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The Mad Hatter's Tea Party

#155 of 455 Places to Eat in Bath
Certificate of Excellence
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5 Orange Grove, Bath BA1 1LP, England
+44 1225 466733
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10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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NYC
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped by at the Mad Hatter's while on a bus tour to Stonehenge. Only had an hour and a half total in Bath, so instead of running around we opted for a relaxing visit to the Mad Hatter's to enjoy the beautiful weather and a great cup of tea with scones (made on premises and still hot when they were... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice, Pleasant staff. Great food. Had hot paninis which were fresh and delicious. Overlooks back of Abbey. Great find. Would recommend for a quick lunch stop.

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Thank LloydFamily1
Amersham, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016

Our family was going toward the Pulteney bridge and came across the tea shop. The decor caught my attention and even though we were not really hungry , we decided to stop and have some refreshment because we love the decor. ! My husband order the Cream tea for all of use and it came in a generous portion ,... More 

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Thank merrysim
Aylesford, United Kingdom
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205 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

Small and quaint little tea room that is in a wonderful location. They offer a good selection of beverages and the service was more than adequate. We would certainly pop in here again, and recommend it to others.

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Thank Ultron-8
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

Looked at all the big chain cafes & restaurants as I strolled through Barf! Then came across the Mad Hatters. Lovely smile on entering & a good selection of sandwiches n panini's on offer.. Would rather give my custom to the 'little independs ' who work so hard,than the bigger cafe. Great location too.. Give it a go!!!!!

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Thank SVTJumbo
Pontypool, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

This is a lovely Alice in Wonderland themed café in a central position in Bath, close to the abbey. We stopped to try some Marshfield ice creams, which were excellent. It's really nice that the centre of Bath hasn't been dominated by the big coffee chains.

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Lancashire, England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

Lovely to sit out on a sunny day and enjoy a pot tea for 2 at a fair cost in the centre. No problem at all if you don't want to order food which is a welcome change to some other places in Bath

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

Nicely located. But we had to sit inside as drizzly weather. Small. Quirkiness based on Alice In Wonderland. I thought the tea was very average; my wife thought it nice. Did not eat.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

Visited the cafe in Bath. It's very small which is a shame they could have a lot more customers at once as it's such a great place. Full of memorabilia ans the pictures is exactly what it looks like. We stopped off for coffee and cake which was lovely. I noticed they had a good section of panini's/jacket potatoes etc... More 

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Oxford
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

Arriving weary in Cambridge after a long coach trip we chose this little tea shoppe as it was right there in teh centre and looked very independent and quaintly small. We loved the wide choice of teas offered though our favourite (roobos) was temporarlily out of stock but had plenty of alternatives which were served in lovely very large and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$4 - $13
Cuisine
Cafe, British
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Orange Grove, Bath BA1 1LP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 466733
Description
Step into Wonderland and join the Tea Party. Come and join us for breakfast, lunch or afternoon tea in our quirky, friendly tea room. A favourite with visitors to Bath, we pride ourselves on a welcoming atmosphere; delightful homemade food and lovingly handcrafted cakes and scones. We cater for all types of Hatters and welcome everyone who has a love of good food and a bit of a quirky side. Located behind the Abbey, we are away from the bustle of the high street. So come and join the friendly staff for a truly Mad Hatter Tea Party.

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