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Address: 96 Fore Street, Saltash, England
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Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

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Lovely friendly cafe+ book shop

Stopped in her for lunch with wife and mother in law. We all enjoyed the food and atmosphere. The proprietress was very welcoming and helpful. Thoroughly recommend for light bites.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Alan B
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New Milton, United Kingdom
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New Milton, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
18 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in her for lunch with wife and mother in law. We all enjoyed the food and atmosphere. The proprietress was very welcoming and helpful. Thoroughly recommend for light bites.

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Saltash, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

This is a lovely little tea room, nice food and really good prices. The staff and helpful and friendly

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Thank Kirsty_Humphreys
Angmering, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

Tea for two (+border terrier) today at Saltash's "the place to go" Tea Rooms. All that you would expect from such a venue, nicely done. Always an interesting mix of customers, keen to chat (take your dog). Upstairs and downstairs seating, enhanced on the lower floor by a very comprehensive selection of gifts, cards, books, etc. Thanks as always to... More 

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Thank StrutThePeb
Saltash, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

What an amazing Afternoon Tea at The Bookshelf today in Celebration of The Queens 90th Birthday and Royal Ascot. My Gluten Free Option as seen was amazing and I was served a Stunning Prawn Cocktail in place of Quiche just Fabulous. A wonderfully warm welcome as always. My friends and I cannot wait for The Bookshelf's next Event so lovely... More 

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Thank Speck145
Andrew M, Owner at The Bookshelf, responded to this review

Thank you for your glowing report. We are so glad that your Gluten free high tea was appealing and lovely for you. Thank you to you and your fiends for supporting us at our event, so pleased you had a great time, More 

Saltash, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 25, 2016

The Bookshop is an ideal little place for a quick coffee whilst shopping or a spot of brunch, lunch or afternoon tea and cake! Very convenient on Saltash Fore Street with a nice selection of books and greetings cards also for sale. Main cafe upstairs, but a few tables in the shop downstairs for those less able to climb stairs.... More 

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Thank Loveday2016
Saltash, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 10, 2016

A Cosy friendly place to meet with friends or just to go to on your own. Don't be put off by a few tables as you enter there is plenty more room up stairs. The staff are friendly and welcoming and you get a good cup of coffee or tea if that's your preference and a good choice of teas.... More 

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Thank Jon P
Plymouth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 24, 2015 via mobile

Was in the saltash centre at the start of december and went into the shop and asked if the had a certain book for a Christmas present and was told by the cashier that I could be ordered in and that they would contact and be about 5 days, contacted the shop yesterday as still didn't hear anything back to... More 

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Thank Thomas H
Saltash, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 19, 2015

Climbed the spiral staircase and sat upstairs looking out the window over Fore street. There was a parade on so it was nice to watch it from an elevated level. Had a mug of coffee. I did eat but my children did and they eat all there food. We paid for father Christmas to come around and give our children... More 

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Thank Mark G
Saltash, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

Lovely welcome on arrival. Proper china mugs and tea cups. Looks v festive with christmas pud tea cosey on tea pots. Sorted a few christmas presents before leaving!

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Thank Di G
Looe, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2015

Two of my favourite things under the same roof: an independent bookshop, run by book-lovers, and a lovely little teashop on the first floor. Good tea in good china, excellent home-made scones and other light snacks, service always with a smile and often a joke or a chuckle. A lovely place to relax after a mornings shopping - and there... More 

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