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The old world cafe

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Bosherston, Bosherston SA71 5DN, Wales
01646661216
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Redditch, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2016

Always visit localy known aunty VI's tearoom.In the colder weather limited indoor seating ,and on a warmer day lovely garden area.Food is not expensive with sandwiches,and light menu.Also serves a nice cream tea all year round.

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Retford, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

We popped in for a light lunch after walking around Bosherston Lily Ponds. We were 100% satisfied with everything - staff service and attitude, the style and atmosphere of the place and of course the food. Cant add anything else but Brilliant! and Well Done!

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

This place looks great, with lots of tables set up in the front garden. There isn't room for many inside. It wasn't clear if you went inside to order or if someone came out, but despite there being several people at tables, there was no sign of any staff, so I went inside to order. The righthand room had a... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

Has the potential to be really lovely but let down by 3 discourteous ladies ; food dumped on the table with no reference to who had ordered what. Scones , jam and cream for 2 people served on 1 plate, god forbid you dare request another plate .Not clear that you have to find the waitress to order food in... More 

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016

Called in today. Very disappointing. Attitude of the two ladies serving was very poor. I don't think Auntie Vi would approve. We had a drink and two tea cakes which came on just one plate. Toilet facilities not adequate or clean.

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Shifnal
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

Visited The Olde Worlde Cafe after a lovely long walk, sat outside as we had our dog with us. We thought how lovely, quaint and unspoilt it was. Coffee was lovely and the lemon drizzle cake was yum. Slightly disappointed on the cheap jam for the scones (we were there the day before too 😉) which made them just Ok.... More 

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

I've been visiting this tea room since I was a child. Its always been magnificent but now I think its been spoiled by its own success. The jam and cream are pre-packaged and the scones are those you would buy in a shop. I'm sure that at busy times this is the best way for them to cope with the... More 

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

Visited with family. Such sad news at the passing of a great lady. As usual however the food was great an olde worlde type, no new coffee still just the same old coffee taste great. Reading one previous review I think if you want soya and lactose free you need to visit Costa! This place caters for those who want... More 

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Thank Terrie D
California, USA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

We stopped here after a day's walk for tea and cake. Great scone and bara brith, and very bracing tea. The setting and gardens were lovely.

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Thank CA7777
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

We called in for tea whilst staying in Bosherton.....a bit windy outside so we sat in the "front room" along with other non hardy souls! My husband and I both ordered a cream tea, plenty of jam and cream but the scones were cold and did not seem entirely fresh. Lovely old fashioned teapot (with a strainer!) and china cups.....maybe... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bosherston, Bosherston SA71 5DN, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Pembrokeshire  >  Bosherston
  • Phone Number: 01646661216

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?