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The Lighthouse Tea Room

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$$ - $$$
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44 Belle Vue Street | The home of genuine reviews, Filey YO14 9HY, England
+44 7891 181059
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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A traditional experience and a wonderful waitress who served the best scones with cream ham n tea! Thank you

Thank NurseMTL
Harrogate, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2016 via mobile

This unusual team room goes down a proverbial treat with locals and visitors alike. We've been training for the Great North Run every summer in Filey for years and only just come across it. You can enjoy the host's passion for lighthouses with 200 of them depicted throughout the cafe. Owners Paul and Janet are genial and welcoming with great... More 

Thank Sharon C
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 19, 2016 via mobile

We called in for a light lunch on a brief visit to Filey - lovely clean surroundings and a good selection of food on the menu. Strongly recommended if you're in the vicinity.

Thank David W
Shipley, United Kingdom
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174 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2016

We came here last year and relaly enjoyed our lunch, so a re-visit was a must.We are 7 in our party, a warm welcome awaited us, tables to accomodate us quickly put together, my wife and I ordered soup of the day (tomato ) other had the rarebit and one had a beef sandwich. All enjoyed our lunch in very... More 

Thank Simon2545
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

Stopped here for coffee and cake on a busy Saturday afternoon. Just what we needed with very friendly service and very good cake. :)

Thank Jean134
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016 via mobile

Return visit. 8 of us came for lunch. Mixture of ages and dietary requirements. Very pleasant interior decor with lighthouses everywhere which gives younger ones something to count while they wait. Nothing is too much trouble and the food is of good quality and beautifully presented. The toasties, Welsh rarebit and home made scones were lovely. Good quality ham in... More 

Thank Liz W
Durham, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

My husband and I had afternoon tea here. The lady waiting on our table was lovely and the afternoon tea was lovely. Definately a lovely treat and well worth the money. Our tea pot was refilled at no extra cost.

Thank Beverley W
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

Called here for dinner lovely tea room waitress service loved the lighthouse mans platter would go again very quaint

Thank David B
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62 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

Visited here mid September, popped in by chance. It had a great variety of fresh home made cakes with wonderful service. Well worth a visit.

Thank Sam E
York, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

Quaint tearoom with a lighthouse theme not far from the cliff walk up from the promenade in Filey.Friendly staff with a good selection of food on the menu. We had a baked potato with cheese and a tuna sandwich, both served with crisps, salad and coleslaw.We were going to return for cake after going for a walk but found out... More 

Thank Marion B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, British
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Belle Vue Street | The home of genuine reviews, Filey YO14 9HY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Filey
  • Phone Number: +44 7891 181059
The lighthouse is closed during the months of December and January.
A traditional English tea room with a nautical theme serving light meals, freshly ground coffee, Yorkshire tea, afternoon tea, home made cakes and scones in a warm friendly atmosphere.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?