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Primrose Cottage Tea Rooms

Lustleigh, Lustleigh, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 9TJ, England
+44 1647 277365
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  • Excellent90%
  • Very good4%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (36 reviews)
“fruit” (14 reviews)
“cake” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Lustleigh, Lustleigh, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 9TJ, England
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Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

We come here fairly regularly with our toddler (usually just for cake and a drink) and have done since she was fairly small. We have always enjoyed it and as they are closing for the season soon we thought we'd pop in for lunch (and...More

1  Thank CarolineHudson1982
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Comparable with Bettys in Yorkshire in terms of afternoom tea but more relaxed and great fot walkers. Cakes and scones are home made. Portions are large and good value. Always a highlight of a visit to Devon

Thank David H
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Called by to have an afternoon tea, great place for a snack great choice of teas, scones are lovely. Very nice cafe lovely garden when the weather permits.

Thank Alank939
Reviewed 2 October 2018

First visit to Lustleigh for a couple of years and pleased to see the tea rooms open! On our last visit it was closed and looking very sad, but now it looks good and it was good. Two of us had soup + cheese scones...More

Thank bjs409
Reviewed 30 September 2018

If you are in Devon and want to experience the joy of a proper cream tea, this is the place to visit. Homemade scones (fruit or plain), warm because they have just been baked, homemade strawberry jam and a generous helping of clotted cream complemented...More

Thank enguarde
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Beautiful experience. We sat in the lovely tiered garden, each table private and secluded, in the early Autumn Sun. This is a gem located in a stunning spot. The tearoom owner gave personal attention and detail to our order. Wonderfully relaxed but with an 'extra...More

Thank Raeeholmes
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely little tea rooms 10 minutes off the A38 - so much nicer than the services - I had warm spiced apple cake with clotted cream - yum - the lunches looked lovely and all home made and very generous - tucked away in a...More

Thank Angeltraveller777
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Please share this photograph of the Tearooms winter opening hours. Be sure to pop in,before this lovely Tearooms closes for their well deserved winter break.

2  Thank EmLouFoodie
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Such a pretty, spotlessly clean tearoom. Beautiful lunch with a wonderful variety in the salad. Very friendly staff and all at a reasonable price.

Thank Angela L
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Have witnessed the rise and fall of the Primrose for longer than I care to remember !! was there 10 days ago and again yesterday. It is wonderful to find that it is, once again, a tremendous place to visit. An extremely warm welcome, spotlessly...More

Thank AMickyfinn
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2 November 2018|
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Response from primrosecottaget2017 | Property representative |
I’m sorry but we are now closed for our winter holiday. We reopen on the 6th March 2019. Many thanks for you enquiry and hopefully we’ll see you next year.
25 March 2018|
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Response from primrosecottaget2017 | Property representative |
I’m sorry we don’t reserve tables.
Louise A
10 August 2017|
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Response from primrosecottaget2017 | Property representative |
Yes, we are dog friendly!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$14
Brunch, Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Waitstaff, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lustleigh, Lustleigh, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 9TJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmoor National Park  >  Lustleigh
  • Phone Number: +44 1647 277365
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We offer a warm welcome and selection of homemade cakes, cream teas and light lunches. Well behaved dogs are welcome in the Tearooms and gardens. We are now closed for our winter break and will reopen on March 6th 2019
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