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Whithorn House Tea Room

St John's Street, Whithorn, Scotland
+44 1988 501081
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
18 Apr 2017
“EXCELLENT CAKES and SERVICE with a SMILE!”
20 Mar 2017
“Coffee on a cold day”
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CUISINES
Cafe, British
PRICE
££ - £££
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Service
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LOCATION
St John's Street, Whithorn, Scotland
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

This small tea room is part of the Whithorn Experience. Drinks, snacks and cakes are served throughout the day. Most of the cakes are homemade are are TERRIFIC! We could not test them all (pity) but those we tried were scrumptious! It is well worth...More

Thank davenottinghamGB
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Nice coffee and cake selection, with great selection of books. Each room had a different feel to it depending on what was on the bookshelves

Thank karenmarj
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Every time we drive past this establishment it is always shut, does it ever open I wonder? Today's drive past revealed a distinct lack of signage, have they shut permanently?

Thank Wandererjon
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

We happened accross this establishment and we were really pleased that we did. They take great pride in the finer things and an informative menu explained to us mortals the nuances of the tea and drinks they provide. Even though the communication between staff seemed...More

Thank TinyTimBerry
Reviewed 14 September 2015

If you are in this area of D & G you will find that it is not easy to get a good cup of coffee or tea, well look no further, it is an enjoyable experience with great food, not the cheapest place but you...More

Thank Steve B
WhithornHouse, Owner at Whithorn House Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2015

Aw thank you so much for that lovely review. We do try to pride ourselves on giving a great service with lovely food within the area. I hope it was something a little different from a normal tea room experience. Claire our cook will be...More

Reviewed 25 August 2015

Our family was on the way to the Isle of Whithorn. A stop at the Tea Room was perfectly timed for lunch. Everyone was gastronomically satisfied. The homemade tomato hit the spot! Dessert - a piece of lemon sponge - was perfection.

Thank mytrulyitchyfoot
WhithornHouse, Owner at Whithorn House Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2015

Thank you for visiting us here at our tea room and an even bigger thank you for taking time out to do such a nice review. I'm so pleased you enjoyed your food. Molly

Reviewed 4 August 2015

After being delayed in another establishment in town we arrived here just after 3pm in the hope of a late lunch and were not disappointed. Although hot food was only available up until 3pm the waitress gladly agreed to serve us soup, sandwich and scone...More

Thank skelghyl
WhithornHouse, Owner at Whithorn House Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2015

We hope you visit us again and thank you for your kind review.

Reviewed 4 August 2015

A scone with cream & jam is £2.95. A cream tea consisting of scone with cream & jam and a pot of tea costs £6.95 Most expensive cup of tea I have ever had.More

1  Thank sheena520
WhithornHouse, Owner at Whithorn House Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2015

Thank you for bringing our attention to this, there has clearly been a mistake with the pricing of your food. We were on holiday until 5th August ourselves as owners so this review as owners is very disappointing. I hope you enjoyed your food as...More

Reviewed 3 August 2015

We visited the Tea Rooms on two consecutive days; On the first occasion with our dog, we sat outside in the well presented gardens with views out to the coast. Our coffees were brought out to us with a couple of treats for the dog,...More

Thank Anthony S
WhithornHouse, Owner at Whithorn House Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2015

I glad you enjoyed your food and our tea room, please pop back in when your back in Whithorn.

Reviewed 16 June 2015

We visited Whithorn a House Tea Room yesterday for a light lunch. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The choices of sandwich fillings were different and my haggis and cheese toastie was delicious. My partner's chilli was well served with rice and he was...More

Thank Alexandra C
WhithornHouse, Owner at Whithorn House Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2015

Thank you for taking the time to review us. I'm so glad you enjoyed your time here and hope to see you soon.

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Restaurant Details

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Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 16:00
Monday
10:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 16:00
Thursday
10:00 - 16:00
Friday
10:00 - 16:00
Saturday
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St John's Street, Whithorn, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Whithorn
  • Phone Number: +44 1988 501081
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