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Stable Cottage Tea Room

Stable Cottage Stable Cottage, Triscombe TA4 3HG, England
+44 1984 618239
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Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good9%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (36 reviews)
“poached eggs” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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Stable Cottage Stable Cottage, Triscombe TA4 3HG, England
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11 - 20 of 106 reviews

Reviewed 28 August 2016

Reading all of the reviews from ‘very good’ to ‘terrible’ there seems to be a thread of unfriendliness on behalf of the staff and the signage running through them all. Might we respectfully suggest that the owner takes a good hard look at these and...More

1  Thank Haddocklady
TillyB444, Public Relations Manager at Stable Cottage Tea Room, responded to this review

Hello, thank you for taking the time to write a review and I am pleased to say that we have take your feedback on board and given all the teapots a thorough cleaning. They are now all sparklingly white! I hope that you come to...More

Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Visited the Stables on the Friday before bank holiday weekend. As always the cream tea, setting and service did not disappoint. We were seated promptly and had a choice of tables. We were served promptly and the cream tea arrived without delay. The scones were...More

Thank Julie B
TillyB444, Public Relations Manager at Stable Cottage Tea Room, responded to this review

Thank you so much, I am really happy to hear that you had such a lovely experience. I hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 12 August 2016

A lovely cream tea/savoury tea and cakes.Very friendly staff and nothing was too much trouble.A great view of the Quantocks from our table in the garden was an added bonus. .

Thank Hil15
TillyB444, Public Relations Manager at Stable Cottage Tea Room, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review, I am so glad that you enjoyed your visit! I hope to see you again soon! Stable Cottage

Reviewed 11 August 2016

Beautiful, location, shame they cant convert the stables in to sitting areas, would be a great selling point !, fast and polite service, BUT, the green plastic tables looked like they had come from out of a skip, and really uncomfortable, even though there is...More

Thank toptog2014
TillyB444, Public Relations Manager at Stable Cottage Tea Room, responded to this review

Hello, thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, we always appreciate feedback. However, on this occasion I find it difficult to understand exactly what we did to deserve your response, I will try to explain why this is. As you have...More

Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

This was our second visit, encouraged by our local family who love the views. Unfortunately this was a repeat of the rudeness of the unwelcoming lady (owner?) and discomfort you feel for being there and thinking that children are allowed to be seen and heard....More

1  Thank Trevor M
TillyB444, Public Relations Manager at Stable Cottage Tea Room, responded to this review

Dear Customer, Thank you for taking time to leave a review. As I have written to a response below the reason for the signs asking children to be supervised is due to a previous bad accident involving a child who ran into one of our...More

Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

I don't think I've ever had cream tea in such a beautiful place. The weather was gorgeous for us, we sat, enjoyed the scones and then read in our chairs. Could've stayed for ages. The menu is limited, but if you're after a cream tea,...More

Thank Alice C
Reviewed 25 July 2016

The tea rooms ere recommended to us by a friend who has stayed there many times. The weather was beautiful, so we were able to sit outside in the stunning garden, with fabulous views to the Quantock Hills. Between us we ordered 2 cheese scones...More

Thank Susanplus3
Hulkshay, Public Relations Manager at Stable Cottage Tea Room, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words, and for taking the trouble to submit a review. It has made our day to know that you had 'the best cream tea ever' and we hope you can come back again very soon.

Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful surroundings (if you disregard all the notices) and many characterful rooms (in which you're not encouraged to linger) in a fine old stable block. We couldn't help but feel that the quaint old-fashioned decor was echoed by Victorian attitudes towards modern families. No fewer...More

1  Thank CallumJapan
TillyB444, Public Relations Manager at Stable Cottage Tea Room, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your review and I am very glad you enjoyed the cream tea, but I'm sorry that you found your visit unpleasant. I will therefore try and address your issues so that you and others know that the signs asking children to...More

Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

My friends were down from London and one Sunday we were craving a cream tea and I knew the perfect place!! It was such a beautiful day and perfect to sit outside. The views in the gardens are amazing and so pretty. We were all...More

Thank Lauren J
TillyB444, Public Relations Manager at Stable Cottage Tea Room, responded to this review

What a lovely review, thank you so much. We put a lot of love and care into the food and the gardens so it is great to hear that our customers love them too!

Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

We live locally and tried The Stable for the first time this weekend. We sat outside in the sun, surrounded by lush garden plants in flower. We had the cream tea, my wife had gluten free scones which she said were the best she's ever...More

Thank Bill H
TillyB444, Public Relations Manager at Stable Cottage Tea Room, responded to this review

Thank you! It's great to hear that the gluten free scones received such high praise. Hope you come and see us again soon.

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marwill17
Do we need to book for Mothering Sunday?
26 March 2017|
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Response from Hulkshay | Property representative |
Hello, so sorry didn't see your question until now. No, no need to book (if you haven't already been). We are open until 5.30 pm
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Tauntonteresa
Can you take dogs?
23 August 2016|
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Response from TillyB444 | Property representative |
Yes, dogs are welcome in the garden if they are on a lead.
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Karenyard
Is it wheelchair accessible?
18 August 2016|
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Response from TillyB444 | Property representative |
Yes, if you wish to sit inside please drive through to the stable yard and park by the porch on the right hand side. Making the distance into the tea rooms much shorter. If you wish to sit outside please park in the main... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Good for
View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
14:00 - 17:30
Tuesday
14:00 - 17:30
Wednesday
14:00 - 17:30
Thursday
14:00 - 17:30
Friday
14:00 - 17:30
Saturday
14:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stable Cottage Stable Cottage, Triscombe TA4 3HG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Triscombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1984 618239
Description
Established over 30 years ago, Stable Cottage is situated at the foot of the Quantock Hills with stunning views over the Quantock Hills. Our speciality is Cream Teas, with home made scones, locally sourced clotted cream and jam, with a pot of tea, coffee or hot chocolate. We also offer delicious High Teas with poached or boiled home produced free-range eggs; home made fruit cake; hot buttered tea cakes or toast.