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23 Robertson Street, Hastings TN34 1HL, England
+44 1424 431124
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good14%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (26 reviews)
“cake” (20 reviews)
“sandwiches” (7 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
23 Robertson Street, Hastings TN34 1HL, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Waterfalls is deservedly popular, and on previous visits we've found orders a bit slow to come, but this time we were delighted with how quick it was. (You order at the counter, and they bring the food to you.) Two of us had excellent and...More

Thank _secretary_hslfl
Reviewed 3 April 2018

We were heading back to the car from the True Crime museum on a chilly day, and decided a cuppa would warm us up. after looking around the shop, we went upstairs and found a nice quiet seat. We chose Tea and couldnt resist the...More

Thank Wayne S
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Stumbled on this mostly due to the facade grabbing my attention. Tea room is upstairs (reminded me of Scottish tea rooms). Through the rather fragrant gift shop and up a wide wooden staircase with red carpet - a sign of promise in my eyes. Lovely...More

Thank Martin C
Reviewed 15 March 2018

This place is like a little magic in a small town,lovely staff,great food,never a bad meal or coffee! Keep up the good work Keith(my son and I have been coming along since he was a baby)we cant go anywhere else as its just not the...More

Thank Julia S
Reviewed 24 February 2018

While looking for a nice spot to have a warm drink and a light lunch we ended up here. The tea room is above a shop and looks good and welcoming. They have a good selection of tea, coffee and cakes and offer some light...More

Thank Dirk M
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Visiting Hastings from the Midlands, we were thrilled to come across this little gem of a shop and tea room. We browsed the lovely little gift shop for a while before going upstairs to the café for lunch. A very friendly gentleman greeted us, advised...More

Thank JnKB
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

This quaint tearoom is upstairs and accessed through a shop. First impressions are very good. The pot of tea I ordered came in a nice china teapot and cup although it took 15 minutes to arrive. I think they forgot about me. I then, after...More

Thank ineedtheloo
Reviewed 17 November 2017

I meet up with friends here about once a month for lunch. They serve great vegetarian food and have several dishes that are gluten free (including a wicked chocolate cake), there are also a few vegan options as well. The food is always very tasty...More

Thank ivmisc
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Having lived locally most if my life,I can honestly say that I have never visited this hidden gem. The food is delicious,hot,fresh and inventive. We met the owner briefly who was charming and will certainly return! We also scrutinized the shop assistant,as the reviews were...More

Thank FiercePanda
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

I am a regular visitor to this lovely place. The food is always excellent, the staff friendly and courteous. Today, though when I went to pay my bill, I was concerned to see the waitress crumbling tuna fish onto a salad using her fingers..... not...More

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3 July 2015|
Response from Kazdaz64 | Reviewed this property |
I'm so sorry I missed your question regarding tea and cake. Unfortunately I had a problem for many weeks with my internet. I hope you got there ok and enjoyed it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Robertson Street, Hastings TN34 1HL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Hastings
  • Phone Number: +44 1424 431124
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