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Penny's Tea Shop

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The Bank, Barnard Castle, England
+44 1833 637634
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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The Bank, Barnard Castle, England
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Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Came for lunch today after researching dog friendly cafes, Penny's alongside others came up in the search engine. Penny's was the one with best reviews on food. We were told we could sit anywhere we liked with our pup, we chose upstairs as it was...More

Thank Danielle G
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Lovely cosy tea shop. Reasonably priced. Whole gluten free menu (that tastes really nice!) Somewhere me and my friends regularly go. Definitely recommend.

Thank Kirsty2503
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

While visiting the area for a walk, we chose this cafe as it looked a bit more welcoming than some of the others in the area. It was Sunday after with plenty of customers, still managed to find a table though. Good range of food...More

Thank Kenven16
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Been fishing and fancied a nice cup of tea and cake did not disappoint. Nice choice and meals looked good too

Thank StuartWflyfisher
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Dog friendly +++. Jasper even got a dog biscuit! The menu looked so good I had trouble deciding what to have and the range of cakes and bakes on display was fabulous. The inside was comfy and cosy and large enough for the other diners...More

Thank Jasper448
Reviewed 12 January 2017

A very pleasant visit to Penny's tea shop. We only had coffee and cake but both were very good and the piece of cake was huge and very reasonably priced. Dog friendly is always good as we often travel with our two basset hounds. Overall...More

Thank Ash-Fleetwood
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Could not get in a the cafe we chose so wandered down the road a saw Penny's, tearoom, so glad that we had lunch here. I chose the quiche of the day which was Wensleydale cheese and was large individual and very tasty, served with...More

Thank Ellen C
Reviewed 19 December 2016

We went in at around 2pm on a Sunday. We have been before and have always found it pleasant. This time my partner had the turkey dinner. He could not fault it and thought the huge portion of real turkey (not the processed slices you...More

Thank ann a
Reviewed 16 December 2016

We stopped here for lunch on the recommendation of a friend. We chose the two course lunch for £13 and this included Christmas Fayre. There were lots of other menu choices to suit all appetites and budgets. Waitress service and the food was amazing. I...More

Thank Whamchick
Reviewed 6 November 2016

We have been to Penny's many times. The food is always good and fresh and quite reasonable. The meringues are gorgeous!

Thank Dawn-Carl
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Response from Edwardo C | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Bank, Barnard Castle, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Barnard Castle
  • Phone Number: +44 1833 637634
Fab tea shop serving tea & scones/cakes all the way through to full meals
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