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Eccentric British Empire inspired tearoom. Serving traditional afternoon teas in a quirky setting on Norwich's independent Lanes. All cakes baked in house in our North Norfolk bakery. Friendly laid back dining experience serving over 50 blends of loose tea. All food made to order and fresh. Bookings not required but can be made space permitting to avoid disappointment.
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Brunch
Cafe, British
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 4 November 2020

We found Biddy's in the Norwich Lanes on a wet an d windy Saturday afternoon. We originally wanted just a sandwich for a late lunch, but food envy when we saw other people's meals made us decide to go for afternoon tea. Love the fact...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 1 November 2020

I always love visiting here with friends! Beautiful interior and design with the food being delicious!

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 18 September 2020

Quality ingredients in the sandwiches. Spiced scone warm and homemade. What can I say about the cakes - wow! Thoroughly enjoyed the tea blends unique, with a wide selection. Waitress had perfect timing just attending to us when required with one delays. We will be...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 5 September 2020

Last time we visited was a long while ago and we said never again as it was not good. Visited recently and so disappointed. Not particularly clean, cake stale not fresh and expensive as well. Definitely never again.

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 30 August 2020 via mobile

Visited during Eat Out to Help Out. We’ve been before and absolutely loved it! However, it fell short this time. The service wasn’t up to par, and I understand that covid will have had an impact, however they shouldn’t allow as many tables in if...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 30 August 2020

Took my best friend here for afternoon tea and her engagement present. Was super easy to book a date/time and pay online. Loved the decor and china tea sets. We were able to choose which sandwich filling we each had, as well as our cake...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 17 August 2020 via mobile

Good coffee and excellent cakes including gluten free. Wife and I liked it a lot and it has a loo too!

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 4 August 2020

Hi, wife needed loo so popped for and a cake and what a find. Friendly helpful staff and excellent gluten free "Pimms Victoria sponge". Highly recommended.

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 9 June 2020

Warm friendly service when purchasing gift voucher for a friend. Owner could not do enough to help me and cannot wait to visit when they reopen!

Date of visit: June 2020
Reviewed 12 April 2020

I have been to Biddys on multiple occasions during my time at Uni and have never had a bad visit - they have all been exceptional! The cakes are always delicious and there is such a big tea range to choose from. The staff are...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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14 April 2019|
Response from masinorfolk | Reviewed this property |
Sorry cannot help I went to the Norwich one and that was easy.
7 September 2018|
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Response from BiddysTearoom | Property representative |
Hi Jennie, We only do private events at 7.00pm in the evening! Please contact Shanice on parties AT biddystearoom and she'll be happy to provide more information. (Apologies, it won't let me include HTML links in my... More
15 October 2016|
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Response from BiddysTearoom | Property representative |
AS these kind posters have mentioned above, We will struggle with 30 people at our Norwich space as it is too small. We are able to accommodate that in our Aylsham shop and if you need to check at any time please take a... More
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Frequently Asked Questions about Biddy's Tea Room
    Does Biddy's Tea Room offer takeaway?
    Yes, Biddy's Tea Room offers takeaway services.
    Does Biddy's Tea Room offer delivery?
    Yes, Biddy's Tea Room offers delivery services.
    How is Biddy's Tea Room rated?
    Biddy's Tea Room is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4