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A lovely place for a cuppa

We found the Old Brickyard Tea Garden by accident and we are so oleased we did. It’s a lovely... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Thalia-22-12
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Leicester, United Kingdom
A very special place on the edge of The Vale of Belvoir

Always a warm welcome here at this quirky little wooden tea room. You are met by the lovely noodle... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
44Evangeline
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Melton Mowbray, United Kingdom
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Our tearoom sits in a field at C&C Plants a family run plant nursery, with wonderful views over the beautiful Leicestershire countryside. We offer a selection of quality loose leaf teas, freshly ground coffee and local homemade cakes. We currently...more
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Eastwell Road, Scalford | C&C Plants, Melton Mowbray LE14 4ST, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found the Old Brickyard Tea Garden by accident and we are so oleased we did. It’s a lovely place where Anna, it’s owner, has an excellent knowledge about tea and there are so many to try. There is always a good selection of cakes...More

Thank Thalia-22-12
TeaLady24, Owner at Old Brickyard Tea Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much. So glad your accidental discovery was a lovely one. Look forward to sharing more tea and cake with you again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always a warm welcome here at this quirky little wooden tea room. You are met by the lovely noodle featured in the picture here. She will show you to tge tearoom where you are met by the lovely Anna. There is a huge variety of...More

Thank 44Evangeline
TeaLady24, Owner at Old Brickyard Tea Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for visiting us and for taking the time to write such a lovely review. So pleased you've experienced our special meeter and greeter! Noodle is our little 4 legged star and Star Club mascot. We look forward to welcoming you again...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A quirky little cafe with lots of charm. We sat in the secret garden which was a delight with lots of little curios hidden away. We had a beautiful lemon drizzle cake and a refreshing glass of apple juice. Well worth a visit for something...More

Thank Pennyoddsocks
TeaLady24, Owner at Old Brickyard Tea Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your lovely review. So glad you discovered the delights of Secret Garden. We look forward to welcoming you again soon x

Reviewed 25 June 2018

lovely place to sit and eat the food is lovely and so many teas . the polly tunnels are full of colourful plant really huge

Thank lynn p
TeaLady24, Owner at Old Brickyard Tea Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2018

Thank you so much. We hope to welcome you back again soon

Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Situated beside a small garden centre overlooking rolling fields in the heart picturesque rural Leicestershire, this little tea garden is a gem. Especially for connoisseurs of fine tea. The proprietor Anna, is highly knowledgeable on the subject and is happy to elucidate on the finer...More

Thank Zafrikan
TeaLady24, Owner at Old Brickyard Tea Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Thank you so very much for your beautifully worded review. It's so lovely to know that you appreciate what we do. I do hope you'll be able to visit us again and maybe join us for one of our special tea tasting events.

Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Wonderful, enjoyable, relaxing, serene, welcoming, unusual, surprising, delightful....ooh, and they do really good tea and...ooh, fantastic lemon drizzle cake, and carrot cake and Victoria sponge and....More

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TeaLady24, Owner at Old Brickyard Tea Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2018

Wow! So lovely to hear such wonderful words used to describe our little tea world. Thank you so much. It means such a lot to us to know that you enjoyed your visit and took the time to write a lovely review. We hope you'll...More

Reviewed 14 May 2018

We happened upon the cafe by chance travelling from Melton Mowbray and it was a little oasis . We enjoyed tea and cheese scones on the lawn accompanied by their lovely dog who we were told preferred a sausage roll, but did not turn her...More

Thank faughan
TeaLady24, Owner at Old Brickyard Tea Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Thank you so much for stopping by for a relaxing tea break and for taking the time to write a lovely review. So glad you enjoyed the cheese scones and didn't mind sharing a little with Noodle our 4 legged assistant. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

What a gem of a find. Lovely afternoon tea made by Anna. All homemade jams and cakes. Dog friendly. Will definitely be visiting again.More

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TeaLady24, Owner at Old Brickyard Tea Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review about our first dog friendly afternoon tea. It was a pleasure to serve you and your lovely dog. So glad you enjoyed the experience. We hope you'll be able to join...More

Reviewed 8 December 2017

Just had Christmas tea here two of us celebrating our birthdays , what a treat no huge plates of stodgy cakes but delicate savouries of a different kind and lovely sweetie treats done with thought and flair and homemade, thank you Anna .More

Thank christine s
TeaLady24, Owner at Old Brickyard Tea Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2017

Aw! Thank you so much. It was an absolute pleasure to serve you our special Christmas Afternoon Tea. So glad you enjoyed it. Thank you for taking the time to write a lovely review. We look forward to welcoming you back again for tea next...More

Reviewed 19 November 2017

A proper tea shop serving so many choices of tea (Italian ground coffee if you prefer), with a selection of home-made cakes. This was our first visit here but we shall definitely come again; in the better weather we'll be able to sit in the...More

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TeaLady24, Owner at Old Brickyard Tea Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2017

Thank you for visiting our little tea haven. We're very lucky to be in such a wonderful location, so glad you discovered us. So delighted you enjoyed your visit and took the time to write such a lovely review. It's always a pleasure to meet...More

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