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The Tearoom

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1 Wharf House | The Wharf, St Ives TR26 1PG, England
+44 1736 794325
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Delivery, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Description: The Tea Room is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. All our cakes...
The Tea Room is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. All our cakes, scones and tarts are made by hand in our kitchen and we use only the best local meat, fish and vegetables in our restaurant. Almost everything on the menu is also available gluten free. We have the most amazing Harbour view!
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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Very friendly and helpful staff who chatted to us whilst we waited for a table. We have visited before so knew exactly what we were waiting for and the scones did not disappoint. Good selection of beverages and cakes (lots of gluten free choice). Lovely views of the harbour - will definitely... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 2, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

Very friendly and helpful staff who chatted to us whilst we waited for a table. We have visited before so knew exactly what we were waiting for and the scones did not disappoint. Good selection of beverages and cakes (lots of gluten free choice). Lovely views of the harbour - will definitely return again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW via mobile

enjoyed a lovely lunch here on bank holiday Monday - could hardly tell the scones were gluten free! Great friendly staff too.

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Hayle, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Had heard many good reports about the Tearoom and their evening dinner menu - during the day it's a great place to have light bites, cream teas and wonderful cakes with an assortment of teas and coffees - so finally managed to get an evening when we could visit and find out for ourselves. So glad we did! Visited with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

This is a seriously good restaurant. Right by the harbour and the owners are very passionate about the food. Every course was brilliant

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Came here for afternoon tea with our children. Tasty cakes ad cream tea, light lunches. Recommendable.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Loved the scones and Latté was just was we needed on a wet afternoon. Brillant staff and very welcoming.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Highly pleasant earl grey and very fresh scones. Well worth the wait for a table. 10/10 would scone again

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

Wow!!! Recommended to us and not disappointed in any way. Our new favourite restaurant in St Ives. Great staff great food!!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

After reading lots of good reviews, the tearoom was the first stop on our day trip to St Ives! Disappointed firstly with the service, the lady that served us yesterday was miserable!!! Wouldn't crack a smile, the blonde lady and the bloke were great. Flapjack I ate was dry and flavourless! Only Saving grace was the scones but they were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

The Tearoom gets it spot on; lovely location on the harbour, wonderful food and friendly service all without being expensive or at all pretenious. A must stop for dinner - I will definitely be back for afternoon tea!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1 Wharf House | The Wharf, St Ives TR26 1PG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Ives
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 794325

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  • Cuisine: British

Description

The Tea Room is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. All our cakes, scones and tarts are made by hand in our kitchen and we use only the best local meat, fish and vegetables in our restaurant. Almost everything on the menu is also available gluten free. We have the most amazing Harbour view!

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