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Watersmeet Tea Rooms

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Watersmeet Road, Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park EX35 6NT, England
+44 1598 753348
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“scones” (43 reviews)
“cake” (19 reviews)
“sausage rolls” (7 reviews)
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Cafe, British
££ - £££
Watersmeet Road, Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park EX35 6NT, England
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

We enjoyed a delicious cake and coffee at the tea rooms sitting outside with a view of the river rushing past and were delighted by all the birds many of which hopped onto our table to enjoy some crumbs. What a privilige.

Thank 814Glenn
Reviewed 3 November 2017

We weer doing the watersmeet circular walk and stopped here for tea and cake. The service was brilliant , and the tea good and strong.

Thank JudeMobs
Reviewed 30 October 2017

had cream tea more cream and jam needed as two big scones. scones a little dry pot of tea lovely. some dirty plates on pile of clean ones. staff just wanted to get people through as quickly as possible.

Thank beverleyann616
Reviewed 30 October 2017

This is a great location and they serve excellent food and snacks. We stopped here mid way on one of our weekend walks and it was lovely to sit outside and relax with the noise of the running rivers and waterfalls. Lovely!

Thank Redeye38
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Great setting right next to the river and waterfall. Probably more enjoyable in the better weather but worth the trek down nonetheless. The cafe offers standard National Trust fare with pastries, scones, toasties, tea and coffee among the stuff on the menu. Anyone who has...More

Reviewed 23 October 2017

I enjoyed a gorgeous cream tea here with my partner and two friends, surrounded by beautiful scenery and in the company of several birds. Certainly worth visiting if you fancy a walk and a bit to eat.

Thank Sophie A
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Average review due to very expensive tea room prices, and the garden area being roped off and not accessible. Nice pretty views but tea room rip off prices took the shine off

Thank Neil C
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

This is a regular stop-off for us whenever we walk down from Brandon. The scones were large and tasty. The jam and cream were lovely. Just a shame it was raining and the garden was closed.

Thank Cairokid
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Don't normally do National Trust Cafe, but really glad we did this one. A unique setting not matched by any other cafe we've been to. Outside seating overlooking two rivers, hence the name, where wild birds are tame enough to come and feed from your...More

Thank Adrian M
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We called in to the tea room for a cuppa after walking the beautiful surrounding area, The toilets were reasonable clean considering the high footfall. I had a cream tea and my wife had the shortbread. The two scones were lovely with lashings of 'proper'...More

Thank julieanddaveWales
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Watersmeet Road, Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park EX35 6NT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Exmoor National Park  >  Lynmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1598 753348
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