Enjoy a bite to eat in one of the restaurants or cafés in the valley, a couple of which are in walking distance, or venture into the nearby town of Keswick.
Borrowdale Gates Hotel
Tel. 017687 77204
The Borrowdale Gates serves an excellent Sunday lunch (12:00–13:45) and evening meals, open to non-residents.
Grange Bridge Cottage Tea Shop
Tel. 017687 77201
Riverside location that makes it a perfect lunch or afternoon tea stop on a sunny day.
Tel. 017687 77077
Located in the Grange village, the cafe serves simple traditional snacks, sandwiches and homemade soups. A great place to stop during a walk.
Flock Inn Cafe & Tea Shop
Tel. 017687 77675
Homemade food served in the tea room at Yew Tree Farm. A haven to return to after rambling the fells or cycling the local passes. Open early February to mid November, 6 days a week 10am–5pm (closed Wednesdays).
Hazel Bank Country House
Tel. 017687 77248
Non-residents are welcome for a set 4 course meal served with canapes and finished with coffee and truffles. Booking is essential.
Langstrath Country Inn
Tel. 017687 77239
Traditional with a modern, rustic twist, excellent quality Lakeland dishes using only the finest local ingredients.
Lodore Falls Hotel
Tel. 017687 77285
Choose from their 2 Rosette award winning Lake View Restaurant for imaginative lunch and dinner menus, Mizu Pan Asian Cuisine, or coffee, lunches and afternoon tea in the Lake View Lounge and Terrace.
Mary Mount Hotel
Tel. 017687 77223
The hotel’s restaurant has spectacular views across Derwentwater to the fells beyond. They offer an extensive lunch time menu between 12–2pm (4pm weekend and during the summer). Bookings are recommended for larger groups and for dinner in the evenings which is between 6–9pm.
The Borrowdale Hotel
Tel. 017687 77224
The menu is prepared with the finest fresh ingredients and includes a traditional roast carvery from their silver serving trolley. Experience true tradition at the Borrowdale Hotel and enjoy a 4 course Sunday lunch which has been famous amongst the locals for many years now.