We love our food. Especially our local produce. The Washington Central has a number of great ways to dine out whether you’re a solo guest on business or a family on a staycation.
Our bistro serves unpretentious tasty dishes in a relaxed and elegant setting. Situated on the first floor, and open to non residents too, our friendly passionate team will be on hand to serve you classic dishes with a genuine Cumbrian flavour.
Lite Lunch – Monday to Thursday – 2 courses £12.95 – 3 course £17.95 – See menu for choices – Booking essential – More info
Enjoy our Jubilee Afternoon Tea – Available Thursday 2nd and Friday 1st June 22 – 12.00 -17.00 – Booking essential – More Info
12:00 – 14:00
Afternoon Tea – Bookings essential
14:00 – 17:00
17:00 – 21:00
09:00 – 15:00
09:00 – 17:00
For those seeking a less formal bistro setting, The Central Coffee Shop is a light and airy casual café, where you can enjoy breakfast or a much needed snack after a day out on the hills. It’s open to non-residents and just perfect for family dining too, offering many tasty choices for takeaway should you need to get back out into the countryside or to your place of work. Whether just popping in or booking online, The Central Café is just the break you need.
Afternoon tea is the quintessentially British treat that everyone loves and the perfect excuse for catching up with somebody special. The Central Bistro is a relaxed environment to savour our selection of home made assorted fresh sandwiches, savouries, cakes, scones and choices of specialities teas & Bruce and Luke coffee.
14:00 – 17:00 – Reservations essential
12:00 – late
Enjoy a great selection of the real ales, imported beers and lagers, and the finest spirits this glorious region can offer. All served by our friendly passionate team.
Why not treat the one you love with the gift of Washington Central? Whether for dining or rooms, our gift vouchers are the perfect gift for those who want to experience The Other Side of The Lakes.