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Bettys Stonegate

#3 of 29 Dessert in York
Certificate of Excellence
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46 Stonegate | York, York YO1 8AS, England
+44 1904 622865
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Oswestry, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

What a treasure! Perfect for breakfast, afternoon tea or a stop for a cup of tea. Fantastic service and fantastic food and drinks. We're so glad we stumbled across this beautiful place.

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Thank DIDNLK
Aylesbury
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had to wait about 20 mins to get a table in the cafe but boy was it worth it. We had a champagne afternoon tea and it was amazing. They were happy to swap tea for soft drinks for the children. Children were provided with colouring and activity sheets. The tea was served in proper silverware and the sandwiches... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The Betty's is really famous, therefore the queue exists ALL THE TIME!!! Although you can reserve a table online on Thursday to Sunday, the price is relative expensive. However, the queue goes really quickly, so it is definitely worth going. The sandwiches and scones are much better than the cakes (purely based on my taste). Betty's also provide daily cake... More 

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Scotland
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38 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

if you've been to Betty's before you will know what to expect and if you haven't you will not be disappointed. The biggest downside outwith the queue is the choice once you are in so take your time and enjoy the ambience from a bygone era.

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17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Me and my boyfriend came to York for Valentines, I seen Betty's on here and decided it was the best tea room to visit, I wasn't wrong! We had macaroons (one of every flavour!) and a fruit tart. The fruit tart was the best I've ever had and the macaroons were scrumptious especially the raspberry one, wow! We had to... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had tea and cakes here as you should when visiting Betty's. Expensive but this is a York and a World renowned tea room. Prefer it to the larger shop

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stopped here for a spot of tea and cake before our long journey back to Cambridge and we were not disappointed. I love Betty's and we were sat quickly and given menus. Our waitress came over to take our order which was very prompt and she was ever so friendly with offering to split our scones and give us separate... More 

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Beverley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my first visit to Betty's in Stonegate. I've been to their main venue nearby and know what to expect. The Stonegate venue is smaller and the cafe is upstairs but the quality and service is exactly the same; fine teas, brilliant coffees and delicious cakes. It's worth knowing that this Betty's exists since there are often long queues... More 

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Alnwick, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Betty's tearooms are famous around the world and I think if you are a visitor in York it is a 'must try' once to experience it. Betty's provides charm of the old tea room style and in general service and quality of cakes, breads and pastries is excellent. One feels a sense of elegance in here and all food items... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Betty's service and cakes are second to none. Well worth a visit to experience the old traditional charm of a tearoom.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Delicatessen, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Stonegate | York, York YO1 8AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 622865

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?