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A dream of running my own Tea Room has finally come true here in the lovely market town of Swadlincote. We hope you are able to feel comfortable and relaxed in our homely setting. "May laughter, gossiping and contentment be yours!" We serve a selection of hot and cold beverages, scrumptious cakes, light bites and lunches, all served on vintage crockery. Whether you are looking for a relaxed place for lunch, afternoon tea or a place to celebrate a special occasion, you will not be disappointed with our homely setting.
US$4 - US$11
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Cafe, British
Reservations, Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 27 October 2020

My favourite Tea Room in Swadlincote. The food is excellent. The room has a lovely character and atmosphere. The staff are very friendly. My personal favourites are the cakes and scones, but all the food is of a high quality. I go regularly. Everything is...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 26 October 2020

Visited the tea room recently and really enjoyed our time there. The ladies that run it are so warm and welcoming. The food was excellent, all freshly prepared, so tasty and very well presented all on vintage crockery. Home baked goods were beautiful. Would highly...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 20 October 2020 via mobile

love it here, staff are so lovely and friendly , food is amazing and so fresh, so clean and covid secure,we can never wait for our next visit.

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 14 October 2020 via mobile

My wife and I took our daughter to The bluebell tea room to celebrate her birthday and had the vintage afternoon tea. I have to say the variety and standard of the food was exceptional, as was the service. A good selection of sandwiches, savouries,...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 3 October 2020 via mobile

we went and had our Mothers Day Treat today!! (postponed due to covid) and what a treat it was!!! As usual, the ladies we're cheerful and welcoming, the cafe bright, pretty, cosy and absolutely spotless and last but certainly not least, the sparkling afternoon tea...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 15 September 2020

Visited here with my daughter on the 15th of september, the food and atmosphere was absolutely amazing as usual! Will definitely be coming back again soon

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 5 September 2020

Had a lovely afternoon tea with the bestie. Lots of Prosecco and food was amazing. Lovely atmosphere, will definitely be back x

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 4 September 2020 via mobile

A lovely lunch with my friend. The sisters who run this cafe are friendly and welcoming. The food was served nicely and was tasty. Highly recommend the lemon and raspberry cake and carrot cake

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 27 August 2020

Really fresh, tasty and great value. Lovely selection of sandwiches and cakes. Couldn’t manage it all but they happily packaged the leftovers to take home. Will definitely go again.

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 25 August 2020 via mobile

After having these wonderful ladies make my sons birthday cheesecake and it being the best I have ever tasted I decided to take my mum & aunty for an impromptu afternoon tea. It was delightful. Tasty sandwiches, little cheese tart, sausage roll, salads & then...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Response from Willywills63 | Reviewed this property |
It is on the same street but you have to enter it from the main road. I think it is on the site of a working men's club.
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Bluebell Tea Room
    Does The Bluebell Tea Room offer takeaway?
    Yes, The Bluebell Tea Room offers takeaway services.
    Does The Bluebell Tea Room offer delivery?
    Yes, The Bluebell Tea Room offers delivery services.
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    The Bluebell Tea Room is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 5
    • Service: 5
    • Value: 5