We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Mad Hatters Tearoom & Bakery

49 Bridge Street Row East, Chester CH1 1NW, England
+44 1244 323444
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“cupcakes” (131 reviews)
“sandwiches” (66 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
British, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
49 Bridge Street Row East, Chester CH1 1NW, England
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (515)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

91 - 100 of 508 reviews

Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

Booked to go here today as a treat for my daughters 18th birthday for afternoon tea, originally it was myself, my mum, elder daughter and my baby daughter. I'd paid a deposit of £5 per person, but as the weekend unfolded, my other daughter invited...More

Thank Hayley R
Reviewed October 24, 2016

Went for a day trip to Chester and remembered reading about this place so thought I would check it out. Wow what a lovely tearoom. Not only were the cupcakes to die for but the décor was quaint Alice in wonderland. We had an enjoyable...More

Thank Alison R
Reviewed October 23, 2016

This was a birthday gift from my friend and firstly the vouchers were amazing and came in a sparkly purple envelope. The afternoon tea was amazing! I was so full at the end. I enjoyed the fact you get to pick your own cake! The...More

Thank Kelly S
Reviewed October 22, 2016

Visited with my daughter for a 6th birthday treat and my mum. Had seen a recommendation via Facebook and daughter is a big Alice in Wonderland fan so it seemed perfect. Initial impression good as décor going into tearoom is lovely. We had to wait...More

1  Thank Gem M
Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

I went here for a friends baby shower and there were 14 of us altogether. They were extremely accommodating and the service was ok. The tea was not replenished often and we had to ask for more teapots. I called prior and told them I...More

Thank Nayema J
Reviewed October 18, 2016

I have mixed feelings writing this review. I love this place and it's usually sublime but I'm writing this bad review as the service was shockingly awful this time (food still beautiful and tasty). The café was busy, so obviously you expect there to be...More

Thank Indigo H
Reviewed October 4, 2016

Set in one of the most unique buildings in Chester this is a fantastic tearoom offering hi-class cakes and drinks in true style. The cakes are excellent but I'd highly recommend trying the hot chocolate - definitely the best in Chester!

Thank Mat J
Reviewed September 29, 2016

Lovely place lovely staff but a big difference since our previous visit last year..the sandwiches last year were full of fillings and delicious but on our recent visit my cheese sandwich had a measily sprinkling of grated cheese .our soup was also very bland this...More

1  Thank Mum123ar
Reviewed September 27, 2016

My daughter took me to this lovely little tea room for our monthly afternoon tea date and we took my dog, Molly for her 2nd birthday because we knew we could sit outside on the rows but we were pleasantly surprised to find out that...More

Thank Maggie R
Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

Popped in here whilst walking around the town. It's a gem of a place. I had the soup and the wife had sandwich both were first class. The coffee was great and they have a big selection of teas. The place is very warm and...More

Thank Martin55N
Nearby Restaurants
La P'tite France
600 reviews
.02 miles away
176 reviews
.04 miles away
Urbano 32
477 reviews
.04 miles away
Cafe Rouge - Chester
692 reviews
.05 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Chester Rows
853 reviews
.10 miles away
Chester Roman Gardens
449 reviews
.13 miles away
Grosvenor Museum
580 reviews
.12 miles away
Booth Mansion
74 reviews
.12 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Robyn T
February 23, 2017|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Maxaddison | Reviewed this property |
We booked as we were a large party but smaller groups and couples just walked in I think! Call them as they are very accommodating.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $26
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
10:30 am - 5:00 pm
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 Bridge Street Row East, Chester CH1 1NW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 323444
  • E-mail
Mad Hatters Tearoom & Bakery is located at the historic and unique building of The Rectory, 49 Bridge Street Row, within the city walls of Chester in Cheshire. With subtle English Tearoom eccentricity and a touch of 'Wonderland', visit Mad Hatters to enjoy our breakfasts, elevenses, light lunches, and Mad Hatters' speciality, Afternoon Tea. We also play host to private functions and corporate events with a full bespoke event planning service.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing