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The Old School House Tea Rooms

House Tea Rooms & Tea Garden 1 Back Street, Abbotsbury, Weymouth DT3 4JP, England
+44 1305 871808
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“cakes” (33 reviews)
“homity pie” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
House Tea Rooms & Tea Garden 1 Back Street, Abbotsbury, Weymouth DT3 4JP, England
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11 - 20 of 131 reviews

Reviewed October 21, 2017 via mobile

We chanced upon The Old School House at the end of a walk along the coast after visiting the Sub-tropical Gardens. We were lucky, as we almost turned back thinking the village had nothing to offer the weary walker. How wrong we were! The tea...More

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed October 18, 2017

We only popped in for an end of walk cuppa but it's good old fashioned leaf tea with a strainer and a pot of hot water to top it up. Lovely. The cake selection is grand and they come in slices the size of the...More

Thank GregPurnell
Reviewed October 1, 2017

We called in here for an early light lunch. It is a lovely building with a cute garden area full of flowering plants. It is a traditional tea room and serves traditional teas and lunches, etc all of which appear to be home baked and...More

Thank peetajohn
Reviewed September 1, 2017

This delightful tea room served lovely food; we sat in a sweet garden but there were two inside rooms too. The staff were helpful and friendly . The Homity Pie was just wonderful and thoroughly recommended.

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

Lovely surroundings and the garden is beautiful and so we could take the dogs and the scones were very light. There were also good savoury options. Lovely smell of baking when we arrived.

Thank Babybirdie
Reviewed August 15, 2017

This tea shop is perfect! From the chintzy decor to the welcoming staff it is no surprise that the food is first class. In a county which suffers from kitchens that close at 2:30 it was a joy to eat a late lunch and my...More

Thank AphPatt
Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

A proper tea room where you can indulge in the past. Lovely pictures and framed newspapers on wall, lots of tables but never felt packed and intrusive. Decent value for money (£6 odd for two scones, jam, cream and butter). Tea lovely (no tea bags...More

Thank Simon M
Reviewed July 25, 2017

Lovely old world tea rooms and nice china,everyone was very pleasant and helpful,lovely refreshing pot of tea.

Thank Anne H
Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful cream tea with a nice pot of tea. It's also a good place for lunch or morning coffee. Lovely ambiance.

Thank Jenny B
Reviewed July 10, 2017

We had a light "tea and sandwich" lunch there a few weeks ago. Very friendly, personal service by Helen - the owner. A cosy room with very nice old-fashioned furniture. Everybody loved it. We couldn't stay - but Cream Tea there would have been fabuloous!

Thank UrsulaHans
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Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: House Tea Rooms & Tea Garden 1 Back Street, Abbotsbury, Weymouth DT3 4JP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Weymouth  >  Abbotsbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 871808
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