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Elizabeth Botham & Sons

35-39 Skinner St, Whitby YO21 3AH, England
01947 602823
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Ranked #18 of 177 Restaurants in Whitby
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $3 - $25
Cuisines: English, Tea Room
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery
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English first
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Bothams serves the locals well, serving plain well cooked yorkshire food at reasonable prices. The tea menu is extensive offering 20+ different types including some exotic teas served in a glass. The decor is very 'Betty's tea room' with crisp white table cloths and waiteresses with white aprons. So if you fancy a good plain lunch or an afternoon tea,... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We love visiting Bothams on Skinner Street, a charming old-fashioned looking tea room, not unlike Bettys in Harrogate or York, but without the pretentiousness. Whenever we are in Whitby (3 or 4 times a year), we head straight to Bothams and just keep going back, because it can’t be beat. The breakfasts are delicious with the best poached eggs ever... More 

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

This is an 'old fashioned' restaurant but one beautifully furnished offering a wide range of delicious snacks and main course meals. The roast of the day is always good as are the sweets, especially the sponges served with custard. The only minor downside is that because of its popularity, you may have to stand in a queue for a while.

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lincolnshire, uk
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

The old fashioned feel to this restaurant is lovely, just what we like. The afternoon tea is gorgeous, we always visit bothams when we go to Whitby.

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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

We discovered the tea shop in Whitby following a visit to the branch in Pickering. It really is lovely with the presentation and quality of an age gone by . Food was excellent, staff polite and a vast choice on the menu. If your visiting Whitby or Pickering make a point of visiting this Restaurant.

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United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

My family have used bothams for as long as I can remember,years before they added the cafe The shop is great for bread,rolls,savouries,cakes,try there milk roll its exceptional,you wont be disappointed,Tha cafe is great the breakfasts are excellent,and the staff are efficient and friendly,we pop in most times were home visiting family.

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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204 reviews 204 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

I treated myself to a hessian bag of 5 homemade cakes and 2 packets of biscuits, everything is so yummy, this is a gem of a bakery.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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105 reviews 105 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Located on Skinner Street Botham's is close to the heart of the old town and set in a wonderful traditional shop and tea room layout. It is like a step back to a gentile age. The bakery down stairs is excellent with a superb selection of delicious cakes. Not all of which appear to be available upstairs in the tea... More 

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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62 reviews 62 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We have been going to Botham's tea room for years and have always loved it. We still do use the bakery, their products are great but visited last week for afternoon tea as a treat and were really disappointed. The selection of cakes were poor (does anyone actually eat battenburg anymore?), another bun was very dry and the salad garnish... More 

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We called in for tea and cake whilst in Whitby and were really delighted with this place. A real old fashioned afternoon tea experience. Proper tea in a silver pot, hot water and the most brilliant cream cakes imaginable. What a real treat. The tea rooms is up some steep stairs and they even have a stair lift for the... More 

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Additional Information about Elizabeth Botham & Sons

Address: 35-39 Skinner St, Whitby YO21 3AH, England
Phone Number: 01947 602823
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Whitby
Average Prices: USD 3 - 25
Cuisine: English, Tea Room

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