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Our Picnic Breakfast Menu

For now our breakfast room remains closed however please click below to review our new tasty breakfast menu delivered straight to your room each morning. ​


Breakfast at Acorn House is a real award-winning experience….indeed we continue to retain our visit England breakfast award. With locally sourced produce (where possible) we cater for all needs & tastes - vegetarian to celiac just let us know and we will endeavor to provide you with a great breakfast to set you up for the day. To provide you with the freshest possible breakfast and to cut down on food waste all we ask is for you to pre-order your main breakfast selection the night before. Simply text message your room number with the corresponding breakfast number from the menu (please add any specific requirements) by 7.00 pm the evening before. Please also add your preferred time slot (every 15 minutes from 8.00 to 9.30 am). You will receive a confirmation of your time slot as close to your request as possible. A phone number to text your order to will be provided on arrival.


1: Lakeland Cooked Breakfast

A hearty treat to set you up for a long day on the fells: locally produced Cumberland sausage, bacon, egg (please specify fried, poached, or scrambled), grilled tomatoes, sautéed mushrooms, and hash brown. (Baked beans or black pudding available upon request)

2: Eggs Benedict

For those looking for a lighter option why not try our Eggs Benedict: poached eggs and locally sourced bacon served on an English muffin, topped with hollandaise sauce.

3: Smoked Salmon & Scrambled Eggs

Go on spoil yourself with our luxurious smoked salmon: slices of smoked salmon and lightly scrambled eggs served on an English muffin topped with a spoonful for creme creche and a wedge of lemon.

4: Frittata

Simply choose your filling from bacon, sausage, cheese, tomato, mushrooms, spinach.

5: Bacon/Sausage Roll

A fresh crusty roll filled with locally sourced bacon or Cumberland sausage (or maybe both!) topped with a sauce of your choice.

6: Lakeland Veggie Breakfast

All the veggie treats from our Lakeland cooked breakfast plus veggie sausage and baked beans.

7: Eggs, Eggs, Eggs

If eggs are your thing look no further free-range boiled, scrambled, or poached eggs served on toasted farmhouse granary or white bread.

8: Baked Beans on Toast

An old favourite loved by all: farmhouse granary or white toast with lashing of Heinz baked beans - ask for a splash of tabasco for those that like it hot!

If you don’t fancy a cooked breakfast a selection of cereals, fruit, granola jars, fresh fruit, pastries and toast with mixed preserves are available each morning.

Early Start or Lazy Morning!

9: Breakfast Grab Bag If you want to get away early or don’t fancy a sit-down meal why not request one of our convenient grab bags. Simply select up to 4 items per person from the list below and let us know what time you want to pick it up (available until 9.30 am).