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The Parlour at Blagdon

Closed Now: 11:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 11:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Afternoon tea with the ladies

6 ladies out for afternoon tea to celebrate birthdays. Nice choice of sandwiches, lovely warm... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2018
Lesley V
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Very Impressed

Attended an evening wedding event and thoroughly enjoyed the experience! Nice how they have little... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2018
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“afternoon tea”(118 reviews)
“supper club”(7 reviews)
“jam and cream”(6 reviews)
The Parlour at Blagdon is situated within the Blagdon Estate, just a stone's throw from Northumberlandia. We offer idyllic, rustic and rural surroundings for a delicious meal or drinks within Poppy's Tea Room; a beautiful Grade 2 listed building...more
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Old Great North Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
+44 1670 789935
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Scones for 2 (actually 3 mini scones, a bit dry with poor quality jam) 3 hot drinks, 2 cake slices (the best bit) and a soft drink in addition to the service charge came to £27!!! Hugely disappointed, totally different to our last visit a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 31 October 2018

Attended an evening wedding event and thoroughly enjoyed the experience! Nice how they have little areas spread around the venue so you can have a chat and drink in one place then a couple of metres away the disco is going on.The food was beautiful...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank miloNewcastel
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Called in here today for a light lunch/coffee & cake. Took one look at the menu and left. Expensive venue now for lunchtime meal, and as one reviewer said, coffee and cake alone are not served. Does not open until 11.30 now. The cafe area...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank SueC272014
Reviewed 22 September 2018

6 ladies out for afternoon tea to celebrate birthdays. Nice choice of sandwiches, lovely warm cheese scones and fruit scones and a delicious selection of cakes. Great service and lovely atmosphere.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lesley V
Reviewed 21 September 2018

I've been to The Parlour on a few occasions and thoroughly enjoyed the afternoon teas, good portion size and value for money. So I booked to go today, to celebrate passing my exam with some friends and it was their first time there. I was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Chinarose312
Reviewed 16 September 2018

What has happened to The Parlour? Very disappointed with our afternoon tea this afternoon as it was for a special occasion and we left feeling let down. Sandwiches? really? had to send kids back. Adults were also very poor quality..dont be fooled by the prawn...More

Date of experience: September 2018
4  Thank ladybird302018
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Attended a wedding here, what a beautiful setting. The wedding was just gorgeous. They do Sunday lunches and dining clubs too, I can only imagine the food to be really good as the food for the wedding was really nice. The food was something a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sharonhC888WR
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We came here for a small wedding and had a lovely time. Wedding breakfast was lovely and the cocktails we ordered were delicious! I had never been before but thinking about booking to come for afternoon tea!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Helen M
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

I really do not know what has happened or why!! This place used to be one of the places I used to visit regularly with clients and to treat the staff. It was always busy and booking a must. Tried out last week, table no...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank dikka17
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

We visited here as a party of 11 to enjoy afternoon tea. It was a very hot day but unfortunately the very small electric fan in the corner of The summerhouse did nothing to cool the place down so we had to leave all the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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30 August 2017|
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Response from M9946HUclairep | Reviewed this property |
Yes. We had a gift card bought for our wedding which covered our food. I ordered a glass of wine (£4.95) and we were charged 49p service charge. It really spoilt it for us.
21 July 2017|
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Response from carolenmark | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I have took so long to answer. No you do not need to book but on occasions they are closed for weddings but I think they advertise tis well in advance and it is probably mainly Saturdays. Hope you enjoy it like we do... More