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Abbots Tearoom

7 Long Street, Cerne Abbas DT2 7JF, England
+44 1300 341349
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“scones” (19 reviews)
“cake” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
7 Long Street, Cerne Abbas DT2 7JF, England
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1 - 10 of 147 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here for a cream tea. A proper cream tea consists of one large scone, or two small ones, but this establishment provided only one small one! Did not feel like it was baked on the day either. One small scone with cream and jam...More

Thank SteveWoodgate
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first visit to Cerne Abbas and the Abbots Tearoom and after quite a long walk we were hungry. The home made steak and kidney pie with chips and carrots and gravy sounded good and it was outstandingly good. Everything had flavour even...More

Thank BaldEagleDude
NicWilkes, Owner at Abbots Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear BaldEagleDude, thank you so much for your review. I'm delighted you enjoyed our homemade Steak & Kidney Pie - we vary our specials board according to the weather and it has definitely felt like Pie weather recently! We hope you'll come back and visit...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely place, ordinary, but also a guest house. The menu was quite extensive, though a little pricy, but it had many vegetarian options.More

Thank JeffOP
NicWilkes, Owner at Abbots Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear JeffOP, thanks for your 5* review. It would have been nice to understand what you thought was pricey as we believe we are very competitively priced. For example: Latte/Cappuccino £2.20 Sandwiches from £6.00 Jacket Potatoes from £6.00 Omelettes from £6.50 Ham Egg & Chips...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in after a walk around the village. Enjoyed the delicious homemade soup followed by scones and coffee. The atmosphere is friendly and it has a bright airy feel. We sat in the window seats and watched the world go by. I love the tablecloths...More

Thank jude502015
NicWilkes, Owner at Abbots Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear jude50215 - thank you so much for your review - I'm delighted you enjoyed our soup and scones and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was reading some of the less positive views about this establishment and I can understand, in a way, why it has attracted a few negative reviews. It does not present itself well when you enter and the plastic tablecloths do not help in my...More

Thank TJA950
NicWilkes, Owner at Abbots Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your 4* review - I hear your comments on our Oil Cloth table cloths, however they enable us to maintain the highest standards of hygiene and prevent unsightly tea cup stains. We do also receive a high number of compliments for them also....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I brought my friend here today for lunch as I've had greats experiences on every one of my previous visits. Food was fresh, uncomplicated and delicious. Service was very pleasant and polite. A brilliant place to brings friends and family for a treat and a...More

Thank Naomi C
NicWilkes, Owner at Abbots Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Naomi, thanks so much for your review. I'm delighted you enjoyed your visit again. We pride ourselves on simple food well cooked, and it sounds as though we nailed it. Thanks for taking the time to write. We hope to see you again soon....More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent menu choices, food and service. Fresh caught Dorset Rarebit too! ;-) Seating inside or out in the Garden. Easy parking.

Thank Trevor M
NicWilkes, Owner at Abbots Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Trevor - thanks so much for your review. So pleased you enjoyed your Rarebit - its a very popular choice. Hope to welcome you back soon. Kind regards, Nicola

Reviewed August 7, 2017

We made two visits to this tea room during our holiday. The gluten free cake was fantastic! The service was good and the staff friendly. The food was excellent.More

Thank Flaming-June34
NicWilkes, Owner at Abbots Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

dear Flaming-June34 - thanks for your review. I'm so pleased you enjoyed your Gluten Free cake. We have been blown away this year with the compliments we have had for our Gluten Free range. We look forward to welcoming you back again in the future....More

Reviewed August 5, 2017

We are staying in the area and popped in for breakfast. I can thoroughly recommend it.The food was very tasty and the pleasant waitress took infinite care to ensure I could have something that suited my need for a dairy-free meal.The waitress was very pleasant...More

Thank brianP1254US
NicWilkes, Owner at Abbots Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Brian for your review. I'm so pleased the team were helpful and friendly and we were able to accommodate your dietary needs. We look forward to welcoming you back again in the future. Kind regards, Nicola

Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

Quick snack, time. Popped in for quick sandwich. Lovely ham and tomato on thick brown bread. Cream teas, but only one kind of scone which spoilt it a bit.More

Thank Maria R
NicWilkes, Owner at Abbots Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Maria, Thanks for your review. Great to hear you enjoyed your sandwich. Sorry to hear we disappointed on the scone front - we make all our own scones every day - fruit and cheese. This year we introduced Local Lemon Curd and Local Passionfruit...More

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Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Long Street, Cerne Abbas DT2 7JF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Cerne Abbas
  • Phone Number: +44 1300 341349
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