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The Gateway Tea Room & Cafe

17 New Street, Moretonhampstead, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 8PE, England
+44 1647 440722
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  • Excellent91%
  • Very good9%
  • Average0%
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Travellers talk about
“brunch” (5 reviews)
“cakes” (23 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
17 New Street, Moretonhampstead, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 8PE, England
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1 - 10 of 175 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lovely old style vintage tea rooms stopped here before visiting the motor museum . Nice gentleman served us, tea & toast very tasty. We asked about the museum & he told us to visit art gallery if we had time. Its got old photos of...More

Thank carol s
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I Went In With My Future Father In Law. We Both Ordered Cream Tea And A Pot Of Tea. The Waiter Came Over And Brought Over Are Pot Of Tea And Said That The Scones Would Be A Few Minutes 5 Minute's Later The Scones...More

Thank Ashley T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped by this morning for breakfast before our driving tour across Dartmoor. The tea room was empty when we arrived just after 10am but filled up very quickly with a nice mix of locals and tourists. A comprehensive menu and good drinks selection enticed is...More

Thank mw06
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped by today whilst wandering around the moors, the tea room is small but perfectly formed with a great menu of local foods and fantastic cakes... went for a savoury tea which was lovely, a huge cheese scone (warm and yummy) with cheddar, Stilton, chutney...More

Thank June S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We called late on Sunday afternoon after visiting the moor on our motorbike. Although we were quite close to closing time, we received a positive and warm welcome. The food was delicious and beautifully presented and the atmosphere was very calming. We chatted with the...More

Thank Ali C
LaurieCollard, Owner at The Gateway Tea Room & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking time out to post your lovely review. It was a pleasure chatting with you, and we’re pleased you enjoyed your meals. Look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So genuine and wonderful atmosphere. Absolutely worth visiting. If you haven't tried cream tea, this is the place to do it.

Thank Daniel J
LaurieCollard, Owner at The Gateway Tea Room & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Glad you enjoyed your cream teas - thank you for your review.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our attention was caught by the knitted cakes in the window and we decided to have a mid morning cup of coffee - once in we were tempted by toast and jam and a bacon sandwich. A large cafetiere of good, strong coffee was served...More

Thank Rogeroos
LaurieCollard, Owner at The Gateway Tea Room & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to post your generous comments - we’re delighted that you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called in for a cream tea and it was perfection. Service prompt and friendly and the tea was served as it should be. The scone and strawberry jam was fresh and again as it should be. Make a point of stopping by, you won’t be...More

Thank Dalmania
LaurieCollard, Owner at The Gateway Tea Room & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We’re very pleased that you enjoyed your visit enough to post this kind review - much appreciated, thank you.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited today with our black Labrador. Friendly welcome for us and the dog. Offered a table where our dog could relax and a bowl of water. I had the Scandinavian salmon stack which was absolutely delicious and looked even prettier than the online photo. My...More

Thank Wendyandbo
LaurieCollard, Owner at The Gateway Tea Room & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for your kind review - very pleased that you (and Labrador) enjoyed your visit. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is the gold standard ! Having had a disappointing experience at a "well reviewed" Somerset tearoom the day before , we were warmly welcomed on one of the hottest days of the year and seated at a nice table near the door . Our...More

Thank Missannajobelle
LaurieCollard, Owner at The Gateway Tea Room & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Many thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We're very pleased that you enjoyed your visit.

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Mutley3
17 April 2018|
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Response from LaurieCollard | Property representative |
Yes, we are happy to have dogs as long as they stay by their owner! We have a water bowl so they don’t feel left out.
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Sallyk1234
12 March 2018|
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Response from LaurieCollard | Property representative |
Apologies for the late reply - not sure how I missed this. Yes, we can certainly provide a gluten-free and vegan afternoon tea; we would need a few days' notice, and the best thing would be to call us on 01647 440722 to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Meals
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Street Parking
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 New Street, Moretonhampstead, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 8PE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmoor National Park  >  Moretonhampstead
  • Phone Number: +44 1647 440722
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Description
Breakfasts, light lunches, all day hot snacks and traditional cream teas served on vintage china in a delightful ancient building in a bustling Dartmoor village.
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