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The Chestnut Tree

High Street | High Street, Bourton-on-the-Water GL54 2AN, England
+44 1451 820474
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good41%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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“scones” (71 reviews)
“rarebit” (8 reviews)
“cottage pie” (9 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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High Street | High Street, Bourton-on-the-Water GL54 2AN, England
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1 - 10 of 353 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We popped in here for a coffee. It is a facinating little cafe with a wide assortment of china teapots etc. hanging from the ceiling and along the window ledges. It gave it the feel of a traditional tea shop. We were quickly served and...More

Thank walkingwizard
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well what a lovely find..from the moment we stepped in we received a warm welcome. Quickly seated and prompt service. Fantastic home cooked food..we had a main meal. Not long to wait...great food. Cafe was full which is great to see...yummy cakes available too foe...More

Thank AnnaAndyCain
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely shop and staff. Lots of varied gifts to suit everybody. Based in the lovely village of Bourton on Water and there is a huge car park nearby.

Thank Jo E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

wonderful, blonde girl was very polite and persuaded me to get the gluten free scone which was a brilliant choice. Very please with The Chestnut Tree Tea Room and will defiantly will be coming back to Bourton soon.

2  Thank mariadickmanx
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for a quick tea and cake this afternoon.. Amazingly they had both decaf tea and decaf coffee (I always carry decaf teabags in my handbag as many places don't have it) but they had both :) I had a lovely piece of coffee...More

Thank Maggie T
Reviewed 3 September 2017

It was a busy day in Bourton and we were too hungry to hunt for the good food places to eat as we would usually do. We planned to go to the Dial House at first but the menu on display wasn't too inspiring so...More

Thank shanana21
Reviewed 3 September 2017

chose the roast lunch - was hot and tasty - good friendly and polite service- good price for this area.

Thank dpjqc2016
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely cake and tea were eaten but the tables outside were sticky and has not been cleaned very well. Lots of wasps then too!

Thank lkwright1969
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Had lunch here as the place was ful and it looked nice. We were crammed into a really small table and all we ordered was Steak pie and scampi. It took quite a while to come and to be honest not Worth the wait. Below...More

Thank Gazb0_62
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

My family and i visted the cafe after a long drive to the village. We were told to wait at the door to see if they could sit a table of 5 people! The young girl went to speak to her manager to see if...More

Thank Allan U
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Questions & Answers
4 May 2017|
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Response from 625lynn | Reviewed this property |
Personally try another venue, there are lots of nice tea rooms about.
9 July 2016|
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Response from RichardC012 | Property representative |
Sorry Chrisp4112 it is a failing of the Tripadvisor system Michael P you are not comparing like for like then in your comment and it is a morning drink and cake offer i.e. finishes at midday
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 9
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 AM
10:00 AM - 5:00 AM
10:00 AM - 5:00 AM
10:00 AM - 5:00 AM
10:00 AM - 5:00 AM
10:00 AM - 5:00 AM
10:00 AM - 5:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street | High Street, Bourton-on-the-Water GL54 2AN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Bourton-on-the-Water
  • Phone Number: +44 1451 820474
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Our tea Room and Licensed Bistro is located adjacent to the River Windrush in the beautiful Cotswolds village of Bourton-on-the-Water which has been described as the 'Little Venice' of the Cotswolds and is one of the most popular tourist spots in the region. Famous for its cream, afternoon and celebration teas along with superb breakfasts, lunches, snacks, cakes, pastries and ice creams, The Chestnut Tree looks forward to welcoming you on your next visit. During the summer you can take tea on our private lawn adjacent to the river Windrush or maybe enjoy an ice cream or seasonal fruit from our take away kiosk.
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