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The Roydon Lockhouse

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Roydon Lock High Street, Harlow CM19 5EF, England
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Lovely location, great cheese toasties and friendly service!

Recently re-opened at weekends for 2017. This is a nice place to stop and rest whilst enjoying... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2017
Kevin B
Harlow, United Kingdom
Fab little place

On the river stort just a short walk from the station. Teas cakes sandwiches and toasters all... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2017
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This is a lovely little house along the river, that serves Tea/coffee ice creams, cakes, cold drinks, we also stock coal for the winter, we have a lovely little seating area at the side overlooking green scenery and the river lock, once you have finished your stroll along the river stop by for a slice of tea and cake served by stephanie the lady of the house with a great welcoming personality.
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Roydon Lock High Street, Harlow CM19 5EF, England
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Reviewed 30 June 2017

Recently re-opened at weekends for 2017. This is a nice place to stop and rest whilst enjoying Roydon, The Stort and Hunsdon meads. Good snacks, ice cream and drinks all served with a smile.

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

On the river stort just a short walk from the station. Teas cakes sandwiches and toasters all lovely. And ice cream galore

Thank SJBaked
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Paid a visit to this lovely lock house today - sadly the Lock House Cafe is now closed for the season, due to a family illness. Chatting to the lady she asked if I could write a review letting future customs aware of the cafe...More

3  Thank Verity C
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Steffie and her crew make everyone so welcome at the cafe it is a treat. Meals are served promptly and are hot. Teas and coffees, ice creams plenty of space to sit by the Lock House and watch the world go by. Dinner meals can...More

Thank Kathleen A
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Stumbled on this while out on the mountain bikes. A great warm welcome by the owner and her husband. A great little spot for a stop. They do tea,coffe,cakes,toasties and even cream soda floaters for the older ones amongst us. We laughed a lot and...More

2  Thank Paul H
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely find, a riverside tea room with a really friendly atmosphere. Perfect for a visit for tea, cake or ice creams as the weather improves.

Thank HolidayFan24
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Open 1st march 2017! Teas Coffees Cakes Toasties Pets allowed! Beautiful scenery! They have a facebook page the roydon lock house follow and like their page for more details of how to find and what the river tea garden is always up to!

1  Thank Ronnie191
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Fantastic, very welcoming and friendly. Wonderful tea and cakes, left very satisfied and full. Only hungry for more next time

Thank Love H
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Fab place fab people fab food and drink. What more can I say? A great place to sit a contemplate with a good cuppa and slice of cake or ice cream

Thank SJBaked
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is a great place to stop for a nice cup of tea and a scone with jam and clotted cream. We stop here whenever we can while walking our dog. We are always very welcome and always leave wanting to return.

Thank Hamish C
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9 June 2016|
Response from debi h | Reviewed this property |
Hello they sound great ,