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Vintage Tea

3 Fore Street, Totnes, England
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Ranked #13 of 72 Restaurants in Totnes
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: English
Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Totnes, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 NEW

Went into Vintage Tea on a whim and we were very impressed.The staff were friendly and the space was lovely,very bright and fresh with plenty of old fashioned touches.A wide range of teas,hot & cold drinks available with plenty of pristine china cups to drink from (complete with pot,strainer etc..) I had the soup of the day & my husband... More

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Teignmouth, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014 via mobile

Well I do believe this to be the first time I have been reluctant to write a review for fear of making the business too popular, and therefore difficult to obtain a table. but in fairness to the unaware will let you into the secret of the best tea shop in Devon never mind just Totnes. First impression clean light... More

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Baldock
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112 reviews 112 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

What a delight. It takes you back to a bygone age of refined dining. We only spent a short period here but we will definitely be back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014 via mobile

I booked the Vintage Tea Rooms for my mum's birthday. About 10 of us had various different things from simple teas and cakes to local ciders and pink lemonade to ploumans lunches. We all could not fault a thing. The staff are lovely and cater well for everyone. Nothing was too much for them. All the food was fresh. Great... More

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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Gorgeous place, lovely relaxed atmosphere. They've got every detail spot on. Excellent service. Instantly relaxing. I loved the 'no mobiles' rule, more places should follow this example. Only one thing that was a slight negative & that was lack of baby changing space, I had to change her on bathroom floor, however this was a very clean & well maintained... More

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Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

It is not often we have an afternoon tea but we were in Devon and after having a full English breakfast at the Ring O Bells and looking forward to dinner at the Nobody Inn we were tempted by Vintage Tea on the main street in Totnes, the Trip Advisor award card displayed in the window tempted us inside. The... More

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southampton england
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100 reviews 100 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

I only intended to have a quick coffee....... Then I spotted a succulent Victoria sponge..... Then I also spotted a lady twirling a chocolate stick in steaming milk....! That did it! Quick coffee turned into Belgian hot chocolate, accompanied by Huge slice of Victoria sponge, filled with homemade conserve, topped with butter cream and decorated with fresh raspberries and blue... More

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

We visited as a family for our grandma's birthday treat and all had 'high tea '. We found the surroundings relaxing and the staff friendly and helpful. The tea was lovely and our grandma appreciated the china cups! We really enjoyed all the food, particularly the salmon and dill mayonnaise sandwiches and the warm scones. I thought it was very... More

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nottinghamGB
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42 reviews 42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This was our first visit to this tea room, It was very busy so we had a table in the main shop area. First impressions on looking at the menu was that it was pricey! However, we ordered a cream tea as a 'special' event, pot of tea and a cafetierre of coffee. We were not disappointed. Two super homemade... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We were searching for somewhere nice to have a cream tea and Vintage Tea seemed like the perfect place. It got gradually busier as we finished our cream tea and cakes. The decor, china and food was great, definitely something we'd go back for. We also saw the people next to us eating the afternoon tea which looked delicious and... More

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Address: 3 Fore Street, Totnes, England
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Totnes
Cuisine: English

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