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Cockburn's Tea Rooms & Confectioners

Knockhundred Row | Knockhundred Row, Midhurst GU29 9DQ, England
+44 1730 814107
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Overview
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“napkin rings” (6 reviews)
“scones” (15 reviews)
“rarebit” (4 reviews)
Open Now
9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Knockhundred Row | Knockhundred Row, Midhurst GU29 9DQ, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Feel like you are really being spoilt. Just lovely. Peacefull. Relaxing. Visited twice in eight days. All my guests loved the experience. Oh and by the way the food is delicious. Lavender and orange cake to die for. Proper China. Asked if we would like...More

1  Thank sheridankirby52
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you're looking for a traditional English restaurant this is for you. I took visiting friends from Germany and they loved it. The restaurant is decorated to old English charm with table cloths, real napkins in silver napkin rings and a beautiful tea service. The...More

1  Thank C04999
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My friend I needed a place to meet half way between where we live and found this little gem. We had booked the Afternoon Tea in advance and our table was reserved for us all beautifully laid with silverware and china. The ambience of the...More

Thank Sara S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is delightful! Quaint, great food and wonderful service. The staff are exceptionally courteous and polite. Would recommend to anyone wanting something a bit special.

Thank 864mari
Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect english tea Great service We just keep going back & that says it all because we are REALLY fussy about tea.

Thank Edward H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited on a (very warm) Saturday and were greeted by charming staff. The food (extensive for a tea room) included cooked meals and sandwiches. I just opted for their Plummy Rooster (a sort of rock cake spiced with ginger and plums – delish!) and the...More

Thank alicemarston99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’d checked their website for vegan food, it assured me that they served what I was looking for. The tearoom was empty when we got there (never a good sign). A young guy came to take our order. We ordered drinks and asked what vegan...More

Thank murfeex
cockburnstea, Owner at Cockburn's Tea Rooms & Confectioners, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We were sorry and disappointed to read your review of your visit today, but feel we must respond on a couple of misunderstandings. Our website does not state that we offer vegan food, however, we do in fact have vegan options available at both tearooms....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely food, tea and an aura of quintessentially British. This was the first time that I visited. It felt like taking a step back in time (in a good way). The friendly, courteous staff were professional and perfectly complimented the overall experience.

1  Thank craigr0y33
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

Really nice coffees, exactly as we asked for (extra hot). The food we saw looked really very nice. Staff friendly. Baby changing available in ladies toilet, though no hooks to hang change bag.

Thank JoEd2005
Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

Visited for afternoon tea via a Groupon deal working out at a very reasonable £8.75 each. The tea room is very quaint and staff couldn't do enough for us, making us feel very welcome. A great selection of teas and the afternoon tea was more...More

Thank Lianne83
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday
10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday
10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Thursday
10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Friday
9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday
9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Knockhundred Row | Knockhundred Row, Midhurst GU29 9DQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Midhurst
  • Phone Number: +44 1730 814107
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Description
Cockburn's is a traditional tea room, restaurant and confectioner situated in the historic 17th century surroundings of Knockhundred Row, Midhurst. As well as our quintessentially English Afternoon Teas, we offer a comprehensive lunch menu of seasonal British inspired dishes - favourites like our Sussex Rarebit, or our Homemade Pies or our freshly prepared sandwiches. Our aim is to provide an environment where our guests can take a break from the flurry of modern life, and enjoy a leisurely dining experience in timeless surroundings. Although booking is not essential, it is advisable during our lunch period. Our Traditional Afternoon Tea served on a three tier cake stand, is available by reservation only. You can book with us by calling 01730 814107. We look forward to welcoming you soon.
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