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Rectory Tea Rooms

Crosstown | Morwenstow, Bude EX23 9SR, England
+44 1288 331251
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (110 reviews)
“quiche” (20 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Crosstown | Morwenstow, Bude EX23 9SR, England
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

After a walk along the cliff tops we finally got to the Tea rooms. We have been here before and knew the food was lovely. We had our dog with us so we had to sit outside. Blankets were available, but would have been no...More

1  Thank julie m
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Lovely character tea rooms close to the coastal path, a great place to explore Hawkers Hut, The menu choice was varied and interesting, cakes looked divine but we settled for a delicious cream tea with homemade bumbleberry jam. Service was great, even though they were...More

Thank Cheryl W
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

I called in whilst walking past. Nice garden and quaint, dated inside room. The menu was quite varied with an emphasis on cakes and scones. The girls seemed busy chatting in the back so attention was a bit slow but they were friendly enough. As...More

Thank Prudol
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We arrived very late in the afternoon, having walked from Hartland. Even though it was past the time they would normally do lunches, the friendly staff were very happy to feed two hungry travellers. Huge brie and bacon sandwiches really hit the spot.

Thank SoftSouthernJessies
Reviewed 13 October 2017

This is a traditional tea room with great ambience and a menu to die for . Everything was either home made or local and the recent gold award is very well deserved . the staff were friendly and clearly proud of their establishment . I...More

Thank hilltopOxon
Reviewed 11 October 2017

My wife had vegetarian quiche. She was expecting mushrooms, peppers, tomatoes, red onion perhaps in her quiche but all it was normal quiche with no bacon just perfectly cooked egg and onion filling with little cheese and nice crisp pastry. Dissapointing. My pasty had soggy...More

Thank wilbobp
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Halfway between Bideford and Bude, turn off the A39 toward Morwenstow, drive through Shop (not a typo, it's a name) to the end of the road just past the Bush Inn. We can't comment on the rooms at either place, but the cream teas are...More

Thank danlet
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Despite arriving before opening time, we were welcomed by a very friendly lady who let us in and made us coffee. The cakes looked fabulous and the place is very quaint. Definitely worth seeking out.

Thank BerkshireCandice
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Afternoon was a must again only this time with a glass of bubbley. Just as good as before but plz there needs to be an option with the quiche as i put all the time onion is not everyones favourite. The baked ham sandwiches were...More

Thank Jj B
Reviewed 29 September 2017

A quaint little place to enjoy our cream tea with beautiful surroundings. A must when in the area. A true gem

Thank Z C
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Questions & Answers
3 January 2017|
Response from Jill S | Property representative |
Hi Thank you for your inquiry. The tearooms will re-open on March 26th for Mothering Sunday and the 2017 season
27 August 2016|
Response from Jill S | Property representative |
The tea rooms will be open daily until the end of October.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crosstown | Morwenstow, Bude EX23 9SR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Bude-Stratton  >  Bude
  • Phone Number: +44 1288 331251
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