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The Victorian Tea Room and Sweet Shop

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90 Warrington Road | Glazebury, Warrington WA3 5NH, England
+44 1925 763827
09:00 - 16:30
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 16:30
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Visited recently food okay but couldn't eat it all. The lovely young lady who was serving our food said she would wrap up what we couldn't eat. My husband went to pay by card the machine wouldn't work my husband was left about 20mins waiting then when we paid by cash my husband forgot the wrap up. I phoned them... More 

Thank 041254
Croft, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Not enough tea to sustain us during the lengthy wait for the meal. Toast served with unwanted matter on one corner which had to be sent back. Card reader failed and we were expected to leave the cafe and return with cash - the suggestion was that we undertook this immediately. Furthermore, we were asked for our vehicle registration! Glazebury... More 

2 Thank pauljohn_rogerson
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited with a friend on Sunday having had no other food that day. My friends pannini had hairs all over the bottom so sent it back. I had the ploughman's lunch and within an 15 minutes of eating I felt nauseous. Within two hours I was vomiting and had extremely severe diarrhea. Two days later I'm off work and... More 

1 Thank Helen W
karen b, Owner at The Victorian Tea Room and Sweet Shop, responded to this review

Hi Helen have read your review on trip advisor and i must say your comments are exaggerated and unfounded. The one hair found on your pannini turned out to be hair from mushrooms which were cooked on the same grill and were bought in fresh that day from a local farmers market, they were not human hair as you are... More 

Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Very poor servce, staff to busy talking to themselves. Had to wair 15 minutes for 2 coffees and it wast busy, When the coffee came we weren't offered any sugar. The wife had to negotiate her way passed the gabbing staff members to look for some. They asked the wife what she wanted and said WHITE and pushed a bowl... More 

1 Thank Peter W
Warrington, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

What a lovely experience - really enjoyed myself. The service was excellent as was the food. The staff were friendly and helpful and couldn't do enough to make our visit a pleasant one. Endless tea top-ups which were very welcome and enjoyable. Will definitely visit again soon. Thank you very much.

3 Thank Olive B
Manchester, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Came with friends for a spot of lunch. I ordered a large Americano with a toasted tea cake, friends ordered jacket potatoes which came out microwaved 😕...coffee was awful and no way worth £2.70. Plus it came out well before food so it was drunk before we'd eaten. It's a shame as it could be lovely

Thank 79Buttercup
Manchester, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Overpriced, poor service - don't bother going. Don't waste your time or money. Scones are not homemade - are bought in from Costco. We waited 30 mins to be brought a cup of tea and coffee - service was shockingly poor with 5 staff stood in the 'kitchen' area texting. Your 'cook doesn't bake so your 'home-made' signage is inaccurate.... More 

5 Thank amamc
North West England, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Sunday 1330 ish, was pleased to see the sign outside " Now Serving Breakfast" after reading the menu I chose my breakfast and was informed that they had stopped doing breakfast for the day ..... Re read the menu and settled on the pie of the day although it strangely came with a jacket potato with either baked beans or... More 

4 Thank BillWeresmeneck
Culcheth, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

£6.99 for a sandwich with a bit of chicken and bacon and the smallest side salad possible. Ridiculously over priced. Waitress very pleasant though!

3 Thank Giles L
Manchester, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

This used to be a really nice tea room with good service but has recently deteriorated. The service is terrible, on our visit there was only one other table occupied but the 3 young women were just stood in the kitchen on their mobile phones, so we had to shout someone after 10 minutes to take our order. The food... More 

3 Thank caroled-thorpe27

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$24
Cafe, British
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available
Good for
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:30
09:00 - 16:30
09:00 - 16:30
09:00 - 16:30
09:00 - 16:30
09:00 - 16:30
09:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 90 Warrington Road | Glazebury, Warrington WA3 5NH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Warrington
  • Phone Number: +44 1925 763827
Small family run business based in Glazebury,Warrington,Cheshire. Specializing in Afternoon Teas, Cream Teas Light Lunches, Coffees and Speciality Teas. Opening Times: Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday Saturday and Sundays (7 days week) 10.00am - 4.00pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?