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Abbots Tearoom

7 Long Street, Cerne Abbas DT2 7JF, England
+44 1300 341349
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (21 reviews)
“cake” (10 reviews)
“quiche” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
7 Long Street, Cerne Abbas DT2 7JF, England
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1 - 10 of 183 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We called in after looking around the village and church, and had a very pleasant break for tea and cake. The staff were friendly and efficient. We have visited before when in the area and hope to return. The village store next door sells almost...More

Thank NN-PB
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a long walk up the hill to see the giant with the big weapon and popped in here for a spot of lunch. A really sweet little tea room. We had homemade tomato and lentil soup which was delish, our son had...More

Thank vicky73111
NicWilkes, Owner at Abbots Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Vicky - thanks so much for your review. I'm delighted you enjoyed your lunch and hope to welcome you back again soon. Kind regards, Nicola

Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Abbots tearoom is situated in the heart of the village of Cerne Abbas a picturesque village well worth a visit. The tearoom is a perfect place to stop for a lovely Dorset cream tea, cake (great choice)or whatever else takes your fancy from a varied...More

Thank Jenny T
NicWilkes, Owner at Abbots Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Jenny - thanks for your review. Its always lovely to hear that you enjoyed your visit. We hope to welcome you back again in the future. Kind regards, Nicola

Reviewed 14 September 2018

We were staying in the area with family and they took all 7 of us here for breakfast.We hadnt booked and were made welcome when we went in,The food was very tasty and the menu very extensive,the waitress took care to ensure our party could...More

Thank S_G190729
NicWilkes, Owner at Abbots Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there - thanks so much for your lovely review. Its great to hear you enjoyed your breakfast and that we delivered on service. Thanks also for your recommendation. We hope to welcome you back in the future. Kind regards, Nicola

Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

We happened upon the back entrance to the cafe after an invigorating walk up to the Giant’s Hill. It was great that there was a back garden with some tables benefiting from shelter, because we had to wet and muddy dogs that we could not...More

Thank Pennie S
NicWilkes, Owner at Abbots Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Pennie - thank you so much for your review. Its lovely to hear that you enjoyed your experience and we were rewarded after your invigorating walk. We hope to welcome you back again soon. Kind regards, Nicola

Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Popped in for tea and cake, Abotts had obviously been very busy as most tables were either occupied or had dirty crockery on them. First the positive, the pot of tea was good, hot a value for money. The coffee and walnut cake was nice...More

Thank RobCpfc
NicWilkes, Owner at Abbots Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Dear RobCpfc, thank you for taking the time to write your review. I'm delighted you enjoyed your tea - we use local Dorset Tea and make all our own cakes and traybakes. On the day you visited we received a heavy footfall of visitors -...More

Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

We only stopped in for tea and cake but the tea was excellent and the cakes delicious - and I am an expert on coffee walnut cake. They were busy but unstressed and all came with courtesy and a smile. Perfect, really.More

Thank roseandco
NicWilkes, Owner at Abbots Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Hi Roseandco, thanks so much for letting us know you enjoyed your visit to us. The Coffee & Walnut is a best seller! So pleased to hear that the service was a good as the cakes. We hope to welcome you back again soon. Kind...More

Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Visited Abbots Tea Rooms in Cerne Abbas a pot of tea for two £4 ordered lasagne for two only had one so ordered Quiche instead both came with salad lasagne came with garlic bread and the quiche with new potatoes. The quiche came had been...More

Thank Anita G
NicWilkes, Owner at Abbots Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Hi Anita, thanks for writing the review to advise me of your poor experience. I am sorry that on this occasion we seem to have fallen short of expectations - this is really not our usual state of affairs. I can only hope that you...More

Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

My hot chocolate was amazing. Plenty of marshmallows. All drinks were great and good value. Lovely visit on a wet afternoon waiting for the pub to open

Thank leanda25
NicWilkes, Owner at Abbots Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Ni Leanda25 - great you enjoyed your hot chocolate - nothing better than sitting in the warm when its wet and raining outside! Kind regards, Nicola

Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

We are here at the last minute, owing to a flat tyre and having to wait for the RAC, and I am very glad we did so. Wonderful Dorset rarebit and even better vegan options. A fair choice and we went for the tagine in...More

Thank Rachel A
NicWilkes, Owner at Abbots Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Hi Rachel, I'm delighted with your review - we have really tried to give a good choice of both vegetarian and vegan options, so its lovely to hear we succeeded. You'll have to come back to try the blackcurrant crumble - although not with a...More

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Samsame
14 August 2018|
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Response from NicWilkes | Property representative |
We have a good offering of vegan food however, I believe you were enquiring about sandwiches. We have a three bean chilli, a vegan tagine - both of which could have been served with rice or a jacket potato and were clearly... More
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Samsame
14 August 2018|
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Response from NicWilkes | Property representative |
The garden at the rear is very pretty and enclosed - a peaceful place to have tea and cake.
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lindacollyer
31 May 2016|
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Response from Timscfc | Reviewed this property |
I would doubt it
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Long Street, Cerne Abbas DT2 7JF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Cerne Abbas
  • Phone Number: +44 1300 341349
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