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Interlude Tea Room & Emporium


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017 Winner


US$3 - US$15
Cafe, British, Healthy
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

I read the reviews but decided to visit anyway... knowing how cruel some people can be..... As I entered I saw the cakes in the display and headed down stairs to the main seating area. The staff were lovely and couldn't face been more helpful....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank WindyLindy2
Reviewed 14 September 2018

And now for something completely different! There are lots of cafes and tea rooms offering light snacks and cakes, so why choose Interlude? Because it's unique! Where else do you feel you have stepped back in time, to the days before Brexit, before the EU...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Lanoo_Harve
Reviewed 25 August 2018

My friend and I visited recently. We both went for the scones with cream and jam and we were so amazed at the size of the portion. The scones were huge and so fresh and tasty, huge amounts of cream and jam all of which...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Liisa A
Sarah W, Owner at Interlude Tea Room & Emporium, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

Thanks you so much, Liisa. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 8 August 2018

Try this cafe when you are in the area - it is set out in 1920's style - the tables are laid out in 1920's style, and they even have a picture of the King (George VI) on the wall. The food is cooked just...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank margk2004
Reviewed 8 June 2018

Visited for a quick coffee and scone Thursday 7th June. Had a small Americano along with a scone and butter. It cost £6.10. Rather an expensive snack for 11am and no one else was in. At that price I am not surprised. Would have been...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Barbara E
Sarah W, Owner at Interlude Tea Room & Emporium, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2018

Hello Barbara , thank you for taking the time to review our coffee and home made scone and I am sorry you found it to be expensive. The scones are made fresh each day by us and are twice the size of other scones from...More

Reviewed 3 June 2018

This is a hidden gem, close to Shipley market and not far from the train station, canal or Salts Mill. It has an understated entrance with what looks just like a sandwich and cake bar, as the cafe is down a few steps so no...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Penwyllt
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Was recently invited out for coffee and cake to this little gem. Even though lived in the area for years I didn’t know about the place, but it is tucked away in a little corner and well worth a visit. We had coffees/teas and cakes...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank mald03ives
Reviewed 12 March 2018

came upon this place on a recent visit to Shipley. I only popped in for a tea and a large pot was £1.95. Service was very nice and the tea room is set out with best china, Lots of memorabilia. The tea room is downstairs,...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank mrsteve38
Sarah W, Owner at Interlude Tea Room & Emporium, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2018

Hello Mr Steve, Thank you for taking the time to review our tearoom and your lovely feedback. I wonder if you meant to give us 5 stars for the overall experience as you gave us 5 stars on all the other elements. Hope to see...More

Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

The owner was very helpful on the phone. In reality I felt the service was a bit pushy by suggesting all sorts of food, checking we were ok,checking if we wanted more (just felt a little uncomfortable as too much). The coffee was reasonably priced...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Sparklydebs
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I visited on a Saturday morning. We loved the books on the table and enjoyed reading some poetry. The owner is very polite and kind; she offered to change the strength of my coffee if I wanted but as it was just...More

Date of visit: September 2017
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Response from Dave W | Reviewed this property |
I can't see any cheese scones on the menu but as fore mentioned you could give Joan a ring and I am sure she will accommodate your wishes. You could google interludecafes and look at the menu....not allowed to post the web... More
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