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Wishing Well Tearoom

Lewes Road, Wilmington BN26 5SG, England
+44 1323 487967
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  • Excellent91%
  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“scones” (12 reviews)
“soup” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Cafe
$$ - $$$
Lewes Road, Wilmington BN26 5SG, England
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1 - 10 of 67 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had not been here for many years and it is now under different ownership and has been tastefully refurbished without losing any character. We went on a very warm sunny day and had tea in the lovely gardens, but if the weather is not so...More

Thank hjdrpam
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Visited the Wishing Well tearooms with my mum (79) and daughter (12) for a cream tea. We normally go to one of the hotels in Eastbourne, but fancied a trip out. Glad we did ..... lovely fresh bread, delicious homemade scones and coffee and walnut...More

Thank karendyball
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Lovely cafe, food excellent, nice outside seating area, although situated on a main road so a little noisey. Service a little slow but the food made up for it.

Thank Debbie001328
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Just off the main road though you wouldn't know. The garden is a lovely setting for a tea room. We like the garden best though tables inside are great out of season or when the weather is too poor for sitting out. Food was lovely,...More

Thank Squeezer59
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely place to meet up with family and friends. The place has a nice atmosphere and staff were very friendly and welcoming. The menu choices was just what we were looking for and there was an excellent choice of homemade cakes. We...More

Thank Nanajojo41
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for a light lunch, really genuine warm welcome. I had a prawn sandwich which came with salt and crisps, delicious mayonnaise with lemon in it. Very good value and very clean. Excellent friendly service.

1  Thank Jane D
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Food amazing and cakes you must eat Excellent service with big smiles We will definitely return Lovely to see a young couple doing so well

3  Thank David D
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

The Wishing Well has changed hands since my last visit but it was good to find that it is still very much a local gem! It is clean and bright, the food is homemade and delicious, the decor attractive and the staff welcoming and friendly....More

1  Thank Linda D
Reviewed 1 October 2016

After enjoying delicious cream tea with home made scones and coffee cake knew it was the place to return with mum for lunch. Was tempted to have the cream tea again as it was so good but jacket potato was delicious. Will now need to...More

1  Thank lynettebaldwin
Reviewed 16 September 2016

food was delicious garden lovely to sit outside to eat but be careful with the postcode for the sat nav it took me to a local farm on the other side of the road i then found it difficult to pull out as there is...More

Thank 5stargirl62
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2 September 2016|
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Response from Robert G | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I know they close at some point later this year and reopen in the spring but I sorry to say that I do not know these dates.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lewes Road, Wilmington BN26 5SG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +44 1323 487967
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