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Margaret's Rustic Tea Garden

Northcott Mouth, Bude EX23 9EG, England
+44 7747 537564
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good7%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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British, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Northcott Mouth, Bude EX23 9EG, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited a few year ago and they scones were out a packet they had run out of cream and the hot chocolates tasted like dishwater would not recommend

Thank Jessicatrotter02
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love to walk to Margaret's rustic tea rooms either across the top from Bude to Northcott Mouth, or we wait until the tide is fully out and then walk from Bude across the sand to Northcott Mouth where you will find Margaret's tea rooms...More

Thank Christine S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Tucked away at the back of Northcutt Mouth beach is an unassuming caravan and some tables and chairs in a picturesque garden, with a stream trickling through it. It’s a perfect setting for a scrummy cream tea that is as surprising as it is satisfying!...More

Thank Andy L
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Walked from Bude to Duckpool. On the return journey this lovely secret garden was like finding the gold at the end of the rainbow. Great cream tea in a beautiful setting. All of the ladies there were lovely and friendly. Thank you 😊.

Thank LadyChez69
Reviewed 16 August 2018

You will find the Rustic Tea Garden behind 'The Nook' and over the stone bridge, it's the static caravan. We were very warmly welcomed by the owner, presumably Margaret, and ordered two cream teas. Lashings of jam and cream and a nice big mug of...More

Thank dollychops
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Whilst staying in Bude, we visited Margaret's for a Cream Tea. She is a character, so friendly and funny! The beach is dog friendly all the time and is lovely when the tide is out. It's walkable to Margaret's from the beach, just down a...More

1  Thank Emily C
Reviewed 12 August 2018

More cream than scone. The ladies are LOVELY. This is quirky English Cream Tea at it's best. I've got to 50+ years old and this really is the memorable, delicious, charismatic, crazy decedant cream tea I have ever had. Thank you.

Thank Helen W
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

I visited based on the reviews, in the search for a good cream tea! Bit hard to get to in peak times due to small lanes and beach (more the way people park!) but well worth it! What a lovely little place, relaxing and great...More

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

The best Cornish cream tea in Bude if not Cornwall.just ask Margaret.The view from the tea gardens are superb.

Thank Tony K
Reviewed 26 July 2018

The tea garden is just a couple of hundred yards from the beach at Northcott Mouth beach. The garden is beautiful and more importantly the food is excellent.

Thank hucknall_traveler
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9 September 2018|
Response from dpg20162016 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, We are going to Bude next week and I am sure that we shall visit Margarets.....will let you know
23 May 2018|
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Response from bigdaddy4960 | Reviewed this property |
There are no vegan options. This is a proper Cornish outlet. No vegan at all!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
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10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Northcott Mouth, Bude EX23 9EG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Bude-Stratton  >  Bude
  • Phone Number: +44 7747 537564
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