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Glebe Farm Shop & Tea Room

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Glebe Farm Rothwell Road | Junction 7 A14, Kettering NN16 8XF, England
+44 1536 513849
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9:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Tue - Sun 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Kettering, United Kingdom
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246 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We. Celebrated a family birthday with Sunday roasts recently. The food was fantastic. The service provided by Leone was attentive and sensitive and very efficient. She wrote a little note to the birthday girl on our receipt. Altogether a great visit. Well done.

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Thank KellyNN16
England
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice place but far too expensive for what they offer and some staff just not friendly at all. Would not go there for a meal. Perhaps a cup of coffee in summer as the view is lovely.

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1 Thank LScatt
Wellingborough, Northants
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42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I meet friends at Glebe Farm quite regularly either for coffee or lunch and I thought it was about time I left a review. Over the years we have visited countless times and have never, ever had a bad experience. The service is friendly and efficient, food very good and plentiful and excellent coffee/cakes. The specials are always worth considering... More 

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1 Thank Crolk
Kettering, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2017

I will start by saying that i very rarely write reviews but having read the reviews of this tea room I felt the need to give my opinion . The place was very busy and therefore I presume many people do like this place. Also the cakes and scones on display looked very inviting. We only wanted a 'Cream Tea... More 

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1 Thank Algin0n
Northampton, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017

Met a friend for a coffee and toasted tea cake, was pleasant although a little chilly on a December morning. Was getting very busy for lunch when we left and the menus looked very appetising. Will definitely visit again

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1 Thank strus
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2016 via mobile

This is my choice of venue for weekend breakfast. Quality, quantity, cost, service and venue, all come out tops. This is the only review which I've rated as "excellent". It really is worth the journey to take breakfast here.

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1 Thank James W
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2016 via mobile

I have visited Glebe Farm on numerous occasions and always receive a lovely service. Food is always delicious, particularly the scones and cakes. I find the ambience nice and relaxing, which is aided by the field view. I make sure I visit everytime I travel to northamptonshire and would definitely recommend.

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1 Thank Camelia J
Wellingborough, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016

Had Sunday roast, the smaller portion, there was plenty of food on the plate and was glad I didn't have the normal portion. The beef was melt in the mouth and everything was piping hot. The service was second to none. The waitresses were smiley and very nice. I will certainly be going again!!

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Thank stevenw2284
Northampton, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2016 via mobile

Slightly steep for a roast but the meat was excellent - accommodated my pink preference for the beef. Sides were ordinary and lacked flavour. Gravy was a packet mix and mashed swede although palatable is rather 'school dinners'! Would have preferred glazed carrots and broccoli and definitely wanted more parsnips and a slightly bigger token sausage garnish. The super-sized yorkies... More 

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Thank klea56
Corby, United Kingdom
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56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2016

Have been here several times for Sunday lunch but have not reviewed. As I visited again on 20 November with four friends I thought I should take the opportunity, especially as nothing here every really changes. The place was busy as it always is on Sunday. The servers are always friendly and up-beat although perhaps not the most efficient or... More 

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1 Thank Irmgard H
ChrisHoldsworth, Owner at Glebe Farm Shop & Tea Room, responded to this review

Dear Irmgard H Thank you for taking the time to review our family run Tea room. Your review comes across unfortunately very negatively for one that states you continue to return to eat with us. Our Sunday dinners are something that we take great pride in as we strive to provide the best quality meal available in the Kettering area... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$4 - $21
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Scenic view, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Glebe Farm Rothwell Road | Junction 7 A14, Kettering NN16 8XF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Kettering
  • Phone Number: +44 1536 513849
Description
Glebe Farm Tea Room is a family run business which has developed from being a small farm shop into the hugely popular Tea Rooms you will find today. All food served within the Tea Room is home made, from our made to order Farmhouse Brunch to our Traditional Sunday Roast Dinner! Accompanied by homemade desserts and homebaked cakes we have built a reputation of serving the highest standard of food whilst providing views over the rolling Northamptonshire countryside.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?