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Reviewed 1 week ago

Whilst eating an afternoon tea from this place, disaster struck.. biting into a rock solid mint tiffin cake my tooth completely broke off my denture, never happened before with anything I have eaten. Customer service not very good, and very patronising display from management. I...More

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have just received a Mother's Day afternoon tea for two. I am absolutely delighted with both the presentation and the quality of the sandwiches and cakes within the box. Colour coordinated napkins, rose petals, butterflies, mother's Day tag and ribbon finished the presentation of...More

Date of visit: March 2021
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Nora G, Owner at Tilly Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely encouraging review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your Mother's day treat, we enjoyed putting them together and they turned out to be the most popular special we have ever made. It was a...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Writing another review about this fabulous tearoom! We usually come to Tilly Tearoom when visiting my sister & family who live nearby and we are missing our visits due to lockdown. However I was gifted your lovely homemade soup, fab soda bread and the best...More

Date of visit: February 2021
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Nora G, Owner at Tilly Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

That is lovely that you managed to enjoy some of your favourites - albeit takeaway! Our millionaires shortbread is a big favourite and we include in every afternoon tea, we have even made a couple of wedding cakes with it! Thanks again and look forward...More

Reviewed 16 January 2021

I was really looking forward to my high tea. Sandwiches were lovely and fresh, crisps fresh and crispy. Scones first one was lovely, but the second one when I bit into it , there was a long blonde hair, yeuch it wasn’t very pleasant also...More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Nora G, Owner at Tilly Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2021

A very disappointing review and I can only apologise. I wouldn’t like to have found a hair in my scone either but occasionally human mistakes happen. I just wish you had contacted us and we would have been able to apologise, refund or replace your...More

Reviewed 6 January 2021

Didn't think Tilly Tearooms would be open so to find out they are doing takeaways only from 10am to 2pm at the moment, has made the beginning of the new year under lockdown seem a little brighter. Well done Tilly Tearooms for finding a way...More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Nora G, Owner at Tilly Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2021

What a lovely title, we all look for little positives where we can find them and I am glad you are finding one with us 🌈☀️

Reviewed 10 November 2020 via mobile

Sami cafè off the main street. No wheelchair access, disabled may struggle with about 3 steps access. Took our temperature before access. Socially distanced tables prompt service they do ask you to stay no longer than an hour in the current climate due to limited...More

Date of visit: November 2020
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Nora G, Owner at Tilly Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2021

Thank you for taking time to write us a review. We have been challenged by the restrictions as our tearoom is so small but we appreciate your support and glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 27 October 2020

We went in about half eleven and were fortunate to get a table as most were booked so if you plan to go book ahead if you can. You will not be disappointed. My wife and I both had soup, lentil for me while my...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Nora G, Owner at Tilly Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2021

Thank you for the glowing review. We are absolutely delighted that you enjoyed your visit so much you have left such an excellent review. I hope you will have an opportunity to visit again.

Reviewed 19 October 2020

Our 2 granddaughters obtained an afternoon tea for both of us to celebrate my husbands birthday. This was absolutely delicious. Sandwiches, crisps, scones, jam, cream, cakes, meringues, sweets and even down to teabags. Would highly recommend Tilly Tearoom. Thank you.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Nora G, Owner at Tilly Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2021

That’s wonderful that you enjoyed your takeaway afternoon tea. Since the lockdowns etc we have had to change the way we do things to keep viable and the boxes have really made the difference ... thanks for the excellent review.

Reviewed 22 September 2020 via mobile

Friends and I called for lunch. The food choice was excellent and the staff were wonderful. The premises have been altered to accommodate the new social distancing and done very tastefully.We'll done Tilly. 😋

Date of visit: September 2020
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Nora G, Owner at Tilly Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2021

Thank you for the lovely review and we delighted that you enjoyed your experience and glad you liked our new screens which although necessary are proving very popular. 😊🌺🌼🌸

Reviewed 19 September 2020

What a lovely place! I phoned ahead to ask about the vegan options and was advised that their soup would be vegan the following day and that they always have a vegan cake or tray bake. I had a lovely soup and enjoyed a mint...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Nora G, Owner at Tilly Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2021

What a wonderful positive review. Certainly brightened up our day reading it! Thank you for recommendation.

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SarahEdinburgh67
15 November 2017|
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Response from Nora G | Property representative |
Sorry for delay in replying, I didn't see this question come up. We do allow dogs, but as other customers have mentioned we are small and we always check with the customers already in the tearoom if they are ok with... More
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Reno63
24 July 2017|
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Response from Nora G | Property representative |
Yes we have and a lovely view of the hills....
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MCANDREWannie
18 June 2016|
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Response from Nora G | Property representative |
Hi we have a couple of booster seats that fit on the chairs. Sorry I didn't answer earlier, this is the first time anybody has ever asked a question on this forum in over 6 years! Nora
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Frequently Asked Questions about Tilly Tearoom

  • Yes, Tilly Tearoom offers takeaway services.

  • Yes, Tilly Tearoom offers delivery services.

  • Tilly Tearoom is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 5
    • Service: 5
    • Value: 5
    • Atmosphere: 4.5