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Mad Hatters Tearoom & Bakery

49 Bridge Street Row East, Chester CH1 1NW, England
+44 1244 323444
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“cupcakes” (134 reviews)
“sandwiches” (73 reviews)
Open Now
09:30 - 17:00All hours
British, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
49 Bridge Street Row East, Chester CH1 1NW, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stumbled across Mad Hatters by chance while out in Chester! My partner being a huge fan of Alice in wonderland made us go in. It's got the quirky vibe shown in the movies and the gorgeous cake to match! Over all it's a little...More

Thank Aidan C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gorgeous Afternoon Tea in a gorgeous cafe. A good find tucked away on the rows. So glad to have found this gem. Afternoon tea is amazing and highly recommended!

Thank NWG104
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Afternoon tea was amazing, great selection of teas and cakes. It was extremely busy and therefore service was slow

Thank 5439charlotte
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The coffee is lovely and tastes like coffee. The cupcakes look and taste incredible! The decorations inside are lovely and following Alice in wonderland's theme eve though more could be added to it.

Thank Mély L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We called in for afternoon tea with my daughter and her Godmother as a treat as she is leaving for university. Unfortunately we did not book so we coluld not have afternoon tea as they had sold out . The table next to us had...More

Thank buncus
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious afternoon tea in quirky surroundings! Mass of cakes, good choice if teas and cakes - plenty too! Private dining area upstairs which was good for our large party! Nice comfy surrounding and you could add fizz too!

Thank Maxaddison
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose this place because of the promised quirkiness. I was shocked to be asked for a deposit in order to book an afternoon tea..this is the first time this has ever happened to me. I didn't find the place "quirky" at all, there were...More

Thank Mancolass
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed afternoon tea although service was slow - personally i prefer a little taste of a few cakes rather than having to wait whilst the party of six pass round one menu (not updated when sold out) of 20+ cakes to chose just one. Really...More

1  Thank Cheshirecheese121
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Mad Hatter is a lovely place. There is a lovely menu choice and the interior is quirky and very attractive. It was reasonably priced and you can pick up a few cute gifts too. Service was good too.

Thank Janet A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were given a gift voucher for afternoon tea as a birthday treat. Having not heard of this establishment before we were excited to go! We booked our table and my husband informed them ahead of time that I was dairy free and he commented...More

Thank Vicky D
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Robyn T
23 February 2017|
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Response from Maxaddison | Reviewed this property |
We booked as we were a large party but smaller groups and couples just walked in I think! Call them as they are very accommodating.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$27
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 Bridge Street Row East, Chester CH1 1NW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 323444
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Mad Hatters Tearoom & Bakery is located at the historic and unique building of The Rectory, 49 Bridge Street Row, within the city walls of Chester in Cheshire. With subtle English Tearoom eccentricity and a touch of 'Wonderland', visit Mad Hatters to enjoy our breakfasts, elevenses, light lunches, and Mad Hatters' speciality, Afternoon Tea. We also play host to private functions and corporate events with a full bespoke event planning service.
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