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The Garden Tea Room

Bank Croft | Dale Road Over Haddon, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1JE, England
+44 1629 810595
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  • Excellent95%
  • Very good3%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“coffee cake” (25 reviews)
“cakes” (132 reviews)
“treacle tart” (15 reviews)
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British, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Bank Croft | Dale Road Over Haddon, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1JE, England
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Reviewed 6 July 2016

Found this tea room by chance while walking in the peaks, FANTASTIC home made cakes and tea, the people who own this place are vary welcoming and evan keep treats for the dog and after a lovely walk by the river what a nice treat,...More

2  Thank Oldschoolcat
Karen C, Owner at The Garden Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2016

We're pleased you found us and enjoyed the tea and cake's. Thank you for giving us a lovely review, we appreciate it very much. We always have treats for visiting dog's and try to stop our little Scotties from stealing them but Maisie isn't called...More

Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Very friendly service. Great views. Friendly scotty dogs and the biggest cakes we have eaten. The secret is the very light sponge which means that it's not too heavy. Perfect.More

1  Thank Neale8
Karen C, Owner at The Garden Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2016

Thank you Neale for taking the time and trouble to give us a lovely review we very much appreciate your kind comments. We're pleased you enjoyed your stop of with us and you liked the cake and the lovely views, hopefully you will have the...More

Reviewed 10 June 2016

We visited here after reading review of TripAdvisor and were not disappointed. The Garden Tea Room is just lovely - fantastic home baked cakes, great coffee and lovely people. The gardens surrounding the tea room and the view are simply stunning, it is just so...More

1  Thank Ali332015
Karen C, Owner at The Garden Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2016

Thank you so much for your lovely and kind review, we're so pleased you made the effort to visit us and were not disappointed. The views of the Lathkill Dale are lovely and I hope it was a nice sunny day for you, Mark and...More

Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

If ever you're out Over Haddon way or strolling through Lathkill Dale, then be sure to visit the Garden Tea Room and enjoy one of the best kept secrets that the Peak National Park has to offer. The owners have opened up their home to...More

1  Thank Jamie O
Karen C, Owner at The Garden Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2016

Mark and I are not only grateful for the lovely and kind review but also would like to say thank you so very much for the beautiful sign Jamie made us as a gift for the Tea Room. We are still overwhelmed by the effort...More

Reviewed 30 May 2016

We were recomended to visit here and what a little gem nothing too much trouble lovely setting great cakes and drinks I had hot chocolate with cream. Delicious we will deffinatly be going backMore

Thank Kathleen D
Karen C, Owner at The Garden Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2016

We're so pleased you were not disappointed with your visit to us. Thank you so much for taking the time to give a lovely review, we appreciate it .We hope you have the chance to visit us again when next in the area. Thank you...More

Reviewed 25 May 2016

First found out about this little haven almost 2 years ago and have just been twice in the last 2 days. Once again had a lovely big piping hot pot of tea and a very generous portion of delicious homemade cake, had to fight off...More

1  Thank tracy b
Karen C, Owner at The Garden Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2016

Thank you again for another kind and lovely review, as always we appreciate it. I did have my eye on the last piece of coconut cake but unfortunatly someone got there first, please don't feel guilty x Teddy is always pleased to receive a cuddle...More

Reviewed 25 May 2016

We were recommended to visit following a stay at Bolehill Farm Cottages and what a GREAT recommendation this was! A home on a hill .... just down from the car park in Over Haddon .... down the lane which leads into Lathkil Dale. VERY dog...More

1  Thank Kay M
Karen C, Owner at The Garden Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2016

Thank you so much for your lovely and kind review, Mark and I very much appreciate you taking the time and trouble. We're so pleased you enjoyed your visit to us and liked the cake, tea and surroundings so much. We hope you have the...More

Reviewed 23 May 2016

I have really given up writing reviews but this place deserves recognition (but not too much because we don't want to find we can't get in next time). We went there yesterday having been warned by neighbours that one slice of cake would between two....More

1  Thank Adrian B
Karen C, Owner at The Garden Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2016

Thank you so much for the very kind words and the lovely review, we always appreciate anyone who takes the time and trouble. We're so pleased you enjoyed the cake and your dog enjoyed the biscuit's. It is lovely sitting on the terrace in the...More

Reviewed 18 May 2016

Enjoyed a much needed sustaining cake and coffee following extensive local walk. Wonderful range of excellent cakes and tea served in tea pots with style by the hostess.More

1  Thank LizSky
Karen C, Owner at The Garden Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2016

We're so pleased you enjoyed your stop off with us and thank you very much for the lovely review, we appreciate it. We're pleased you liked the cakes and tea and hope you can visit us again when next in the area we look forward...More

Reviewed 17 May 2016

This is, without any doubt, quite simply the best chocolate cake that my husband has ever tasted - and he has tasted plenty and is by his own admission 'a bit of a fussy git'. The coconut cake was also to die for and then...More

2  Thank Orient-fan-101
Karen C, Owner at The Garden Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2016

We're so pleased you enjoyed the Chocolate cake it's taken a long time to get the recipe right so that we're happy to put the cake on the table.The coconut cake and coffee cake are both very popular and I always hope there's a piece...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 17:30
Thursday
11:00 - 17:30
Friday
11:00 - 17:30
Saturday
11:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bank Croft | Dale Road Over Haddon, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1JE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Bakewell
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 810595
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Description
We are a small open air Tea Room set in the Derbyshire countryside overlooking the Peak National Park. The Tea Room is set on our terrace with seating for 24. All of our cakes are home made in our kitchen using local produce and the best ingredients. We serve a variety of coffees and various tea's including fruit, green and decaf tea. We also have a selection of cold drinks. We try to cater for customers who require gluten free by providing at least one cake which is gluten free. Dogs are very welcome with fresh water and dog biscuits provided. You can find us by heading from the village,down Dale Road towards the Dale, past St Annes Church on the left, we are located on the right hand side of the lane, we do have a sign out but if you have difficulty finding us please give us a call and we will come and find you.X
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