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Charlotte's Teahouse

1 Boscawen Street, Truro TR1 2QU, England
+44 1872 263706
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“scones” (51 reviews)
“crab pate” (4 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Boscawen Street, Truro TR1 2QU, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I recently visited for an afternoon tea, it was very busy but service was quick and waitresses all very polite, honestly fab crab pate sandwiches, will be back again soon.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank emrich93
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Popped in here recently as intrigued by the beauty of the building, hoping that the inside would live up to the outside. It certainly did. It was like stepping back in time, in a good way. It was warming and cosy, the waitresses were dressed...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Tash1385
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I popped in here for the first time with a friend after a busy morning shopping and although it was busy we were greeted straight away by a friendly waitress who looked like she had had just stepped straight out of Downton Abbey. We had...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Travel05879797235
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My husband and I called in for lunch midweek. I asked the waitress who took our order if I could have my hot drink before the food as I prefer to have my meal with a glass of water. If that wasn’t possible I would...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank talbotnicola
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

After some well deserved retail therapy in town, we had decided to visit this place, just to be different. We were not disappointed. The staff were exceptional. They could not of done anything more to help. All in very smart / elegant uniform, very polite...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Spillalicious
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

This is the perfect place to stop for afternoon tea. Lovely setting very friendly staff and a good selection of teas, coffees and cakes as well as sandwiches and light bites. We had Victoria Sponge, Bakewell and coffee cake and all were delicious.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Marmalade1973
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

Popped into Charlotte's Tea Room for a catch up and cake with some friends. Firstly, the actual building and tea room is cosy, beautifully decorated with a lovely view of the cobbled street below. Secondly, the staff and service is fantastic. Smiley, friendly and patient....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Beebubs
Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I had a lovely lunch yesterday. The tea was refreshing and our prawn and avocado sandwich was perfect. Service was also good, All the waitresses were very friendly. Charlotte’s Teahouse is a good old fashioned eatery, good food, good service, good value....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank TattyHead1903
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

Stumbled across Charlotte's whilst on trip down memory lane with hubby and so glad we did. Lovely friendly service and scrummy scones, what's not to like ... just wish had more space to try some of the homemade cakes .

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank trustytree
Reviewed October 18, 2018

1st visit to Charlottes, went with a group of friends. We had savoury teas, cheese scones with smoked salmon and traditional cream tea, sweet scones with clotted cream Both were excellent. China cups and saucers, friendly efficient staff ensured our visit was enjoyed by all....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Carol B
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August 25, 2016|
Response from Lawsos | Reviewed this property |
I am not aware of their rules on pets, but remember there are three flights of stairs with many antique and antiquarian items on the landings. Hope this helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Boscawen Street, Truro TR1 2QU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Truro District  >  Truro
  • Phone Number: +44 1872 263706
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