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Cafe Italia

37 Main Road | Oak Street, Windermere LA23 1DX, England
+44 15394 46228
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (286 reviews)
“minestrone soup” (20 reviews)
“tiramisu” (29 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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LOCATION
37 Main Road | Oak Street, Windermere LA23 1DX, England
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1 - 10 of 1,751 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

a shabby looking outside, but a fine dining beautiful inside! cafe italias food is delicious! definetely reccomend!

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank georgiadvice
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely breakfast but it was on the pricey side. Good location, central to Windermere and it had an extensive menu. Not overly special on the inside and there are nicer places to have breakfast.

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank sampson94
Reviewed 13 December 2018

Having just arived in Windermere chose here for breakfast, the sevice was fast and the food and beveridges good, so good, so when we were about to leave Windermere we visited for an afternoon coffee.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Roddy R
Reviewed 7 December 2018

We were looking for a nice place to have breakfast and Cafe Italia was it! Service was very friendly and fast, the place is quite big but it got busy very quickly, they have 2 floors and outside sitting. I definitely enjoyed my breakfast and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Mango_Maia
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

Stopped here on the way back from Windermere and the food was amazing. We ordered a pizza and lasagna and have to say it was really tasty and we finished everything. Would definitely recommend.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank samchy
Reviewed 17 November 2018

Four of us went in today for morning coffee. Only one table upstairs was occupied, and we sat at another. "You can't sit there" said the waiter, and moved us to another table. The sun on that table was blinding, so we pulled the curtain....More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Odyssey17636116445
Reviewed 17 November 2018

We eat in this place when we arrived, the pizzas are so fab, one of the best pizza i have eaten in a long time, the staff were lovely and so very friendly, overall had a lovely meal the service fab we would highly recommend...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank jeanashippey
Reviewed 16 November 2018 via mobile

Visited this Cafe twice ,once for lunch and once for dinner.Excellent menu to suit all tastes and pockets. Staff lovely .Food excellent. Comfortable seating in a warm atmosphere .What more can you ask for?

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank 7379selsey
Reviewed 15 November 2018

Good place when in Windermere for a meal, good food and service, nice surrounding and always busy. Nice restaurant upstairs, seats outside with overhead heaters, nice bright place to eat.

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank David K
Reviewed 14 November 2018 via mobile

Delicious breakfast all freshly cooked. My husband had the full English and I had scrambled eggs. Great way to start the day

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank SueAndMichael_56
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Jess L
26 November 2018|
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Response from BlueBoxsa | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Consensus seems to be they do not take bookings but inside space in restaurant is relatively small so I suggest you phone first to avoid disappointment - 01539 446228.
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Jess L
26 November 2018|
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Response from ILuChen | Reviewed this property |
They serve lunch and dinner. We didn't book. The place is crowded, you have to wait, anyway.
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7379selsey
17 November 2018|
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Response from SarahD1991 | Reviewed this property |
Yes we did wonder that - as it isn't exactly a tiny business. But there is a cash machine just round the corner. Luckily there were two of us, so I stayed behind until my partner came back with the cash - The staff seemed... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 21
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Main Road | Oak Street, Windermere LA23 1DX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 46228
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