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Dolly's Tea Room & Wine Bar

21 Church Street, Falmouth, England
01326 218400
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Ranked #32 of 168 Restaurants in Falmouth
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Dolly’s is a tea room and wine bar in the centre of Falmouth which opened in July 2011 in one of the most beautiful rooms in town. During the day it is a traditional tea room serving illy coffee, teapigs, cream teas and cakes. It then transforms in the evening to a candlelit wine bar serving delicious tapas, wine by the glass, jug and bottle. Cocktails are served in teapots and poured into vintage teacups with ice cubes in sugar bowls. Furnished with chapel chairs and reclaimed tables it has a very relaxed and peaceful atmosphere. It is also dog friendly and Hebe, Dolly’s yellow Labrador, is a permanent fixture.
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colchester
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41 reviews 41 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

We stumbled across Dollys while visiting my son at uni for the weekend. We could have easily missed the doorway along the High Street advertising their menu but so glad we spotted it. We slipped in for just a g&t and found it an absolute delight, with quirky 1940s style decor and vintage paraphinalia. We were greeted with friendly staff... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014 via mobile

Went for dinner, had just a few plates from the mezze selection, more than enough for a light dinner, exquisite gin served in fine glasses. Cant go wrong.

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Christchurch, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

A lovely afternoon tea with lashings of jam and cream. A hidden gem of a place with at last count over 31 gins!

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Sunny Brighton
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 via mobile

Wonderful Edwardian interior, enjoyed at night with some 1920s music in the background, we were hoping for a seance to top our evening off! There was no seance but the atmosphere was still excellent; friendly staff, great mix of customers and.....THE GIN!!!! Oh.My.Goodnes. Delicious variety on offer from all round the country and beyond, the best tonic (not a 'You... More

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Exmouth
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

I would just like to say that we must have been served by the same person as the previous writer. Made us feel very unwelcome and it was supposed to be a treat. There was some really awful music playing for ages. A women with a shrill soprano voice and I thought it would never stop. The tables were not... More

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We popped into Dolly's a few days ago for a cup of tea on our walk through Falmouth. We'd never been to the area before and the signs outside intrigued us so we went inside. After heading up the stairs past the quirky tea cup tree, we weren't sure where to sit and a lovely young waitress quickly cleared a... More

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We were given a very warm welcome the minute we stepped into Dolly's..This being our first visit, we decided to try some of the wonderful gins on offer.They were indeed delicious, very inventive and beautifully presented. The restaurant was busy even though it was a Tuesday evening in late September. Unfortunately, we were unable to stay for dinner but we... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Yes, cocktails in tea pots has been done - but rarely so charmingly and with such a lack of trying too hard to be trendy. We had a lovely lunch here, the scones were brilliant, and the cocktails were just right, and a good strength. Service was great, very warm and attentive, and when one of our number wanted to... More

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Shrewsbury, England, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

A superb quirky town house in Falmouth with loads of gins and cocktails served in vintage tea pots. Great for drinks, lunch and supper. Really chilled and friendly

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Thornbury, England, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

A slightly eccentric tearoom harping back to the 1950's at 21st century prices. Strange mix of mismatched furniture, bone china cups and teapots with a menu which contains an eclectic mix of dishes. We tried the cream tea which was perfectly good but I do prefer a homemade-type jam. £4 for 2off good (warm) scones and tea. Service was slightly... More

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Address: 21 Church Street, Falmouth, England
Phone Number: 01326 218400
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Falmouth

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