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Reviewed 26 October 2020

I pre-booked a table on Friday for a family lunch and on arriving early was told the table was ready. The CV19 safety was excellent, the table was excellent and the food was excellent. The staff were friendly and efficient and we all had a...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 19 September 2020 via mobile

I pre booked a table, which is a good idea on a Saturday as it gets busy here. Tables at the moment are outside only (or was on Saturday 19th September 2020) We had picked a beautiful sunny day for it and was sat amongst...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 7 September 2020

staff were friendly and fab, food was outstanding , service was on point, home-made produce and the prices were very reasonable. All socially distance and disinfected with lots of areas to sanitise ect. beautiful location lovely overall experience.

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 9 August 2020

Fantastic lunch time treat mid-way through our walking tour of Bishopsbourne. A very filling and fresh chicken and bacon salad before a delicious mango and blood orange sorbet for the road! Very welcoming staff and a wonderful stop off in a beautiful village on our...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 2 August 2020

Today we arrived with another couple (friends of ours) just after 9.30 am . We were able to sit at a roomy table in the lovely courtyard perfectly spaced under Covid guidelines. We had a delicious breakfast under a parasol and two rounds of good...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 19 July 2020

It was great to return to the Tadpole after lockdown. I had missed their coffee. The staff were terrific and helpful and the seating meant we could safely socially distance. This place is a gem.

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 19 April 2020

Visited The Tadpole before Covid and the food was great with excellent service. The menu is just right, not too big with the most amazing sandwiches

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 18 April 2020

We are regulars at this lovely tearoom in the heart of the kent coutnryside. Their coffee is seriously the best in the area, which is one reason we choose to visit most weekends. Tasty sandwiches, light meals and a special or two to choose from....More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 18 February 2020

Lovely fresh food in a pretty setting, just don’t ask for any changes to the menu (mushrooms are only available as a side for breakfast not lunch!)

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 16 February 2020

While visiting another couple who’s dog was a little yappy but not loud or disturbing anyone were told they had to go. Don’t take your dog if it behaves anything like a dog.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Paula C
11 November 2018|
Response from Andy C | Reviewed this property |
The tea room is generally open Tues - Sun but you might want to check direct for Christmas week - they have a facebook page where you could message them
Carol B
30 June 2018|
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    Tadpole Tearoom is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 5
    • Value: 4.5