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| 4 South Crescent, Ground Floor, Seaham SR7 7HD, England
+44 191 513 1077
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“quiche” (17 reviews)
“sandwiches” (20 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 1 week ago via mobile

We have visited several times before so my daughter asked to go for brunch on her birthday (23rd December). It was busy & a party had been booked in but despite this we had a great seat/table, delicious food and the staff were so helpful...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank FamilIes2
Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

This is a very warm and welcoming coffee shop at the coast of Seaham. It is just set slightly apart from the Main Street of bars and coffee shops, but certainly worth walking along a little bit further, because it welcomes people walking their dogs....More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank AlexaK0309
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Wonderful place amazing cocktails well worth the vist, had a mojito and the Chocolate Cake tasted beautiful I would definitely go again 😀

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Amazing cocktails and cakes! Staff are very friendly and welcoming. We had, candy floss gin and tonic, mojito, martinis ect 😁

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank lydia_marshall
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Rhubarb and Custard is the place I usually always meet my friend for food and a coffee and have also had afternoon tea here many times. Over the last few months the quality of the food has become poorer - in particular the cakes are...More

Date of visit: August 2018
3  Thank louisegn5
Reviewed 23 June 2018

My partner and I had a voucher for afternoon tea which included either a glass of prosecco or a cocktail. We were seated at our table by a very pleasant young lady. Soon afterwards we were asked if we would like a coffee or a...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank James C
Reviewed 20 June 2018

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

Date of visit: June 2018
4  Thank lucydrape
Reviewed 6 June 2018 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

Date of visit: October 2017
2  Thank nicolaaldo
Reviewed 4 June 2018

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

Date of visit: June 2018
2  Thank christopdog11
Reviewed 28 May 2018

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

Date of visit: May 2018
2  Thank sheila g
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2 October 2018|
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Response from mackemjo | Reviewed this property |
Yes whilst I was there dining there was two separate couples in with their dogs it is dog friendly.
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
Kids, Child-friendly, 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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