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The Lighthouse Tea Room

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44 Belle Vue Street | The home of genuine reviews, Filey YO14 9HY, England
+44 7891 327075
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10:00 - 16:00
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Sat - Thu 10:00 - 16:00
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Called in with the family. Would highly recommend. Very friendly and the cherry bakewell sponge was amazing.

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Thank Grus82
Emma W, Owner at The Lighthouse Tea Room, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind words - we're delighted to hear you enjoyed your visit, and we'll look forward to seeing you again soon! More 

Sheffield, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

we were looking for somewhere in filey for tea and cake and we certainly found that at the Lighthouse. we sat by the door which was a bit of a mistake on a cold day! but the cake was delicious, the tea was well needed and a good pot of Yorkshire tea and it was all served with a smile

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2 Thank ienjoymyholidays
Emma W, Owner at The Lighthouse Tea Room, responded to this review

Thank you so much for choosing to visit us at the Lighthouse and sharing your review. We're delighted you enjoyed your visit and it was our pleasure to serve you. We'll look forward to welcoming you again soon (hopefully on a warmer day!). More 

Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Amazing tea for two. Sandwiches excellent, cake to die for and excellent scones. Lovely service. Will definitely return for more

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4 Thank Kate M
Emma W, Owner at The Lighthouse Tea Room, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to share your review. We're delighted you enjoyed your afternoon tea - we take great pride in the selection we offer and our homemade cakes so it's great to hear you enjoyed them! We'll hope to see you again soon. More 

Driffield, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently, my wife and I visited Filey in search of a nice tearoom. It was late in the day but despite that we found The Lighthouse Tearoom still open. The interior is very traditional but was enhanced with the lighthouse and marine theme. The staff were very friendly and professional. My wife requires gluten free food and when we asked... More 

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3 Thank Tom L
Emma W, Owner at The Lighthouse Tea Room, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to post your review - it's great to hear you enjoyed your visit to The Lighthouse. We'll hopefully see you again soon! More 

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64 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the tea room with my wife and my 9 month old son on a crisp but sunny February afternoon. We got speaking to the young couple who had only recently taken over. What an enthusiastic double act they make with Emma front of house, and Chef simon cooking up a storm in the kitchen. They were telling us... More 

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4 Thank Wizwilson
Emma W, Owner at The Lighthouse Tea Room, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. It was a pleasure to serve you and Simon and I are pleased you enjoyed your visit. It means a lot to us to see the same faces returning when visiting the area, so it's great that you choose to visit us twice during your short stay. We hope to see you again soon! More 

Barnsley, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

A traditional experience and a wonderful waitress who served the best scones with cream ham n tea! Thank you

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

This unusual team room goes down a proverbial treat with locals and visitors alike. We've been training for the Great North Run every summer in Filey for years and only just come across it. You can enjoy the host's passion for lighthouses with 200 of them depicted throughout the cafe. Owners Paul and Janet are genial and welcoming with great... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

We called in for a light lunch on a brief visit to Filey - lovely clean surroundings and a good selection of food on the menu. Strongly recommended if you're in the vicinity.

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Shipley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

We came here last year and relaly enjoyed our lunch, so a re-visit was a must.We are 7 in our party, a warm welcome awaited us, tables to accomodate us quickly put together, my wife and I ordered soup of the day (tomato ) other had the rarebit and one had a beef sandwich. All enjoyed our lunch in very... More 

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Stopped here for coffee and cake on a busy Saturday afternoon. Just what we needed with very friendly service and very good cake. :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 16:00
Monday
10:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 16:00
Thursday
10:00 - 16:00
Saturday
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Belle Vue Street | The home of genuine reviews, Filey YO14 9HY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Filey
  • Phone Number: +44 7891 327075
Description
The lighthouse is closed during the months of December and January.
A traditional English tea room with a nautical theme serving light meals, freshly ground coffee, Yorkshire tea, afternoon tea, home made cakes and scones in a warm friendly atmosphere.

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