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Yard 46

46 Branthwaite Brow, Kendal LA9 4TX, England
+44 1539 738080
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“brunch” (2 reviews)
“breakfast bap” (5 reviews)
“duck egg” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Street Food, Pizza, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
46 Branthwaite Brow, Kendal LA9 4TX, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled into this little place while trying to find somewhere for lunch in Kendal. Its got a lovely little alfresco dining area where we sat. There was a limited menu when we were there but it all sounded delicious. We both had the soup,...More

Thank Emma J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great coffee (quite possibly the best in the town) and tasty, inventive dishes make Yard 46 my favourite place for brunch in Kendal. They make good use of artisan bread and the chef adds a distinctive touch to all his dishes. Added to that, with...More

Thank ChiaraTheCat
James T, Owner at Yard 46, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review, we really appreciate it, and really pleased you enjoyed your visit 😊

Reviewed 12 April 2018

I love it when I find a menu that is short (often meaning everything made to order and done well) but everything on it is enticing. I had the chorizo and halloumi salad which was a joy and my wife had the poached eggs in...More

Thank jimmyjamjom
James T, Owner at Yard 46, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review, we really love the feedback, and we thrive off people enjoying our cafe, we are very proud. Your last comment really tickled us, it's a comment we often mention to friends and family, thanks once again, and look...More

Reviewed 28 March 2018

After recently moving to Kendal I was hoping for an lovely independent café with great brunch options as well as a good coffee. My boyfriend is a fussy coffee drinker! We both love the food and he's beyond pleased with a quality pour over coffee....More

Thank Rebecca S
James T, Owner at Yard 46, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review, we really appreciate it and look forward to seeing you again. James and Sabina 😊

Reviewed 24 March 2018

I really can't be positive enough about Yard 46, everything is great! A warm and friendly welcome from Sabina and her team, excellent food at a reasonable price, great coffee and cakes to die for. All around excellent! If you're looking for somewhere to eat...More

Thank Paul W
James T, Owner at Yard 46, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

It's taken us a while to get round to responding to reviews, but just wanted to say, thank you so much for taking the time to review us, and a lovely review it is. Look forward to seeing you again soon. James, Sabina and team...More

Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Popped in for a quick lunch. Enjoyed homemade soup and sourdough bread. My husband had the breakfast ciabatta. Both were outstanding. We treated ourselves to cake...delicious. The service was quick and friendly. Perfect for a light lunch or coffee and cake. Looking forward to summer...More

Thank beeryhiker2015
James T, Owner at Yard 46, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review, we really appreciate it, we're a little slow on responding to reviews, but just to let you know that we are really enjoying the outside space, we've had a few evening events where the pizza oven has been...More

Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

We visited Kendal on chilly March day. We where looking for somewhere to have lunch that was dog friendky and came across a sign for yard 46. What a delight both us and the dog where given a warm welcome . Literally a lovely real...More

1  Thank Beaucottage
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

I popped in with some friends on Monday for a spot of lunch. The staff were incredibly friendly and very helpful when it came to ordering vegan variations. The food was delicious and the atmospheric surroundings were warm and inviting with a quirky slant. I...More

Thank AJMack72
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Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

First visit today with friend for quick catch up over lunch. Lovely atmosphere, staff very attentive. I had the soup of the day ...delicious served in a lovely quirky bowl. Cakes delicious ...ill definately be back !

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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

My partner and I went for brunch and with no word of a lie The Chorizo & grilled Halloumi salad was the best I have ever had! My partner had the breakfast bap and he said it was delicious! The cafe is really pretty and...More

Thank Diana T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Private Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Branthwaite Brow, Kendal LA9 4TX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Kendal
  • Phone Number: +44 1539 738080
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Charming courtyard cafe, oozing with historic character, serving a modern light cafe menu. The cafe also boasts a wood fired oven, serving sourdough pizza on selected evenings.
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