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The Fountain Tea Rooms

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1 Yeoman Street, Bonsall, Matlock DE4 2AA, England
+44 1629 824814
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08:30 - 17:00
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Nottinghamshire, UK
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44 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

On a recommendation from a walking friend, I added Fountains Tea Room to my Derbyshire tour itinerary planned for some dear US friends - for a light snack lunch. What a find! The most natural and friendly ladies in the tearoom were great. The 3 layer 'cake stand' of 1. sandwiches, then 2. scones/cream/strawberry jam, then 3. Super cakes was... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

It was a warm reception we found as we tumbled into the place. The folk who were in there werefriendly and the food we ate was exceptional, especially the oatcakes with cheese and mushrooms. Save space for dessert because the crumble is delicious. it is on a hill just looking out onto the old well, across from the play area.

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Thank Colin4Wall
Bletchingdon, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Fabulous breakfast at a great little restaurant. So good we went twice. Lovely ambience, great food, and wonderful staff. Highly recommended.

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Thank Adam H
Nottingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 26 January 2017

We visited the fountain tea room after a lovely walk around Cromford and black rocks. We had a great welcome, the lady sat and chatted to us for a while. The cakes we had were beautiful, ive never tasted such a delicious fruit flapjack and the prices were very reasonable. Our dog was made very welcome...we will definitely visit again,

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Nottinghamshire, England
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222 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016

We visited this place as part of long walk in Derbyshire - an ideal break This is a newly refurbished building that used to be a pub. The whole place is kept beautifully -it is so neat and clean. The food is really tasty and well presented. The home made stilton and walnut scones with soft cheese spread are to... More 

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Salzburg
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65 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Very reasonably priced good quality breakfast selections, much enjoyed. They do decaf and speciality teas, coffees too which is refreshing Nicely decorated and clean. Outdoor area for those sunnier days, situated in the lovely village of Bonsall

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Sutton Coldfield
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467 reviews
215 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

We were staying in Bonsall for the weekend, 7 of us on a reunion. We had breakfast here each day. Great menu, lovely coffee and cracking food. We all enjoyed it very much. The service was smiling, friendly and efficient.

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Thank Lukajoreb
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Excellent food and beverages in this great little Tea Room. Definitely worth a visit - especially when the sun is shining on the front terrace...

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Thank Julia B
Derby, United Kingdom
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270 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Spent a lovely hour or so walking round the village visiting all the well dressings (Derbyshire is famous for these and it's definitely worth a visit if you've not already done this). The Fountain is in a very good location in the village and although there were quite a few customers, the service was excellent, as was the coffee and... More 

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Leicester, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

5 of us visited this cafe with the dog on a lovely sunny day so we sat outside. The coffee was good, ice cream was really nice, and the cakes are amazing! One of us had a fruity flapjack which was lovely - huge slice though! And I had a piece of dandelion and burdock chocolate cake. Again it was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$9
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 17:00
Monday
08:30 - 17:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 17:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 17:00
Thursday
08:30 - 17:00
Friday
08:30 - 17:00
Saturday
08:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Yeoman Street, Bonsall, Matlock DE4 2AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Matlock  >  Bonsall
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 824814

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?