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Sophie T's Vintage Teashop

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183 Main Street | Yaxley, Peterborough PE7 3LD, England
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Tue - Sat 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you like the 1940s you will love Sophie Ts. Today was my third visit (unfortunately I only had time for a quick tea and scones) but as with pasts visits it was very enjoyable. As well as the tea and scones being very tasty, served by a very friendly lady, there is a good collection of 1940s memorabilia to... More 

Thank Kevin B
Pickering, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived here too early for the wedding so decided to have something to eat and drink at this place it seemed the only one open on this particular Saturday .Walking in was just like it was in the forties not that I am that old but where I live we have war weekends, so I do know a bit. As... More 

Thank Troas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

Lovely little place at the bottoms of Yaxley . Great cakes and service. Highly recommended place for a nice afternoon

Thank Nic-nic373
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

Been 3 times now and love his place! Love the quirkiness of the shop. Food is lovely and afternoon tea is so worth the money! I will Continue to visit and take my friends!

Thank k81984
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

Great venue and I really loved the whole feel to the tearoom. As it was a treat, we all ordered a cream tea. We were served two, tiny scones, tasty but really little more than a mouthful each. Vintage in all things including rationing.

Thank Petrina N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016

I feel embarrassed to report that although I live within 3 miles of Sophie T's Vintage Teashop, I had not been in. Until today... And what a delightful place I discovered it is! The décor and atmosphere is wonderfully quaint, with a real nostalgic feel. The staff are friendly, and the whole place is filled with details and memorabilia from... More 

Thank Katie H
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

True to all the great reviews- quaint, quirky with good quality food. Both downstairs and upstairs were clean and tidy which is sometimes hard to achieve with 'memorabilia' around. Delicious sandwich fillings, amazing cakes (superior bakewell tart!!) All very generous. A nice treat for a Saturday afternoon. It is a personal preference- but I do like paper towels to dry... More 

Thank AmyJJ13
Lynne T, Owner at Sophie T's Vintage Teashop, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments. We are well known for our cakes! Regarding paper towels, we have tried them but our old plumbing can't cope with them being disposed of in the toilet! The local plumber however was delighted! More 

Stamford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

A lovely afternoon tea with friends at Sophie T's. The food was delicious! The tea cosies made me smile! Thank you for a warm welcome!

1 Thank PopcornYum
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2016

We visited the tearooms last Thursday for my parents diamond wedding anniversary. We had a lovely time and my parents enjoyed themselves, Although I was told on the phone we could choose our sandwiches for afternoon tea, this did not happen, but a nice selection was given to us on arrival, followed by lovely scones, This was followed by a... More 

Thank andrea i
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016

We bought Afternoon Tea vouchers for my parents and my husband had also bought a voucher for me. We had the most amazing food which was served promptly which was impressive as it was a very busy Saturday afternoon. We had had to cancel previously due to illness which wasn't a problem. We all thoroughly enjoyed the food and the... More 

2 Thank Helen C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, British
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Cash Only, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 183 Main Street | Yaxley, Peterborough PE7 3LD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Peterborough
  • Phone Number: 447768351227
Post code PE7 3LD. New restaurant opened on Sept 10 2011 Specialise in homemade cakes and scones Afternoon Tea Large groups catered for in our function room

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