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All reviews scones fish and chips bread and butter pudding shepherds pie mushroom soup steak agnes keith house set menu hill overlooking english food beautiful setting play croquet heritage trail hill top lovely spot great view lovely food
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Reviewed 7 March 2020

For those looking for some quality western food this is an ideal spot - had dinner there and drinks reasonably priced

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed 3 March 2020

The ambience was the same as a few years ago. well maintained. Food was good but can be improved. service was good but can be improved

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 10 February 2020

We came here whilst on the Sandakan Heritage Trail. It is a colonnial style restaurant. We had a lovely afternoon tea and cocktail (Singapore Sling!). The gardens are well maintained and the views are great. Worth a visit!

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed 9 February 2020 via mobile

We asked our taxi driver to take us here after a visit to the war memorial. We were immediately asked to take a seat wherever we wished. There was a vacant table under a huge tree overlooking sandakan. It was a lovely hour spent chilling...with a spectacular view. The menu looked very appealing but as it was the middle of the afternoon we chose tea & a bruschetta to share. All delicious & not overpriced.More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 26 January 2020

We loved the seafood chowder, probably one of the best chowder we've had. Very rich, buttery, and delicious! Lovely setting, too.

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 20 January 2020 via mobile

We had steak and fish and chips and shepherd's pie. Delicious food. Great wine and cocktails. Make sure you book your taxi home first. We went twice.

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed 1 January 2020

We were seated outside on a lovely balmy evening. The food was fabulous, there was a choice of 3 different dishes along with a desert. Service was excellent.

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed 30 December 2019 via mobile

Aside from authentic English tea & scones, this peaceful colonial style restaurant and garden with sea views, serves extremely good western dishes and drinks. Reasonably priced, head here for a break from local cuisine and to enjoy the views and lush vegetation.

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed 26 December 2019 via mobile

Very nice view and nice relax place. The cocktails are ok (could be better) but all in all, quite hood

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed 25 December 2019 via mobile

After visiting this place in the afternoon the previous day we decided we would come back and have a meal the following night and were so glad we did. The food the atmosphere the setting and the staff were superb. If your ever this way...in then don’t miss out in visiting this place.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Winnie K
10 July 2017|
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Response from EnglishTeaH0use | Property representative |
My apologies for the delay in replying. Yes. This is a wheelchair friendly restaurant. However, our toilets are not. I do hope we get the chance to see you and your friends Regards
26 February 2017|
Response from EnglishTeaH0use | Property representative |
Dear Julia. Yes we do cater for glutin free. Our chef would be happy to meet you to discuss your choice of menu Warm regards
24 February 2017|
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