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The Coach House Cafe & Bistro

The Coach House Ford Park | Ford Park, Ulverston LA12 7JP, England
+44 1229 580666
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“sandwiches” (12 reviews)
“salad” (9 reviews)
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Cafe, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Coach House Ford Park | Ford Park, Ulverston LA12 7JP, England
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Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

I Came here with friends and my husband and straight away we were greeted by a lovely young girl who fortunately I asked for her name which was Jemma, she was very attentive to all our needs and was very polite and well mannered and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank OnAir09431789409
Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

Went Sunday around 11.15 am. Ordered pot of tea arrived with no sugar or sweetener so had to go & ask. Disappointed they had already sold out of scones with jam & cream so opted for Toast with cream & jam. Nice wedge of bread...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Mro5Bro
Reviewed 9 November 2018

I booked a celebration activity for the room upstairs , to have with some children under 11 and some of their carers. The room was perfect for what we needed. It was clean and laid out to look really special. There was plenty of food...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank mumx4
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

We have been here for lunch a few times now and always enjoy it. Good selection of food and gluten free options, tasty and reasonably priced. We will be back

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank sonyalouise25
Reviewed 14 October 2018

I attended an event in the room upstairs and was disgusted at the lack of cleanliness. It is clear this and the enterance to the upstairs room is never swept or cleaned. The enterance and room were full of spiders and other crawling insects. Whilst...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Mature69
Reviewed 2 October 2018

We had a baby shower here on Saturday and from start to finish the team were such a big help. They made the day so special and couldn't do enough for us. The function room was lovely and we had the afternoon teas which where...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank t0nes23
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Popped in as suggested after a local running event. A young member of staff served me who was impatient and clearly frustrated by me allowing my 3 year old time to choose a drink despite there being no queue. She turned and whispered something derogatory...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank John R
Reviewed 6 September 2018

We gathered here as part of a large family gathering. The food was faultless, every course every option was delicious, served hot, well presented. The seating plan for our large group was a little awkward and left us a long way from other guests that...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Kirsty H
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

We found this cafe as we were on our way to Hoad Monument and decided to stop for lunch and we were very glad we did. We found a table in the courtyard, the sun was shining, the food was lovely and very reasonably priced....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank chicken286
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

My husband and I got married at the coach house on Saturday the 18th and I couldn't fault the coach house. The staff put so much effort in, some staff were there from 8am until 1am the next morning to make our day go as...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank vickilcaine
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Questions & Answers
1 December 2018|
Response from DILLICHIP | Reviewed this property |
There is an eating area outside the cafe where I'm sure I have seen people with dogs. For hygiene purposes I would imagine only guide dogs would be allowed inside.
23 February 2017|
Response from Al C | Property representative |
Hi Lyn, We do have gluten free options including sandwiches, gf cake and we can do soup gluten free as well. Many thanks hope to see you soon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 32
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Coach House Ford Park | Ford Park, Ulverston LA12 7JP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Ulverston
  • Phone Number: +44 1229 580666
  • E-mail
The Coach House Cafe & Bistro has an excellent daytime menu. From full meals to cakes and afternoon teas, all are freshly cooked on the premises using local ingredients and produce from our own Kitchen Garden just a few yards away. Every Friday and Saturday evening there are also Bistro Nights, featuring seasonal menus. Set in nine acres of parkland and with splendid views from our roof terrace, the Coach House is an ideal venue for functions, weddings, conferences or just a great day out with the kids. Relax in our sun-trap courtyard with a great cup of coffee while your children enjoy our natural playground, nature trail, tree trail and lots more.
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