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The Ploughcroft Tea Room

1215 Commerce St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-1801
+1 434-832-7467
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“scones” (23 reviews)
“cottage pie” (9 reviews)
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1215 Commerce St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-1801
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I come here once a week with my friends and it is a delightful treat. They have a wonderful staff and great business!

Thank Sarah Elizabeth J
Reviewed 12 October 2017

When I find myself overwhelmed a telephone call goes to dear friends from England who live in Forest, Virginia...and soon we are on our way to the Ploughcroft Tea Room. Pat, the owner is such a wonderful person to talk to and service is great...More

Thank George W
Reviewed 8 October 2017

I am not a tea aficionado but I am married to one. After dragging her to historic sites for years I felt the need to tame my "mansplaining" ways and go where she wanted. Her choice was this teashop. I thought "Ok, I'll go and...More

Thank Richard E
Reviewed 28 September 2017

The Ploughcroft Tea Room has a very warm atmosphere. Antique furniture and dishes make the experience very special. All the dishes they serve are very authentic and tasty, though a bit pricey. When you order tea, you order the whole pot so you can control...More

Thank Chelsea B
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Back in Virginia for a few days visiting family and friends but wanting to try something new, a friend suggested lunch at the Ploughcroft Tea Room. As luck would have it, we were only a couple of streets away and went there straight away. We...More

Thank LPurnell
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

I have come here with 1 one friend. I've come with several friends. But my all time favorite experience was doing my bridal shower here. Everything about Ploughcroft makes you feel as you're in England. The owner, she's from England, and just hospitable, she's fantastic....More

Thank Brianne T
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

The clotted cream is excellent and the scones. Their sweet treat mix plate is wonderful. Nice atmosphere

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 16 June 2017

I've been going to the Ploughcroft for years, and never had anything there that I didn't like. I've been there for parties and lunches and afternoon teas, and I'm always thrilled every time I come by the decor, atmosphere, friendly service, and food. The Victorian...More

Thank Lydia S
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Belated Mother's Day luncheon. Took 5 yr old granddaughter with us and she loved it! Had her hot chocolate in mug, but put in tea cup! We all tried each other's tea: Earl Grey, Leprechaun Legs and Deejarling. The onion and cheese tart is my...More

Thank LuvToTravelWithHubby
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This was a good choice for visiting mother-in-laws. They enjoyed it and the food was all good. We liked the shepard's pie especially.

Thank Ruth H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 20
Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1215 Commerce St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-1801
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Lynchburg
  • Phone Number: +1 434-832-7467
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Located in downtown Lynchburg, VA, this exceptional, authentic British tea room offers both lunch and afternoon tea. Open from Monday - Saturday from 11 AM - 5 PM. Now open on Sunday's for Brunch from 11 AM - 2 PM. Reservations highly recommended
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