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Touching Souls Tea Room

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner


US$ 4-US$ 5
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch

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The Touching Souls Tea Room is a small tea room in the Visitor Centre at Tewkesbury Abbey. We serve home made Soup and a roll, freshly made sandwiches, home made cakes and hot and cold drinks.
US$ 4-US$ 5
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch
Cafe, British
Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

What a delightful tea room! We visited twice and were really impressed by the fresh cakes and good quality coffee. What really makes it stand out though are the wonderful staff - truly delightful and friendly. Keep up the great work we will return when...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank FellWalkers_10
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

We stopped in before visiting the Abbey and had some really great cakes. The staff were helpful, lovely and chatty. We were made to feel at home. My wife felt welcome and able to breastfeed our 5 month old son, with comfortable sofas to make...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Bradley P
Reviewed 6 October 2018

We noticed the tea room as we came out of the Abbey but arrived just in time for the lovely volunteer ladies to explain that they we just closing up. Another lady explained they have different volunteers on different days and had considered having different...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank msbucks2015
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

This is a great place to stop for refreshments, especially when visiting the beautiful Abbey, or to meet friends. The home made cakes are delicious, with a good variety of choice, and the savoury snacks are also tasty. All this is served by friendly staff...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Katy M
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Lovely friendly staff all volunteers. Great tea and cakes at amazing value. Oh also biscuits for our four legged friends. Highly recommended and thank you.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank efcraig
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Called into Touching Souls Tea Room on Thursday 23/08/18 before taking a walk around Tewkesbury Abbey, pleasant staff & ordered one small pot of tea & one slice of Cake, & only cost GBP 3.00 & enjoying the relaxing atmosphere, busy on arrival & appears...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Philippa S, General Manager at Touching Souls Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Thank you for your review. I am sorry if your visit and meal was spoiled by the issues with the gents toilets. We are aware of these issues and work will start on Monday 29 October to carry out a refurbishment which we hope will...More

Reviewed 26 September 2018

This was our first visit to this super tea room whilst we visited Tewkesbury Abbey. Located within the Abbey grounds and with lots of informative signage within its main hall (breastfeeding welcome, currently only accept cash / cheques, dog friendly, food hygiene level 5 out...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Scott D
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

This is our third visit to this lovely establishment. Each time the standards have been big and we have been made to feel extremely welcome by the friendly volunteers who run the tea room. Today we had Brie and cranberry sandwiches, egg mayonnaise sandwiches and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank cath_h81
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Very friendly staff all volunteers , food very good at a great price , cakes were home made, service was excellent. keep it up. We will be back when we visit the Abbey again

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Yorkies5964
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

The cafe is run by volunteers who were very friendly and gave our dogs homemade dog treats for free. The dogs enjoyed these very much! The homemade cake was delicious and very reasonably priced. It cost £6.30 for cake and tea for two of us....More

Date of visit: September 2018
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