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Booth Mansion

Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:30
Open today: 10:00 - 17:30
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Afternoon tea .

Absolute jem tea rooms . Excellent staff. lovely fresh and well presented food. We had the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
arnie099
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Ludlow, United Kingdom
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Wonderful

Held a surprise baby shower here today and the staff couldn’t have been more helpful in the lead up... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dora912
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Chester, United Kingdom
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Booth Mansion is an historic building in the centre of the City of Chester. It is Grade 1 listed and has a number of historical aspects of note. The building was extended in 1701 by George Booth, the 1st Earl of Warrington and a number of features...more
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30 Watergate Street, Chester CH1 2LA, England
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+44 1244 310473
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I booked this visit with high hopes after all the wonderful reviews on TA, but to be honest it wasn't a great experience at all. The staff were lovely and helpful but the manager on shift left us feeling uncomfortable and confused. First impressions weren't...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolute jem tea rooms . Excellent staff. lovely fresh and well presented food. We had the foxtrot lady afternoon tea and all serenaded by a young pianist . . wonderful . Highly recommended.great value Entrance could be more bright and welcoming . Will visit AGAIN....More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank arnie099
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Held a surprise baby shower here today and the staff couldn’t have been more helpful in the lead up to it and on the day. Family was travelling quite a way and the table was ready early for them to sit and have a drink,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Dora912
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful hidden gem, lovely friendly and super attentive and friendly staff, thoroughly recommend. .

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank IanN957
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I called into Booth Mansion today for an unplanned afternoon tea. The poster outside drew us in and we're so glad it did. They had just installed a new heating system in the main room so this was not available. However, we...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank murie14
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The ballroom is grand and well maintained. There is a slight old fashioned feel to it but that adds to its charm. There was a pianist playing music while we were there which was really lovely. The staff were really friendly and helpful. We went...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Reb8cca
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I discovered 'Booth Mansion' by searching for place to visit here on 'Tripadvisor' and after reading some of the reviews, I decided to book a table for two! Booking online was very easy and I opted for the 'Quick Step' from the menu. I was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank dhenshawuk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The objective was to celebrate a birthday somewhere special. I decided on an afternoon tea so that two children could share too, and so I booked Booth Mansions and added a bottle of Prosecco to start the celebration with a sparkle. The selection of savouries,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Ched1000
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked Booth's to celebrate a 50th birthday. The whole experience was amazing from the venue (and pianist) to the service and the afternoon tea itself which was a fantastic range of vegetarian & vegan food all beautifully presented and tasted delicious. Sue (the owner)...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Lizzy65
Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

My favourite place for afternoon tea. I have been a few times and the customer service has been incredible each time and the food is amazing. There is a wide variety of food available to suit everyone’s needs. I look forward to going back and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Leah E
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IlanaE_13
10 November 2018|
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Response from BoothMansion | Property representative |
Hi Thanks for your enquiry. Yes, we do. It's called The Jitterbug and is £14.95 per child. It includes a choice of soft drink and a lovely selection of savoury and sweet goodies. A fairly recent addition to our menu and... More
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Neil P
24 October 2018|
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Response from BoothMansion | Property representative |
Hi Thanks for your enquiry. Yes, we do. You can call the tearoom on 01244 310473 and we can email/post it to you or you can pop in if you're local. If you ask for Beth or me (Sue) then we can talk you through the... More
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mandybuckley
11 September 2018|
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Response from BoothMansion | Property representative |
Hi Our main Tango Afternoon Tea is £22.50 pp (min 2 people). If you let me have your email address I can email you the current menu which sets out all the different options. I hope this helps Kind regards Sue
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