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The Tea Emporium

7-9 The Square, Ironbridge, Telford TF8 7AQ, England
+44 1952 433302
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“scones” (38 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7-9 The Square, Ironbridge, Telford TF8 7AQ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This tearoom offers a good variety of meals. As the name suggests it also offers a wide range of teas. It is also great for afternoon tea. I’ve been here a few times and it’s always reliably good. There’s seating outside which works nicely on...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank pelham_11
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a cappuccino here on a crisp January morning after wandering around the town and across the bridge and back. The Tea Emporium is situated just across the road from the bridge and we were welcomed by 3 jolly young ladies. Our coffee came quickly...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank toddlerpants
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited The Tea Emporium today and was very disappointed with the experience. We visit this tea shop nearly everytime we are in Ironbridge as the qualiy of the food and drink was high, not cheap, but I always felt it was value for money. Today...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Gumpy123
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Very pleased with this impromptu stop for lunch. Wonderfully welcoming staff and great service. The food was excellent and very competitively priced. Will definite revisit when we're up here next year.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank D_Rex186338
Reviewed 3 November 2018

Called in here for some light lunch on a cold day, greeted by some very friendly staff and given a table, our drink order was taken whilst we took a look at the extensive menu. We chose our meals but wanted to tweak them a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank mickcritic
Reviewed 27 September 2018

We visited the area on a sunny day and sat outside for lunch , there is a extensive menu we had the English breakfast ad Ham egg and potatoes which was superb The staff were friendly and efficient we would have no hesitation in returning....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Mary L
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

We needed a quick lunch and saw the Tea Emporium. We were politely greeted and our order taken quickly and efficiently. So far so good and quite normal. What was to come was the bestest roasted cheese I’ve ever had. Now, a bit of Welsh...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank debdigitus
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Very nice coffee, good service and excellent staff. As an added bonus there is an excellent view of the Ironbridge or would be if it wasn't under cover !

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Ian W
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

A lovely restaurant with a good menu and very friendly staff. Superb Bakewell tart and wonderful choice of teas to buy and drink. Thank you

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Culture233470
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Nice place for breakfast in the heart of town. Decent selection, with lots of quality. Table service with plenty of spaces outside and in. Fisherman’s breakfast is a good choice with haddock or salmon fish cakes.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank mizp2017
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14 September 2018|
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Response from Paul R | Reviewed this property |
Hi yes it is mainly outside with umbrellas
23 September 2016|
Response from CEJoneses | Reviewed this property |
You need to ask the owners.
16 June 2016|
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Response from Alan S | Reviewed this property |
They do a full breakfast just how you like it so change it to suit yourself excellent quality, waited on at the table, pay on the way out, excellent staff very polite.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7-9 The Square, Ironbridge, Telford TF8 7AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Telford  >  Ironbridge Gorge  >  Ironbridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1952 433302
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