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Back in Time For Tea

Leicester Road | Within Rti Military Surplus Store, Lutterworth LE17 4HE, England
+44 116 277 6049
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Leicester Road | Within Rti Military Surplus Store, Lutterworth LE17 4HE, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Back in time for tea - is famous for its 1940s ambience but should also be famous for its service, cakes, and on the table next to me - the most enormous tea served on layered plates with sandwiches and everything - far better than...More

1  Thank David F
Reviewed 22 June 2017

I decided to treat my 79 year old dad for fathers day. He enjoyed his pot of tea(with Tea cosy & sugar cubes) /Sausage roll & a huge wedge of victoria Sponge. Very tasty & full of jam & buttercream. Thank you to the staff...More

Thank Revelmini
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

I thought my mum would enjoy a cup of tea here so we treated ourselves to one with a slice of cake. Tucked to the side of the large military accessories shop which is packed full of everything you could want. You really do feel...More

Thank big-blue-eyes
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Went with two friends as birthday treat for one but we were totally ignored by the waitresses after having seated ourselves at one of the tables. Only two of the other tables were occupied. Nobody acknowledgement our presence, we felt invisible so after 20 minutes...More

2  Thank nelle70
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

This is a truly fantastic place to visit. Authentic wartime experience. Ration book food. Very friendly staff. Wartime music. A refreshing pit stop from the real world. Would highly recommend.

Thank Jennifer R
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Stumbled upon by accident and very happy i did, lovely place to have my lunch. Full of nostalgia... Like being in my nans house as a kid and the 2 lovely ladies to chat too. I look forward to visiting again.

1  Thank mark b
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I visited last Friday with my little grandson , it was busy with a lovely atmosphere , the ladies serving were very nice , we had toasted tea cakes Scones and tea , it was delicious , we will be calling again...More

1  Thank Janine G
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

What a lovely little place this is. Full of memorabilia. Had a cuppa & crumpet served on cutlery like my nan used to have. Well worth a visit.

1  Thank Nickytaylo
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Great place to sit with a sandwich, slice of cake and a nice pot of tea. Took me back to my grandma's teapot with cosy. Nostalgic menu and plenty of second world war newspapers to take you back to that time, music good too. Very...More

1  Thank chrissie430
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Popped in just in passing .Fabulous quirky place ,limited menu but done well .Staff are really pleasant .

Thank Claire R
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24 February 2017|
Response from chrissie430 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry it's taken a while to answer. I would imagine they do have an highchair, but to be honest it wasn't something I needed.
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
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Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Leicester Road | Within Rti Military Surplus Store, Lutterworth LE17 4HE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Lutterworth
  • Phone Number: +44 116 277 6049
Traditional tea room set in the forties, with a war time feel.

Dripping on toast or bread.
Home made cakes.
So much more, so why not drop in and enjoy a moment with us......
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