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Emilys Tea Shop

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12 The Valley | Whitwell, SG4 8BN, Hitchin SG4 8BN, England
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good37%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“clotted cream” (2 reviews)
“rare breeds” (2 reviews)
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12 The Valley | Whitwell, SG4 8BN, Hitchin SG4 8BN, England
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Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Nice little place with very good home cooked food, ploughmans lunches etc. Enjoyed my lunch here very much. The place seems to be a popular lunchtime meet up and is a stop for cyclists looking for a break.

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 10 October 2017

You have to know this place is here to use it, as by definition it has no passing trade. Stuck out in rural Hertfordshire, miles from anywhere, down a country lane, amidst a mass of tiny workshops and rustic trades, and only visited by cyclists...More

1  Thank Robin S
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

This is a little tea room tucked away in a village. Popular with cyclists and cyclist friendly so we stopped for cake and coffee only to see another 30 Lycra clad guys there enjoying the same. Worth a visit if you need a caffeine and...More

Thank LeedsM2015
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Fancied a cream tea and thought we would give Emily's a try as our usual haunt was closed. We were not disappointed with the large scone and piping hot tea. Came back with our daughter and grandson the following week and the place was packed...More

Thank Eric51
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

On a hot sunny Sunday afternoon after realising that we couldn't get a pot of tea and a snack at Shaw's Corner (George Bernard Shaw's final home) nearby, I googled for a cafe close enough and also likely to be open just after 4 pm...More

Thank DavidVictor01
Reviewed 26 August 2017

I'm a regular visitor, nice place for a pit stop on a bike ride. Home made cakes are good. Service sometimes a bit slow. Very peaceful setting,

Thank Fusspot100
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Poor when paying over £8.00 for two toasted cheese sandwiches .... More expensive than Pret without the quality.

Thank Miller68
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

As ladies who drink together we decided a visit to a tea room was in order. A friend's mum recommended Emily's and we rang to book. Over the phone we were told they were short staffed and could only offer a reduced menu. Nice to...More

Thank Sarah R
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely food. Especially the egg mayonnaise sandwich and coffee Love the secret garden. A very special place to stop on the way to St. Paul's waldenbury

Thank Carrie Y
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Hidden away in Whitwell village is Emily's tea shop. A relax atmosphere for a 'cuppa tea & a slice of cake' Little disappointed that when returned with my daughter & Granddaughter in the week it had closed at 4pm,surely this afternoon tea time ? Hopefully...More

Thank Jessica S
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  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available
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Child-friendly, Kids
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  • Address: 12 The Valley | Whitwell, SG4 8BN, Hitchin SG4 8BN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Hitchin
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