Welcome . . .

Situated opposite the scenic Dubwath Silver Meadows nature reserve.

Enjoy breakfast, brunch and lunch aboard the Orient Express train.

Wheelchair and buggy accessible throughout, though some width restrictions may affect wider chairs. Please call ahead to discuss with our friendly staff.

Families and four-legged friends welcome.

Dogs to be kept on leads please.

Open seven days a week until 5pm

serving Times . . .

Monday – Saturday

Takeaway Breakfasts from 8am

Dine-in Breakfast and Brunch 9am – 11am

Brunch, Lunch and Afternoon Tea 11am – 4pm


Takeaway Breakfasts from 8.30am

Dine-in Breakfast and Brunch 9am – 11am

Brunch, Lunch and Afternoon Tea 11am – 4pm

Last food orders at 3.30pm

Orient Express Afternoon Tea Now Available!
booking essential.

food awards

The Cumbria Food Awards 2022 . . .

This year, more than ever before, the hospitality industry needs our support. The Cumbrian Food Awards 2022 will recognise the sheer hard work and dedication of everyone involved in our food and drink sector at the end of such a challenging period.
You can vote for Bassenthwaite Lake Station café and special events venue here:



Please use our contact form or email address and await confirmation or call us directly at the station. During busy periods we may not be able to answer the phone but we will endeavour to get back to you as quickly as possible.

We are receiving unprecendented numbers of messages at present and will endeavour to reply as soon as possible. If your message is urgent, please contact us via the telephone number provided.

Our standard table bookings are allocated a 90 minute slot. Please let us know at the time of booking if you would like a little longer.

Regrettably we are unable to take bookings via Facebook Messenger.

Contact Us

Postal Address

Bassenthwaite Lake Station,
Bassenthwaite Lake,
CA13 9YL


If your request in urgent or is regarding a booking in the next 24 hours please call us on 017687 76599.

Location Map

Website by Cumbria Creative