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The Parlour at Blagdon

Closed Now: 11:30 - 17:00
Open today: 11:30 - 17:00
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Afternoon tea with the ladies

6 ladies out for afternoon tea to celebrate birthdays. Nice choice of sandwiches, lovely warm... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2018
Lesley V
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Wonderful afternoon tea

Really enjoyed this afternoon tea, there was a choice of afternoon tea or gentlemens afternoon tea... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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“afternoon tea”(120 reviews)
“supper club”(7 reviews)
“jam and cream”(6 reviews)
The Parlour at Blagdon is situated within the Blagdon Estate, just a stone's throw from Northumberlandia. We offer idyllic, rustic and rural surroundings for a delicious meal or drinks within Poppy's Tea Room; a beautiful Grade 2 listed building...more
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Old Great North Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
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All reviews afternoon tea supper club jam and cream sandwiches and cakes coffee and cake lovely food birthday treat lovely venue staff were friendly sunday lunch parlor menu fab occasion
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Called in for coffee and cake/scones. Not welcome :( such a shame as I live local and used to enjoy this place.

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Maryrobyn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed this afternoon tea, there was a choice of afternoon tea or gentlemens afternoon tea which we both opted for and it was delicious would definately visit again.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank lezleyp2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We descended on the parlour, all 13 of us for a 30th birthday tea. This amounted to a sumptuous banquet. Various sandwiches, savoury bites, scones, cakes, clotted cream and jam etc. A veritable Alladin's cave of delights. Served by a lovely lady providing unending teas...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Tom L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous afternoon tea - great service from arriving to leaving. The food was presented well and made from good quality ingredients. I will certainly go back and try other items from the menu.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jaynef949
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter took me to The Parlour for afternoon tea as a treat for my retirement . I suffer from coeliac so I am often left disappointed with my food, but not on this occasion . My gluten free afternoon tea was the best one...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Cheviot1215
Reviewed 13 January 2019 via mobile

Scones for 2 (actually 3 mini scones, a bit dry with poor quality jam) 3 hot drinks, 2 cake slices (the best bit) and a soft drink in addition to the service charge came to £27!!! Hugely disappointed, totally different to our last visit a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ckwb
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Attended an evening wedding event and thoroughly enjoyed the experience! Nice how they have little areas spread around the venue so you can have a chat and drink in one place then a couple of metres away the disco is going on.The food was beautiful...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank miloNewcastel
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Called in here today for a light lunch/coffee & cake. Took one look at the menu and left. Expensive venue now for lunchtime meal, and as one reviewer said, coffee and cake alone are not served. Does not open until 11.30 now. The cafe area...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank SueC272014
Reviewed 22 September 2018

6 ladies out for afternoon tea to celebrate birthdays. Nice choice of sandwiches, lovely warm cheese scones and fruit scones and a delicious selection of cakes. Great service and lovely atmosphere.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lesley V
Reviewed 21 September 2018

I've been to The Parlour on a few occasions and thoroughly enjoyed the afternoon teas, good portion size and value for money. So I booked to go today, to celebrate passing my exam with some friends and it was their first time there. I was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Chinarose312
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30 August 2017|
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Response from M9946HUclairep | Reviewed this property |
Yes. We had a gift card bought for our wedding which covered our food. I ordered a glass of wine (£4.95) and we were charged 49p service charge. It really spoilt it for us.
20 July 2017|
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Response from carolenmark | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I have took so long to answer. No you do not need to book but on occasions they are closed for weddings but I think they advertise tis well in advance and it is probably mainly Saturdays. Hope you enjoy it like we do... More