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Woodlands Restaurant and Tea Rooms

Woodlands Woodseats Lane | Charlesworth, Glossop SK13 5DP, England
+44 1457 866568
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good8%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Restaurant Hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Woodlands Woodseats Lane | Charlesworth, Glossop SK13 5DP, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here for the first time yesterday for Sunday lunch with my wife and 4yr old little girl and I was honestly blown away with the quality of the food, attentiveness, service, atmosphere and generally the whole dining experience! Every dish was perfectly balanced, seasoned...More

Thank austin0c
Woodlandstearoom, General Manager at Woodlands Restaurant and Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to review our little restaurant and oh what a nice review! We are a small family business and enjoy what we do and are happy that you enjoyed it too. Hopefully we will see you again before long.

Reviewed 1 week ago

I have recently had lunch and an evening meal at the Woodlands having eaten there a few times over the years. The food and there has always been good and this has not changed but it is beginning to feel overpriced. Elderflower cordial which had...More

Thank Carol G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just spent a pleasant couple of hours in the beautiful garden at Woodlands, sipping Champagne and enjoying lunch to celebrate our wedding anniversary. When the sun comes out, this is the perfect spot for a light lunch or afternoon tea. A broad menu of locally-sourced,...More

Thank Adam F
Woodlandstearoom, Manager at Woodlands Restaurant and Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

What can I say! What a super review. So pleased that you enjoyed your visit. Our gardeners Julie & Frenchie will be delighted to hear your lovely comments. Many thanks for taking the time to give us your feedback and hope to see you again...More

Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

We decided to stay here for one night over the May bank holiday weekend after reading the excellent reviews on another site. We choose this place mainly because the reviews of the food stood out to us. We were not disappointed. Complementary cake on arrival...More

Thank Amy L
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Absolutely perfect Afternoon Tea. Delicious sandwiches with good choice of fillings and lovely fresh bread. I particularly enjoyed the poached salmon sandwiches. Lovely cream scones and gorgeous little cakes. Everything is baked freshly each day and you can really taste the difference. A relaxing pleasant...More

Thank Lynne M
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

We go the Woodlands regularly, so we decided take all our family for lunch. Eighteen of us very comfortably seated on three tables in the new Orangery which has superb views of Derbyshire hills, the food as usual was first class, Judy Brian and staff...More

Thank Norma H
Reviewed 30 March 2017

I popped in unexpectedly - after a dog walk actually. Needed the loo so decided to have a quick sandwich. Sat outside on a very windy day as I had the dog with me. Only ordered food as I only had ten pounds on me....More

3  Thank thedinnerservice
Reviewed 28 March 2017

I visited here with a party of ladies to celebrate a friend's 'special' birthday. Lovely selection of tasty sandwiches and attractively presented cakes, scones were served with butter, jam and clotted cream. The chocolate brownies were the best I've had - ever! then there was...More

2  Thank Mazza-500
Woodlandstearoom, General Manager at Woodlands Restaurant and Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Thanks for taking the time to review your experience here at the Woodlands. We are so pleased you enjoyed your afternoon with us and it makes it all worth while when we receive such lovely feedback. Hoping very much to see you all again soon.

Reviewed 13 March 2017

Went today for Sunday lunch and didn't know what to expect. Boy, were we all knocked out by the welcome, the ambiance and the food. This place is a jewel and I am worried that a good review will make it difficult to book a...More

1  Thank Michael R
Woodlandstearoom, Manager at Woodlands Restaurant and Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2017

Thanks a million for taking the time to review us. We are delighted that you enjoyed the experience and we are so pleased that you plan to return. Once again many thanks.

Reviewed 23 February 2017

Newly refurbished and looking great. Friendly helpful staff and great food. Will definitely return. Will book in future so as not be be disappointed.

Thank ANNEandPETER2014
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
is there disabled access / parking
20 July 2016|
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Response from Woodlandstearoom | Property representative |
Our tearoom does have steps up to it but there are grab rails and we can help wheel chair users if necessary
Sandra W
Hi , I would like to book a table and wondered what availability you have please?
17 March 2016|
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Response from Woodlandstearoom | Property representative |
Let us have your phone number and we will ring you Kind regards Brian
Maggie B
do we need to book? do they do lunch on Thursday? thank you
14 January 2015|
Response from Woodlandstearoom | Property representative |
Booking is advised as we are small. Open Wednesday to Sunday 12 - 5pm. Closed until 21st January for our annual Winter shut down. See our website for more info.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Woodlands Woodseats Lane | Charlesworth, Glossop SK13 5DP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Glossop
  • Phone Number: +44 1457 866568
  • E-mail
Derbyshire Life Magazine voted us the best Tea Room in Derbyshire Last year. We are open from noon until 5pm Wednesday to Sunday and offer Lunch and Afternoon Tea every day except Sunday when we offer a 2 or 3 Course Set Sunday Lunch.
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