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Wishing Well Tearoom

Lewes Road, Wilmington BN26 5SG, England
+44 1323 487967
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  • Excellent90%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (18 reviews)
“cake” (9 reviews)
“lemon drizzle” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
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Lewes Road, Wilmington BN26 5SG, England
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

How wonderful to find a tearoom that allows dogs inside - we were so glad as it was too cold to sit outside. There was a big bowl of water for our dog just inside too, which he really enjoyed and the lovely ladies didn't...More

1  Thank whomewhy
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

First visit to the tea rooms - we are working our way around Sussex............plus wherever we go on holiday in the rest of the country! Very welcoming staff and immediately loved the decor. We both had very cheese & tomato toasties with a salad garnish...More

1  Thank Shirley M
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Whilst staying at the little cottage next door I could see this place was extremely popular! So we were cheeky enough to message the staff and ask if possible could we order a cake for the following day. As promised the cake was made for...More

Thank Zealina K
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Can't believe that it has taken us so long to visit, but we finally did this morning and we're really glad we did. The tea rooms are so pretty inside, making it a lovely place for a cuppa, served with a smile. The cake selection...More

2  Thank Mrs_R_of_Sussex
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

What a fantastic little place and really friendly people. I stopped by enquiring for a gluten free packed lunch for day 2 of my southdowns way walk. The ladies were very friendly and accommodated for my dietary requirements with both sandwiches and cake. Really great...More

3  Thank R L
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Lovely home made food right next door the Wishing Well Cottage where we were staying. We had been looking for somewhere to stop for lunch and found nothing before checking into the Cottage. It was just the job!

2  Thank LondonTravellerplus
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Hadn't been to the Wishing Well for ages, it's under new management since I was last there but still has the lovely friendly atmosphere I remember it for. We popped in on a Friday afternoon, hoping for tea and a homemade cake - not disappointed!...More

2  Thank annette65_10
Reviewed 14 August 2017

What can I say other than I wholeheartedly recommend a visit here. The best Victoria sponge cake I've ever had! And the afternoon tea.....Just Wow! Lovely friendly hidden delight......just don't miss the turning!

2  Thank Neezie40
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Just off the A27 (be careful not to miss the turning) you'll find this delightful place in a mature garden hidden away from the busy world. Well worth a visit for light lunches and afternoon teas. Friendly and relaxed service with speciality scones (walnut and...More

2  Thank Meic S
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Had not been here for many years and it is now under different ownership and has been tastefully refurbished without losing any character. We went on a very warm sunny day and had tea in the lovely gardens, but if the weather is not so...More

2  Thank hjdrpam
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1 September 2016|
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Response from Robert G | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I know they close at some point later this year and reopen in the spring but I sorry to say that I do not know these dates.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 20
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lewes Road, Wilmington BN26 5SG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +44 1323 487967
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