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The Cottage Tea Rooms

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High Street, Clovelly, England
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“scones” (30 reviews)
“club sandwich” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
High Street, Clovelly, England
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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Wasn't sure quite what to expect on reading some of the signs in the tea rooms but was pleasantly surprised. Good value and quality and would certainly stop off there again when next back in Clovelly

Thank andycreeduk
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Very reasonably priced Cream Tea. Great outdoor eating with beautiful views over the sea. Take good walking shoes.

Thank Lucyb1076
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Very friendly staff, chatty and jolly, well placed on The High St too. Nice range of foods, The Cream Tea is lovely and plentiful, Gluten free as well as "normal" version is lovely. Very compact inside, bit wet for us to sit out in the...More

Thank Dave C
Reviewed 10 October 2017

this is a lovely tea room,very polite staff and very quaint.the service was very good and we all enjoyed it immensely

Thank mrgrenade
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

What a great little tea room still retaining its age and charm, I felt that I was having tea back at my Nan's. We had a sandwich followed by a cream tea and very nice it was too. The staff were pleasant, freindly and happy...More

Thank Robert G
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Lovely location, beautiful view from terrace area. Sandwiches were superb & pot of tea perfect! You are encouraged to share a table, brilliant idea, as typical Brits like us don't like doing this normally!!! The people we shared with turned out to be staying same...More

Thank AxbridgeClaret
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Once you start to climb the hill back, take some time to rest and look around, including a visit to this place. Very friendly, with tables that urge you to share as space is so limited, forcing people, in the nicest possible way, to engage...More

1  Thank Neil S
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Having struggled down the steep cobbled hill for about 20 minutes I stopped here to have my lunch. This is about half way down the route to the harbour. It has a small garden with a view of the sea and a few tables inside....More

2  Thank Janis A
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

The tea - rooms are warm and cosy, the staff is helpful and very polite. They checked for me (vegan) all ingredients and I got something special to eat.

1  Thank Britta48
Reviewed 13 September 2017

For a village you have to pay to enter we found the choice of coffee/tea shops disappointing. The menu was rather old fashioned, only filter coffee served, perhaps we get used to too much choice? Cheap old cups and coffee pots, only redeemed by the...More

Thank adventuroushare
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Michelle P
21 January 2018|
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Response from adventuroushare | Reviewed this property |
I think it would be fine to have a dog outside as there's a lot of outside seating but probably not inside, but I'm not certain. I think it's a better place to be in fine weather so outside I guess.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Clovelly, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Clovelly
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