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Where Memories Meet


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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A traditional tea room with a twist. Combined with an antiques & vintage centre all housed in a quirky c1800 Grade II listed building with its own spring-fed well in the middle of the Kent Countryside.
$5 - $8
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Cafe, British
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Table Service
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recommended by 1 of my fellow counsellors who lives nearby. Quirky yet traditional interior with nice furniture and china. Friendly and welcoming staff and delicious food and coffee. Even free parking nearby. Highly recommended - hopefully I'll return with a chum another time!

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Veronica H
Reviewed May 18, 2019 via mobile

We decided to use this venue for our wedding Afternoon Tea for our friends that couldn’t attend our wedding. We have been there before and know the standard of food is excellent, they serve proper tea in china cups and the service is great. I...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank stormtwig
Reviewed May 14, 2019 via mobile

Well, what a treat! A wonderful menu and a vast selection of leaf tea's and ground coffee. The food is fresh and delicious, really tasty, and all served with a smile from the competent and delightful staff. And what a treasure trove surrounding you, just...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Archiesbiscuit
Reviewed May 14, 2019 via mobile

Mum took me to her favourite place and I understand why. Lucy, the owner was so friendly and couldn't do enough to make you feel welcome and satisfied. I had a rose lemonade and brie & bacon sandwich with mango chutney. The gluten free bread...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank mariawG6547LN
Reviewed May 9, 2019 via mobile

I was extremely excited to be going to an afternoon tea with family and friends. We had the whole of downstairs to ourselves, until customers kept walking in and out looking at the items for sale on the shelves (I say on the shelves, it...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Twoandthree
Reviewed April 14, 2019 via mobile

Excellent Afternoon Tea, Coffee, Cream Tea & Cakes + the chance to purchase Curios. Visited for Sunday Afternoon Tea with a group. Very welcoming, prompt service & very reasonably priced.

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank Vonnyatbay
Reviewed March 18, 2019 via mobile

Good service Clean quirky place Good selection of nice fresh sandwiches, scones and cakes. Very good value for money. Would go back

Date of visit: March 2019
Reviewed March 16, 2019 via mobile

Visited here after reading the reviews. Really nice quirky Tearooms with the added bonus of a small Antique Shop in basement. Afternoon Cream Tea was excellent with a nice choice of Teas - Not a Tea Bag in Sight. Nice freshly made finger sandwiches. Good...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank tontotaylor
Reviewed February 3, 2019

Nice tea room with a difference. Underneath the cafe is a range of antiques and various trinkets which you can freely look at. They do a nice selection of sandwiches, cakes etc and also a number of different teas and coffee. There isn't a huge...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank CornishTraveller100
Reviewed January 24, 2019 via mobile

Meet friends here for our Christmas lunch. Sandwiches all made fresh to order. Lovely range of delicious homemade cakes. Lots of antiques and bric a brac for sell. Parking in car park behind village hall.

Date of visit: January 2019
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Response from merritt402 | Reviewed this property |
I don't see that this would be a problem , the lady in there was very helpful . It is flat at the front , and they would be able to open both doors , so you would have no problem getting a wheelchair in .you wouldn't be able... More
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