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Kavanagh's Tea Room

2 Church Passage, Oakham LE15 6DR, England
+44 1572 868570
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good13%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“scones” (16 reviews)
“cake” (14 reviews)
“eclairs” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
2 Church Passage, Oakham LE15 6DR, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We only wanted a drink and a snack. Atmosphere and decor is lovely. Staff very friendly. Steps in and out very steep and disabled have difficulties. Staff do however realise this is a problem and offer support when entering and leaving if they see you...More

Thank Sue T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very pleasant and quaint cafe in which the staff were polite and friendly.The tea was nicely served in traditional china cups and saucers which were enchanting but the choice of cakes were very disappointing. It was a Saturday afternoon and there was little choice, possibly...More

2  Thank Connieb1992
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I visit Kavanagh’s every time we stay in Oakham. Claire and Martin are the loveliest hosts and nothing is too much trouble. They both share a true passion for their tearoom and it shows in their wonderful food and the atmosphere. We...More

Thank Chloe B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautifully set out, friendly staff, great china-probably the worst cup of tea I have had in a long time. Poor selection of cakes

1  Thank Jane M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went to a murder mystery evening with friends at Kavanaghs, which we all really enjoyed. Claire, Martin and team were the perfect hosts and we had a great time. Food was excellent, as was the service. Can’t wait to come back during the day...More

Thank sarahanddarren
Reviewed 29 September 2018

I normally visit Kavanagh's tearoom during the day for coffee & cake or lunch - great selection of homemade cakes, scones and healthy lunches. Last night I came with. my husband to Kavanagh's special vegan night and despite none of us being vegan, we absolutely...More

Thank ElliDean
Reviewed 9 September 2018

After 3 years away, we visited this tearoom to find it had changed hands. Coffee did not even taste like coffee, weak and not properly infused. The fruit cake slice was dry. The memory of the big beautiful cakes from the last time we were...More

2  Thank Jacqsprat
Reviewed 2 September 2018

This is a quaint little tea room with a great range of different teas and a varied menu. We were very impressed that the whole menu could be made as gluten free if requested. Waiting staff couldn't do enough for us - I asked whether...More

Thank MyHumbleOpinion_88
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Visited with friends and family, including two 1 year olds. The tea room was beautiful, but not suitable for little ones. High chairs were supplied, but table was packed with fine China side plates and tea cups just asking to be played with! We all...More

2  Thank Emma M
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Not much choice of cake, basically one rhubarb and vanilla which was ok, not much rhubarb though. We sat outside which was quite a way for staff to deliver. Hot chocolate and tea lovely, as were the friendly staff. Some nicer cake and a choice...More

1  Thank Ravenshead
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Betty B
3 November 2017|
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Response from Schuwi | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure sorry you will need to contact them
Peter B
5 August 2017|
Response from MartynB341 | Property representative |
hi Peter, thank you for you enquirie. I have uploaded a photo of the menu to our page on Tripadvisor advisor for you to peruse at your leisure. All the best Kavanaghs Tea Room
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Buffet, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
19:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 17:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Church Passage, Oakham LE15 6DR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Rutland  >  Oakham
  • Phone Number: +44 1572 868570
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