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Where to Eat in Kendal? – Best Venues

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Where to Eat in Kendal? - Best Venues
Here are top 10 restaurants in Kendal with various kinds of cuisine.

You were walking around the city and suddenly got hungry, didn’t you? Of course, it is a widespread situation – the fresh air, plenty of new experiences and long walks along the town make your mouth water. Where it is possible to eat in Kendal tasty, healthy and not so expensive food? Eating out in Kendal is the question that is asked by numerous tourists, who come regularly to the town all year round. Here are top 10 restaurants in Kendal with various kinds of cuisine.

British Cuisine in Kendal

British cuisine differs from the others by simple and nourishing dishes. If Italians or French people like luxury, Indians are crazy from species, British people like porridge, meat (beef is the most popular kind of meat in England), vegetables and pudding for dessert. If you are the lover of British cuisine or you are the tourist and want to try some national dishes, you are welcomed to Kendal restaurants with British cuisine.

  1. New Moon Restaurant
    Kendal New Moon

If you are looking for authentic British restaurant – come to New Moon! Dishes from national British cuisine are served here. Try smooth chicken liver with an apple and traditional English toast, get a glass of Chardonnay and choose sticky toffee pudding with toffee sauce for dessert – and you will get the best food experience in your life. Add to this friendly, but up-to-date ambience and fast staff – and you will get great evening in the real British restaurant.
Kendal New Moon

Address of : 129 Highgate, Kendal, England

Telephone of New Moon: +44 (0)1539 729254

Opening Times: Sunday-Monday – Closed.


11.30 – 14. 15

17.30 – 21.00

  1. Romneys
    Romneys - Kendal

It is the other British restaurant in Kendal. Here you can get the best British food for a reasonable price. The room of the restaurant is simple, but very comfortable. Here you can spend the whole evening alone, with friends or as a part of a big group. You will have great time in the restaurant, sitting on a big leather sofa with red cushions.

As for the dishes, they taste great here and the service is very fast!
Romneys - Kendal

Address of Romneys: 72 Milnthorpe Road, Kendal, England

Telephone: +44 (0) 1539 720956

Opening Times:

Sunday-Saturday: 9.00 – midnight

Bar is opened at noon.

  1. Déjà Vu
    Dejavu Kendal

The restaurant is delicious. The staff is polite here and food is commendable. You can have the whole dinner in the restaurant and get potato soup and duck with apples, ox fillet and mushrooms or just get a cup of tea with great English apple tart.

If you are in mood to have a drink or two, great selection of ales and wines is up to you service!
Dejavu Kendal

Address of Déjà Vu: 124 Stricklandgate, Kendal, England

Telephone: +44 (0)1539 724843

Opening Times:

Sunday – Closed

Monday – Friday:

17.00 – 23.00


12.00 – 23.00

  1. Pumpkins Bistro
    Kendal Pumpkins Bistro

If you dream to stay for dinner with classical English family, you can simply pop in Pumpkins Bistro. Domestic atmosphere here is the same as in any English home. You can get orange juice and eggs for breakfast, meat and vegetables for dinner, that are bought locally, or just get a cup of cuppa and a big piece of homemade cake.
Kendal Pumpkins Bistro

Address of Pumpkins Bistro: 7 Allhallows Lane, Kendal, England

Telephone: +44(0) 1539 728722

Opening Times:

Sunday- Closed

Monday-Wednesday: 9.30 – 17.00

Thursday-Saturday: 9.30 – 20.30

Indian Restaurant Kendal

Indian cuisine is characterized by the great amount of spices. The dishes of this cuisine have really original taste. So come here if you want to try something new.

  1. India Restaurant
    India Restaurant

The restaurant is highly recommended to those, who are the lovers of Indian cuisine. The dishes are really authentic here and even the visitors, who were in India and tried the national dishes there, admit that curry is the best in this venue.

The staff is very attentive, so if you have any dietary needs (like gluten free dishes or vegetarian dishes) the waiters for sure, will help you to choose what you are allowed to eat. Highly recommended!
India Restaurant Kendal

Address of India Restaurant: 20 Blackhall Road, Kendal, England

Telephone: +44 (0)1539 72271

Opening Times: Sunday 17.00 – 10.30

Monday – Closed

Tuesday – Saturday 17.30 – 11.00

  1. Starly’s at Staveley
    Kendal Starly's at Staveley

If you want to taste extremely tasty Indian food for a reasonable price – look no further. You are in the right place!

When you have a look at the prices in the menu, you will be impressed, how low they are. You can stay the whole evening in the restaurant and spend just £35!

Manu is not massive here, it is quite limited, but everything is fresh, tasty and fast to cook. Meat dishes are the best here, so try Kasmiri beef or chicken curry, add rice dish with vegetables and spices – and you will be content with your meal!

Address of Starly’s at Staveley: 47 – 49 Main Street, Staveley, Kendal, England

Telephone: +44 (0) 15398 2180

Opening Times:

Sunday – Closed

Monday- Thursday: 10.00 – 18.00

Friday – Saturday: 10.00 – 15.00 & 18.00 – 22.00

  1. Mumbai Indian Restaurant
    Kendal Mumbai Indian Restaurant

If you are looking for a luxurious venue with extremely beautiful glasses and soft napkins – you should choose another restaurant. Mumbai Indian Restaurant has a simple ambience. But it differs from the others by democratic prices and really tasty dishes.

Curry is good here, but nothing special. The other thing – tarka Dhal as you can lick your plate after having it!
Kendal Mumbai Indian Restaurant

Address of Mumbai Indian Restaurant: Stramongate, Kendal, England

Telephone: +44(0)1539723787

Opening Times: Sunday: 17.00 – 22.30

Monday – Thursday: 17.30 – 22.30

Friday- Saturday: 17.00 – 23.30

Italian Restaurants in Kendal

If Indian restaurants are not your cup of tea, there are several Italian restaurants in Kendal. Italian cuisine is one of the most delicious in the world. It is an unusual combination of old traditions and modern ideas in culinary. Everything you like – pizza, pasta and lasagna – was invented in Italy. That’s why Italian restaurants in Kendal are always overcrowded!

  1. Paulo Gianni’s
    Kendal Paulo Gianni's

The restaurant serves good food. They serve authentic Italian cuisine here. Pizzas are great at Paulo Gianni’s, spaghetti carbonara tastes the best and various Italian salads are affordable in the menu all year round.

The only drawback that can be mentioned as for this restaurant is the crowd. It is always busy and that’s why there’s a bit rush all the time here!
Kendal Paulo Gianni's

Address of Paulo Gianni’s: 21a Stramongate, Kendal, England

Telephone: +44 (0) 1539 725858

Opening Times:


Noon – 16.30

17.30 – 21.30

  1. Infusion
    Kendal Infusion

If you come to this restaurant just once, you will become a regular. First of all it differs from the others by its attentive and professional staff. Even at weekends, when the restaurant is overcrowded, they manage to serve you fast and friendly.

The cuisine is like in any other Italian restaurant. It is tasty and freshly cooked. The prices are inexpensive, so for sure, it is a good idea to spend an evening here.
Infusion, Kendal

Address of Infusion: Finkle Street, Kendal, England

Telephone: +44(0)1539720547

Opening Times: Sunday – Closed

Monday – Saturday

Noon – 22.00

  1. Pizza Express
    Pizza Express

The menu is great here. Except traditional for Italian cuisine pizza and spaghetti, you can try famous dough balls with various sauces, slow-roasted tomatoes and marinated green olives with garlic.

Food is delicious here, the staff is very friendly and the premises are extremely clean. So pop in and spend a great time here!

Address of Pizza Express: 6 Wainwright’s Yard, Kendal, England

Telephone: +44 (0)1539 728598

Opening Times: Sunday – Thursday 11.30 – 22.00

Friday – Saturday 11.30 – 22.30