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Tea Hive

53 Manchester Road | Chorlton, Manchester M21 9PW, England
+44 7886 093303
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (19 reviews)
“cakes” (102 reviews)
“sandwich” (15 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
53 Manchester Road | Chorlton, Manchester M21 9PW, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love the Tea Hive, I really do, but my relationship with it puts me in mind of visits to a crabby maiden aunt; you're never sure if it will be a pleasurable or painful experience. Let's talk about the good: the coffee is consistently...More

Thank Beverley B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in for breakfast, Eggs Benedict, was absolutely delightful. Nicely cooked, great sweet bacon, all on some wonderful bread. I'm gushing, but it really was top notch. I've only had the cakes here before, and while they were good, I don't have too much of...More

Thank Ben F
Reviewed 25 May 2017

The Tea Hive is a quaint cafe, with mismatched chairs, china etc. All very funky. There is an interesting cafe type menu and very good cake selection, with a variety of teas to choose from. I had excellent mushroom soup, with a Bakewell slice and...More

Thank CheshireJazzlady
Reviewed 10 May 2017

I've been working from here two times and I love the upstairs area. Coffee is really nice as well as the chai tea and the cakes. Service is friendly and quick and they won't kick you out after you finish your drink. I wish I...More

Thank María V
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Food would be great if it was hot. On two occasions elements of the meal were cold which made what wouldve been a nice meal not that nice. Most recently a cold hollandaise ruined an eggs Benedict.More

Thank Anne P
Michelle K, Owner at Tea Hive, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017

Hi Anne, Thank you for your review, we appreciate all constructive feed back however, I am disappointed to hear you were unhappy with your recent visits to Tea Hive. We strive to serve top quality, wholesome food for all to enjoy and if you feel...More

Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Called in after a lapse of two years in between visits and were flabbergasted to find what a terrible place it had become. It was poorly lit. The interior looked dirty, and we were offered dried out scones and sloppy flapjacks, which we refused.

Thank Padraig L
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Went with 3 year old and 4 month old for breakfast - the food was lovely, great choice, only drawback really was no children's menu so we ended up buying him an adult portion of porridge, but that's fine and he ate most of it...More

Thank Katie S
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Was looking for somewhere for breakfast while car was being MOT'd and found this nice little tea shop. All freshly cooked food and home-made cakes too. They have a selection of teas and good coffee. We had the breakfast deal - something on a toasted...More

Thank Helen D
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

I went yesterday with My 25yr Old son and found it really lovely... Lovely Staff... I was surprised though as we entered The Tea Hive that it was full of Mums and babes and Trollies.... Not notice was shown of this and I immediately thought...More

Thank Kilnadeema
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Came here to meet a special girl and was really overwhelmed with how friendly the staff were, despite how busy it was the staff couldnt have been more helpful, really friendly and for a tea novice like myself (pg tips only) i was really impressed...More

Thank Christmas W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 Manchester Road | Chorlton, Manchester M21 9PW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 7886 093303
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