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Middleton Post Office Tea Parlour

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


Cafe, British
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Brunch
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Reviewed 16 December 2018 via mobile

Wonderful unique setting, delicious food for the price, welcoming attentive service. Can’t thank you enough for the trouble you went to to cater for our dietary needs. E mails beforehand to book and discuss made us feel like we weren’t being a pain and for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 8 December 2018

Hey Cake Fans. I'm not going to talk about cake today. Although see below for "when weakness fails me"* and I ended up finishing this meal with - well - read on... Soooo. After we had the sensational Christmas Afternoon Tea last week at Middleton...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank CakeyStu
staceybrigham, General Manager at Middleton Post Office Tea Parlour, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2018

Thank you for your wonderful review. Hope to see you again in the future.

Reviewed 12 October 2018

We booked afternoon tea on the first occasion we went there. It was so beautifully served on vintage china, loose leaf tea with a strainer, cake forks and tea knives it was a pleasure to be there and so reasonably priced. The food was excellent...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank flowerlady64
staceybrigham, Guest Relations Manager at Middleton Post Office Tea Parlour, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2018

Hello Thank you so much for your review. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 6 October 2018

An 'old fashioned' style tea-shop - in appearance only! The food is superb and beautifully presented. If we are ever within 20 miles of Middleton we always go here. There serve more than cheese scones!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank diktoo
Reviewed 14 September 2018

a charming 40s themed tea room with proper leaf tea and tea strainers. Great service and our scones had just come out of the oven!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 505terrybell
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Had Afternoon Tea on recommendation from a friend. Excellent choice and certainly not disappointed. Whilst my husband and friend had ordinary tea I had the most refreshing flower green tea direct from China. What a treat. Will be back.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank angelastocks
Reviewed 30 July 2018

My daughters took me here for my birthday excellent choice! service was first class the tables were set up lovely in a charming room! tea was served with sandwiches then when we had the cakes we got a fresh pot of tea! warm scones with...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Campanellis
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

I visited here with my sisters, mum and niece for a birthday afternoon tea and it was exceptional! Everything's seemed to be freshly made, the scones were warm and the choice of cakes was amazing. The decor, dinging clock, immaculate tea set and crockery, and...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Rachel C
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

This is our second visit here for afternoon tea, we certainly were not disappointed ! We took our 4 year old granddaughter and her mum with us for a special treat. Abigail was absolutely delighted to see her ‘child size afternoon tea’ all set out...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Vanessa W
Reviewed 19 July 2018

We took afternoon tea here on a lovely sunny day. We did reserve a table which I would recommend. Our tea was served in a lovely set with a large teapot and hot water pot. The afternoon tea started with egg mayonnaise, ham and cucumber...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Snapplegrape
Gareth F, Public Relations Manager at Middleton Post Office Tea Parlour, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2018

Good Afternoon Thank you for the review and I am glad you enjoyed your stay. With regards to your feedback, the sandwich selection in the afternoon tea can be altered on request if there is a different selection that you would prefer, but we understand...More

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29 July 2018|
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Response from F1LoverAnn | Reviewed this property |
Only guide dogs.
18 March 2018|
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Response from Glynis T | Reviewed this property |
Hi I don't know the post office / cafe opening times We had a light lunch in the cafe one cold Sunday in January The post office part was obviously closed. Hope this helps
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2 July 2017|
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Response from Stacey B | Reviewed this property |
afternoon tea is £10.50 per person three types of sandwiches ham,cucumber and egg mayonnaise. two dainty scones with jam and clotted cream. mini Victoria sponge, cranberry caramel and yogurt slice, Yorkshire tea loaf with... More
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