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Review of Tea at the Oast

Tea at the Oast
Ranked #5 of 10 Coffee & Tea in Tenterden
Certificate of Excellence
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations
Reviewed June 30, 2013

If you love good food and want to enjoy it in a lovely environment then 'tea at the oast' is the place to go... I took my mum as a belated mother's day treat - and it really was a treat. We both had the afternoon tea - which was delicious - everything home-made, including the bread. The sandwiches were lovely, and the scones were amazing, as were the little sweet tasters. What made this 'trip' for us, as well as the top food, was the lovely tea room itself - I fell in love with all the different china cups, teapots and cake-stands - I recognised sets that my nan had so that brought back wonderful memories... And then there was George-Ann, our fab waitress, so attentive and welcoming - she was as sweet as the cakes!! We will definitely be returning soon - perhaps for the 'roast at the oast' next time...

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1  Thank Karen M
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Reviewed June 24, 2013

For a great dinner, visit Tea at the Oast. Great food, superbly prepared. Friendly people. Make you feel at home. Good wine too.

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1  Thank Christopher H
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TeaattheOast, Owner at Tea at the Oast, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2013

Thank you for your lovely review! We are really pleased you enjoyed your Dinner at the Oast and enjoyed the local wine too. We hope to see you again soon

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Reviewed June 24, 2013

Family, friends and I have been to the Oast before for lunches and afternoon and were always highly impressed so my husband and I booked them to host our daughters Christening party. It really made the day perfect. The food delicious as always, varied and interesting. Service was first rate. Location picturesque. Jess was always happy to answer any questions or worries I had before the big day itself. It really could not have been better. Whether you just want to visit them just for a spot of tea and cake or host an even there, I can't recommend them highly enough.

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1  Thank AlexBH2
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TeaattheOast, Owner at Tea at the Oast, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2013

Thank you for your lovely review! We were thrilled when you asked us to cater for your daughters Christening and we are really pleased you enjoyed the day! Hope to see you again soon

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Reviewed June 17, 2013

The food was excellent it really was, only criticism was that we could have done with bigger portions or some bread on the table. The taste of the food was exceptional unreivaled in Tenterden and the surrounding area!

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1  Thank VivaLulu
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TeaattheOast, Owner at Tea at the Oast, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2013

Thank you for your kind review! We are really pleased that you enjoyed your Dinner at the Oast. I wish that you had asked at the time for some bread on the table as it is all homemade on the day it would've been our pleasure to serve you with some. We hope to see you again soon

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Reviewed June 8, 2013

We booked for tea as part of a day's birthday treat. Our trip to the Oast made the day perfect. The food was fresh, delicious and wonderfully presented.

We had the ploughmans and tea and scones. Home-made chutneys and jams, excellent tea and huge dollops of clotted cream. Fabulous!


The welcome and service is exceptional. This really is a gem and we will certainly come back.

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TeaattheOast, Owner at Tea at the Oast, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2013

Thank you for your glowing review! We are really pleased that you enjoyed your Lunch and that you had a lovely Birthday. We hope to see you again soon!

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