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Ilam Park Tea Room

Ilam Park, Ilam, Peak District National Park, England
+44 1335 350503
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A lovely place set in lovely grounds this village is famous in Derbyshire for this was hit by the... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2018
garybednall1-uk
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Derby, United Kingdom
Delightful tea rooms freindly helpful staff.

After a vigorous scenic ramble we was soooo parched and hightailed it to Ilam park tea rooms, we... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2018
jimbowhammer
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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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The National Trust tea-room is open daily throughout the year serving homemade cakes, hot and cold lunches, drinks and ice creams. There is outdoor seating offering far reaching views towards Dovedale or you can warm up inside the tea-room. Money raised from this tea-room goes towards looking after the Peak District.
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Ilam Park, Ilam, Peak District National Park, England
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Reviewed 16 February 2018

A lovely place set in lovely grounds this village is famous in Derbyshire for this was hit by the plague which almost killed the village off the tea rooms are lovely to visit through the church grounds a lovely culpa and snack after a lovely...More

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NationalTrustPeak, Business Support Coordinator at Ilam Park Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave your comments. While we'd love to take the credit for what sounds like a fabulous day out, we think you probably visited the plague village of Eyam rather than our village of Ilam (it's a common and...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2018

After a vigorous scenic ramble we was soooo parched and hightailed it to Ilam park tea rooms, we where running late, closing time 4pm, we arrived 5 minutes past, we put on our sad faces and the kind friendly staff served us after hours, probably...More

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NationalTrustPeak, Business Support Coordinator at Ilam Park Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2018

Thank you for your kind comments about the Manifold Tea Room. Our team will be thrilled to hear that you enjoyed their service. We know how rewarding a cup of tea can be after a long walk, so we're glad that we could help you...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

At the end of the walk Grandparents Parents and grandchildren 6 Adults and 4 granddaughters all sat down for a pot of tea some pop and a good chat after an excellent morning. All part of our family weekend ,in Netherlands Derbyshire Peak.

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NationalTrustPeak, Business Support Coordinator at Ilam Park Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

It's great to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Ilam Park. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience.

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Reviewed 5 November 2017

After a long walk around a country park, if there's something that's needed it's a good tea room. This is a good tea room. In truth we arrived quite late in the afternoon and really only wanted a snack, so didn't test the main menus,...More

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NationalTrustPeak, Business Support Coordinator at Ilam Park Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

It's great to hear that you enjoyed your visit to the Manifold Tea-room. The money that you spend helps us to continue looking after special places in the Peak District, so thank you for supporting us. We hope you'll visit again soon.

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Reviewed 27 October 2017

Stopped for coffee and a bite to eat before our walk for the day. Good selection of cakes and scones.

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NationalTrustPeak, Business Support Coordinator at Ilam Park Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

It's great to hear that you enjoyed your visit. We hope that you'll visit again soon.

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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Visited Ilam Country Park with my wife, newborn baby and Dog on a dry but slightly chilly day. We wanted afternoon tea but were forced to sit outside because dogs not allowed in the cafe. Why? The cafe has wooden floors and heavy wooden tables....More

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NationalTrustPeak, Business Support Coordinator at Ilam Park Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We love to see dogs and their owners enjoying the park and try to provide water bowls and parking points to make things a little easier. We also recognise that some people are afraid, uncomfortable...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped at the tea room for light refreshments on Sunday after a walk. I know that the tea room needs to make a profit to help with the running of the national trust but this does not mean blatantly ripping people off. Very difficult...More

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NationalTrustPeak, Business Support Coordinator at Ilam Park Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We are sorry to hear that your visit to the tea-room after your Sunday walk did not meet your expectations. The items that we sell in our tea-room are priced individually or listed on the...More

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Reviewed 16 October 2017

I saw this in a leaflet for the national Trust & as it was a lovely Autum Day on 12th October we took a drive to this place. Truly wonderful place to spend a few hours & then warm scones with jam & cream. No...More

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NationalTrustPeak, Business Support at Ilam Park Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

We are delighted to hear you and your Mum had an enjoyable visit to Ilam Park. The Autumn colours on the trees are truly spectacular at this time of year. Just for clarification, if you are a National Trust member and display one of the...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Great food wide choose from filled oatcakes, soup, sandwiches and jacket potatoes. Of course there is cake! You can have breakfast as well quite reasonable prices. Lovely friendly staff thank youMore

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NationalTrustPeak, Business Support at Ilam Park Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Thankyou for feedback about your recent visit to the Manifold Tea Rooms at Ilam Park. We are delighted you enjoyed the meal you ordered and found the food good value for money and the staff welcoming and friendly. We hope you will visit us again...More

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Reviewed 23 September 2017

The Ilam Hall tearoom/café serves a considerable range of food and drinks both hot and cold. The soups are highly recommended. The tea room is very attractive, the staff very helpful and the food always well prepared. Wisely, dogs are not allowed inside, but there...More

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NationalTrustPeak, Business Support Coordinator at Ilam Park Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

Thank you for sharing your experience of Ilam Park. It sounds like you explored lots on your visit and it's great to hear that you enjoyed the setting and food in the Manifold Tea Room. We hope that you'll visit again soon to see how...More

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Ella C
19 March 2018|
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Response from NationalTrustPeak | Property representative |
Although dogs aren't permitted in the main 'Manifold Tea-room'. our ‘Grab and Go’ catering outlet is open during the peak season and has indoor seating that can be enjoyed with your dog. When closed during the low season... More
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Claire S
17 October 2017|
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Response from Food4thought64 | Reviewed this property |
Plenty of choice here, sandwiches, hot baps, hot pies all at reosonable prices and plenty of filling!
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