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A Taste of Britain

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503 West Lancaster Avenue, Wayne, PA 19087
610 971 0390
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10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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  • 15
    Excellent
  • 6
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great Full Afternoon Tea!

Went for an early birthday celebration. The full afternoon tea was amazing! Great raisin scone and delicious tea sandwiches and dessert. Added the soup of the day, a great corn and red pepper soup. I would definitely go back! Denise, our server, was very attentive and pleasant.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 8, 2015
Jeri1955
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Glendora, New Jersey
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Glendora, New Jersey
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Went for an early birthday celebration. The full afternoon tea was amazing! Great raisin scone and delicious tea sandwiches and dessert. Added the soup of the day, a great corn and red pepper soup. I would definitely go back! Denise, our server, was very attentive and pleasant.

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Phila Metro Area
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65 reviews 65 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

I have enjoyed afternoon tea there. I want to focus my praise on the scones. They are sooo good. I enjoy trying each monthly featured scone. Each one that I have tried has been delightful. Whenever I eat a scone, I compare it to A Taste of Britain.... and they have not been surpassed yet!

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Boy oh Boy..did I need a break..and I could not have picked a better place than A Taste of Britain. Tea Sandwiches..most delicious soup..great pot of tea and friendly table service! Quaint and lovely. Now I will say this..it does get a bit noisy as there is not carpet on the floor..and the room was full..be prepared to speak up... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews 9 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

I've been going to Taste of Britain for years with my girlfriends, and we love it. It's very small, so be sure to make a reservation. The tea selection is excellent - I highly recommend their Earl Grey a la Creme - and the staff is always very friendly and helpful. Do be prepared for a longer wait though, with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Came here a few times with a friend that likes tea and the food and tea selection is fantastic. Took my husband's and my mother here for Mother's day and it was the perfect time out. The food was filling, environment great! Such a hidden gem.

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Wynnewood, Pennsylvania
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23 reviews 23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

My friend and myself had lunch here the other day and it was quite lovely. We were greeted by a lovely hostess and served by a lovely woman names Denise. We opted for the afternoon tea special which is tea sandwichs a piping hot scone served with lemon curd clotted cream and jam followed by an array of delicate pasteries... More 

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Kimberton, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Taste of Britain is a tucked away spot in the Eagle Shoopes (Wayne) that is what it says: A Taste of Britain. Very good food and a laid-back atmosphere defines this restaurant. Sadly, the noise level at most times is close to unbearable.

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Arlington, Virginia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

A Taste of Britain is a lovely, little tea shop in Wayne, PA. Wide selection of trendy teas, along with tasty soups, salads, sandwiches, and sweets. They offer afternoon tea and have British snacks and tea-related items for sale. Parking is easy (and free). Nice boutiques nearby for window shopping afterward. We enjoyed late afternoon tea-cum-supper when traveling in the... More 

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Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania
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22 reviews 22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

I shop at Taste of Britain often. As an ex-pat I am like a kid in a candy store (literally) in here as I stock up on (decent) chocolate, sausage rolls, pork pies and biscuits (not cookies). My only gripe is the cost. Its very expensive. For Easter I bought four chocolate eggs and coincidentally three of them were the... More 

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Paoli, Pennsylvania
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78 reviews 78 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

Had been a while since last lunch at A Taste of Britain. The spinach salad was a very small portion. My sister said her sandwich was "okay, nothing special." The pots of loose leaf tea were pleasant but barely yielded a cup and a half each. The bread pudding was quite nice, warm and not too sweet, accompanied by fresh... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 503 West Lancaster Avenue, Wayne, PA 19087
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Wayne
  • Phone Number: 610 971 0390

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 7 - 18
  • Cuisine: British, Tea Room
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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