We think our town will surprise you – and you’ll pack so many unique experiences into one visit. From adventurous activities to fascinating days soaking up beautiful art.
Take a look around to find out what Kendal has to offer.
Find your favourite high street names, or meet some of Kendal’s friendly independent retailers for a unique and memorable shopping experience.
We love good food and drink in Kendal, and you’ll find so many interesting places to refuel. Our community is home to passionate artisans, fantastic chefs, creative makers and bakers… and there’s always a warm welcome.
Events and festivals are a great way to experience the very best of Kendal’s unique culture.
We're more than a market town on the edge of the Lakes. There's always something to do in Kendal - whatever the weather.
Come and enjoy our national culture, arts and ambitious events along with quality shopping and spectacular surroundings that make our town unforgettable.
We hope you enjoy your time in Kendal.
19 Lowther Street, Kendal,
Kendal’s oldest wine bar, with a fantastic outside terrace, extensive wine list, lunch menu and regular music events.
24 Finkle Street, Kendal,
A smart and authentic Thai Restaurant with delicious food and a friendly service, the perfect place to celebrate a special occasion with friends.
181 Highgate, Kendal,
Chinese and Thai take-away based on Highgate and offering delivery to the Kendal area.
76 Kirkland, Kendal,
Tandoori Indian Takeaway
3 Stramongate, Kendal,
Delicious and fresh Turkish food to eat in or take-away. Enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner in this casual and cosy establishment serving authentic Turkish cuisine.
124 Stricklandgate, Kendal,
Freshly prepared, innovative and truly mouthwatering food and drink served in a cosy and relaxed restaurant and bar.
11 New Road, Kendal,
Domino’s Pizza – delivery chain offering a great variety of pizzas.
22 Wildman Street, Kendal,
Eastern Balti Restaurant serves authentic Indian food fresh and hot to dine-in or takeaway.
70 Highgate, Kendal,
Fish and Chip shop in Kendal offering sit-in dining and takeaway.
3 Allhallows Lane, Kendal,
Pizza takeaway offering a great selection of toppings, friendly service and affordable prices.
20 Blackhall Road, Kendal,
Long established restaurant and take-away serving Indian cuisine.
101 Highgate, Kendal,
Jintana Thai is a stylish restaurant serving classic Southeast Asian cuisine alongside fresh cocktails and world beers. With restaurants in Kendal, Bowness and Ambleside.
104-106 Stricklandgate, Kendal,
Italian restaurant offering delicious food to eat in or takeaway and enjoy at home.
21A Stramongate, Kendal,
Little Italy is a popular Italian restaurant offering great value and delicious Italian food in a relaxing setting.
12 Kent Street, Kendal,
Popular Kebab House offering take-away pizzas and kebabs to collect or have delivered across the Kendal area.
71 Stricklandgate, Kendal,
McDonald’s fast food chain with a town centre location and disabled access.
8 Stramongate, Kendal,
Quality Bangladeshi, Indian and Pakistani dishes from a stylish restaurant in Kendal.
37 Stramongate, Kendal,
Fresh and delicious sushi made to order from this fun and friendly takeaway restaurant.
2 Yard 2, Stricklandgate, Kendal,
Authentic BBQ takeaway from the Old Fashioned Smokehouse in Kendal.
6 Wainwright's Yard, Kendal,
National chain pizzeria with a relaxed atmosphere, friendly service and fresh Italian food.
9 Allhallows Lane, Kendal,
Maude St, Kendal,
Part of the popular hotel chain Premier Inn with a central location in the heart of Kendal with accessible rooms and an on-site restaurant and bar.
1 South Road, Kendal,
Chinese restaurant offering takeaway from it’s home close to the River Kent.
5 Kirkland, Kendal,
133-135 Highgate, Kendal,
Chinese Restaurant and Takeaway
36-38, Market Place, Kendal,
Fast food restaurant offering a mix of Filipino, Japanese and Oriental Cuisine to dine-in, takeaway and delivery.
39 Branthwaite Brow, Kendal,
Thai restaurant offering dine-in, takeaway and delivery situated on Kendal’s cobbled Branthwaite Brow close to the bustling Market Place.
Blackhall Shopping Yard, Kendal,
Delicious homemade treats, hot food and drinks.
5 Aynam Road, Kendal,
The Factory Tap is a real ale pub where you’ll find hand-crafted beers, exciting themed food nights and music evenings.
8 Market Place, Kendal,
Traditional tavern serving classic English food, pints and cocktails.
Council Offices, Allhallows Lane, Kendal,
The Miles Thompson – part of the JD Wetherspoon chain offering affordable comfort food and real ales in spacious and modern setting.
129 Highgate, Kendal,
The Moon Highgate offers high quality food in a comfortable, relaxed surroundings.
98 Highgate, Kendal,
A community pub with a darts and pool team also offering live music and events.
159 Stricklandgate, Kendal,
An award winning pub in Kendal and a great place to enjoy fresh food and great ales.
78 Highgate, Kendal,
The Shakespeare Inn is a recently refurbished traditional English pub located in the heart of Kendal town centre. A place to enjoy drinks with friends and quality homemade food. The […]
Maude St, Kendal,
Stylish chain pub serving classic international favourites, grill dishes and burgers.
54 Stramongate, Kendal,
Walton’s Bar & Grill menu changes frequently and includes seasonal specials according to availability from local suppliers.