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Borrowdale Hotel
Borrowdale Hotel
Borrowdale Hotel
Borrowdale Hotel

Eat & Drink

We welcome walk-ins. To make a table reservation please call 017687 77224.

BEST RATE GUARANTEED WHEN YOU BOOK DIRECT!

Eat and Drink



KEEPING EVERYONE SAFE

The health, safety and security of our guests and employees is our highest priority. Our restaurants, bars and lounges will be open but with social distancing guidelines in place. This means that our hotel residents will be required to pre-book time slots to ensure they get priority seating. Non-residents are welcome to drink and dine with us but is dependent on available tables. A member of staff will be able to show you to a free table.

  • Our waiting-on teams will be wearing face masks, and abide to a strict hand washing and sanitising regime instead of wearing gloves.

  • Your orders will be taken at your table once you are seated, please do not wait at the bar.

  • Our waiting team will serve your food and drink to your table.

  • Hand sanitiser is available throughout the hotel at key points, please make use of this as you enter the building.

  • Tables will be socially distanced or guests will be seated at every other table to ensure social distancing is in place.

Dinner bookings – to guarantee a table in any of our restaurants, we recommend that you pre-book by calling the hotel reception on the numbers below.

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Wine & Dine in the elegant AA Rosette Restaurant

Elegant dining, tempting menus and personal service – ingredients that make the restaurant popular with residents and locals alike. Dining is always a pleasure with delicious local produce on the menu and the hotel prides itself on superb silver service – an art lost in many places and something few can truly master. The menu is prepared with the finest fresh, local ingredients and includes a traditional roast carved by from our silver carving trolley.

The finest of food deserves the finest of wines, so through glass doors in the restaurant a stunning walk-in wine cellar displays our wine and champagne collection, cased in beautiful rich wood.

There is a very old sign over the dining room door which says: “When good fayre and good service be sought, Courteous attire should trouble ye nought”.

Current opening times
Breakfast 7.30-10.00am
Dinner 6.00-9.00pm
Sunday Lunch 12.00-2.00pm

Dress code: Please note we like our guests to have a special experience when dining in our restaurant and kindly request casual but smart attire and no faded/ripped jeans, branded t-shirts, shorts, trainers, walking boots or flip flops.

Call 017687 77224 to book your table



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Stunning Conservatory, Comfortable Lounges and Pretty Gardens

The lounge, conservatory and garden offer the perfect location to relax and enjoy morning coffee, lunches, light bites and afternoon tea. Open throughout the day to everyone, your four-legged friend can join you whilst you dine.

The veranda was built to commemorate Queen Victoria’s Golden Jubilee in 1887, allowing guests to take tea and admire the views. Visitors today now have the option of taking a seat in the new look conservatory! Enjoy morning coffee or a light lunch with stunning scenery any day of the year – and what finer place to have a truly traditional Lakeland Afternoon Tea? Perfectly prepared sandwiches, scones and divine cakes, a truly indulgent treat.

The pretty landscaped gardens have been admired for over 140 years and the ancient Magnolia attracts garden enthusiasts who return each year to see this magnificent floral triumph. Where better to see the sun set over Cat Bells mountain range – made famous by Beatrix Potter’s Miss Tiggywinkle (even more extraordinary when you know that Miss Potter was born the year the hotel first opened).

Enjoy lunch, afternoon tea and dinner, as well as light bites throughout the day from our seasonal lounge menu with a wide range of speciality coffees, teas and herbal teas as well as alcoholic beverages including cocktails and real ales.

Current opening times
Lunch 12.00-2.30pm
Afternoon tea 12.00-5.00pm / Sunday 2.00-5.00pm
Evening Meals 5.00-9.00pm



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Afternoon Tea

Enjoy the wonderful experience of afternoon tea in our lounges, conservatory and gardens. Available 7 days a week, from 2.30pm to 5.00pm.

Call 017687 77224 to book your table

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Sunday Lunch

Dine in the elegant restaurant between 12pm and 2pm, where our courteous and friendly staff silver serve you a traditional 4 course Sunday lunch, with a selection of juicy roasts from our traditional silver carving trolley.

Call 017687 77224 to book your table




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  • AA 4 stars
  • AA Rosette
  • Tripadvisor Excellence Award

Get in touch

Reservations: 0800 840 1244
Reception: 017687 77224
Email: borrowdale@lakedistricthotels.net

Location

Borrowdale Hotel,
Borrowdale Valley,
Keswick,
Cumbria. CA12 5UY
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