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The Garden Bistro

Crow Park Road | Greta Gardens, Keswick CA12 5EL, England
+44 17687 73437
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good13%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (22 reviews)
“roast beef” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, European, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Crow Park Road | Greta Gardens, Keswick CA12 5EL, England
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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Went to the garden bistro for a Sunday lunch, was very satisfied by a Sunday beef roast with all the trimmings, will definitely go again

1  Thank Grant T
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Last Sunday visited Keswick and had an excellent Sunday Lunch at the Garden Bistro with friends. Staff were very efficient and friendly. A great experience Will go back when I visit Keswick again

Thank RosieAnn1939
Reviewed 14 February 2018

We have had a variety of meals at The Garden Bistro and have always been impressed with the quality of the food, the lovely surroundings and the friendliness and helpfulness of all the staff. Our latest experience was Sunday Lunch which was absolutely delightful. Nothing...More

Thank Petert K
Reviewed 21 January 2018

We had a wine tasting night here the other day. The Bistro is neat and bright and rather spacious. The two course meal was simple, but well-cooked and tasty. The vegetables with the roast beef were particularly flavoursome and plentiful. I would definitely try them...More

Thank Kaccca K
Reviewed 14 January 2018

We had a very nice meal in nice warm surroundings on a lovely day in Keswick. We are frequent visitors to all the restaurants in Keswick and found this well above average

Thank David L
goosewell, Owner at The Garden Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2018

Thank you for your kind review - we shall try to attain a 5* rating on your next visit to us. Many thanks for taking the time to write us a review

Reviewed 7 November 2017

During our recent stay in Keswick we visited this establishment 4 times for various types of meals and snacks including Sunday Lunch which was excellent. On each occasion the staff could not have been more friendly or obliging. The food was excellent and the prices...More

1  Thank angusrace6
Reviewed 27 October 2017

We'd seen the signs for the Garden Bistro but it was a little difficult to find. I'm glad we persevered. We had a very tasty, reasonably priced breakfast. The staff were very welcoming and it appeared to be spotlessly clean.

1  Thank MrsTish2017
Reviewed 14 October 2017

What a great find. I think because it is out of the way we hadn't found it before, but it turns out it has been open for 3 years! The service was excellent and the seating was very comfortable. The coffee was really good. I...More

1  Thank 165Becky
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Booked Sunday lunch arrived half hour early greeted with a friendly smile by waiting staff it was no problem invited to a table ordered too course soup and a beef dinner it was served by two young girls who were polite and friendly staff there...More

Thank David P
goosewell, Owner at The Garden Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thank you for your kind review - it is always nice to hear that my Staff, of whom I am very proud of, are serving our customers with a smile and a cheery disposition, and that we are providing a very relaxed atmosphere in which...More

Reviewed 29 September 2017

My sister and I always enjoy a meal at the Garden Bistro when we visit Keswick. The staff are friendly and helpful, the food is consistently good and it’s a relaxing place to be. In summer it’s lovely to be able to sit out, but...More

Thank 178barbara
goosewell, Owner at The Garden Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to give us a lovely review - it is very much appreciated - hope to see you again soon

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Chinty T
10 February 2017|
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Thanks Jackie
7 March 2016|
Response from goosewell | Reviewed this property |
Hello there, sorry we do not allow dogs in the Bistro, but they are welcome on to the Patio, weather permitting !
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crow Park Road | Greta Gardens, Keswick CA12 5EL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Keswick
  • Phone Number: +44 17687 73437
  • E-mail
Bistro with large outdoor garden seated area - open 10 til 3 - also available for private functions and private dining in the evenings - serves a traditional Sunday lunch every week for which booking is advisable - unfortunately we do not allow dogs in the bistro but they are welcome in the seated garden area
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