We have a purpose built cycle rack so your bike can be securely parked and kept in sight while you enjoy a well deserved treat.
Muddy boots and soggy waterproofs welcome. If you are organising a group of walkers why not ring us to reserve a table in advance.
Granny Dowbekin’s bakes all cakes and scones on the premises. We buy as locally as we can ~ our butcher is three miles away and our free range eggs are laid six miles away.
is Granny Dowbekin's special recipe soft bake in the shape of Pooley Bridge. We developed Pooley Gingerbridge to commemorate Pooley Bridge itself which is 250 years old. Pooley Gingerbridge are available in 4 different packs including gift box packs.
We also offer a selection of locally brewed beers.
GLUTEN FREE provision
We always have the following items available which are popular for those with a gluten intolerance: Gluten free home made vegetable soup, gluten free bread for sandwiches and toasties, jacket potatoes, salad platters and gluten free chocolate cake.
We have many vegetarian options including our delicious homemade vegetable lasagne with aubergine, courgette, peppers, carrot and red onion, served with garlic bread and a salad of homemade coleslaw, lettuce, tomato, apple, cucumber and cress, veggie breakfasts and jacket potatoes.
Dogs are welcome inside the tearooms and in the garden as long as they are on their leads. We offer Doggie bags so your four legged friend can join in too.
Indoor access is available for wheelchair users, prams and anyone who struggles with steps via the kitchen door at the back of the building. There are 3 steps at the front, but access via the kitchen involves no steps at all. The tea garden is wheelchair and pram friendly with no steps to negotiate.
We have two toilets; one with baby changing facilities and one with wheelchair access.
Free WiFi is available
can be by cash, credit card or debit card. The Post Office next door offers a banking service for all banks except Natwest and HSBC; and a cash back facility is available free of charge for all transactions more than £5.
Granny Dowbekin's Tea Room and Garden, Pooley Bridge, Ullswater, CUMBRIA CA10 2NP 01768 486453