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Victorian Tea Rooms

) #23 of 29 Coffee & Tea in Eastbourne #196 of 343 Places to Eat in Eastbourne ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ British
Eastbourne Pier | Seafront, Eastbourne, England
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good30%
  • Average19%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible12%
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Eastbourne Pier | Seafront, Eastbourne, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lovely service and pleasant staff ( no idea how we will manage if they don't stay in uk) We come from near Lyme Regis and found the price at the Victoria tea rooms very very reasonable

Thank Bernie S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited for a hot drink. Hot chocolate was delicious but £2.50 for a small cup was a little over riced. No other café on the pier was open.

Thank deb1602017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This cafe interior is absolutely wonderful with chandeliers. I would think they could do better coffee with a proper coffee machine, as for £2.50 it comes from a machine which can't produce good cappuccinos, why they can't do it properly in such a nice location...More

Thank John T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

previously visited this tea room with my mother and aunt some years back and had fond memories. Returned with my aunt and daughter few days ago wanting my daughter to experience the delights of a few years ago. have to say extremely disappointed with new...More

Thank Angela S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whilst visiting the pier we stopped here for a coffee. This is a very quaint little place. The atmosphere is very friendly and the prices seemed to be reasonable. Found the coffee to be of a good flavour. Often I find coffee can be very...More

Thank stevejen2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here twice on our weekend away. A true victorian tea room service cream teas and cake. An excellent cup of tea. Based on Eastbourne pier a really nice place for tea and cake. Staff also very good.

Thank Sue M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was all a bit second rate. I had such high hopes for what could have been a quintessential English tea room, but alas it fell well short. The four of us had the afternoon tea and the waitress took our order efficiently and politely....More

Thank Coastal C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this Victorian Tea Room for the second time, the first being last year. Situated on the Pier, it specialises in, indeed only serves, traditional Afternoon Teas and associated products; sandwiches, scones, cakes.... However, this tea room does not really take into account, or...More

Thank S D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a Victorian High Tea Party for 2 on Wednesday and it was so lovely, it was highlight of our trip to Eastbourne. Lovely food, lovely staff. The special touches like using proper tea leaves and a tea strainer just made the experience. The...More

Thank Louise R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice to have a tea room on the pier and it's very quirky looking from the outside, chandeliers, white linen, etc. But, once inside, it all looks a little grubby, including the waitress who had food stains all down her dress... We have the afternoon...More

Thank kriscollins
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Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Eastbourne Pier | Seafront, Eastbourne, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Eastbourne
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