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Lily's

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5A College Court, Gloucester GL1 2NJ, England
+44 1452 307060
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Mon - Fri 09:30 - 16:00
Sat 09:00 - 16:30
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Visited today after a carol concert in Gloucester cathedral. Popped in for a quick lunch which was all fresh good quality home cooking. It took a while for our food to come but the manager explained to us there had been a problem with our order and was very apologetic, and gave us some free drinks. We didn't think that... More 

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Thank NickiC369
Helsinki, Finland
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely afternoon tea in a beautiful environment. The staff is absolutely wonderful. The Tailor's Tea with a Beatrix Potter theme is highly recommended!

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Thank Minneli59
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The best afternoon tea ever - beautiful home made cakes, fresh cream raspberry meringues, cream tea & sandwiches - plus prosecco & tea & coffee! As it was a hot sunny day they set us up Our own special table outside - it was pretty much perfect!!

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Thank Rachael B
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Good as ever Had a lovely breakfast with a friend this morning. Very relaxed atmosphere, lovely staff & tasty fresh food as always. Thank you

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Thank Sue M
Salisbury, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Food was excellent and the staff were great. Ordered a dessert to share and were each given our own portion of crumble and custard - "so we would each have the same amount". I would have struggled to eat one by myself. Pleasure to be served by such lovely people.

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Thank dora29421
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We came here with a group of friends and really enjoyed our time,we definitely will be coming back here again

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Thank david77foster
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely atmosphere. Friendly staff delicious food and tea. I loved the Celebration tea for two. Across from the Beatrix Potter shop

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Thank KABrent
London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Nice cafe, great staff, lovely location, quality food but just not enough and extremely overpriced. The "mega breakfast" consists of one sausage, a small cup of beans, tomatoes, one bacon, one egg and mushrooms. It cost 10.95!!! Too much for too little

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Thank Daniel111987
Manchester England
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90 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Picked this cafe from the Trip Advisor review site and we were not disappointed. It is situated in a quite alley very close to the cathedral. We we were there for a light lunch but the main meals that were being served to other guests looked amazing. The food is cooked/made to order so there was a wait for it... More 

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Penally, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Popped into Lily's recently having walked past and thought that it looked lovely. It was lovely and the food was lovely but the wait ... It was such a shame because I would have liked to give it an higher grade but we waited over half an hour for 2 drinks and two sandwiches. The tea room was full but... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
09:30 - 16:00
Tuesday
09:30 - 16:00
Wednesday
09:30 - 16:00
Thursday
09:30 - 16:00
Friday
09:30 - 16:00
Saturday
09:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5A College Court, Gloucester GL1 2NJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Gloucester
  • Phone Number: +44 1452 307060

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?