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Alwalton Post Office Tearoom & Stores

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18 Oundle Road, Alwalton, Peterborough PE7 3UP, England
+44 1733 233555
Mon - Tue 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Wed 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thu - Fri 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
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Chorley, Lancashire
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337 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped en route from Surrey to Yorkshire for lunch instead of the normal petrol/service station rubbish. What a little delight. A cute, quaint little thatched building with a lovely range of lunch items. We had jacket potatoes with a fresh salad and a scone with jam and tea. Lovely service, friendly staff and great food. Good value too £20... More 

Thank Robyn W
Manchester, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

Just off the A1 as you drive to the Holiday in or the showground. Quintessentially English and ideal for a photo opportunity...pity I didn't take one!

Thank Traveller1895
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

lovely old building, nice small place to have something to eat and a cup of tea. love the cheese scones and real ale chutney. served warm they are a good size. haven't tried anything else on the menu as I always make a bee line for the scones. the rest of the food does look really good. normally go here... More 

Thank 8402els
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Discovered this lovely teashop through friends. We were treated to an absolute feat that included sandwiches, warm scones, fresh strawberries and lovely cakes. Unlimited cups of tea and friendly service. Incredibly not expensive. The venue is a pretty room above the Post Office, small and cosy.

Thank avrilharpley
Thrapston, United Kingdom
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109 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

I have been her a number of times. The tea rooms are run by the staff on the post office and shop below. The food is good traditional and looks home made. It is quaint but excellent

Thank mykonrunner
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41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016 via mobile

Lovely little tea room / shop very quaint thatched house tea room above shop about 6-7 tables greeted by nice lady who took our order both of us had scones very nice but think they had been in heated in microwave as bit soggy and fell to piece when butter and jam put on them nice big pot of tea... More 

Thank Lamblaker
Bourne, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2016

This is a lovely little tea room. My sister in law took me here for my birthday. We had sandwiches and cakes which were outstanding and the presentations was great. The staff were all very friendly and helpful will definitely come back.

Peterborough, United Kingdom
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313 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016

This tea room is so quaint and such a lovely place to visit. The food and coffee was great and the cakes were particularly good! We will be back again soon.

Thank Karen C
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

So after seeing this advertised, we thought we'd give it a try. Friend at work also said how good it was. Have to say on arrival was welcomed by a lovely friendy face who directed us upstairs. Very very cosy and the food was lovely, not being rushed or that we had the Potato & Leek soup with freshly baked... More 

Thank cornflower187045
Yaxley, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015 via mobile

What a lovely, and cute tea room We had the high tea and were stuffed by the time we had finished the scones, you get great portions and food and it's also at a good price with quick and friendly service will be going back soon and would recommend to anyone.

Thank Jodie C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
Average prices
British, Cafe
Restaurant features
Seating, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Dining on a budget
Open Hours
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Oundle Road, Alwalton, Peterborough PE7 3UP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Peterborough  >  Alwalton
  • Phone Number: +44 1733 233555
Eat, drink, shop and post all under one roof.

Olde Worlde teamroom in a village setting with light lunches, freshly made sandwiches and rolls to take away, teas, coffees and cakes.

Alwalton stores offers locally sourced fruit and vegetables, fresh bread and rolls, papers, magazines, brea, milk, ice cream and much more.

We are your local Post Office offering a friendly and personal service.

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