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The Woodlands Tea Room

Santon Bridge, Santon Bridge CA19 1UY, England
+44 19467 26281
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“cakes” (40 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Santon Bridge, Santon Bridge CA19 1UY, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic food we had Sunday Lunch , also breakfast. It was very good value for money the staff very attentive, and we were made to feel very welcome shall definitely be returning to this little gem of a place .

Thank Val H
nancy b, Owner at The Woodlands Tea Room, responded to this review

Thankyou for your lovely review! See you again xx

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not the best experience! Waited to be served but was ignored by the staff who seemed understaffed. Decided to leave as felt we had already waited far too long just for a cup of tea. A shame as already visited a couple of years ago...More

Thank didi1w
nancy b, Owner at The Woodlands Tea Room, responded to this review

Hi I am sorry you didn't know that our procedure At The Woodland's is that our customers to order at the counter. This has been in place for approximately 2 years. It is written on the first page of the menu and also on the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely little stop for all kinds of people.. Service is excellent and the food & drink is Fresh and well presented.. Just a shame I never got to finally meet Gaynor as I was staying at her Sisters Bed and breakfast down the road.. See...More

Thank paulfenney
nancy b, Owner at The Woodlands Tea Room, responded to this review

Thankyou for your kind review. Gaynor is Lesley's friend, it's Nancy (lesley's sister) you didn't get to meet! Alas! Maybe next time xx

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We called in here whilst passing today, after a walk in eskdale. Very friendly staff, and good all round servic. So pleasant , we sat outside to eat our fresly made sandwiches, pulled pork baguette was delicious... Not too big inside, but ample room. Were...More

3  Thank alisdair t
nancy b, Owner at The Woodlands Tea Room, responded to this review

Thankyou very much for your very nice review. It is lovely isn't it! The birds are such a treat to watch! The robin is particularly cheeky! xxx

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had lovely afternoon tea .The sandwiches were amazing and the scones freshly baked . lots of choice and the portion size is great Loved it !

Thank rpoles
nancy b, Owner at The Woodlands Tea Room, responded to this review

Thankyou for your nice review. The bread is also freshly baked by ourselves which make the sandwiches so good! Please call again! kind regards xx

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our first lunch in the lakes and it set the precedence for the rest of the holiday. Great meal, friendly and helpful staff. Highly recommended. Good atmosphere.

Thank BlueSkyDreamer77
nancy b, Owner at The Woodlands Tea Room, responded to this review

Thankyou for your very kind review. It means a lot to us that our customer's take the time to write a nice review of our little place in the woods! Hope you enjoyed the rest of your visit in the lakes! It's stunning! xxx

Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely gorgeous tea rooms. They serve a wide variety of delicious home made foods, from bistro style meals and Sunday roasts, delightful cakes and scrummy breakfasts. We visited here for breakfasts, lunch and afternoon tea and quality of food and service was always brilliant. All...More

Thank Shortlineski
Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

Third visit here and has always been excellent. Visited as a treat on our way home after a few days walking in Wastwater. 2 hungry men enjoyed a full English breakfast and a pot of tea. I had scrambled egg, smoked salmon and mushrooms with...More

Thank 22Lucy
Reviewed April 8, 2017

The food and drinks in this tea room I found to be quite nice and enjoyed it. I had smoked salmon sandwiches with cream cheese and a scone with cream and jam. I was full after this, it was very tasty. Unfortunately I will not...More

Thank goldenlionCumbria
Reviewed March 26, 2017

Called in for a brunch with my sister and our son's. Our fairly basic request for 1 full English, two cheese toasties, 2 portions of wedges and a beef sandwich was brought out some time later. Toasties burnt, the smallest 'full' English I have ever...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Santon Bridge, Santon Bridge CA19 1UY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Santon Bridge
  • Phone Number: +44 19467 26281
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