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The Old Bakery Tea Rooms & Restaurant

4 Queens Head Court | 4 Queens Head Court, Newark-on-Trent, England
+44 1636 611501
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good17%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“scones” (20 reviews)
“frittata” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
4 Queens Head Court | 4 Queens Head Court, Newark-on-Trent, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is probably my poor pre-conceptions but the initial appearance was 'too twee' for me. However I also prefer not to eat at a pub-restaurant chain nearby and so opted for 'The Old Bakery' as it was an independent restaurant. There were a few other...More

Thank SteveF77
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Many people come to Newark to see the Civil War history and the ruined castle. The Market Square however is charming and also must be seen. In its cobbled north-west corner there is an alleyway. Look down it and see the wonderful vision of an...More

Thank davidharrylarder
Reviewed 14 July 2017

What an excellent place to stop awhile, rest and enjoy mouth watering meals and cakes. The staff were friendly and quick to deliver a fabulous service. All meals and cakes are very reasonable priced to cater for all pockets. An excellent place to come back...More

Thank kennyboy278
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The old bakery is a lovely cafe great staff , the atmosphere is friendly relaxed quiet and comfortable and the coffee easily the best also the fruit and cheese scones are wonderful and when its sunny theres an outside service as well ,no standing queuing...More

Thank het1952
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

We visited The Old Bakery for a late lunch. The food was excellent, the cost was reasonable and the service was friendly, polite and efficient. I can't wait to go again.

Thank Trissa2015
Reviewed 1 June 2017

last day of May, sunny so sat outside. Staff so friendly and efficient. Took order at the table. Lovely scones and quality coffee cafatiere. My wife had pot of fruit tea, all served in old fashioned china. Very very good, inside was pretty with lots...More

1  Thank HOF17
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Today I had lunch at the Old Bakery Tea Rooms. The experience was wonderful, the food was first class, tea was served traditionally in a teapot with china cups and saucers (Just as it used to be). Followed it with a beautiful slice of cake....More

1  Thank twinkiewoo
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Here's a place you must visit when coming to Newark, quant perfect setting with a lovely warm welcome. This place has fine coffee and exquisite food for the people who like a little class with their breakfast. Wonderful selection of cakes scones etc all home...More

Thank xxxxgoodstuf21
Reviewed 24 April 2017

This place is great for that 'dainty' occasion, cream tea, high tea, hearty snack - in an olde worlde atmosphere, and I mean genuine. The oak exposed beams are typical of this Civil War headquarters town, with its relics of times past. The meals are...More

Thank nBtrm
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Visited today for tea and cake, lovely decor and friendly staff. My husband had a panini and I had a piece of cake, mind you I call it a piece but it was that thin it must have been difficult to cut. Foolishly I ate...More

Thank Diane L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Queens Head Court | 4 Queens Head Court, Newark-on-Trent, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Newark-on-Trent
  • Phone Number: +44 1636 611501
Traditional tea room
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