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Cardamon Tea Lounge & Shop

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Certificate of Excellence2018 - 2019 Winner
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$5 - $8
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Cafe, European, British
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Reviewed June 9, 2019 via mobile

Definitely place to visit to admire the interesting interior! Great place to go back memory lane to our childhood. Amazing attention to details in decorations! Unfortunately food was mid range. Too much attention to look rather than taste. Came back few months later and unfortunately...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank sono974
Reviewed May 4, 2019 via mobile

Second visit and not disappointed. We had a wizards brunch that my son loved on our first visit (especially the opportunity to have his picture taken in the very authentic cupboard under the stairs!) and I knew we would have to return as a family...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank SuchFun40s
Cardamon T, Owner at Cardamon Tea Lounge & Shop, responded to this reviewResponded May 10, 2019

Thank you for your review and very supportive words. We hope to see you again soon:))))

Reviewed April 4, 2019 via mobile

I booked the queen of hearts afternoon tea for my mum as a suprise. Was really excited based on excellent reviews and the pics look fab, but I couldn’t help feel disappointed. Nothing looked homemade. Almost everything on the plates tasted and looked identical to...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Bibby8
Cardamon T, Owner at Cardamon Tea Lounge & Shop, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2019

Thank you for your review. Sorry to hear that you didn't like our Queen of Hearts afternoon tea. Our staff did asked you on the day, if you're happy and everything was fine. Any issue with the afternoon tea, you should discuss while you've been...More

Reviewed March 31, 2019 via mobile

This was a birthday present for a friend, I booked the Queen of Hearts Tea and it was fabulous. A huge choice of different teas (you can buy some tea to take away, too), delicious food and more than we could eat, we asked for...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank ChickenQueen
Cardamon T, Owner at Cardamon Tea Lounge & Shop, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2019

Thank you very much for your review and we will be happy to serve you again:)))

Reviewed March 23, 2019 via mobile

My mother booked a Harry Potter theme tea party for 2 adults 2 children for my daughters 9th birthday. When we arrived to a extremely frosty reception from the staff saying you booked 4 adults I instantly felt unwelcome. We was told upstairs in the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
7  Thank claire p
Reviewed December 22, 2018

This was yet again a wonderful experience! Every time we come here the staff are lovely and kind! As a 12 year old child myself, I find it a magical time. I'm sure my parents find it as mesmerising as i do! We came for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank DJCattrell
Cardamon T, Owner at Cardamon Tea Lounge & Shop, responded to this reviewResponded December 22, 2018

Such an amazing review, love the challenge you gave me each time, you come visit us:)))See you soon:)))

Reviewed December 20, 2018 via mobile

Impromptu visit with my mum and son, most of the tables had been reserved for what looked like amazing afternoon tea; however they were more than happy to accommodate a walk in. My son had the Alice basket and we had toasted sandwiches. It is...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Twinkle071
Cardamon T, Owner at Cardamon Tea Lounge & Shop, responded to this reviewResponded December 22, 2018

Thank you so much for your review and we will be so happy to see you again:))))

Reviewed December 18, 2018 via mobile

Wanted to treat my mum for her birthday and booked up an afternoon tea here. We had an amazing time. Brilliant atmosphere and amazing food! Would highly recommend to anyone

Date of visit: December 2018
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Cardamon T, Owner at Cardamon Tea Lounge & Shop, responded to this reviewResponded December 22, 2018

Thank you so much Victoria for your review and we hope to see you again soon :)))

Reviewed December 16, 2018

This rabbit hole in Colchester was a pleasant discovery for me. The outside did not give much hint on what a gem it was inside. The place felt comfortable as soon as we entered. Low chairs were used downstairs. We were led upstairs for food....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Eddie Z
Cardamon T, Owner at Cardamon Tea Lounge & Shop, responded to this reviewResponded December 17, 2018

Thank you so much Eddie for your review and we hope to see you again for our delicious apple cake:))))

Reviewed November 19, 2018

It is always such a treat coming here for a meal or afternoon tea. Today we had booked for a Harry Potter afternoon tea, and it was amazing, not only is all the food truly delicious but the attention to detail is just amazing. We...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank JacquiR63
Cardamon T, Owner at Cardamon Tea Lounge & Shop, responded to this reviewResponded November 19, 2018

Thank you Jacqui for your magic spell today. I'm sure your next visit will be Practically Perfect in Every Way!!!

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