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The Old School House Tea Rooms

1 Back Street, Abbotsbury, Weymouth DT3 4JP, England
+44 1305 871808
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good41%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (29 reviews)
“homity pie” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1 Back Street, Abbotsbury, Weymouth DT3 4JP, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Was looking for our first tea room and chose this one. Well stopped heree what a good choice, nice staff older couple and lovely to speak to and get advise for the best way for eating scone, jam and clotted cream. 1 Jam first then...More

Thank jellymallow
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We chanced upon The Old School House at the end of a walk along the coast after visiting the Sub-tropical Gardens. We were lucky, as we almost turned back thinking the village had nothing to offer the weary walker. How wrong we were! The tea...More

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 5 days ago

We only popped in for an end of walk cuppa but it's good old fashioned leaf tea with a strainer and a pot of hot water to top it up. Lovely. The cake selection is grand and they come in slices the size of the...More

Thank GregPurnell
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We called in here for an early light lunch. It is a lovely building with a cute garden area full of flowering plants. It is a traditional tea room and serves traditional teas and lunches, etc all of which appear to be home baked and...More

Thank peetajohn
Reviewed 1 September 2017

This delightful tea room served lovely food; we sat in a sweet garden but there were two inside rooms too. The staff were helpful and friendly . The Homity Pie was just wonderful and thoroughly recommended.

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely surroundings and the garden is beautiful and so we could take the dogs and the scones were very light. There were also good savoury options. Lovely smell of baking when we arrived.

Thank Babybirdie
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This tea shop is perfect! From the chintzy decor to the welcoming staff it is no surprise that the food is first class. In a county which suffers from kitchens that close at 2:30 it was a joy to eat a late lunch and my...More

Thank AphPatt
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

A proper tea room where you can indulge in the past. Lovely pictures and framed newspapers on wall, lots of tables but never felt packed and intrusive. Decent value for money (£6 odd for two scones, jam, cream and butter). Tea lovely (no tea bags...More

Thank Simon M
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Lovely old world tea rooms and nice china,everyone was very pleasant and helpful,lovely refreshing pot of tea.

Thank Anne H
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful cream tea with a nice pot of tea. It's also a good place for lunch or morning coffee. Lovely ambiance.

Thank Jenny B
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Back Street, Abbotsbury, Weymouth DT3 4JP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Weymouth  >  Abbotsbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 871808
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