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The Retreat Tearoom & Bistro

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14-16 Main Street, Yorkshire Dales National Park, Grassington BD23 5AA, England
+44 1756 751887
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Cafe, British, Contemporary, Healthy, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
14-16 Main Street, Yorkshire Dales National Park, Grassington BD23 5AA, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We found this by accident whist visiting Grassington. What a great little find. We were met with a warm, friendly greeting by the owners Rick & Adele. There was a very good selection on the menu. They cafe area and toilets were spotless. The service,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Roy R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love to visit The Retreat and have always received fantastic service and food. I have several allergies and the staff are knowledgeable and extremely helpful, nothing is too much trouble. Can’t wait for the bistro evenings to start up again, we will definitely be...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Sharon L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a really nice brunch here. Staff were extremely welcoming for our young baby and couldn't do enough for her, bringing high chair and toys. The place was very clean and food very well presented and tasty. The menu is varied and has clearly marked...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank YorkshireFlashpacker
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You will never be disappointed in here. The service is always so friendly. (We asked for the music to be turned down as we were sat next to the speaker. It was done straight away with no problems and we were checked on twice to...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank sdvs2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were after a nice scone and a good cup of coffee - and we weren't disappointed. Thoroughly enjoyed both - and what's more the service was so welcoming and warm. It's a lovely cosy cafe that clearly prides itself on good food and drink...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank love_britain49
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for lunch while cycling through. Very friendly and kind staff, lovely food and a good choice especially for vegans 👍thank you!

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank 291JennieG
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

Really nice visit here. Me and my girlfriend had the festive themed food. I had a pulled pork sandwich and my girlfriend had a festive pie. Both were filling and nice. I would highly recommend the Black Forest hot chocolate they serve. Genuinely delicious. Well...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank Oneironaught
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

I don't usually leave reviews for places but on this occasion I will. wonderfully warm and cozy and highly recommend to take a break after a walk. The staff are extremely friendly helpful and knowledgeable about the surrounding area. The coffee is the best I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Happiness40791988823
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

Lovely place. Refreshing, cosy, not to busy and spacious enough. Smiley and efficient service, chat but not too much. HIGH quality food with great variety. Wish I lived in village to come here everyday for this coffee!

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank fmoorecolyer
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Food and service were excellent as usual. The bannoffee desert was to die for. A relaxed atmosphere with very helpful and courteous staff.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank iris182017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 19
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14-16 Main Street, Yorkshire Dales National Park, Grassington BD23 5AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Yorkshire Dales National Park  >  Grassington
  • Phone Number: +44 1756 751887
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Adele and Rick run the Retreat Tearoom & Bistro with their friendly team in Grassington. The Retreat caters for many dietary requirements, including Dairy Free, Gluten Free and Vegan diets. The Tearoom has a selection of specialty teas, freshly ground coffees, Fresh Fruit smoothies, cold drinks and delicious homemade cakes, bakes and Gluten Free loafs. We serve a selection of Breakfasts, Lunches & Evening meals and are pet friendly too. Pop along and see us and you will receive a warm Yorkshire Welcome when visiting us in Grassington. Our Bistro is open on Friday & Saturday Evenings from 6.30pm - 8.45pm, Reservation only, so just give us a call to book your table.
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