Tearooms and Tea Garden at the foot of Lake Ullswater in Pooley Bridge
Granny Dowbekin’s™ Tearooms is beautifully located at the foot of Lake Ullswater in the quaint village of Pooley Bridge, but only 5 minutes drive from the Penrith Junction 40 on the M6. It has two tearooms seating 34 and a tea garden, overlooking the river Eamont and the bridge, with seating for 65 people.
Granny Dowbekin’s™ Tearooms is a family run business specialising in homemade cakes and scones and offers a traditional British menu of breakfasts, lunches and snacks available all day long and made from locally sourced ingredients. We provide table service both indoors and outdoors.
Granny Dowbekin’s™ Tearooms is located just 200 metres from the Ullswater Steamer ferry pier, which runs every day, weather permitting. Granny Dowbekin’s™ Tearooms is open 362 days a year, 10am to 5pm in Spring & Autumn, 10am til late in Summer,and 10am to 4pm December & January. Granny Dowbekin's offers an outside catering service, from business lunches to parties & afternoon teas , please email or call with your enquiry. From March to June 30th, we offer a Spring Special; 2 courses for £6 with a choice of 8 main courses and 6 desserts. For Coeliacs we have Gluten Free Vegetable Soup, Gluten Free Bread for sandwiches and breakfast dishes, and Gluten Free Chocolate Cake. Dog lovers and their pets are welcome, with Doggy bags available also. Please call us to book a table. We thank all of our customers who have rated us No.1 in the area on Trip Advisor.
For great bed and breakfast accommodation we can recommend Elm House, a family run guest house owned by Anne & Mark Vause, part of the Granny Dowbekin’s™ family.