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The Parlour Tearoom

Viables Craft Centre | The Harrow Way, Basingstoke RG22 4BJ, England
+44 1256 325795
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Ranked #2 of 143 Restaurants in Basingstoke
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: English
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Restaurant details
Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations
Description: We are a small but very busy Tearoom,serving lunches and afternoon tea.We enjoy what we do so this reflects in the quality of homemade cakes and the service we provide!
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English first
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

Nice tea and great cup cakes. A little pricey for the cramped tearoom. Tables are near others so not good for a private or quiet natter. However the service was really good.

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Salisbury, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

I visit the Parlour Tearooms several times a week for a takeaway lunch, which is freshly prepared at a very reasonable cost. I always enjoy calling in to see what's going on in this very successful, busy business - the ladies are always friendly and have time for a chat, and definitely know how to make a good cake! This... More

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We came here for some cake but were told that we wouldn't be able to take the cake away with us and that we had to sit down inside to eat it. Unfortunately it was full inside, so we had to wait 10 minutes to be served. When we went to pay, we found out why you required to sit... More

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Sandhurst, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

This was my first visit to the tearoom but I have driven past hundreds of time, thinking I should try it. Fantastic welcome, really friendly and fantastic cake. What more could you want? I sat outside, where my coffee and cake were brought to me. The lady who brought it asked if I would like the umbrella up, which was... More

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basingstoke
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3 reviews 3 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Excellent food always. Visited many times. Love the extension giving everyone a bigger chance of booking. Best scones in Hampshire.

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Basingstoke
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

I have visited this cosy tearoom approximately 10 times now and always enjoy the experience (the cakes are delicious!). I have always booked in advance as I know it gets booked up very quickly. The past 2/3 times I have been it can take a while to get served, which can be a little frustrating (especially during a lunch breach... More

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 via mobile

Really nice fresh food, cakes amazing spoilt for choice and a lovely cup of tea too. We will be back

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 via mobile

Visited firstly for my friends baby shower after hearing fantastic things and I wasn't disappointed . So much so I brought my mum sister and grandmother back with me to share with them the deliciousness of there food. Will defiantly be back !!

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Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

I booked here for 11 of us to come for my friends Baby Shower. I had rung a couple of months before and was very lucky to get the date as nearly all the weekends are booked up and I understand that now they are booked up for quite some time! Carole was very helpful and accommodating from the moment... More

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Winchester
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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Previously visited and had a very good time unfortunately this time was not like my first visit. Consistency !! Cold tea cups do not help.

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