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Westminster Tea Rooms

165 Lord Street, Southport PR8 1PF, England
+44 1704 540066
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (57 reviews)
“clotted cream” (12 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 5:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Cafe, British, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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165 Lord Street, Southport PR8 1PF, England
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1 - 10 of 520 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went to the tea rooms Saturday afternoon with my wife it was about 2pm there were no seating but the wait gave us some time to read through the menu which was very extensive and interesting from the other eateries about. We had tea served...More

Thank Ellison01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My sister and myself had the misfortune of visiting this cafe for lunch on Saturday 4.11.2017. We had to ask if we could order after waiting for 10 minutes. We ordered tea for two, a hotpot and chips and scampi and chips. The tea came....More

2  Thank Lynn E
raymond b, Owner at Westminster Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Lynn E. I have just read your review with dismay. When I started to respond to reviews (positive and negative) I promised myself that I would respond with a open mind and open heart in order to be truthful to my customers, staff and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dropped in mid-afternoon not really expecting to be able to catch lunch, it being a Sunday. However, everything on the menu was available, from traditional full roast dinner to speciality afternoon tea. Daughter and I opted for a traditional roast beef lunch, Mrs Steddyeddy...More

1  Thank steddyeddyuk .
raymond b, Owner at Westminster Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear steddyeddyuk, thank you so very much for your lovely review. We are delighted that you, your daughter and Mrs steddyeddy had a wonderful Sunday lunch at the Westminster tea rooms. We as a team really do strive to give our lovely customers the very...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous afternoon tea excellent food wonderful service . Served by Rebecca who was a fabulous waitress. Our mums thoroughly enjoyed it as did we. Definitely going back .More

Thank colette R
raymond b, Owner at Westminster Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Colette R, thank you for your lovely review about the Westminster tea rooms. I am delighted that you enjoyed your fabulous afternoon tea with your lovely mums. We are always thrilled when our lovely customers come in and thoroughly enjoy the whole afternoon tea...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We actually visited Southport today just to have lunch here.The food is delicious,fresh,excellantly presented and the staff are wonderful.I have no hesitation but to recommend this restaurant.More

Thank Thegoldengirlsmark3
raymond b, Owner at Westminster Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Thegoldengirlsmark3, thank you for your wonderful review about the Westminster tea rooms. I feel absolutely honoured and thrilled that you travelled from Oldham to Southport just to have your lunch here at the Westminster, that in its self is just a huge compliment not...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Waitressess smartly and appropriately dressed. Hair tidy and off the face. Courteous and professional. Very good service from entry to exit. Most enjoyable tea and plenty of it! Good chinaware to drink and eat from. Lunch of toasted sandwich and Welsh Rarebit delicious, hot and...More

Thank RWBPMB
raymond b, Owner at Westminster Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear RWBPMB, thank you so much for your wonderful review . We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit from entry to exit as that is what we always try to achieve for all of our customers each and every visit. I am personally touched...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were just passing through so stopped in for a sandwich and drink, which were really good. The prawns were plump and sweet and the bread really fresh, very nicely presented with salad and crisps. The Assam tea was fresh and light. I would love...More

Thank ducatitourer
raymond b, Owner at Westminster Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear ducatitourer, thank you so much for taking time to write such a lovely review about the Westminster tea rooms . I am so pleased that your visit was "Absolutely lovely" and that you enjoyed your prawn sandwich and Assam tea. Our Royal Greenland prawns...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

step back in time and treat yourself. as lots of other places jump on the cream tea band waggon this is special place, good service good food.More

Thank bladon6
raymond b, Owner at Westminster Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear blandon6, thank you for your lovely review on the Westminster tea rooms . I am delighted that you think that the Westminster is a special place with good service and good food. Before my husband Ray and I opened our little tea rooms in...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Whenever we go to Southport we always go to these tea rooms. It is like going back in time. The tea is served in proper teapots with proper tea, a strainer is needed of course. All the crockery is so pretty. The food is fabulous,...More

Thank steplightly
raymond b, Owner at Westminster Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear steplightly, thank you so much for your lovely review of the Westminster tea rooms. We are delighted that whenever you visit Southport you always visit us and that you think that we are "A little bit of luxury". We really do strive to provide...More

Reviewed 16 October 2017

These lovely tea rooms have wonderful gluten free and vegan options, including cake. Well worth a visit if you're in Southport.More

Thank doctor_kj
raymond b, Owner at Westminster Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear doctor_ kj , thank you for taking time to write your lovely review of the Westminster tea rooms. I am delighted that you think the Westminster is lovely and that our gluten free and vegan options are wonderful , including the cake . It...More

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colette R
22 October 2017|
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Response from navis27 | Reviewed this property |
If you have a blue badge you can park anywhere on lord st
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Valerie C
14 October 2016|
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Response from raymond b | Property representative |
Yes the tearoom is wheelchair friendly. No step to get in, flat floor and a wide access toilet with a wall mounted arm. Enjoy your visit.
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NeilHalton
27 June 2016|
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Response from raymond b | Property representative |
Only Sunday roasts are served 12~5.30 each Sunday, the rest of the menu is on a walk in basis 10~6pm, 7 days a week, (last orders for hot food is 5.30pm each day).
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 Lord Street, Southport PR8 1PF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Southport
  • Phone Number: +44 1704 540066
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