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11 High Street, Rayleigh SS6 7EW, England
+44 1268 741791
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“scones” (25 reviews)
“cake” (14 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
11 High Street, Rayleigh SS6 7EW, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we went for afternoon tea on a Tuesday fod was very good espeially the homemade scones, maybe there could have been one more sandwich? but overall pleasant staff, very nicely done and tea was really special.

Thank teresasoper
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Breakfast was outstanding!! Hot cooked lovely tasty sausage to die for . I was pleasantly surprised when my wife and I decided to pay a visit before going to a meeting . My wife treated me to a scrumptious meal and I was overwhelmed by...More

Thank Hommervalve
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Had my daughters baby shower at the lovely coffee shop. Staff very nice very accommodating and food was excellent.

Thank Georgina L
Squires C, Owner at Squires, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Hi Georgina thank you for taking the time to write us a fab review. Good to hear that you all had a great time. We look forward to meeting the 'new arrival' in due course.

Reviewed 10 May 2018

This place is a delight and continues to get better by the year. The largest choice of teas I have encountered anywhere and the Tea of Life is the perfect blend (which you can also buy as loose tea). Fabulous home-made cakes and food. I...More

Thank fiona b
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Have been to Squires several times and never had a bad experience. Went there today for lunch with a friend and wasn't disappointed. Their cream teas are lovely and very filling. The service is always excellent. My only minor criticism would be that there wasn't...More

Thank ekay71
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

If you have a pram don’t bother and if you only want a drink and not food do not go to this coffee shop. I had family come and stay and thought this would be a lovely quaint place to have a drink and relax...More

Thank tarameldrum
Squires C, Owner at Squires, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Hi Tara I appreciate that this needs to be looked into thoroughly and have responded to your review on our Facebook page As stated there, and on the community page that you originally complained, on, I will need to speak with everyone that was working...More

Reviewed 12 March 2018

A friend an I missed brunch but popped into Squires as they do a wide selection of tea and coffees. My friend chooses to eat gluten free (g/f) and was delighted that Squires could offer a variety of gluten free options, one being (g/f)scones, warmed...More

Thank Karen Y
Squires C, Owner at Squires, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2018

Hi Karen Thank you for taking the time to write us a Trip Advisor Review. We do try to offer a wide range of options for everybody and it is good to know that your friend was really pleased with our gluten free options. We...More

Reviewed 22 February 2018

Went with work colleagues after lunch time. This little gem is always full. But there never seems to be a wait. Magically a table always becomes free. We had jacket potato, omelette and the club sandwich. All very nicely presented and tasty. This place is...More

Thank social-butterfles
Squires C, Owner at Squires, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Hi there I have only just realised that we did not respond to your review back in February so please accept our apologies for that. Thank you for writing such positive things in particular mentioning how nicely the food was presented. Great to hear that...More

Reviewed 3 January 2018

Come across this place today and what a lovely find it was ! It’s a small place but not crammed in. Service was quick staff was lovely. Food was very nice and not overpriced, I will be coming back and definitely recommend it .

Thank 975lisap
Squires C, Owner at Squires, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2018

Hi Lisa thank you for taking the time to write us a review. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit and hop to see you again soon.

Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Recently we hired the venue for my mums birthday and booked afternoon tea for about 25 people, it was brilliant. Staff couldn't have been more helpful and friendly, the afternoon tea was delicious (scones were to die for) and the whole experience was just perfect....More

Thank Scottvell
Squires C, Owner at Squires, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2018

Hi thank you for your great review of Squires, albeit that we have taken way too long to respond!!! We are really pleased to hear that all went well with your afternoon tea event and that your mum enjoyed her birthday. The team at Squires...More

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29 October 2017|
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Response from Lionel P | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you contact them directly.
Tracy H
5 February 2015|
Response from valmcox | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry as I don't drink coffee I can't really answer this question.,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
09:30 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 High Street, Rayleigh SS6 7EW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Rayleigh
  • Phone Number: +44 1268 741791
  • E-mail
Tea room/Coffee shop serving breakfast, light lunches, afternoon tea, cakes
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