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Richmond Tea Rooms

Richmond Street | Richmond Tearooms, Manchester M1 3HF, England
+44 161 237 9667
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“scones” (273 reviews)
“cake” (194 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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Service
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LOCATION
Richmond Street | Richmond Tearooms, Manchester M1 3HF, England
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Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

A tea and cake shop that serves beer - double bubble! Had a brilliant Welsh rarebit and a pint of bitter, the girls had an afternoon tea snaking and scone selection...very good, would definitely come back!

Thank evoevomo
RichmondTeaRooms, Manager at Richmond Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2016

Hello, Delighted we were able to score a double bubble with you....on the tea, cake and beer! Great to hear you all had such a lovely time. Look forward to welcoming you all back again very soon. Kind Regards David Ops Manager Richmond Tea Rooms

Reviewed 2 January 2016

Have paid two visits to the Richmond tea rooms over the festive period. The first was with a group of 12 for a Christmas meal. The second was for Afternoon tea with family. I admit it wasn't really my choice for a Christmas do and...More

Thank Crystal58
RichmondTeaRooms, Manager at Richmond Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2016

Hi Crystal, Thank you for your review and I am pleased to hear that in general you had a pleasant experience with us. I have noted the points that you raised and I will take these forward to the team meeting with me on Wed,...More

Reviewed 1 January 2016

Great place with great vintage decor. Good cake slection with some interesting menus to choose from. The tea selecion is very extensive and all the ones we tried were excellent. Not the cheapest of places but a very nice one to spend your afternoon if...More

Thank Jclferreira
RichmondTeaRooms, Manager at Richmond Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2016

Hello, Thank you for your lovely comments. Really nice to hear you enjoyed the ambience and the décor. I do hope we get to see you again very soon. Kind Regards David Ops Manager Richmond Tea Rooms

Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely high tea, glass of fizz to start with, pot of tea and a selection of sandwiches and cakes. The venue decorations were quite quirky but gave the room a nice relaxed feeling. The staff were friendly and attentive considering how busy...More

Thank Ricky S
RichmondTeaRooms, Manager at Richmond Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2016

Hi James, Delighted to hear you had such a lovely experience with us and that our team looked after you so well that your were able to relax and really enjoy your visit. Thank you for your comments on the team delighted they looked after...More

Reviewed 30 December 2015

Visited on Sunday 27th dec about 12.30pm. We could not reserve a table as only 4 of us, but it didn't matter as we were shown to a lovely table immediately. This was a surprise visit for my daughter's birthday and the staff surprised her...More

Thank wendy s
RichmondTeaRooms, Manager at Richmond Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2016

Hi Wendy, How nice that we were able to make your daughters birthday so special. Thank you for your lovely comments on the food, the team and the décor. Look forward to your next visit. Regards David Ops Manager Richmond Tea Rooms

Reviewed 30 December 2015

We decided to have an afternoon tea with some friends between Christmas and New Year rather than go to the pub like we normally do. My wife and I had been here before with my sisters and their husbands and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves so we...More

1  Thank David J
RichmondTeaRooms, Manager at Richmond Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2016

Hi David, Delighted to hear you enjoyed your visit again. It is always a pleasure to see customers return after an initial visit so fantastic to hear it was as good as your first time. We look forward to welcoming you back again very soon....More

Reviewed 29 December 2015

Great breakfast and very outstanding cakes but the best thing was the breakfast as we were starving it was the best thing to hit the spot

Thank Thomas B
RichmondTeaRooms, Manager at Richmond Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2015

Hi Thomas, Delighted to hear you enjoyed your breakfast so much, Breakfast seems to be getting more and more popular. Hope to see you again very soon in the new year. Happy New Year! David Richmond Tea Rooms

Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

We were really looking forward to our afternoon here and had booked in advance to secure a table as we expected it to be popular! We hadn't expected to be greeted by a grumpy waiter who barked at us that our table wasn't ready and...More

3  Thank DimpsEats
RichmondTeaRooms, Manager at Richmond Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2015

Hello, Thank you for your feedback. We obviously listen very carefully to what our customers are telling us so your feedback is very much appreciated. I have today had a meeting with our restaurant and kitchen team supervisors to raise the points that you raised....More

Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

I've not been in Richmond for a couple of years. The first few times I went I loved it but my last previous visit I was really disappointed with the food, mainly past their best scones and stale bread. Today we popped in for lunch,...More

1  Thank ross1979
RichmondTeaRooms, Manager at Richmond Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2015

Hello, Thank you for your comments, Please be assured all feedback is very well received and we do try to act upon the feedback we receive as quickly as possible. Please do accept my sincere apologies. Our head chef today is constantly checking the quality...More

Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

When u r in Manchester just finished shopping. This's the place u need to relax in. It's not away from the city center. I really recommend this place.

Thank Sultan A
RichmondTeaRooms, Manager at Richmond Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2015

Hi Sultan, Thank you for those lovely comments, I am so pleased to hear you enjoy your visits so much. Look forward to seeing you again soon. Regards David Ops Manager Richmond Tea Rooms

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Jackie A
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Response from dranelynn | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can order alcohol but please try the peppermint tea it is perfect with afternoon tea.
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sarah I
21 August 2017|
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Response from Husnatalati | Reviewed this property |
Hi I asked for vegetarian food so I don't know why I am linked into this but if you ring up and book and ask the question they did say that they do cater for vegan people. :)
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sandrawebber565
30 March 2017|
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Response from MariaM933 | Reviewed this property |
You should always book. We have been turned away few times because we didn't have a reservation. Not sure about the vouchers though
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Richmond Street | Richmond Tearooms, Manchester M1 3HF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 237 9667
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Description
Richmond Tea Rooms aims to provide a unique experience for everyone in our immaculate venue located on Richmond Street in Manchester city centre. Try our famous Alice in Wonderland Afternoon Tea, sample some of our lovely home made cakes, or pop in for a traditional lunch. We're also available as a meeting place before a big night out, or for evening meals. The Richmond Tearooms is available for private hire, functions, wedding receptions and outside catering. Please note the Tea Rooms is located in a Victorian Mill, therefore access is limited. We have two large steps outside which lead to an accessible chair lift. We also have an accessible toilet.
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