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Rosey Lea

12 Market Square, Bishops Stortford CM23 3UU, England
+44 1279 505414
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (12 reviews)
“cakes” (37 reviews)
“coleslaw” (11 reviews)
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
12 Market Square, Bishops Stortford CM23 3UU, England
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Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Friendly and swift service despite the place was packed. Loved the house made coleslaw. Good menu, it was difficult to chose...

Thank DeKokkies
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Yes it was busy (I really can't think why). Service is poor and slow and the food is an absolute disgrace. I waited 40 minutes for a New York style toasted Bagel (actually I'm still waiting). What I got was a limp bagel not toasted,...More

Thank MartinJH1971
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

While visiting family we decided to pop into Bishop Stortford and went into Rosey Lea for a bite to eat. Lovely cafe, very quaint, flowery table cloths and cups and teapots to match. Food was tasty and very well presented. Cheese & tomato toasted baguette,...More

Thank ethel_8
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Lovely young friendly lady welcomed us for breakfast. Mid Sunday morning, so more like brunch time! The tea room was busy - we ordered eggs (asked for poached but they dont do poached?!) and bacon and toast and jam. The butter that was served in...More

Thank Paula A
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Steep stairs to reach this tea shop. Service effected by untrained staff. We had tea only - none of the cakes appealed. It would be difficult not to make a decent cup of tea so no Michelin stars coming their way. Décor and general ambience...More

Thank addaykin
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Lovely place to meet up with friends,breakfast brunch and lunch afternoon tea was delicious and all prepared fresh

Thank Kim L
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Always pop in here if we’re out and about on a Saturday morning. A quintessentially English tea room that serves traditional, excellent quality breakfasts and other mouth watering dishes. My wife loves the halloumi and chilli jam bagel and so does both of my daughters....More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

It had been a very long overnight flight to Stansted and I was really looking forward to cream tea (being from Canada, i on,y get this delicious, authentic treat when in England). I set out for the hunt as soon as I could and found...More

Thank Renee T
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

A well recommended establishment , serving most excellent tea , cakes and pastries . In and on real China Cups and Plates . The Tea is freshly brewed and served to the table in a China Pot . The staff are friendly and welcoming

Thank harveyadams
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

I have been to Rosey Lea a few times and found that their offer, compared to other local similar cafes, is not good value for money. In addition, you come out of their premises at Wickham Hall with your clothes and hair smelling of fried...More

Thank Monica G
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28 June 2018|
Response from Paul R | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can! In fact my Xmas present from my parents was an amount of money that I used over a few months (took of an amount each time we visited). Well worth it
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Market Square, Bishops Stortford CM23 3UU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Bishops Stortford
  • Phone Number: +44 1279 505414
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