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Lion Rock Tea Rooms

The Cliffs, Cheddar BS27 3QE, England
+44 1934 742288
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“scones” (142 reviews)
“lemon curd” (12 reviews)
“cake” (35 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
The Cliffs, Cheddar BS27 3QE, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

Great tea room - would definitely recommend. We had the classic afternoon tea here today and it was one of the best we’ve had. Everything had been thought of. The food was spot on, the staff were friendly and helpful, the prices were fair and...More

Thank cjnuk
Reviewed 2 days ago

Lovely little place which makes all their own cakes etc. and is located just below Lion Rock. We had the cream tea and it was really nice. There is plenty of outdoor seating plus tables inside, also some nice couches if you just want to...More

Thank Neil S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited and had cheeseboard to share and lovely cup of tea in china cups. Quaint little tea room with outside seating. Would definately return.

Thank shandy28
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went for a quick snack and chose sandwiches. The choice of bread was good. When the sandwiches arrived after some wait, some of us found that the white bread was dry as if it was left out for a while. I couldn't detect any...More

Thank J C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Popped in for afternoon tea after visiting cheddar gorge. We had a great welcome from the staff, and were seated on the outside terrace which was beautiful. The afternoon tea was delicious and included lots of mini cakes, scones, and sandwiches. The cup of tea...More

Thank Gavin W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had breakfast here today. Sat in the garden with good sun shade. Our dogs were welcome. The breakfast was cooked to order and delicious. The coffee latte was large. We would defiantly recommend.

Thank Bev M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This looks a charming little restaurant but don't bother going in. Can only comment on the sandwiches which cost £7 each for one round. Thick slices of very dry bread, which tasted days old, a minute piece of salad which consisted of a few pieces...More

1  Thank squidge251
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited as a large family party, sat in the garden. Food was lovely, with different flavour cream teas, door stop sandwiches, great selection of teas & other drinks. Each room had its own 1950’s style theme, my daughter even dressed for the occasion in...More

Thank Sharonself
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great range of food. What we had was very nice, and the garden is lovely. We had the warm cream teas, and can very much recommend the cherry and lemon ones!

Thank jacob l
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly, smiling staff as soon as we walked in, we were shown to our table and didn't have to wait. We had our own room/booth which was great as we had young children! The food and drinks were delicious, there was a huge variety available....More

Thank Tim C
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Questions & Answers
31 October 2017|
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Response from Simon C | Property representative |
We have a Wheel Chair accessible entrance direct from the road with no step or kerb, however this would require a reservation ahead of your Visit can secure the tables that are connected to this Entrance. However as we are... More
15 October 2017|
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Response from nannytobe | Reviewed this property |
Their number is 01934 742288
Sabrina C
3 August 2017|
Response from Simon C | Property representative |
Dear Sabrina. Thank you for your message. I can confirm we serve five different varieties of scones and cream tea, in fact we have a full Gluten Free Menu available with many Breakfast, Lunch & Afternoon Tea dishes... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Cliffs, Cheddar BS27 3QE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Cheddar
  • Phone Number: +44 1934 742288
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The ONLY award winning Tea Room in Cheddar Gorge. We are the oldest Tea Room in Cheddar, trading for over 100 years. All our food is made on the premises in our 5star hygiene rated kitchen. We cater for all dietary needs, including Gluten Free, Vegetarian and Vegan.
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