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Duddleswell Tea Rooms

Duddleswell, Uckfield, England
+44 1825 712126
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
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“scones” (42 reviews)
“cake” (25 reviews)
“welsh rarebit” (7 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Duddleswell, Uckfield, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've passed by in the car millions of times and either been unable to stop or it has been closed, but finally made it this weekend. Typically quaint English tearoom. Service was attentive and wide choice on menu. We went for the scone cream tea...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ros R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A charming setting, very pretty. Dogs allowed inside and out - free gravy bone for each dog served with your order which was a nice touch. Food good, friendly service. My sister and I visited twice during our week's holiday - breakfast, and afternoon tea....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Pat B
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Iconic English tea room nestling in the Ashdown Forest. Traditional daytime menu. Best apple pie you are likely to encounter. Proper tea. Visit soon before it shuts for winter.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank David B
Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

Whether you come here for the ambience, the friendly staff, the huge range of tea, the crumpets or just for a cuppa after a walk in Ashdown Forest... whatever the reason, whatever your choice of tea, try the carrot cake. It really is amazing! (And...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Hartfield_Marc
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

Visited today with my family for birthday afternoon tea. My mum and dad had booked a table for my birthday and lucky we did because the place was so busy. Nevertheless we weren’t rushed and staff were fab. We mentioned at booking that I am...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank franw329
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

My daughter wanted to give us a traditional English experience. After a walk in the lovely Ashdown Forest of Winnie the Pooh fame, we had tea and scones at this delightful tea room. It is in a picturesque setting, in the forest area, a beautiful...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Travel_addict13_10
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

We were recommended this tea room by our son and his wife. So glad we went, the scones and cakes were delicious the service was excellent and very friendly. The tea rooms were spotless and very pretty, what a beautiful setting. I couldn't finish my...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sue M
Reviewed September 6, 2018

Driven past many a time, now finally got to actually try it out. Beautiful flowers in the garden. Seating there, on the green outside and inside the house itself. Staff friendly and welcoming. Too late in the day for anything savoury (mainly stops at 2.30)...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Veronica H
Reviewed August 30, 2018

Dropped in for tea and scones. Have happy memories of coming here with my Mother years ago. Not changed much, but food is still v. good and the cakes looks lovely especially the Pavlova! I will come back another day when I have time to...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank burtieb
Reviewed August 22, 2018

The quality of the cakes sold at Duddleswell Tea Rooms are well known. A bonus was that we found the waiting staff extra friendly. It added something extra.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jgreenfield1951
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denise p
July 4, 2018|
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Response from VanessaB956 | Reviewed this property |
When I was there they took all regular cards but not American Express
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Duddleswell, Uckfield, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Uckfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1825 712126
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