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The Tea Emporium

7-9 The Square, Ironbridge, Ironbridge Gorge TF8 7AQ, England
+44 1952 433302
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“scones” (36 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7-9 The Square, Ironbridge, Ironbridge Gorge TF8 7AQ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

ordered tea , latte and tea cake, the latter never arrived - apology made when we went to pay and raised the issue with them but no explanation and no real concern shown.

Thank doriWales
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited our favourite stop in Ironbridge today. Nicely redecorated and warm after the snow flurries across the bridge (heavily protected and scaffolded while extensive refurbishment continues). Coffee was, as ever, superb, and sharing a toasted ciabatta followed by a teacake made a pleasant and tasty...More

Thank Terry L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely range of tea and nice staff. Would visit again.........will try the food next time as it looked lovely

Thank jacky b
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

went as a couple with my gf and really had a good meal / tea break the staff are good and the establishment clean and tidy

Thank Jay C
Reviewed 29 January 2018

Visited here last summer and had a nice experience. Not so good this time. Pleasant staff, but the scones were defrosted from frozen and were very claggy ( gluten free option. ) plastic packed jam and cream is not the sort of thing you expect...More

Thank DerbyshireFlyboy
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Tea was nice ... avoid overly priced warm bread (toast) that comes with packaged butter ... staff attentive

Thank Tellyouthetruth87
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

The high point of our trip today to Ironbridge. I chose the warm chorizo, sausage and potato salad, and my husband had the spanish chicken with baguette and salad. We were both really impressed with the quality and freshness of the food and both agreed...More

Thank SallyO85
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Had a gorgeous bacon , egg, houlimi cheese baguette complimented with a pot of real tea. Can recommend.

Thank p0ppy50
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

Never had a bad experience here. Coffee is beautiful (they tell me the cream topped jumbo mocha is not non-fattening, which seems unfair!) and the food selection is universally good. Staff are friendly and attentive and the quiet atmosphere with a view across to the...More

Thank Terry L
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

I regularly visit The Tea Emporium and every time have a coffee and a bite to eat. I can honestly say the food is delicious every time I have eaten, at busy times you may have to wait a little for your order but it...More

Thank Andy H
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22 September 2016|
Response from CEJoneses | Reviewed this property |
You need to ask the owners.
16 June 2016|
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Response from Alan S | Reviewed this property |
They do a full breakfast just how you like it so change it to suit yourself excellent quality, waited on at the table, pay on the way out, excellent staff very polite.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7-9 The Square, Ironbridge, Ironbridge Gorge TF8 7AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Ironbridge Gorge  >  Ironbridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1952 433302
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