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Watling Coffee House

11 Watling Street, Corbridge NE45 5AG, England
+44 1434 634425
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (52 reviews)
“salad” (32 reviews)
“cake” (24 reviews)
Open Now
8:30 am - 4:00 pm Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11 Watling Street, Corbridge NE45 5AG, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Just saw this coffee place while out for a stroll in Corbridge. It was very welcoming, the tables were well spaced out and the staff were lovely. Nothing was too much trouble. Our toasted teacake and toastie were delicious and served nice and hot. A...More

2  Thank margles51
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in at watling coffee house for lunch. The waiting staff were very friendly and the food was great. There were already a number of tables taken when we arrived but yet the service was prompt and there was not a long wait for...More

2  Thank Ollie H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were looking for a light lunch after exploring Corbridge and happened upon the Watling Coffee House. It appears to be a conversion from a residential property and has a slightly fragile feel to it. Everything clean and comfortable. A very friendly welcome. Staff who...More

2  Thank Nigel S
Reviewed 1 week ago

A group of us called in on Sunday morning for coffees, teas and light refreshments before following one of Corbridge's town trails. The owner reserved the upstairs room for us and even put in extra heaters! Much appreciated on a frosty October morning! Scones were...More

2  Thank Dave C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped at this delightful coffee house for lunch en route to Edinburgh. The service, food and cleanliness was second to none. Well worth the stop over.

2  Thank Andrina T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited in Sept . Lovely welcome , nice atmosphere ,excellent food . A visitor to Corbridge so found it by accident . Only wanted a light lunch for two so can only comment on that

2  Thank Jill038
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a lovely cafe and I would visit again. Staff are nice, premises are clean and nicely decorated and there's a good menu selection - not too many offerings which is always a good sign. The tea came in a generously sized pot. My...More

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stav1, Manager at Watling Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review The Watling Coffee House. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit and look forward to seeing you again. I would, however, like to clarify for anyone reading your review that the Welsh Rarebit is somewhat more...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for lunch on way back from a trip to the Northumberland coast. Had the quiche of the day with salad which was one of the nicest quiches I have ever had in a cafe. Lovely lunch stop.

1  Thank Sally H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good all round experience. Delicious home baking in very nice surroundings. Service was also very friendly - not like the cafe across the road - we actually went there first & they said they were closing in 20 mins - this was at 3.30pm...More

3  Thank Rob M
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed a toasted sandwich. The side salad on the plate was delicious, very unusual, I could have eaten a plate full of the side salad it was so unusual.

3  Thank ERM358
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27 September 2017|
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Response from kevan r | Reviewed this property |
Cakes n scones a plenty n all to die for !
21 March 2016|
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Response from Delia M | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Delia. Answer this traveller's question here Great place if they'll do it. They have 2 rooms one is upstairs. Chef very accommodating and super cakes. Definitely give them a ring or email them, staff very friendly.
james f
26 January 2015|
Response from stav1 | Property representative |
Hi, We are open 7 days a week, unfortunately, we do not allow dogs despite having one ourselves.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 13
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Watling Street, Corbridge NE45 5AG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Corbridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1434 634425
Great fresh daily specials, homemade cakes tray bakes and scones. Serving Corbridge and its visitors since 1976
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