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The Polkadot Teapot

Swan Street, Llantrisant CF72 8EB, Wales
+44 7730 776534
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (16 reviews)
“cake” (40 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Swan Street, Llantrisant CF72 8EB, Wales
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited today after booking Christmas afternoon Tea. We came last year and enjoyed it so much we thought we'd return and we were not disappointed. The venue is beautiful, it has a warm cosy feeling and is lovely and festive this time of year....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Laurageary
Reviewed October 24, 2018

Went for afternoon tea to celebrate my wife's birthday (no I'm not allowed to say which one!).We went there with friends and had afternoon tea. We had to choose the cakes when ordering, what a choice. When the food arrived we were amazed the sandwiches...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Rex D
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

Environment This is an absolute hidden gem and we love this place. The staff are always friendly and we feel like we’ve known and they know us for years. Menu: My personal favourite is the soup and coronation chicken combo. However the taste and option...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Nikki M
Reviewed October 19, 2018

My wife and I were treated to Afternoon Tea here by some friends. The location is lovely, and the decor inside is quaint and tasteful. The staff are lovely, very friendly, accommodating and cannot do enough for you. The afternoon tea for 2 was huge,...More

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

We went for afternoon tea today as a birthday gift to me from my daughter. It was obvious that we were expected by the sign on the table bearing her name. The welcome was good and we were seated immediately, and our order stating preference...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank hospitalman
Reviewed September 26, 2018

I came here for the first time a few weeks ago with my sister and 18 month old. And were very pleased that we did. They were very welcoming and provided a highchair, but did not mind at all when toddler climbed out and went...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Catherine B
Reviewed September 3, 2018

I had my 60th Birthday afternoon tea party here and all I can say is that it was perfect ! Carla couldn’t do enough for myself and my daughter to make sure that it went perfectly and it really did.. The food and my birthday...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Jane G
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

We were taken to this out-of-the-way place by friends, who had sensibly booked in advance! The room was full of happy people, mostly sampling the very generous afternoon tea. The scones were still warm, served with jam and cream and we could choose two slices...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank bestgambianprice35
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

I took my kids here today as most of you with children will know "kids love cake". Well-well!!! Selection of cakes is fantastic; we settled on chocolate mint, chocolate orange and caramel as the selection. I abstained due to indecision and settled with a simple...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank isowizo
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

Took my husband for afternoon tea today, although he had to pay! 😜. The size of the cakes are huge! Cara’s cakes are so tasty. Always different flavours. If you fail to eat the cakes then they will box them up to take home, what...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Lisabart36
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Questions & Answers
August 15, 2018|
Response from BanburyGirl1946 | Reviewed this property |
I was a visitor so best to ring the tea room direct
Sandra G
October 22, 2017|
Response from girlarcher2015 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I was a visitor. You'll need yo contact the cafe for that information.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Swan Street, Llantrisant CF72 8EB, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Rhondda Cynon Taff  >  Llantrisant
  • Phone Number: +44 7730 776534
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