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Afternoon tea

Tasty afternoon tea, though a bit clichéd, no butter for the scones, tea bag split in the tea... read more

Reviewed December 20, 2018
benben9
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Northampton
Always an interesting place

We always make time to visit Jeyes with our friends and family, as there is always something new or... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2018
Andrew S
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Earls Barton, United Kingdom
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We are a family run small visitor attraction in the heart of Earls Barton village, Northamptonshire. Through the front door you will find an Aladdin's cave full of gifts, toys, games, books for adults and children. There is our award-winning coffee...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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26-28 The Square, Northampton NN6 0NA, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The museum is very interesting. A varied mix of items on display. I've knocked off a couple of stars for the attitude of the coffee shop staff who seemed to view us as an inconvenience. I am genuinely quite shocked at the rudeness of the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Di C
Reviewed December 20, 2018

Tasty afternoon tea, though a bit clichéd, no butter for the scones, tea bag split in the tea, over-sweet cakes, if we went again we would be more specific about what we would like rather than just ordering the tea. Nice Christmassy atmosphere, a shame...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank benben9
Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

We always make time to visit Jeyes with our friends and family, as there is always something new or not seen in the depths of this lovely building, consisting of museum, toys books, ice cream parlor and restaurants. Located in a village of Earls Barton...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Andrew S
Reviewed October 12, 2018

Supposed to be chicken, ham and leek (no ham and very little leek) but huge pieces of chicken and delicious pastry. My daughter's lemon meringue pie was the best I have ever tried. My scone looked great but a little dry. Lovely waitress.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

We were heading to Barnsdale from Suffolk. So this was a 30 mile detour, but well worth the effort. Apart from the Barker's shoe factory over the road, this is a gem of a tea room which ticks all the boxes. Lovely home made cheese...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mtrowerhairdoctor
Reviewed September 30, 2018

The museum consists of several displays - The Jeyes museum (very interesting), the dolls museum (interesting if you collect dolls), The kinky boots display (OK), the social history museum (small - one bedroom sized), the model funfair (Very small and now downstairs) plus the bear...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Tony B
Reviewed August 25, 2018

just popped in for birthday cards and decided to stay for a scone and coffee, lovely shop with high class goods. However the coffee and scones were awful, coffee was scorching hot weak and tasted like hot milk. The scones were really heavy with no...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Gary55
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Called in here as we knew it from a visit several years ago. SLightly rearranged since last time but lovely to look around and enjoyed the experience.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Andrew R
Reviewed August 14, 2018

We live in Earl's Barton, and the village has a historical Saxon Church opposite Jeyes. Jeyes it's self has every thing from museum, coffee shop book and toys etc. It will keep you amused for several hours. This is still run by the dame Jeyes...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank asanderson60
Reviewed June 10, 2018

Very interesting place to visit, good selection of interesting things to browse thro, plus excellent cafe, ice cream bar And Pharmacy to boot so well worth a visit..

Date of experience: June 2018
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