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“A right good afternoon tea!”

A Right Royal Tea Party
Ranked #2 of 38 Restaurants in Rawtenstall
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$1 - US$12
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Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations
Description: Tea room/cafe serving breakfast, lunch and afternoon tea. Homemade soup, scones and cupcakes. Eat in or takeaway.
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

I have been here many times with family and / friends . We always get a warm welcome as well as fresh tasty food. When I have taken my young grand daughters along for afternoon tea the staff have treated them like adults , giving them their own table and calling them "ladies" when taking their order and serving the food to them. I have never yet been disappointed and highly recommend this lovely tea room. Booking ensures you get in when you want but I have also just called in on the off chance. A little gem of a place!

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Reviewed 26 August 2018

just opened in village, meant to be tea room but does breakfast to, not the cheapest of tea rooms but i guess if you like that kinda stuff its good,

Thank Anna H
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Reviewed 23 August 2018

First of all the tea room has moved however trip advisor wouldn't let me change it
They're now at BB48AN
A right royal tea party invites you in with an ambience which sets you into a mood of relaxation
The kind of feeling you used to get when going to Grans for Sunday tea without being smothered with lipstick or smelling of carbolic soap and lavender
The tea room is light airy uncluttered and well ventilated it's staffed by friendly people.

The fresh coffee arrived with a China tea cup and the funkiest cafetière I’ve seen in some time.
I decided to plump for the lemon sole goujons whilst the kids went for the spicy chicken tenders
Both arrived with the presentation from someone who care about how things look as well as how they taste.
I was particularly impressed with finer detail - home made tarter sauce for my goujons.
Two rooms welcome you to the taste experience with the bright functionality of the ground floor which delivers breakfast lunches and light bites by Janice and Phil.Alongwith this the upstairs, which is decorated pale pastel shades along with a Kath Kidston touch to the decor, which has more of a hint of prosseco decadence to welcome you to the party
Upstairs is ideal for an intimate family gathering or a girls meeting to prepare for those shopping weekends or hen parties.
Some of the food that I saw going out looked like a study in modern art.
The picnic bench afternoon tea is something to behold.
It belies a meticulous approach which Janice has honed over the years.
Believe me this is not the end point for a right royal tea party
It's just their next steps
I believe there's a distinct opportunity to franchise out if they really wanted to.

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Thank Sinkers_13
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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Lovely atmosphere with good home made choices. Staff were friendly and helpful. Cafe is up a side street so make sure you don't miss it!

Thank Susan S
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Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Visited today , 5 ladies , absolutely amazing , great communication with Janice & a lovely , fantastic host , couldn’t fault anything, food delicious, great selection , this is a must to visit ,thank you

Thank she2086
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Janice T, Owner at A Right Royal Tea Party, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2018

Thank you for such s lovely review. Look forward to seeing you all again - with your new addition too.

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