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“Quaint and Frienldy”
Review of Terrace Tea Rooms

Terrace Tea Rooms
Ranked #11 of 32 Restaurants in Port Isaac
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: British
Description: Located above the village of Port Isaac, North Cornwall, the Terrace Tea Rooms offers a traditional tea room downstairs with a lovely outdoor decked terrace that makes the most of any fine weather, and upstairs there are three en suite bed and breakfast rooms, two of which have wonderful sea views. Ideally placed to explore coasts, moors and sightseeing in Cornwall, we aim to offer a friendly and informal atmosphere where you are free to come and go as you please and enjoy the time that you spend in Port Isaac.
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Description: Located above the village of Port Isaac, North Cornwall, the Terrace Tea Rooms offers a traditional tea room downstairs with a lovely outdoor decked terrace that makes the most of any fine weather, and upstairs there are three en suite bed and breakfast rooms, two of which have wonderful sea views. Ideally placed to explore coasts, moors and sightseeing in Cornwall, we aim to offer a friendly and informal atmosphere where you are free to come and go as you please and enjoy the time that you spend in Port Isaac.
Reviewed April 20, 2014

Good food and very friendly staff. Maybe a little bit on the pricey side but otherwise worth a visit

Date of visit: April 2014
Thank maureen t
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Reviewed April 14, 2014

I think the negative reviewers must have been somewhere different! This was a wonderful place with beautiful crockery, cutlery, cake stands all laid out on the tables. We chose coffee which was served in equally pretty mugs. We just had tea cakes and crumpets to eat, but they were gorgeous. My 7 year old wanted ice cream so the owner's 11-year old daughter (who was helping out as it was the holidays) very expertly talked him through every flavour before he plumped on chocolate. When using the facilities inside we saw all the home baked scones, buns etc coming out of the oven. They are truly home baked and to see them all laid out on a country table was heart warming. I overheard a group of 4 ladies being served by the owner on another table and they told her that they didn't want much in the way of quantity but wanted to try a few bits. After discussion they agreed on a bespoke high tea - a refreshing change from 'if it's not on the menu we can't do it' which you can find in some tourist areas. The owners' daughter was a true delight - very confident but not annoying. This is a gem - not out to get the tourist pound for as little as possible. Well worth a visit.

Date of visit: April 2014
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1  Thank Sam555_11
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Reviewed March 30, 2014

My wife and I enjoyed a delicious afternoon cake and tea at Angelique's Tea Room Restaurant. Choosing the Mother's Day vanilla sponge cake with pink butter was literally the icing on the cake after a walk around the historic Cornish village of Port Isaac.

Date of visit: March 2014
Thank BobN382
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Reviewed January 10, 2014

Visited the tea room on 10th Jan. It was one of only 2 open in Port Isaac. The owner was very friendly and was so helpful in accommodating our party of 5 adults, a 2 year old, and a 4 month old in a buggy. We had tea and scones for 4 and a hot chocolate. The 2 pots of tea we had (made with leaves and not in a bag) was more than enough for 4 of us. The hot chocolate was almost a meal in itself. Cream, marshmallows and a flake on tops. Very lovely atmosphere and traditional decor.

Date of visit: January 2014
Thank Wetravelalot12
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Reviewed September 17, 2013

I visited Angelique's Tea Room shortly after it opened. I had such an enjoyable afternoon. I ordered the full tea and wow! Sandwiches, fresh baked cakes, scones with cream. It was more than I could eat, so Angela boxed it up for me! Later, I realized I had left some important papers behind. When I went back, I learned that Angela had gone searching for me to get them back! I was so grateful! This is a perfect spot to sit and enjoy after hiking around the village or coastal path. Don't miss it if you are in Port Isaac. I hope to go back!!!

Date of visit: October 2012
1  Thank RestlessNative365
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