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The Tally Ho Tearooms

Rectory Lane | on the B1062, Mettingham NR35 1TL, England
+44 1986 897818
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (35 reviews)
“cake” (17 reviews)
“jacket potato” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
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Service
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LOCATION
Rectory Lane | on the B1062, Mettingham NR35 1TL, England
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1 - 10 of 141 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Absolutely fantastic celebration tea for 6 people. Loads of fresh sandwiches, a variety of cakes and cake types, more choice than we expected and the attention to detail was great. The table was decorated in a lace tablecloth, the chairs had a lace and flower...More

Thank Toffee01
TallyHoTearooms, Owner at The Tally Ho Tearooms, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

So very glad you enjoyed you visit.

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I was so looking forward to trying this tearoom as it had good reviews and looked so quaint. The menu was limited, but that wasn’t an issue. The cakes looked ok although when I saw the trio of cakes I wasn’t impressed, seemed to mostly...More

Thank Gill A
TallyHoTearooms, Owner at The Tally Ho Tearooms, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

So sorry you did not entirely enjoy your visit. If you come again, let us know and we will try to do better.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place used to be a pub restaurant, and my parents took us there a lot. Now father's gone and mother is no longer mobile. But my wife and I, and in June, sister, bro-in-law and cousin went there. It's a tearoom, designed to be...More

Thank Barrie L
TallyHoTearooms, Owner at The Tally Ho Tearooms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you very much. So glad you enjoyed your visit. See you again I hope.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice food, great variety to chose from, good service and pleasant atmosphere. FO or me, personally, it is twiddly and fiddly and rather Twee. Great experience if you want something different, but the decor and ambiance is just not my cup of tea. If...More

Thank epworth106
TallyHoTearooms, Owner at The Tally Ho Tearooms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind words. Sorry it's not your 'cup of tea'. Just goes to show, however hard you try, you can't please all the people all the time.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have been here many times, always lovely food & am guaranteed a lovely gluten free meal other family members love it also

Thank tammi w
TallyHoTearooms, Owner at The Tally Ho Tearooms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Lovely to hear from you. Thank you so much for your generous review. See you soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful experience. The salad was a proper salad not just a garnish. Would give it note than five stars if I could. They also sell reasonably prices gifts and jewellery.

Thank carter-clark
TallyHoTearooms, Owner at The Tally Ho Tearooms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much. Glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a spur of the moment lunch last week, my husband chose a prawn salad which was beautifully presented. I had jacket potato with coronation chicken and salad equally as good. Only one small criticism for desert we had strawberry and vanilla dessert. As strawberries...More

Thank Sandra G
TallyHoTearooms, Owner at The Tally Ho Tearooms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words. Ref your dessert, it was a strawberry and vanilla sundae which is basically a large ice cream. We will be doing both Eton Mess and Strawberry pavlova as soon as the holidays start so perhaps we can impress you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely to go back in time china tea pots and cups and saucers the food and staff were great cannot wait to go back again .

Thank Angela B
TallyHoTearooms, Owner at The Tally Ho Tearooms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

So glad you enjoyed your birthday treat. See you soon.

Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Was taking my parents out for a day and I said to them after taking a detour we would find the best tea shop in the UK. And I think we did. Lovely setting fantastic service and experience. Thankyou.

Thank Stuart C
TallyHoTearooms, Owner at The Tally Ho Tearooms, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you so much. Hope to see you again next time you just happen to be passing.

Reviewed 5 June 2018

We were on holiday and stumbled across this lovely tea room on a grey wet morning and were given a warm welcome by a very nice gentleman. He made us feel at home and explained the menu and how to order etc and also discussed...More

Thank Alison M
TallyHoTearooms, Owner at The Tally Ho Tearooms, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2018

Wow ! Such kind words. Thank you. So glad we made your visit a pleasant one. Do pop in again whenever you are in this area.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 17:00
Thursday
11:00 - 17:00
Friday
11:00 - 17:00
Saturday
11:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rectory Lane | on the B1062, Mettingham NR35 1TL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Mettingham
  • Phone Number: +44 1986 897818
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Description
Situated on the B1062 between Beccles and Bunga, The Tally Ho Tearooms is a Victorian style Tearooms serving light lunches and Afternoon Teas - All Day!
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