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Teashop by the Canal

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The Stone Building | The Wharf, Newbury, England
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Excellent food, wonderful staff, prime location

It could not have been the more perfect stop for three of us who had cycled from Southampton. We arrived on a sunny Sunday in March, and could place our orders at the counter promptly. Excellent food: not only the main fare (club sandwiches, scrambled eggs on a muffin) but also the side salad... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 22, 2015
WilliamDrabkin
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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  • Breakfast/Brunch
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Southampton, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

It could not have been the more perfect stop for three of us who had cycled from Southampton. We arrived on a sunny Sunday in March, and could place our orders at the counter promptly. Excellent food: not only the main fare (club sandwiches, scrambled eggs on a muffin) but also the side salad: fresh, tasty, and full of variety... More 

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015 via mobile

Try finding somewhere that does proper tea is hard to find but having just moved to the area asked around and this placed was mentioned twice. What a great find , lovely tea ,surroundings and staff who go that extra bit .10/10 will be vack

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Hampshire, United Kingdom
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73 reviews 73 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Stopped by this place as we stumbled by it while out walking along the canal, so it is not in the town centre, we had Afternoon tea, great sandwiches and scones were just lovely. It was nice to sit outside and watch the barges on the canal go bye. We will definitely come back again.

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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Loved the choice of teas and cakes ! It was so busy, its popular with locals and visitors. There's more seating upstairs and outside right on the edge of the canal which is nice in the summer.

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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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124 reviews 124 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

The sandwiches here are delicious and drinks served 'properly' Great service and perfect place for people watching. The huge milkshakes looked good.

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Pune
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

I run a coffee lounge in Newbury but when I need time off, I head here. It's a lovely location, the staff are fantastic and the prices are reasonable.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014 via mobile

Wow Newburys hidden secret, amazing! Lovely, fun, friendly! Food and drink well prepared, service and staff on the ball. Beautiful setting, hidden away by the library.

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

This cafe has a god selection of food and drinks, and they are always fresh and tasty. If you can go on a sunny day, and sit outside it is a delight. The service is a bit slow, but they are usually very busy, so you can forgive it. We visit a lot, because it is a favourite.

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Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Great setting right by the canal overlooking a park but the service is so slow! And the cream tea I had was mediocre, saying that I'd probably come back for a coffee when passing simply because of the relaxing setting.

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Newbury
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58 reviews 58 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Absolutely love this place! Love the quaint tea cups and pots. Really great breakfast and lunch menus. Lots of cake selection. Best cream tea in town! A very varied selection of teas too. Don't miss the eggs royale for breakfast too :) Babies are made very welcome too which means the world to new mums who want a decent cuppa... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: The Stone Building | The Wharf, Newbury, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Newbury

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: English

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