahamsCafe, Public Relations Manager at Abraham's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the lovely review, we'll make sure to let our staff and chefs know :-) Rachel

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It was with some trepidation that my husband, little boy and I ventured here, knowing it had been revamped and extended. We have been frequent visitors over the years and had seen the less than favourable recent reviews. All we can say is “what is...More

Thank SkelmELH
AbrahamsCafe, Public Relations Manager at Abraham's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear SkelmELH, Thank you so much for this lovely review, you've made all of us very happy! Fred and his team in the kitchen have been with us for years and are very proud of their food. A lot of our cafe staff have also...More

Reviewed 27 February 2018

Having visited this cafe many times over the years we popped in recently with some trepidation after reading the latest reviews following the refurbishment. We need not have worried as our visit was as lovely as ever. The extended area means that there are more...More

2  Thank MFC17
AbrahamsCafe, Public Relations Manager at Abraham's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2018

Dear MFC17, Thank you so much for your lovely review, it means a lot to all of us here. Renovations are never easy and we tried to get open as quickly as we could for our staff's sake. We tried not to change too much,...More

Reviewed 25 February 2018

we have visited the cafe for many years and it used to be excellent. we visited recently and were disappointed the food was not nearly as good. we wont be going back.More

Thank themuffies
AbrahamsCafe, Guest Relations Manager at Abraham's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Dear The Muffies, our apologies that you were disappointed with our food on your recent visit. Fred and 3 of our key kitchen staff have been with us for over 10 years so nothing has changed there, we believe they are still producing the same...More

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jlsteve99
9 July 2017|
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Response from AbrahamsCafe | Property representative |
Hi jlsteve99, Yes, we have gluten-free options. Our menu doesn't show them clearly with symbols or anything (it's a bit hidden in the text) but we have soup, bread, cakes and more ... Please just ask our staff when you... More
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Caribean2
24 April 2017|
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Response from AbrahamsCafe | Property representative |
Hi Caribean2, Many thanks for your questions. We don't do an actual afternoon tea, as such, I'm afraid but you could always make up, or ask for, a selection from our menu. Sadly, we're not set-up for vouchers, as the cafe... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 14
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 4:30 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Borrowdale Road | George Fisher Store, Keswick CA12 5DA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Keswick
  • Phone Number: +44 17687 72178
  • E-mail
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