We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Buttercross Tea room

Market Place, Somerton TA11 7NB, England
+44 1458 273168
Website
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (12 reviews)
“soup” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Market Place, Somerton TA11 7NB, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (50)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 50 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Group of friends for lunch? Make sure you have plenty of time! Food looked ok, but the scone was minute, maybe two or three might be a good idea? Our waitress was a sweet, but the owner, tucked away in the back seemed less than...More

Thank gerigibson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A super cream tea with freshly made sandwiches and scones with jam and proper clotted cream. Followed by home made cake. If you’re looking for ‘posh and dainty’ then It’s not for you. Very generous portions and a surprisingly low price. We found the service...More

Thank Jools7678
Reviewed June 7, 2018

Three of us called in for breakfast. Ordered inside and sat on one of the outside tables looking across to the picturesque market square. All breakfasts and coffees were made fresh to order and were delicious, Ed (polite waiter) did forget the marmalade, but I'll...More

1  Thank HAJB
Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

The Somerton May Fayre was in full swing today. A beautiful sunny day, and in need of tea, we decided to visit this tea room. Nice young man served us, and asked if we wanted a cream tea. We did and I was told they...More

Thank June R
Reviewed April 18, 2018

Was meeting friends and we went in for a coffee which was strong and hot. Having wandered around the town and done what we needed to do we wanted some lunch and having looked around at the places in town we decided to return to...More

Thank Liketorome
Reviewed February 13, 2018

We pass Somerton on our way to Clark's Village and have 'wondered' what it may be like. What a surprise? Beautiful and ancient market town, filled with history and wonderful architecture. Car parking was FREE. Everywhere we went we were met by friendly and charming...More

Thank 1dustyrhodes
Reviewed November 9, 2017 via mobile

We visited this cafe and the second we arrive the lady serving had a face like a thrashed a*se. The atmosphere was so dull and dreary. I felt as if the older lady in the cafe was looking down on us and we felt like...More

Thank WendyMoon9639
Reviewed November 5, 2017

Been here a few times now and always had nice food. The cream teas are lovely. The selection of wines available to buy proved popular with family who visited this week with us.

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed September 18, 2017 via mobile

Simple pit stop for hot chocolate and coffee today. Outside seating area is good to sit in the sun to watch the world go by. By observation from other times the outside area is often populated and this place has been trading for years so...More

Thank Chris G
Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

This tea shop is set back on a quiet little square, there is a lovely terrace where you can sit and enjoy your food in a peaceful setting. My husband and I both selected a cream tea from the menu, my husband chose plain scones...More

1  Thank Kadavamina
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all Somerton Hotels
The Unicorn Hotel
74 reviews
.18 km away
The Lynch Country House
162 reviews
.29 km away
Devonshire Arms
221 reviews
3.77 km away
Premier Inn Wells Somerset Hotel
25 reviews
4.49 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Tonys
80 reviews
.34 km away
Courtyard Cafe
157 reviews
.30 km away
The White Hart
366 reviews
.03 km away
Spice Gallery
84 reviews
.14 km away
Nearby Attractions
Lytes Cary Manor
379 reviews
4.34 km away
Muchelney Abbey
75 reviews
7.09 km away
Fleet Air Arm Museum
1,629 reviews
7.73 km away
World Horse Welfare - Glenda Spooner Farm
29 reviews
3.73 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Buttercross Tea room staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Place, Somerton TA11 7NB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Somerton
  • Phone Number: +44 1458 273168
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing