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Elizabeth Botham & Sons

35-39 Skinner St, Whitby YO21 3AH, England
01947 602823
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Ranked #20 of 176 Restaurants in Whitby
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $3 - $27
Cuisines: English, Tea Room
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery
Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery
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English first
Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 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
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32 reviews 32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 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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196 reviews 196 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 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
63 helpful votes 63 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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61 reviews 61 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 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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Wymondham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We managed to leave the petulant teenager at home and escaped to Whitby to relive our mis-spent youth ! This involved being able to do exactly what we wanted for the first time in 17 years, without the endless moaning soundtrack playing in the background. A major part of this chill out/wind down holiday was the stroll to Mrs Botham's... More 

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Kingston upon Hull, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Botham's bread, cakes, biscuits and pastries are all yummy - but the hidden gem is the tea room upstairs. Forget Betty's - this place takes you back in time with smartly dressed waiting staff in black and white uniforms, heavy white cloths on the tables and superbly friendly and helpful staff. For true indulgence try a full afternoon tea, served... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Delightful place for all types of cakes, breads and fancies. Have their own little tea rooms and can definitely give Betty's a run for their money.

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We bought to take home from here ... the staff were very friendly and helpful - loved the displays in the windows

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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 - 27
Cuisine: English, Tea Room

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