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greys tearooms

96 High street, Totnes, Totnes TQ9 5RY, England
01803 866369
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Ranked #29 of 73 restaurants in Totnes
Cuisines: Coffee Shop, British, Tea Room
Description: Tearoom
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Description: Tearoom
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English first
Manchester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Called in for a coffee and cake. Staff pleasant and helpful, coffee delicious and a lovely choice of cakes available. Would go back again.

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Helston
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

Found this place whilst exploring Totnes on a gloomy afternoon. There was candlelight, fabulous cakes and extraordinarily good tea. Proper, pretty china. The decor is a bit Ye Olde Tea Shoppe but with a modern, funny twist that knocked tweeness on the head. The tea list is extensive, highly educational and surprising. A good experience.

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Plymouth uk
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23 reviews 23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

Beautiful interior and great cakes !! Wonderful teas too, but the staff not helpful , impatient and don't smile... Won't come back!!!!

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Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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60 reviews 60 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

What a find! A real tea room with delicious home made cakes and proper tea. Beautiful china cups and saucers and excellent service. We would. Definitely reccomend this and would love to return.

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Uttoxeter, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

I'm not sure how many tea rooms serve Rooibos tea with leaves rather than bags, but this one did, so impressed me. The atmosphere is dim and quiet - unless you are unfortunate enough to experience noisy chatty neighbours, as I did (why do people assume complete strangers want to know their family affairs?). The scones were heading towards good... More

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Altrincham, United Kingdom
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108 reviews 108 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

We found this by chance on our visit to Totnes, if you like old fashioned china and surroundings you will love a break from shopping here. We had good coffee and toasted teacakes served under a china cover to keep them warm. As with previous reviewers we did feel our waiter was rather dour!

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Wokingham, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

What a fabulous tea shop. We had a wonderful time - such a choice of teas (loose leaf, of course), bone china, silver teapots, yummy cakes - with cake forks (!), and an array of old interesting china & glass to purchase raising money for charity. Our waiter had a stunning moustache too. Our 13 year old daughter wants to... More

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

loved everything about greys. the cakes and tarts etc are out of this world. it was sooo tasty. wonderful sandwiches too. inexpensive for the portions. well worth a visit

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

We are partial to relaxing in tea rooms with earl grey tea and delicious cake and Greys is a phenomenal tea room, full of character, a proper tea room with large ferns in the window, bric a brac and teashop collectables. As others have said, well worth the walk up the hill. The tea was loose leaf with strainers (always... More

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Plymouth
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65 reviews 65 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

Always enjoy a visit to Greys a really old fashioned tea shop delicious cakes well presented sandwiches.Its nice to drink from a cup and have a teapot and strainer just like teatime when I was small.

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