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The Regency Tea Rooms

40 Gay Street, Bath BA1 2NT, England
+44 1225 443000
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“clotted cream” (23 reviews)
“sandwiches” (37 reviews)
“cake” (17 reviews)
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40 Gay Street, Bath BA1 2NT, England
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Reviewed May 14, 2015 via mobile

We had a great time having the Tea with Mr. Darcy to round out our trip to the Jane Austen Museum. The staff was wonderful and extremely friendly. The teas they recommended were excellent! Especially the Russian Caravan. My boyfriend ended up purchasing a bag...More

Thank Surfngal2
Reviewed May 9, 2015

After having to wait 25 minutes for an unnecessary talk as the video in the exhibition explained the same things in a more graphic way, we expected to have tea. It was then 4.55 and the centre closes at 5.30. On the web page the...More

Thank Jennyprofingles
Reviewed April 29, 2015

Lots of different teas to try - I had 'Russian Caravan'. Very helpful costumed staff recommended it and it was lovely - smokey and exotic! Cake delish too and a very cultured ambience

Thank FaeryFay
Reviewed April 16, 2015

My wife and I had afternoon tea in the Regency tea rooms yesterday, and very good it was too. The setting in the centre of Bath, the atmosphere and the service from the maids in period Regency costumes were all exemplary. Likewise, the choice and...More

Thank Jonathan K
Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

Visited the tea rooms today and it was lovely! The staff are second to none and couldn't have been more considerate. The selection of sandwiches and cakes were great. We couldn't of asked for anymore. We took my grandparents here who have also had afternoon...More

Thank Carlyrahim
Reviewed April 4, 2015

I visited the Regency Tea Rooms with my husband and 17 year old son to use a voucher I was given for my Birthday. The voucher was Tea for Two with Mr Darcy. The staff were very helpful and suggested that we just add in...More

Thank galaxy_10_10
Reviewed March 12, 2015

Had tea for two £30 odd . The Scones were stunning but the sandwiches were a let down no choice got two 1/4's cream cheese and cucumber, coronation chicken, cheese and tomato chutney and two fishy ones and six small cakes. did leave still feeling...More

Thank MerthyrMartin
Reviewed February 21, 2015 via mobile

Yum! Best cream tea ever. Humungous scones, plentiful toppings, brilliant service, wide choice of teas. Got 2 for 1 with museum entry ticket, would definitely pay full price though for a treat.

Thank Sue B
Reviewed February 15, 2015

Spent Valentine's Day in Bath, with my flatmate (not on a date!) - we were desperate for some Afternoon Tea and stumbled upon the Regency Tea Rooms whilst walking past the Jane Austen Centre. We had to wait around 10 minutes for a table, but...More

Thank PipG82
Reviewed February 8, 2015 via mobile

We visited here as a group of 14 making a pre booking. We were not left disappointed, on arriving we realised the fairly small tea room meant we had been split into various tables, we asked if we could push the tables together and although...More

Thank Gemma W
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
$7 - $15
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 4:30 PM
11:00 AM - 4:30 PM
11:00 AM - 4:30 PM
11:00 AM - 4:30 PM
11:00 AM - 4:30 PM
11:00 AM - 4:30 PM
11:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Gay Street, Bath BA1 2NT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 443000
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Set on the 2nd floor of the Jane Austen Centre is the elegant Regency Tea Room. We are Tea Guild members which ensures that you will enjoy high quality tea, food and service.The tea rooms have a lovely period atmosphere and very friendly staff.
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