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The Lounge

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The Runnymede-On-Thames Hotel and Spa | Windsor Road, Egham TW20 0AG, England
+44 1784 220999
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7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun 8:00 am - 10:30 pm
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
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London, United Kingdom
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129 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I came here with a friend for afternoon tea last Thursday , we were seated ( as requested) by the window overlooking the Thames. We were served by Karolina who was very helpful and delivered very good service. We were given a choice of either Rose or an elder flower drink each. The elder flower is very refreshing and is... More 

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Thank lucinda242015
Runnymede_Manager, Guest Relations Manager at The Lounge, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review of the Lounge at the runnymede~on~thames and I am delighted you were allocated the table you had requested, looking onto the River Thames and received very helpful service from Karolina. I am also pleased the food was beautifully presented. I shall pass on your lovely feedback regarding Karolina to her line manager to ensure... More 

Greater London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent Afternoon Tea for Two, would highly recommend the Runnymede. Service was outstanding and the sandwiches and handmade cakes were delicious.

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Thank roccopoppy
Runnymede_Manager, Guest Relations Manager at The Lounge, responded to this review

Thank you for your glowing review of Afternoon Tea at the runnymede-on-thames and I am delighted that you found the offering excellent and you would highly recommend the hotel to others. I am also pleased that you found the service outstanding and the sandwiches and cakes delicious. We look forward to your next visit. Kind regards Craig Spencer Resident /... More 

London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 3, 2017

Food was absolutely superb! fantastic choice of hot and cold food. Standard of cooking was also faultless, the beef cooked to perfection. The staff and team where just the best, couldn't be more helpful! Well done every one of you and thank you.

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Thank bluerainbow2014
Runnymede_Manager, Guest Relations Manager at The Lounge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your great review of the runnymede-on-thames and for choosing to celebrate New Year’s Eve with us. I am extremely pleased you loved the variety of food on offer and found the beef cooked to perfection and that the team were helpful. I will pass on your compliments to the Chef and the Restaurant Team so... More 

chichester
Level Contributor
42 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017

We had our New years eve at this hotel. The food was incredible. It was a buffet with food to die for. All four courses were fantastic and the presentation was first class. We will be returning next year.

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Thank LindaChichester
Runnymede_Manager, Guest Relations Manager at The Lounge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your great review of the runnymede-on-thames and for choosing to celebrate New Year’s Eve with us. I am delighted you found the food delicious and its presentation first class . We look forward to welcoming you back again for New Year’s Eve 2017, but we do hope we will see you before then . More 

London,England
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

Had a wonderful lunch at The Runnymede on Boxing Day. The staff were very attentive, polite and friendly. Food was fabulous and wonderful surroundings. Couldn't recommend highly enough. It was so good, we've already booked for next year!

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Thank Dot1956
Runnymede_Manager, Guest Relations Manager at The Lounge, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review of Leftbank at the Runnymede-on-thames. I am delighted that you chose to celebrate Boxing Day with us and you found the staff polite, friendly and very attentive as well as the food fabulous. I am pleased you loved the setting on the river Thames and you have already made the reservation for next year.... More 

Whitstable, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 5, 2016

We spent a day and a night at the Runnymede hotel.The reception and all staff were very courteous , smiling and friendly.The Rooms were clean and very comfortable.The only meal we had was breakfast which was excellent,There was a chef who would cook eggs any way you wanted or omlettes if you wished.The choice of foods from full english breakfast... More 

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Thank crawfordds
Runnymede_Manager, Guest Relations Manager at The Lounge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your fantastic review of the runnymede~on~thames; it is always refreshing to read such feedback. I am delighted that you found the staff very courteous and friendly. I am also glad that you found the variety of food on offer at breakfast excellent and made the most of the views of the river Thames. We look... More 

Crawley, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 28, 2016

Staff were brilliant, food was great and the venue was perfect. Special occasion and they arranged a congratulations platter for us - brilliant.

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Thank Ashley P
Runnymede_Manager, Guest Relations Manager at The Lounge, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review of Afternoon Tea at the runnymede-on- thames and I am delighted that you found the food great and the location overlooking the River Thames perfect. I am glad that the team presented you with a congratulations plate for your special occasion and we look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind regards Craig Spencer... More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016

I booked this for a friends 30th Birthday and we was all so impressed! Excellent Staff, Excellent food, Excellent location. I am a Vegan and my friend is gluten free and we always feel a little hard done by when we go out and eat or do something like this! Well not this time I was so impressed with what... More 

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Thank Bee170
Runnymede_Manager, Guest Relations Manager at The Lounge, responded to this review

Thank you for your 5* review of the Lounge at the runnymede-on-thames and I am delighted that you chose to book the runnymede to celebrate your friends 30th and that you found the food, location and team members excellent. I am also pleased to see that you and your friend were offered the special cakes, scones and sandwiches to suit... More 

Staines, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2016

We often meet here for coffee or drinks. It is a great location and suits us as we are local. The service can be spasmodic but the staff are always friendly.

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Thank Anne G
Runnymede_Manager, Guest Relations Manager at The Lounge, responded to this review

Thank you for your glowing review of the Lounge at the runnymede-on-thames and I am so pleased to see that you often use the Lounge to meet for coffee or drinks and that the location suits you being close to home. I am also pleased that you always find the team friendly even if the service is a little spasmodic... More 

egham
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

visited 21st Oct. and overall was very pleasant. amiable surroundings attentive staff. sandwiches fresh but a little bland. scones warm with strawberry home made preserves and clotted cream .four fancies each close to petit four sized. the mille fieulle pastry was overcooked and tasted burnt.which was decent quality. to the Manageress. Also had to ask fot hot water which usually... More 

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Thank CherryEgham
Runnymede_Manager, Guest Relations Manager at The Lounge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of the runnymede-on-thames hotel and the champagne afternoon tea in the Lounge. I am pleased that the team were attentive and you found the experience overall very pleasant. I am sorry that there were aspects of the food offering that you felt could be improved and I have passed on your feedback to the Pastry... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$12 - $31
Cuisine
British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Scenic view, Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Runnymede-On-Thames Hotel and Spa | Windsor Road, Egham TW20 0AG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Egham
  • Phone Number: +44 1784 220999
Description
Enjoy a few hours of sheer indulgence! Afternoon Tea at the runnymede-on-thames hotel turns getting together with your nearest and dearest into something really special. Rendezvous in our gorgeous lounge, enjoy the tranquil views over the Thames and tuck into a towering tray of delectable treats at our luxury hotel! Put the world to rights over afternoon tea. Watch the world pass by or just come and make yourself at home!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?