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Alvaston Park | London Road, Alvaston, Derby, England
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat - Sun 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Derby, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

We quite often pop in for a coffee when we're having a long walk. The staff are very helpful and nice. The cafe does breakfasts and jacket potatoes etc. It's nearly always busy in there. The cakes on the counter always look appealing.

Thank Derbygirl1973
Derby, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

I've visited this café on a number of occasions recently as my daughter lives close by. It offers a reasonably priced basic café menu of freshly prepared food and a tempting selection of homemade cakes. The staff are friendly and the place is always clean. The café overlooks the park's lake (they sell bags of food for the ducks!) and... More 

Thank Helen C
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

What a lovely morning X The sun was shining and all my family visited the Mad Hatters Tea Room for breakfast X It was Mother's Day and I wanted to treat my Mum. I had reserved a table as both my parents are disabled and also my 2 young Grandchildren were coming X We were given a lovely table with... More 

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Burton on Trent
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31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

Having previously had the misfortune to visit this cafe and determined not to return, I was towards the end of last year taken there by a friend after reassuring me it had changed. Well, I was pleasantly surprised by the improved standards and much friendlier staff. When I have given a review that was not good, I do try to... More 

Thank vinniesbetterhalf
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

The cafe in in the heart of Alvaston park by the lake and children's play area. Ideal for parents. Been here a couple of times now and we've always had fantastic service. Love the cooked breakfast. Plus we always end up taking the cafes own made cakes and scones home with us. Staff are friendly helpful and always willing to... More 

Thank maxskitz
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37 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015 via mobile

Excellent cafe, clean environment, friendly efficient service, lots of choice for all tastes and good value

Thank JulieanneTig
Derby, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Great Cafe and nice view of the lake, brillant value for your money and alway fresh food. recomment it to anyone.

Thank Tim G
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 via mobile

Always lovely home made cakes and tray bakes here. Took a slice of coffee cake to go as I had my doggy with me and you can't take them inside. Wonderful owner/baker, was surprised id not had my usual! I was heart warmed to realise she remembers me and my choice. Lovely new table cloths have made the cafe very... More 

Thank sezsixx
Derby, United Kingdom
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1,247 reviews
724 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 750 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

More of a cafe than a tea room, but after brisk walk around Alvaston Park just the place to have a bite to eat and a warming drink. Menu choice is good, cake portions are large and service from staff was welcoming and friendly.

Thank johnhp702
Derby, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015 via mobile

Basic cafe food but excellent quality and huge portions. Friendly staff and very good value for money. Well worth a visit for either breakfast or lunch.

Thank Bigjob2004

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cafe, British
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Reservations
Open Hours
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alvaston Park | London Road, Alvaston, Derby, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Derby  >  Alvaston

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?