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Rose Cottage Tea Rooms

Rose Cottage Totnes Road | Cockington Village, Torquay TQ2 6XA, England
+44 1803 606607
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good16%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (70 reviews)
“quiche” (4 reviews)
“cream and jam” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rose Cottage Totnes Road | Cockington Village, Torquay TQ2 6XA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped here when visiting Cockington Village what a gem of a place it was glorious in the sunshine could have sat in the garden all day so peaceful can highly recommend

Thank Debbie R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this beautiful place today, bit overcast and rainy but didn’t stop us enjoying a delicious cream tea, £3 for a huge warm scone, clotted cream and jam. The lunches looked lovely, beautifully presented. The gardens are just lovely, beautifully manicured, piano player was an...More

Thank nicola_l1970
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The gardens are lovely with well tended lawns, water features with ducks and Japanese style with bridges etc. Restaurant has indoor and outdoor areas overlooking the gardens. Range of food- most people were eating cream teas (looked good) but I had sausages, chips and baked...More

Thank KayBristol
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very pretty area. Beautiful garden and pond. Quaint, old style. Plenty of seating outside with overhead heaters. Food good and reasonably priced. Friendly and helpful staff.

Thank MissSixty2013
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this weekend and enjoyed a cream tea here. Customer service and food was good. However it is the pianist and the garden that really make the place worthwhile

Thank tom a
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

This was our second visit to this wonderful tea room. The garden is so beautiful and semi tropical. The food was good value and the size of the scones was amazing - they also tasted amazing!! The atmosphere was lovely as the experience is accompanied...More

Thank Michelle R
Reviewed November 14, 2017

Visited on apple day at Cockington, actually went twice! First stop was for a coffee, then on the way back tea and scones. Lovely scone, lots of cream, and good price. Lovely gardens, piano player in the background. The owners and rest of staff very...More

Thank Chickensharon
Reviewed October 23, 2017

Visited mid September on a sunny day. What a simply wonderful setting for a cream tea, exquisitely English! The cream tea was not overly expensive and did not disappoint.

1  Thank Bantam_10
Reviewed October 1, 2017

Called in for a cream tea when visiting the nearby Cockington Court. The setting is spectacular and there was a pianist playing light music in the garden. However, the cream tea was nothing special and they only had plain or cheese scones.

Thank cngj
Reviewed September 25, 2017 via mobile

This tea room has recently changed hands. We have been many times and always enjoyed it. I read recent reviews about the new ownership and almost decided to give it a miss. However we chose a lovely day to visit and our experience was lovely....More

Thank sweetlittlesheila
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February 7, 2018|
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Response from sweetlittlesheila | Reviewed this property |
Sorry don't know. It was sold last year
September 9, 2017|
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Response from Emily K | Reviewed this property |
When I asked in August I was told the manager was 'Mr Herbert'
June 13, 2017|
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Response from Craig M | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rose Cottage Totnes Road | Cockington Village, Torquay TQ2 6XA, England (Formerly Rose Cottage)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 606607
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