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The Topiary Tea Room

Hollybeck Nurseries Oxton Road, Southwell, Newark-on-Trent NG25 0RW, England
+44 115 965 5450
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (32 reviews)
“cake” (13 reviews)
“salad” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Hollybeck Nurseries Oxton Road, Southwell, Newark-on-Trent NG25 0RW, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We used to visit every couple of weeks but now it has gone from quite expensive good food to quite expensive average food. Even cleaning the tables is not good enough. Our table hadn't been finished off properly, a low level look would see what...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank LesAndC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We fancied a morning out to cheer us up on a cold wet winter’s day and decided to go out for a hot drink and a nice piece of cake. We usually visit one of our local Garden Centre cafe’s but as it is the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Mr-Misty47
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Went today for a birthday lunch and was really looking forward to it. Wait for food was ok however I ordered simple beans on toast which on the first mouthful burnt the roof of my mouth and my tongue! The beans were that hot I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Lorna B
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Brilliant place, lovely food and coffee. Lots of choice to suite many tastes. Not fancy or poncy in anyway, just a good simple menu. best part, they understood what Vegan options they had, which is still rare. Fast service and plenty of food for the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank trilolly x
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Dropped in just for a coffee and slicertified of cake but the meals we saw being served to others all look rather nice and some interesting options

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank pato011
Reviewed 13 September 2018

We had a voucher for afternoon tea given to us, and used it on a Friday afternoon. The tearoom was busy, but not overfull. The standard of the afternoon tea package was very average - bog standard sandwiches, hard scones, and very ordinary cakes. When...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank Bagabargain
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

First time had an English Breakfast here today. Mostly really lovely and tasty. Especially bacon, sausage & hash browns. Tomatoes over cooked. Butter not provided with toast. Delicious & generous pot of tea for 2. Immaculate cafe. Staff are all really friendly & efficient. Look...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank bluetwo47
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

My husband and I always visit this tea room! Lovely menu the breakfasts are lush! Well worth a vist X

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Clare G
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We called in for coffee and stayed for lunch! My Ploughman’s filled the plate - huge chunk of cheese, plus a decent wedge of beautifully ripe Brie, pork pie, delicious ham and more. Everything fresh, well presented and abundant. I couldn’t quite manage to finish...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank MikeysMissus
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Visited here with family on a Thursday lunch time and it was almost full. Popular place! We were seated almost immediately. The staff here are so polite and attentive. They couldn’t have done more for us. It makes such a difference to the experience. The...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank fmroe
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17 September 2016|
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Response from suspiritlite | Reviewed this property |
Just been for afternoon tea - scrumptious. I asked about pooches and they said they welcome..and I've seen many doggies walking round on the plant hunting expeditions. Hope you enjoy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$14
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hollybeck Nurseries Oxton Road, Southwell, Newark-on-Trent NG25 0RW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Newark-on-Trent  >  Southwell
  • Phone Number: +44 115 965 5450
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