Food and Drink

Carlisle has many cafes to enjoy during the festival. Whether it’s a light bite, or a slice of cake, the city centre has it covered.

For more information about Carlisle, visit www.discovercarlisle.co.uk


Cakes and Ale

Bookcase, 17-19 Castle St, Carlisle CA3 8SY

Nestled in Bookcase bookshop, Cakes and Ale serves delicious light lunches, scones, cakes, tray bakes and hot and cold beverages. Get cosy inside the book-themed café, or enjoy a seat in the garden.

Mon - Sat: 9:30am – 4:30pmSun: 11:30am - 4:00pm

01228 544560
www.bookcasecarlisle.co.uk


Tullie House Garden Restaurant

Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery Trust, Castle Street, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA3 8TP

Tullie House museum has an award-winning restaurant, catering for all appetites. There is a good selection of coffees, teas, light snacks and lunches. Take a stroll through Tullie House’s pleasant gardens after your visit.

Mon - Sat: 9:30am - 5:00pmSun: 11:00am - 5:00pm

01228 618718
www.tulliehouse.co.uk


Prior’s Kitchen

Prior’s Kitchen, 7 The Abbey, Carlisle CA3 8TZ, UK

Take in some of Carlisle’s history at Prior’s Kitchen, set in the medieval Fratry of the grounds of Carlisle Cathedral. Enjoy breakfast, delicious homemade scones and cakes, soup, sandwiches, quiche, salads, jacket potatoes, and daily specials.

Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 3:30pm

01228 543251
www.carlislecathedral.org.uk/priors_kitchen

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