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Temporary Measure - CLOSED

74 Main Street, Keswick CA12 5DX, England
+44 17687 75254
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
13 Dec 2014
“Walk on by”
22 Nov 2014
“Potentially a lovely experience ruined by dire service”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
74 Main Street, Keswick CA12 5DX, England
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Reviewed 13 December 2014

This place is now called Mrs F's we were told the owners had taken over in November 2014 I hope this improves I have never been in such a cold cafe one little gas fire to heat the entire place even the waitress all had...More

Thank joseph k
temporarymeasure, Manager at Temporary Measure, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2014

Hello Joseph, please be advised that temporary measure is no longer operating from this address and has relocated to a studio in Braithwaite. We sold the tea room and was taken over from the 3rd of November under a different name and management, and so...More

Reviewed 22 November 2014

You have all the potential to be a very good business, if you provided good service. This would have been somewhere I would have recommended to all friends and family for its unique and quirky set up. My husband and I popped in today for...More

Thank beanypig22
Reviewed 3 November 2014

My partner and I had a lovely experience in Temporary Measure. Very quirky and unique, with wool for sale, lovely canvas prints with some lovely versus. The tables were dotted around, with comfy old style chairs. We only had a pot of tea and a...More

Thank Keansky
Reviewed 21 October 2014

Nice & original little cafe, with quirky furniture and tea-sets, and an array of arts and crafts for sale. Reasonable priced and good selection of coffee/tea, and is a friendly place to rest tired feet. The lemon drizzle cake was a little dry and not...More

Thank Natasja S
Reviewed 4 October 2014

This is just my type of place. A very cute, unique shop that sells wool, photos, crafts etc with a few tables and comfy chairs dotted around. We had cream teas and cakes in old fashioned mismatched crockery. Just perfect! I should probably give it...More

Thank LandDEssex
Reviewed 31 August 2014 via mobile

Having read some of the lovely reviews we decided to try this pretty cafe/ gift shop. We were served by someone so charmless and smileless that we felt awkward dealing with this middle aged lady with short dark hair. We didn't order the cakes we...More

1  Thank ElizabethCarlisl
Reviewed 5 August 2014

My wife and I chanced on this place during a very wet day in Keswick, my wife was looking for a wool shop, and luckily we found Temporary Measures. It is something of a mixture being a wool shop, an art gallery and luckily a...More

3  Thank ukdavef
Reviewed 30 July 2014

Whenever we visit Keswick which, in recent times, has been about twice a year, we really don't feel as if it's been a "proper" visit unless we call in at "Temporary Measure" which is a little tea room slash coffee shop slash art gallery slash...More

Thank Martin H
Reviewed 24 July 2014

This was a real treat to find when staying in the Lake District. So unlike all the usual cafes in the area, we had to to drop in more than once during our stay as its just a lovely inspiring place to sit, eat gorgeous...More

1  Thank Anna B
Reviewed 11 July 2014

What a crying shame, for all the keen eye to detail in creating a cosy, inviting and interesting space for a cafe and shop Temporary Measure is let down by some of the rudest service I have experienced. In any other town without the transient...More

5  Thank Beatentracks
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  • Address: 74 Main Street, Keswick CA12 5DX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Keswick
  • Phone Number: +44 17687 75254
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Purveyors of Bespoke Curios, fancy cakes and a lovely cup of tea
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