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When the Clock Strikes 3


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


US$4 - US$10
Cafe, British
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed yesterday

Such a gem, genuine homemade cakes, (we had the banana and nut cake, it was dangerously delicious) we even talked recipes. The breakfast was huge and looked sooo good. A great place to visit

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Anita M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A cosy little tearoom, with friendly staff. Food was amazing and very high quality. Would recommend.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank bigchungus99
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely snack in a beautiful setting. We couldn’t fault the food and although we thought we would have a snack it was a very filling and of a high standard.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Sharon W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely vintage style cafe, very pretty! We expected given the setting prices to be expensive but was very surprised by the reasonable pricing. Also fabulous portion sizes, great value for money. Cakes and drinks were delicious, a brilliant place.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Samantha2759
Reviewed 14 January 2019

Called in here for coffee Sunday morning. Place was probably about half full. Notice on the counter advising customers to take a seat and someone would be along to take our order. We found a table and waited to be served. After about 5 minutes...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank grantourismo99
Reviewed 30 December 2018 via mobile

Very pleasant end of walk cream tea: the scones were among the best I have ever had and they even served redbush tea.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank liamgfrazer
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Stopped of on a chilly Sunday afternoon for some cream tea and cake. We're greeted very politely upon sitting down, had our order taken and our order arrived very quickly. The cake was absolutely amazing, and I assume it was home made. Truly fantastic food...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank Sam6158
Reviewed 30 September 2018

My daughter and I (and two dogs) called in here for the Rarebit this afternoon. The food was lovely and the ambience was wonderful: very good service, relaxed atmosphere in very pleasant surroundings. So glad I took the time to read reviews before we set...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Sue W
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Called yesterday to find this place closed. It would be a good idea to put closing times on the website.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Lorraine B
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

As usual, Matlock Bath was busy (and noisy) on a typical Sunday afternoon but this excellent little tea shop proved to be an oasis from the sound of passing traffic. The owner was extremely obliging and the food was all fresh and very good value....More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Colin T
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Karen H
8 September 2016|
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Response from Jacqueline B | Reviewed this property |
Hummm - can't really comment on that. When we visited The Clock Strikes 3 earlier this year we sat outside with our choci lab 'Henry' and all was excellent with no problems at all. There was probably a sign mentioning about... More
Ella F
18 November 2015|
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Response from artdeco61 | Reviewed this property |
Hi if you ring the cafe they will be very helpful and I am sure they will sort it for you. You could see if they have a messaging on their website and also ask them Good luck hope you can get a voucher as it would make a... More
Pamela S
9 March 2015|
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Response from Youlgrave_Pommies | Property representative |
Traditional afternoon tea is £8:50 per person. Boozy afternoon tea is £25 for two and includes a bottle of prosecco. We are open only weekends at present. Thank you .
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