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Elizabeth Botham's Tea Rooms

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8 Park Street, Pickering YO18 7AJ, England
+44 1947 602823
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10:00 - 17:30
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a lovely lunch here. Came for afternoon tea (at about 2pm!) but there were no scones at all which was disappointing for a tea room, especially on a Monday, but these things happen. I had an egg and cress sandwich and the bread was so lovely we bought a loaf to take home. If we weren't visitors we'd go... More 

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Thank Katie B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You can't go to Yorkshire without visiting Bothams, either Pickering or Whitby. Savoury afternoon tea is a must. Like stepping back in time being "spoilt". Another must is savouring Yorkshire Brack and the biscuits are heaven. That good I've just bought 8 packets to take home. Very reasonable pricing.

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Thank Gill L
nottinghamshire
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found this tea room tucked around the corner from the market place near the station. It has a good selection of teas cakes sandwiches etc. We enjoyed a very nice Whitby Crab sandwich served with a side salad. Assam tea very good. just what we needed.

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Thank sherwoodtravellers
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A lovely little cafe hidden opposite the Railway Station. We were well looked after and the sarnies and cakes fresh and delicious. We were given fresh pot of tea after a while and the young waitresses are very attentive. Lovely atmosphere. Our party ranged from 70 to 8 months.

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Thank Sallie H
Guisborough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

I have had a cup of tea(or coffee) in many tea rooms and cafes over the years, but it is a very long time since I was served by a waitress in black, with a little white cap and a frilly apron. Very old fashioned, but very welcome, the service was not the quickest, but attentive. After a short wait... More 

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Thank Ken H
Harrogate, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

I discovered this when visiting Pickering station for the trains (its right opposite) so now I don't bother going anywhere else on a shopping visit to the town. Mid range coffee and snack prices with good quality and adequate service. Especially friendly service. Try the baked-bean, cheese and onion toastie - never seen that anywhere else. On-street parking across the... More 

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Thank Paul D
London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

I was last in Whitby 10 years ago and can recall having a lovely lunch here. However, on this occasion the service and menu choices were great, but the food didn't quite hit the mark. I ordered the fishcakes, which were beautifully presented with salad & coleslaw....but didn't taste of any fish!!!! I hope it was a one off.

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Thank TwigletandPiglet
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Had a lovely lunch here today. Soup and chunks of bread and butter for me husband had a toastie with brie and onion marmalade. Very hearty and tasty on a cold snowy day. Cakes looked lovely but after a good meal no room so took them as a take out. Wonderful old fashioned establishment. Lovely staff. Courteous and friendly. Definitely... More 

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Thank julieroutledge63
Pickering, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Along with six we met up for coffee and a catch up during the school holidays.As usual the coffee shop was extremely busy lovely coffee and the staff are very cheerful

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Pulborough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Having seen a steam train arrive and leave Pickering station we decided to have lunch. It was pretty busy,the staff were welcoming and our order was taken and delivered. I had a Ploughmans granary bap, which had grated cheese, some ham and piclike with coleslaw and a side salad. The others had chicken and cranberry sandwich and a ham and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 17:30
Monday
10:00 - 17:30
Tuesday
10:00 - 17:30
Wednesday
10:00 - 17:30
Thursday
10:00 - 17:30
Friday
10:00 - 17:30
Saturday
10:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Park Street, Pickering YO18 7AJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Pickering
  • Phone Number: +44 1947 602823
Description
Family run, traditional English Tea Rooms offering light bites.
Sandwiches, Cream Tea, Afternoon Tea, hot & cold drinks.
We also have a bakery shop selling items made in our Whitby bakery.

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