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Sophie T's Vintage Teashop

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183 Main Street | Yaxley, Peterborough PE7 3LD, England
+44 7768 351227
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9:00 am - 4:30 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Yet another fabulous meal at Sophie T's. The food is second to none, delicious large slices of homemade cake and yummy scones with clotted cream and jam. The sandwiches are full size triangles rather than finger sandwiches and generously filled. All the food is top quality and beautifully presented on vintage crockery. Welcoming friendly atmosphere and staff, can't wait for... More 

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Thank Shreksgirl
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Just enjoyed a lovely afternoon at Sophie T's celebrating my daughters birthday; we had Sophie's Special Tea, it was amazing very generous portions, fresh and tasty. There was a pianist playing in the background which definitely added to the atmosphere to this 1940's vintage tea shop. It is worth booking in advance as it does get busy.

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Thank SuzC63
Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very large pieces of delicious cake! Will be going back to sample sandwiches etc. The table next to us was having the special afternoon tea and it also looked delicious and ample. Wonderful good fun tea cosies. Worth a visit if you are in the area

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Bring a vegan I was quite dubious when my friend booked a baby shower in the function room upstairs at Sophie T's. 'Oh great' thought I 'an afternoon of black coffee while everyone enjoys cream tea but me!' How wrong I was!! The staff were informed in advance if my dietary requirements and went out of their way to make... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2016

Myself ,my wife and daughter visited here on a weekday afternoon to try something different.The teashop is very authentic and the staff friendly,we each chose something off the menu & it all came fairly quickly.The food was very enjoyable & we would definitely return

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1 Thank holaddictCambs
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016 via mobile

We went on the sput of the moment This is a great little place everything freshly made and baked and a fantastic gluten free menu. Be aware it is cash only but not an issue really. Staff were friendly and helpful so nice it brought back memories of my parents and my childhood.

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Thank Rockchick63
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016

The food and presentation was great. At the time of booking we were not told about the cash only rule. On paying the bill we wanted to pay by debit card. We were told in not such a friendly manner that a card payments were not accepted. I only had Euros and my guest did not have quite the amount... More 

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

According to TripAdvisor you have visited us twice before and would have paid in cash on those visits.. You also left us two 5 star reviews. It states quite clearly in block capitals (not smallprint) on the menu and on our website that we are cash only. Shouting at my staff "May I suggest you tell everybody when they book... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016 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 

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Pickering, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

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 

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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

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Cash Only, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
Tuesday
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday
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: +44 7768 351227
Description
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?