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Polreath Tea Room

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Higher Town, TR25 0QL, England
+44 1720 422046
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10:30 - 16:30
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Sun - Fri 10:30 - 16:30
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London, United Kingdom
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113 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Lovely walled garden allows you to find a sheltered spot on a windy day. Just spend time with your Cornish tea working out if its cream or jam you put on first

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Thank m4ttieh
Cirencester, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

We had the most delicious (and huge!) bacon baguettes here, followed by scrummy cakes. Thoroughly recommend

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Thank Nelly M
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Cosy tea room and fabulous lunches, cake, scones. Spoilt for choice. Gluten free choices too. Beautiful gardens with tame sparrows and even a nosy thrush. Well worth a visit

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Thank mag1e_10
Lancashire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

We have recently spent a wonderful holiday in the Scilly Isles, staying on three of the islands. One of the b&bs was at Polreath tea rooms on St. Martins. This was particularly good due to our lovely hosts, wonderful food, the good situation with great views and lots of choice of places to chill out be it in the lovely... More 

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Thank suzie2427
Chichester, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

This is a charming tea room with a lovely sheltered garden to sit out in and plenty of seats inside if the weather isn't so good. We had coffee and flapjacks in the morning which were delicious. We returned for lunch and had the home made mackerel pate which was really tasty.

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Thank Julian H
Bristol, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Visited whilst staying on St Martins in May Marvellous choice of lunches and cakes Book for the curry night as soon as you can as very good & popular

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Thank woolcockfrenchay
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Delicious food and cakes are served here and my favourite are the cream teas served with homemade strawberry jam.

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Thank Hildabyoung48
St Austell, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Really lovely little tea room, with lashings of homemade fayre. Long may it succeed, doing the simple things extremely well. Good food, good value, great location.

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Thank Phil B
Sheffield, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

What can I say we loved our lunch at polreath. We were greeted by a lovely lady who was very welcoming. The service was swift. We were amazed by the lunch and where extremely happy we where so amazed we asked what was in the salad and a very friendly man took us through how they made it. We had... More 

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Thank Tom M
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

We stopped for morning coffee on a day trip to St Martin's. The filter coffee was lovely and the choice of cakes was good. We had an Apple &apricot slice and carrot cake. Both were delicious. We sat outside in the sunshine and enjoyed the gardens.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 16:30
Monday
10:30 - 16:30
Tuesday
10:30 - 16:30
Wednesday
10:30 - 16:30
Thursday
10:30 - 16:30
Friday
10:30 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Higher Town, TR25 0QL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isles of Scilly  >  St Martin's
  • Phone Number: +44 1720 422046
Description
Visit our family run tea room for delicious homebaked cakes, freshly prepared lunches, afternoon cream teas or just a local beer. A warm welcome awaits you in our conservatory, plantsman's garden or traditional Scillonian glasshouse. Open April to September, Sunday to Friday, 10:30 to 16:30. Lunch served from 12:00 to 14:00. Cream teas available from 14:30. Located next to Polreath Guest House.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?