After an exhilarating day tackling one of our outdoor adventure activities, you’re bound to have worked up a sweat as well as an appetite. If you’re feeling peckish after a day on the water, you’re in luck! – there are plenty of fantastic pizzerias just a stone’s throw away serving mouth-wateringly tasty pizzas.
To tempt your tastebuds, we’ve put together a handy list of the best places to get pizza in Keswick.
20 St John’s Street, CA12 5AS
The ‘Squorange’, as it’s affectionately known by locals and visitors alike, is an unexpected gem found nestled in the heart of Keswick. Highly rated for its great service and cosy, welcoming atmosphere, their freshly made stone baked pizzas come with veggie or seafood toppings and both vegan and gluten free options are catered for. With a full bar serving local ales, a speciality coffee menu, and a great choice of tapas and delicious desserts combined with regular live music evenings, what’s not to love? Small but perfectly formed, the café can get crowded at busy times, so expect to queue on the weekends. No need to book a table, it’s first come first served!
26 St John’s Street, CA12 5AS
Visitors to Woodstone can expect a warm, friendly welcome and are made to feel like one of the family. It’s a place you’ll want to return to again and again. The menu boasts delicious, fresh and tasty handmade pizzas using only the finest St George Beef and chicken sourced from local Cumbrian farms. You’re spoilt for choice with a huge selection of pizza toppings including the Chef’s Special and a create-your-own option. Besides pizzas, they also do succulent steaks, flame grilled burgers, and kebabs. Kids get to choose from their own menu and they even have gluten free options available too. To wash down your meal, choose a tipple from the wine list or the small selection of beers.
24-26 Station Street, CA12 5HF
Open: From 5pm
This friendly, family run Italian restaurant can be found right on the main street in the bustling town centre. Spanning three shop units, there’s plenty of room at Casa Bella to satisfy a large number of customers. All pizzas made here are freshly cooked to order using local produce and Italian ingredients for that authentic taste. A word of warning – make sure you’re really hungry beforehand as they serve huge portions here! If you have any room left after your mains, their famous homemade gelato sundaes must be tried to be believed. A popular choice with locals and visitors alike. Book a table online or treat yourself to a yummy takeaway.
Mobile pizza van currently located in the Lake District
Order online or email: [email protected]
If you fancy trying something a little bit different, meet Joe from Keswick and his mobile pizza van called Lulu, a 1967 Citroen HY! Joe whips up delicious, fresh and authentic wood fired pizzas on the spot. He moves around a fair bit serving the Lake District area, so track his latest location online or on Instagram. Vegan cheese is one of the six pizza toppings on offer, alongside the popular Margherita and a Special, ‘The Hot Honey One’. Why not round off your pizza by trying Joe’s award-winning and mouth-watering Magic Mountain chocolate brownie?
25 Main St, CA12 5BL
If you’re after something easy and comforting, then head to Mama Mia.Their website makes it easy to order online and you can have pizza either delivered to your door, or collect it at the shop and take away. Why not renew your energy after a day adventuring with one of their classic loaded pizzas down by the lake? Just don’t forget to pop your rubbish in the bin once you’re done! Mama Mia’s late opening hours also mean you can satisfy those midnight munchies!
25 Station Street, CA12 5HH
Open: 10am-10pm, Thursday – Sunday
This fantastic bistro in the heart of Keswick has a range of options on its menu, but the pizza is among the best! Cosy and welcoming, Lakes Bar & Bistro serves up generously sized pizza with plenty of cheese and yummy toppings. You might find it all too much for sitting, but if you do, ask them to box it up for you to snack on when you’ve made a bit more space.
Ready to book an exciting outdoor activity. Take a look at what we have to offer here. Then dry yourself off and head our for a bite or two of some delicious, cheese-laden pizza. Buon Appetito!