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When the Clock Strikes 3

14 North Parade, Matlock Bath, Matlock DE4 3NS, England
+44 1629 580547
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“rarebit” (10 reviews)
“cake” (26 reviews)
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
14 North Parade, Matlock Bath, Matlock DE4 3NS, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I read the great reviews for this tea room before I visited. It was everything we had imagined.We had three Full English breakfasts and a Bacon, Brie and Cranberry Toastie. All arrived promptly and hot. All delicious - clean plates all round. A lovely touch...More

Thank lell636
Reviewed 6 days ago

Called in twice today first time first thing, we had a lovely bacon cob and cake each. Service was quick staff very friendly. Called again around 1.30pm and tried the fruit smoothies freshly made very delicious. Service again quick and staff friendly. Plenty of choice...More

Thank Carol G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here for breakfast this morning and were blown away! The full English was huge with every item cooked to perfection and no grease in sight. The staff were very friendly and the decor cute and quirky. Such great value for money.

1  Thank RachelHNov
Reviewed 1 week ago

A traditional style Tea room with all the decor to match. We had the cream tea for two which consisted of a very large pot of tea, 2 warm fruit scones, clotted cream and strawberry jam. Everything was lovely and the service was great. (table...More

Thank Stretch377
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took a peep through the window and decided not to call in. We noticed we could get our wheelchair in so called in. It an old fashioned tea room, we get used to the minimalist magnolia posh looking cafe that it’s easy to miss...More

1  Thank Melanie H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have had afternoon tea today , and it was very nice ,fresh , made to order , and delioues cakes ,, very friendly staff

Thank Judith H
Reviewed July 16, 2018

The food is lovely especially the cake and jacket potato. The atmosphere is very welcoming and friendly to foreign tourists (unlike many restaurants in the East Midlands). Highly recommend it to everyone visiting Matlock.

1  Thank Faisalq8i
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Contacted Jane to organise a surprise boozy afternoon tea for 4 ladies. Jane was so helpful and I was booked in with ease. Arrived and everything was perfect. Food was delicious, table setting and decorations were perfect. Extremely friendly and helpful staff. Would really recommend....More

2  Thank Juleshine
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

A lovely place for afternoon tea with clotted cream and tea. Very friendly service and feels like a traditional tea shop should.

Thank jabela30
Reviewed July 11, 2018

This restaurant was fantastic. The food was homemade and absolutely delicious. I had jacket potatoe and mum had the soup of the day. The portions were just right and very well presented. The cakes were amazing and plenty to choose from. The staff were really...More

Thank Sharon A
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Karen H
September 8, 2016|
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Response from Jacqueline B | Reviewed this property |
Hummm - can't really comment on that. When we visited The Clock Strikes 3 earlier this year we sat outside with our choci lab 'Henry' and all was excellent with no problems at all. There was probably a sign mentioning about... More
Ella F
November 18, 2015|
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Response from artdeco61 | Reviewed this property |
Hi if you ring the cafe they will be very helpful and I am sure they will sort it for you. You could see if they have a messaging on their website and also ask them Good luck hope you can get a voucher as it would make a... More
Pamela S
March 9, 2015|
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Response from Youlgrave_Pommies | Property representative |
Traditional afternoon tea is £8:50 per person. Boozy afternoon tea is £25 for two and includes a bottle of prosecco. We are open only weekends at present. Thank you .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 North Parade, Matlock Bath, Matlock DE4 3NS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Matlock  >  Matlock Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 580547
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