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Strid Wood Tea Rooms

Strid Cottage Strid Wood, Bolton Abbey, Yorkshire Dales National Park BD23 6AN, England
+44 1756 711745
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (23 reviews)
“toasties” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
Strid Cottage Strid Wood, Bolton Abbey, Yorkshire Dales National Park BD23 6AN, England
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11 - 20 of 117 reviews

Reviewed 7 February 2017

Extremely Overpriced food and drink, however the food they sell is moderate/good. Would recommend the Cavendish pavilion for better food and better prices and service.

1  Thank meg003x
Reviewed 5 February 2017

On a sunday it might be an idea to serve all day breakfast? finished at 11.45 prompt!! decided on an expensive scone £3 odd 50p extra for jam!! expecting a fresh delicious scone after a long walk, I was again disappointed as it obviously wasn't...More

Thank jemcakes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I've visited a few times now and not been disappointed with the food or service. The staff are friendly and welcoming. There's a good choice of food and drink and there are also an array of very tempting cakes available for afters (!). The tea...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 6 January 2017

A bit pricey. Good team room for a stop off on the walk around the Bolton Abbey estate but a very weak tea (like value Supermarket tea rather than a "proper Yorkshire Tea" and paying over £5 for a bacon and sausage sandwich (one sausage...More

Thank Simon W
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Great tea rooms Friendly young staff Great menu choice Inside and outside seating Everyone welcome Plenty of space Clean toilets Child friendly Dog friendly

1  Thank Charlotte L
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We tried the lamb and mint pasties and the sausage rolls washed down with delicious coffee. The service was friendly and efficient, we sat inside where the tables are surrounded by the gift shop, lots of interesting items to choose from. There are tables outside...More

Thank Angela B
Steve H, Owner at Strid Wood Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2016

Thank you for your feedback, its much appreciated. So pleased you enjoyed the amazing views, our extensive gift shop as well as our range of delicious food and drinks! The Strid Wood Tea Rooms team look forward to welcoming you back very soon. Regards, Steve

Reviewed 27 October 2016

We arrived at 3.05pm to be told that there was no soup or sandwiches as the kitchen was now closed. Since we had walked from Bolton Bridge (nearly 2hrs) to have lunch we were disappointed. We pointed out that the web site says 4.30pm for...More

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Steve H, Owner at Strid Wood Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2016

Thank you for your feedback, its much appreciated. Our kitchen closes at 3pm every day whilst the tearoom closes at 4.30pm. Sorry to have disappointed you on this occasion but we simply do not have sufficient customer demand for lunch after 3pm - the vast...More

Reviewed 13 October 2016

Called in at these tea rooms after a walk around Barden Bridge, since it was late afternoon we had a coffee and cake on a paper plate, both of which were good. When I left which was after the owner had departed, I had to...More

Thank Alan K
Steve H, Owner at Strid Wood Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2016

Thank you for your feedback, its much appreciated. We do have alligator teeth at the car park exit where the trick is to drive slowly across and then you wont have any issues. Pleased you enjoyed our coffee and cake selection. The Strid Wood Tea...More

Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I walk around Bolton Abbey at least 7 or 8 times a year and whilst we know these Tea Rooms exist have never been in until today. What a lovely alternative to the noisier and busy Cavendish Pavilion this is; will use...More

Thank Hairymike55
Steve H, Owner at Strid Wood Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2016

Thank you for your feedback and for trying somewhere new, its much appreciated. Our tea rooms are indeed smaller and more of a traditional tea room than some of the alternatives within the estate. I have passed your comments onto the team and chef has...More

Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

The food is amazing and plentiful The teas , coffees and hot chocolate Are great and in the summer months the ice cream is the best !! The view of the strid is gorgeous and fantastic too people watch . Dogs are welcomed and they...More

Thank Happyhillwalker_11
Steve H, Owner at Strid Wood Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2016

Thank you for your feedback, its much appreciated. We are indeed very lucky with the fabulous location we enjoy here. It looks completely different in every season. So pleased you enjoyed our range of delicious food and drinks! The Strid Wood Tea Rooms team look...More

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stuart g
What gluten free options are available?
6 April 2015|
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Response from Steve H | Property representative |
Hi Stuart, We always try to have at least one or two gluten free (GF) options available in our range of cakes and slices. Examples of these are a delicious carrot cake and a rich chocolate brownie. We will usually have a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Strid Cottage Strid Wood, Bolton Abbey, Yorkshire Dales National Park BD23 6AN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Yorkshire Dales National Park  >  Bolton Abbey
  • Phone Number: +44 1756 711745
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Description
English tea room serving breakfasts, lunches, teas, coffees and homemade cakes.
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