Oswald’s at Cranstons

Visit Oswald’s, our first-floor cafe and enjoy our freshly-made, Cumbrian inspired breakfast and lunch menus or a simple tea or coffee, with a cake of course!

Oswald’s re-opens on Monday 17th May with a fresh new look.

It’s a perfect place to eat, drink and relax when you’ve shopped in our foodhall or if you’re simply looking for a great foodie destination.

Taste our Cumbrian cFood Hall inspired menu full of tasty brunch and lunch dishes including the much loved Cranstons Full English. Enjoy a barista style coffee.

If you’d like something lighter, you can enjoy a ‘deli plate’ featuring Cranstons own scotch eggs, pies and sausage rolls or a sweeter  cake or traybake, made by us in our on site bakery.

Ullswater Rd, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 7EH

Find us 2 minutes from M6 Junction 40, on the A592 into Penrith town centre.

Opening Hours

  • Monday 8am - 5pm
  • Tuesday 8am - 5pm
  • Wednesday 8am - 5pm
  • Thursday 8am - 5pm
  • Friday 8am - 5pm
  • Saturday 8am - 5pm
  • Sunday 10am - 4pm

The Cumbrian Food Hall and Cafe Oswald's are now open on Bank Holidays
(except Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Day and Easter Sunday)

Last orders at 4:30pm Monday- Saturday and 3pm on a Sunday..

Food and drink at Oswald’s


Tuck into our Brunch and Lunch menus. 

Served 8am-3pm

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Enjoy our a great quality coffee or Farrers Lakeland Tea

Served 8am-5pm

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‘Baked by us’ Cakes

Made just for us in Oswald’s dedicated bakery.

Served all day

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“Always a lovely experience and superb food! Full English Breakfast tastes amazing and is presented very well – love the mushrooms. Everyone is seated by a waiter or the manager as all staff are extremely friendly. Love the art exhibitions as well.”

Elli – Trip Advisor

Where to find us

Whether you are travelling on the M6, visiting the Lake District or in the area, Café Oswalds is easy to find and has plenty of free parking. We are located just two minutes from M6 junction 40 so forget about over priced service stations and sample Cumbria’s finest local produce!


From the M6

Exit Junction 40, take the signs for Penrith town centre, go straight over the mini roundabout at the top of the hill and our entrance is the first exit on the left, you will see the distinctive Cumbrian Food Hall building ahead of you just before you turn.

From Penrith town centre

Follow the signs for the the train station, pass the train station on your right, continue along Ullswater Road past the large retail estate (Aldi, Pets At Home, B&Q), carry on until you get to the mini roundabout (you will have driven past the food hall as you can’t access it from your carriageway). At the mini roundabout, you will need to turn back on yourself to access the Cumbrian Food Hall entrance on the left.

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