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Elizabeth Botham & Sons

35-39 Skinner Street, Whitby YO21 3AH, England
+44 1947 602823
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“cakes” (155 reviews)
“bread” (55 reviews)
“battenburg” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
35-39 Skinner Street, Whitby YO21 3AH, England
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11 - 20 of 651 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

popped in for a quick pick me up and boy were we glad we had the best carrot cake ever and the yorkshire tea was to die for lovey and quaint dont miss it

Thank boothstownbob
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Four of us (2 couples) went for lunch on our day out in Whitby. We all chose something different and all the food arrived together. The food was enjoyed by us all. Lovely service and good value. Recommend.

Thank Hazel D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

recommended by the owners of the Willows where we were staying wished we had asked sooner, great service and food don't miss out on this place if ever visiting Whitby you will not find a better place to it and fair priced.

Thank xxxxleics
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We purchased a Jute bag packed with cakes, biscuits and tea along with two lemon buns. The quality is very good, with lots made on the site.

Thank Johnspaul58
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had a look at tripadvisor for ideas for afternoon tea in Whitby, Bothams had very good reviews so that,s where we went. I am afraid I can,t give it a glowing report, we went in just before 3pm, the table in the window had just...More

1  Thank Kev012
Reviewed September 11, 2017

I absolutely love Bothams, They always have a good range of delightful products from cakes, tea loaves and cheeses. I always come here every time. Highly recommend. :)

Thank Donavon2013
Reviewed September 10, 2017

We had seen this tea shop on the TV and when we knew we were going to Whitby made sure we included a visit here. We went for the full traditional afternoon tea which consisted of sandwiches, jam and cream scone and fancy cakes. We...More

Thank Mudeford123
Reviewed September 7, 2017

What a great place to visit, may be a bit biased as I know one of the owners. Great service, great staff always willing to help. Lots of choose from, all freshly baked

Thank stringtiff
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Bothams on Skinner Street is a fantastic place to eat. Well presented meals and plenty on your plate! I had the Dalesman Platter and as ever it was yummy. We can only manage one course. The waitresses dress in old fashioned black and white uniforms...More

Thank Carol C
Reviewed August 31, 2017 via mobile

Once again, an afternoon tea visit to the Skinner St tea room. This time we ducked the fancy cakes and had the chicken, brie and cranberry sandwiches followed by a cream tea. Attentive and friendly service, and a proper pot of tea as well. We...More

Thank TigersFan51
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sue g
May 26, 2017|
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Response from Tim P | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I can't remember. I don't think so but they have a website, so you could check.
March 19, 2017|
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Response from MikeBRG | Property representative |
No need to book. But our main Skinner St tearooms are closed on Mondays.
Samantha B
July 27, 2016|
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Response from MikeBRG | Property representative |
No. It should be fine. But you can always phone our tea room on 01947 602823 if you wish.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $23
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35-39 Skinner Street, Whitby YO21 3AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Whitby
  • Phone Number: +44 1947 602823
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