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Courtyard Cafe

Holker Hall Cark-in-Cartmel | Holker Estate, Cark-in-Cartmel, Near Grange-over-Sands, Cark LA11 7PL, England
+44 15395 58328
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good19%
  • Average23%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
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“soup” (3 reviews)
“cakes” (4 reviews)
“lovely place” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, British
$$ - $$$
Holker Hall Cark-in-Cartmel | Holker Estate, Cark-in-Cartmel, Near Grange-over-Sands, Cark LA11 7PL, England
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

Had a trip to Holker Hall today. After a walk in the garden and then the house popped into the courtyard cafe for a coffee. Service fine. After another walk round the park decided to have a spot of lunch. There was a fair size...More

Thank Ichapman
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Been a few times to Holker Hall , lovely place, gorgeous setting, expensive decor in restaurant totally spoilt by the terrible selection of food on offer and if you dare to ask the staff anything they don't seem to know anything or care at all...More

1  Thank caroline m
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

I recently visited the Courtyard Cafe and left having enjoyed a lovely Holler Burger and a beautifully made cappuccino. Would definitely recommend!

Thank HonestReviews99
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We walked over to Holker Hall to have a coffee in the lovely sunny courtyard. The coffee, an Americano and a cappuccino, were the most expensive we have ever had to pay, and we go out for a coffee everyday. The cappuccino tasted burnt to...More

Thank Edwina P
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Next to the Ilex restaurant and presumably being serviced by the same kitchen(?) is THE COURTYARD CAFE, We visited this place yesterday - what a disappointment !!! the queue was never ending due to the lack of staff and their poor performance. One person on...More

Thank Philip C
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Holker cafe is quite large , with a decent menu and specials on the board soup is always a safe bet , and a super selection of cakes , all home made not the cheapest place to eat , but the location and quality [...More

Thank miichael
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

The coffee is excellent and although there are lots of dishes to chose from, my sister and I visited in the afternoon before exploring Holker Hall and gardens. We opted for a piece of Victoria sponge which was melt in the mouth delicious!!

Thank Jean H
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Enjoying a delicious meal, until I bit on something which should not have been in there. Fortunately it did not break my tooth, but it appears to have been hidden somewhere within the salad. A chunk of wood apparently - see photo. The staff were...More

2  Thank historybuff666
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Visited this restaurant for the first time this year, which is set in lovely surroundings. Have eaten here many times before as it is about half way round on one of our regular local walks. It is quite pricey and annoyingly always charges a premium...More

1  Thank lakelover908
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

Visited the cafe today whilst attending the art fair. Lovely scones & coffee but the service left a lot to be desired. It was very slow & as if the staff couldn't care less. Not one smile or pleasantry from anyone. It's also worth noting...More

1  Thank LollyT2016
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Holker Hall Cark-in-Cartmel | Holker Estate, Cark-in-Cartmel, Near Grange-over-Sands, Cark LA11 7PL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Cark
  • Phone Number: +44 15395 58328
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