Top Choice Modern British in Grasmere

Jumble Room

Husband-and-wife team Andy and Crissy Hill have turned this village bistro into a much-loved dining landmark. It's a really fun and friendly place to dine. Spotty crockery, cow murals and primary colours set the boh…
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Miller Howe Cafe

A smart cafe on the main square serving upmarket lunch fare: smoked salmon muffins, club toasties and excellent Farrers coffee.
Bistro in Grasmere


Formerly Sara's Bistro, this small restaurant turns out hearty dishes ranging from roast lamb with red wine jus to Morecambe Bay sea bass with samphire. It's enthusiastically run by its eponymous owner. This is home…
Cafe in Grasmere

Heidi's of Grasmere

For a quick lunch of homemade soup and a thick-cut sandwich, this cheery cafe in the middle of Grasmere is definitely the place. It's cute and pine clad, and the house special flapjacks and savoury cheese smokeys ar…
Cafe in Grasmere

Baldry's Tea Room

As traditionally English as a Sunday roast, this old-school tearoom is the spot for a classic cream tea served in a bone-china pot and accompanied by buttery scones, flapjacks or a slice of Victoria sponge. There ar…