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The Owl Tea Rooms

White Lion St | Janaway House, Holt NR25 6BA, England
+44 1263 713232
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good15%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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“brunch” (2 reviews)
“cakes” (16 reviews)
“salt beef” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Asian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
White Lion St | Janaway House, Holt NR25 6BA, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Have only just 'discovered' The Owl Tea Rooms in Holt but can highly recommend this establishment. An excellent selection of cakes, sandwiches, snacks and beverages served by enthusiastic Staff. Highly recommended.

Thank Tricia L
Reviewed 3 days ago

We sat outside in the garden as we felt the inside lacked atmosphere. Good selection of food and cakes. Two of us had the salad selections which were pleasant, but all a bit similar and creamy. Would have been good to have had a rice...More

Thank 8mrsh8
Reviewed 3 days ago

Called in for lunch on the 1940s weekend Saturday. . Disappointed with the "special" cheese and potato pie main course. Served without vegetables but soon corrected by a charming lady however we all felt the portion was small and expensive for what we received. To...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 1 week ago

A pleasant little tea shop/restaurant attached to a shop selling cakes,, quiches and the like. The food was very pleasant and the service cheerful and prompt. Not the cheapest tea shop but it seems that Holt is not a cheap place! We will call in...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Home made is the word here. Wow three cakes are Devine. The food simply sublime. Lovely to sit outside as well weather permitting. Staff are happy and friendly. Do not go to holt without visiting the tea rooms. Excellent.

Thank paul7070
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Owl Tearooms has recently been renovated by its new owners and is a very pleasant and relaxing venue. We opted to sit in the garden area for lunch. The food was enjoyable and plentiful , served by enthusiastic young people Being a warm day...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed a terrific lunch. New owners, new menu, but food just as good quality. Staff attentive but not pushy to get you to leave.

1  Thank Moira W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The new owners have really improved the quality of the food, lots of choice of home baked cakes - the Nutella doughnuts are expensive but delicious. They always have at least a couple of gluten free cake choices and can do sandwiches etc. too. The...More

1  Thank SwaziSue
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited without booking and were lucky enough to get a table. Great attentive fast service. Complimentary water whilst ordering a nice touch. We both had the hot salted beef with cheese sandwiches- wow delicious and filling. Daughter had the tomato and basil soup equally...More

Thank kswdingy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife, 5 year old girl and I shared a delicious cream tea (with extra salmon and cream cheese scones - we were very hungry). Excellent cuppa. Prompt and pleasant service with a smile.

Thank DrAMW
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June 2, 2017|
Response from Claudia P | Property representative |
Not st the moment thanks. We are fully staffed for weekends.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $11
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:30 am - 2:30 pm
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: White Lion St | Janaway House, Holt NR25 6BA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Holt
  • Phone Number: +44 1263 713232
The Owl Tea Rooms is a stylish cafe and tea rooms with traditional values in picturesque Holt. Whether you fancy a cream tea or a pecan pie, a salt beef sandwich or a glass of wine, The Owl is a perfect place to indulge yourself. Enjoy our secluded pation garden or intimate Georgian interior, Tuesday - Saturday, 8.30am-5pm and Sundays for brunch, 9.30am-2.30pm.
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