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| 4 South Crescent, Ground Floor, Seaham SR7 7HD, England
+44 191 513 1077
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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“quiche” (15 reviews)
“cake” (24 reviews)
“sandwiches” (19 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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| 4 South Crescent, Ground Floor, Seaham SR7 7HD, England
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Reviewed yesterday

I purchased a Wowcher voucher as a gift for a family members birthday, sadly whenever we tried to call the restaurant we could not get in contact with them as they fail to answer the phone. I also tried to contact them via email and...More

2  Thank lucydrape
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I bought a afternoon tea from groupon to take my granny to roobarb and custard for her birthday.i rang up to book and was told i they have no tables and that they are fully book until the 12th of june. That is the day...More

2  Thank nicolaaldo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just returned from having afternoon tea here with my husband. Was a bit worried because of some of the recent posts but very happy to say our worries were completely unfounded. We had a lovely tea....sandwiches, quiche, fruit and cheese scones, mini chocolate brownies, mini...More

2  Thank christopdog11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had afternoon tea here with my husband. It was probably the best one we have had locally. Everything was lovely and fresh with very generous sized sandwiches, quiche and scones. The cakes were delicious too. Only one thing let them down. On asking for a...More

2  Thank sheila g
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great afternoon at Roobarb and custard food was great a modern take with old fashioned values the bread for the sandwiches was chunky and well baked. The rest of the afternoon tea was fab and plenty of tea too. Great atmosphere, clean and the service...More

1  Thank brian c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked the two Afternoon Teas with cocktails using a half price voucher. The food was ready for us when we arrived and was served on a miniature wooden picnic bench just as shown in the images on their website. This was not your normal...More

1  Thank John D
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

I went here with my husband and two grown up children. It was my son's birthday. We had the afternoon tea and my son who doesn't eat meat was given his on a separate stand. Nothing was too much trouble. The food was plentiful and...More

2  Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Myself and My partner had Afternoon Tea here yesterday we were very impressed with the quality of the food which was served on a mini picnic bench which was a very quirky touch we thought.There were sandwiches,quiches,fruit&cheese scones,mini cheesecakes,a brownie,flapjacks,two slices of cake then a...More

2  Thank mackemjo
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

no organisation or communication .cream teas ...worst i have ever had.bread dried out.scones rock hard all served in wooden trays..are these legal?they were of dirty appearance.cakes just squashed in another tray not appetising at all.i complained..girl behind counter said she did not like my tone..!!really.?.we...More

1  Thank Mary B
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Visited here for the second time and found it to be much the same - nothing ‘out of this world’ but certainly not shabby either. It’s just perfectly fine. Last time we had an afternoon picnic table for 3 but this time we went for...More

1  Thank SuperSonic1979
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Julie R
28 July 2016|
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Response from Ashleigh C | Reviewed this property |
Yeah you need to pre book, the prices differ on the two different types of afternoon tea think one includes alcohol and the other one doesnt.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | 4 South Crescent, Ground Floor, Seaham SR7 7HD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Seaham
  • Phone Number: +44 191 513 1077
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