A very personal guide to cycle-friendly cafés in Cumbria and the Lake District – let me know if I should add more!
Barrow-in-Furness: Abbey Mill Cafe
Bowness-on-Windermere: Elephant and Camel Café
Coniston: Herdwicks Café (“we are cycle friendly and offer 10% discount too all cyclists, we have a bike rack and outside seating and we also don’t mind wet muddy boots/riders to come in and warm up.”) !
Greystoke: Greystoke Cycle Café
Grizedale Forest: Grizedale Visitor Centre
Haltwhistle: Kasteale Cycle-friendly Café
Hawkshead: Poppi Red
Hawkshead: Sun Cottage Café
Honister Pass: Honister Slate Mine café
Keswick: Mrs F’s Fine Food Emporium
Keswick: The Filling Station Café
Low Newton, near Grange-over-Sands: Harry’s Café Bar (and Yew Tree Barn gallery)
Portinscale: Nichol End Marina Café
Rosthwaite, Borrowdale: The Flock Inn
Sizergh: Low Sizergh Barn
Sizergh: Sizergh Castle Café
Staveley – Wilf’s
St-Johns-in-the-Vale: Low Bridge End Farm Tea Garden
Whinlatter: Visitor Centre Café
Any other suggestions, let me know!