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Lee Abbey Tea Cottage

Lynton, Exmoor National Park, England
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cheese scones” (2 reviews)
“cake” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
Lynton, Exmoor National Park, England
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

Stopped here for morning coffee & cake.Were a bit early--opens at 10.30--but staff were there & served us.Lemon drizzle cake served with a blob of cream--delicious.Not sure if there is any seating inside

Thank Sandra O
Reviewed 18 August 2017

This is the second time we have stopped off here. The garden is lovey and peaceful. We shared the cheese scones and a Devon cream tea. Both were excellent and homemade. The portions were generous and good value. I note the occasional negative comment about...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Lee Abbey Tea Cottage consistently offers a wonderful selection of cakes, home made soup and various 'things' for tea. It is a beautiful setting which is enhanced by great staff. I think they work for a short time and always offer great service. To sit...More

Thank Ralph K
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed some extraordinary cakes (spinach-hazelnut, lemon-potato,...) and great cream tea! The staff is very friendly and the decoration is like a dream - flowers in teapots and spoons with hearts on it. Wochenende loved it!

Thank Millimauli
Reviewed 17 July 2017

The gardens are lovely, and the food was very nice, with spiced buns extremely tasty. Coffee was OK.All in all a bit expensive.

Thank PM02-08-44
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Visit was very disapointing because although the sign said they were 'open' till 5pm they only serve cold drinks after 4.30pm ... I don't think it's unreasonable to expect a 'Tea Cottage' to be serving tea when it's open! Younger members of staff were helpful...More

Thank Larry K
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

After a long walk, we came across this delightful cafe with sumptuous homemade cakes, scones, biscuits etc ..., incredibly reasonably priced too. The lady serving us was lovely, friendly, polite and very efficient. The gardens were beautiful and dog friendly.

Thank Taniabellamia
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Pit stop on a walk back to Lynton. Beautiful setting friendly staff and excellent menu choice. Sandwich huge and filling. Choice of gluten free cake options. Toilet facilities (good to know if walking).

Thank 407claren
Reviewed 6 June 2017

This is the perfect cafe for a break on the SW coastal path. A lovely garden setting. The staff are friendly and efficient, all volunteers. Nice selection of teas and snacks.

Thank Prudol
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Because it's tucked away on the lee abbey estate on a half term weekend in June, there were extensive delays in waiting for credit card transactions to be processed. But it was a nice day and in no hurry. Lunch was a cup of delicious...More

2  Thank Jonny W
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  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lynton, Exmoor National Park, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Exmoor National Park  >  Lynton
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