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The Tea Shop

51 Market Street, Darwen BB3 1PS, England
+44 1254 873816
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“cakes” (2 reviews)
“quick lunch” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, British
51 Market Street, Darwen BB3 1PS, England
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We usually go for our lunch.The food is tasty, well presented, and reasonably priced. The staff are great cheerful and friendly, nothing is to much trouble for them. They will always back any community events.

Thank Maurice R
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Visit here regularly for a quick lunch , no fancy frills , but very good quick service and great prices

Thank Habibi160
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Good all round tea shop. Serving full meals or snacks and cakes always good. Never had a complaint. Home made soup and a roll is a must.

Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Went here for a quick lunch to catch up with friends. The cafe is clean and the food good. Service was a bit slow but they were busy.

Thank Q3613LAjenniferm
Reviewed 24 August 2017

This is a plain, unpretentious, traditional cafe. The decor is refreshingly simple and a mile away from the plethora of vintage tea rooms that seem to be sprouting up everywhere these days. Don't get me wrong - I enjoy using twee tea rooms when the...More

Thank johnhouston2
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Nice lunchtime snack one small breakfast and pie and chips. Quality food in convivial surroundings with an ever friendly staff!

Thank paul m
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Quick lunchtime brew and scone. Just what was needed to refresh two poor souls. Nice staff, tasty refreshments. Two happy bunnies.

Thank paulnpaula
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Sue had a Cheese Omelette and I managed to devour a Roast Turkey Sunday Lunch. The food was perfect, as was the service - (it is great to see so many nice young ladies who work so hard but still have time to join in...More

Thank Maurice R
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Only been here for a takeaway sandwich and a brew but a few times, food always consistent and makes a good brew. Will be my go to butty shop when I am working in the area. And need to go try a sit in breakfast.

Thank John C
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Lovely place to meet a friend and enjoy a brew or a snack. Friendly quick service in nice surroundings.

Thank Janet E
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Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
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Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
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  • Address: 51 Market Street, Darwen BB3 1PS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Darwen
  • Phone Number: +44 1254 873816
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