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Buttercross Tea room

Market Place, Somerton TA11 7NB, England
+44 1458 273168
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (9 reviews)
“quiche” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Market Place, Somerton TA11 7NB, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The Somerton May Fayre was in full swing today. A beautiful sunny day, and in need of tea, we decided to visit this tea room. Nice young man served us, and asked if we wanted a cream tea. We did and I was told they...More

Thank June R
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Was meeting friends and we went in for a coffee which was strong and hot. Having wandered around the town and done what we needed to do we wanted some lunch and having looked around at the places in town we decided to return to...More

Thank Liketorome
Reviewed 13 February 2018

We pass Somerton on our way to Clark's Village and have 'wondered' what it may be like. What a surprise? Beautiful and ancient market town, filled with history and wonderful architecture. Car parking was FREE. Everywhere we went we were met by friendly and charming...More

Thank 1dustyrhodes
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

We visited this cafe and the second we arrive the lady serving had a face like a thrashed a*se. The atmosphere was so dull and dreary. I felt as if the older lady in the cafe was looking down on us and we felt like...More

Thank WendyMoon9639
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Been here a few times now and always had nice food. The cream teas are lovely. The selection of wines available to buy proved popular with family who visited this week with us.

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Simple pit stop for hot chocolate and coffee today. Outside seating area is good to sit in the sun to watch the world go by. By observation from other times the outside area is often populated and this place has been trading for years so...More

Thank Chris G
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

This tea shop is set back on a quiet little square, there is a lovely terrace where you can sit and enjoy your food in a peaceful setting. My husband and I both selected a cream tea from the menu, my husband chose plain scones...More

1  Thank Kadavamina
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Beautiful location in Somerton's historic Market Place. Do order the Buttercross Muffin - a toasted muffin with a bacon, Somerset cheddar cheese and a fried egg - bliss! There is an interesting range of local wines available too. A rhubarb one at 14.5% looked tempting...More

Thank thenorwells
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Bit grotty inside and could do with a makeover ! However as the weather was good we sat outside which was fine. Coffee was very good and not expensive. The staff was very pleasant and friendly.

Thank 240zoe
Reviewed 17 July 2017

02-07-2017. We met up with friends at The Buttercross Tea Rooms for an afternoon of chat and good olde fashioned tea. It was a super day so we sat outside under the parasols so we were also able to watch the world go by. We...More

Thank ChompingEatingArmy
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Place, Somerton TA11 7NB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Somerton
  • Phone Number: +44 1458 273168
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