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The Apple Tree Tearooms is to be found half way up the tree-lined avenue in Minehead. Serving a healthy cooked breakfast, soups, jacket potatoes, toasties, sandwiches and baguettes and salads and Ploughmans. Luscious home-made cream teas, cakes, cookies and slices make this venue a mecca for visitors and locals alike. Boasting a colourful interior and equally delightful al fresco tea garden, this café is ideally suited to families with young children, as children's books, toys and treasure hunts are provided. There is good disabled access and facilities. Oh, and dogs are also most welcome -they are offered dog blankets, treats and water bowls (as long as they are owners are well-behaved).
PRICE RANGE
US$7 - US$28
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
Cafe, British
FEATURES
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Cash Only, Table Service, Dog Friendly
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Reviewed 28 December 2020

A quality toasted cheese sandwich, really nice, made with mature cheddar, but unfortunately the tea was terrible, so weak and no flavour, just use PG or Tetley’s instead of trying to be flash with fancy tea bags that are useless, like Miles West Country Original...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 1 November 2020 via mobile

Lovely atmosphere on a rainy day, warm, colourful and nostalgic music. Good choice of teas and cakes. Have vegan options including tea cakes with vegan spreads and jacket potato toppings.

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed 13 October 2020 via mobile

Booked for afternoon tea whilst on holiday at the delightfully quaint and very charming tea room! Great service from very friendly staff on a busy Sunday afternoon. The afternoon tea was really good, with a choice of sandwich, a delicious scone and a homemade slice...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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naomi39439, Owner at Apple Tree Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2020

Thank you so much for this lovely review. Positive customer feedback means so much to us, Especially during these Covid-19 times, which are so frustrating for all of us. You gave ua 4*. Which is wonderful, of course! What could Apple have done for you,...More

Reviewed 10 October 2020 via mobile

Yes, we went for Traditional Cream Tea, but nicely surprised by the extensive menu. Great service, nicely presented and a fair price. Definitely worth a visit!

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 10 October 2020

Just had tea and scone here it was lovely and so friendly it nice to feel welcome and not a economic exercise as it is in so many places .will definately return

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 7 October 2020 via mobile

I visited here today for some lunch based on all the good reviews. I had the Mediterranean tart and salad, it was ok, maybe the tart could have been a bit bigger. I had an americano but for my taste I would have preferred it...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 2 October 2020

Have been here twice over the last 18 months and like the place. We have been for tea and cake and for breakfast. The tea and cake were excellent, the breakfast was ok. They do not do a traditional full english and what they offer...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 29 September 2020

...if Dorothy were to click her heels...Vincent to paint a sunset....Frederi to write one more nocturne....Klimt to paint a tree of gold....you would find within the soul, the recipe for the Apple Tree's splendor.

Date of visit: August 2020
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naomi39439, Owner at Apple Tree Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2020

Thank you for taking the time to post this beautiful and thoughtful review. Referencing the Music and Art to be found at the Apple. People will either get this. Or not. Naomi x

Reviewed 28 September 2020

We've been having lunch and afternoon tea here for many years whilst on holiday in Minehead. We were disappointed that it was not open on Tuesday due to a change in working hours re: Covid. However we enjoyed a sit outside at the front of...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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naomi39439, Owner at Apple Tree Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2020

It's lovely to welcome back loyal visitors. I'm glad you found some relaxation in the Apple Tree Tea Garden. Thank you for returning to the Apple in these changeable tines. Yes, Apple used to be open 7-Days-A Week. HOWEVER, In 2020, Post- Covid-19 times, APPLE...More

Reviewed 22 September 2020 via mobile

We were delighted to find this quirky little tea room in Minehead. Not only did they do a gluten free cream tea, but they had FOUR vegan cake options! And we’re talking proper cake here: coffee cake, chocolate cake, lemon cake, carrot cake. I managed...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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naomi39439, Owner at Apple Tree Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2020

Wow, thank you. This is the sort of review that makes it all worth while for me! Yay! Thank you x

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Susie186400
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Response from naomi39439 | Property representative |
Dear Susie, I apologize for my delay in posting this reply to your Trip Advisor Question. The reason being, that we spoke on the phone so soon after, and you then came and had a lovely gluten-free afternoon at the Apple Tree... More
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Frequently Asked Questions about Apple Tree Tea Rooms
    Does Apple Tree Tea Rooms offer takeaway?
    Yes, Apple Tree Tea Rooms offers takeaway services.
    Does Apple Tree Tea Rooms offer delivery?
    Yes, Apple Tree Tea Rooms offers delivery services.
    How is Apple Tree Tea Rooms rated?
    Apple Tree Tea Rooms is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 5
    • Service: 5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 5