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Rectory Tea Rooms

Crosstown | Morwenstow, Bude EX23 9SR, England
+44 1288 331251
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (82 reviews)
“quiche” (19 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Crosstown | Morwenstow, Bude EX23 9SR, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A group of 12 of us were walking in the area and went for lunch. The tea room was full of items to look at while we were there. The service was good. We did enjoy our lunches, but thought we paid too much for...More

Thank Skippyhumbug
Reviewed 6 days ago

Excellent. Service, food, location, friendly staff, scones/cakes, could not fault anything. Will be returning again today.

Thank flembo_12
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Scrumptious! We purposely had not eaten since a light breakfast, and were so glad we hadn't when our beautiful Afternoon Tea arrived in front of us at 2.30pm. Choice of sandwiches (we had the delicious home-cured ham), choice of cakes (we had a very lemony...More

Thank Jane G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

2nd visit to this place. Cannot praise them highly enough: proper, and I mean proper, tea and excellent coffee! But the main attraction I feel is the selection of cakes etc.. they do gluten and dairy free items that actually taste like 'normal' fayre. Off...More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a beautiful country walk we decided to try the local tearoom set in a lovely old building. We were greeted by a very friendly member of staff who offered a choice of places to sit ( there are plenty of seats) and we chose...More

Thank patriciabateson53
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love this tea time set in an old Rectory Right on the coastal path with the walk to Hawkers Hut A lovely garden for sunny days and the most delicious food and best scones I have ever had! A real must when in the...More

Thank Jane M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a lovely cream tea when we visited, with home-made scones, and a choice of jams. The cakes looked good too, and there was a larger menu than I expected. We arrived just before they closed, but I imagine they get very busy at times.

Thank Tibbsy14
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our seventh visit to Rectory tea rooms and the sandwiches and scones were just as delicious as ever. Visit marred by the fact that when we arrived we were told there was a 10 minute wait. Another table that came in after us had their...More

Thank Elizabeth F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped on way to Barnstaple a couple miles off main road but well worth it. We had the country lunch special which was a large bowl of homemade soup a piece of quiche with a side salad and 3 lovely pieces of a soft warm...More

Thank oldsie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for lunch whilst on a family holiday locally. Lovely home made soup, cheese scones and pasties in a truly unique and delightful setting. We will be back.

Thank Richard B
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
What are the opening times and are you open during the winter?
3 January 2017|
Response from Jill S | Property representative |
Hi Thank you for your inquiry. The tearooms will re-open on March 26th for Mothering Sunday and the 2017 season
Do you have a Sunday lunch menu and what are your opening hours? Thank you
23 October 2016|
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I know this fantastic tea room is closed at certain times of the year but can't find any details? Please tell me it's open during October half term? :)
27 August 2016|
Response from Jill S | Property representative |
The tea rooms will be open daily until the end of October.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crosstown | Morwenstow, Bude EX23 9SR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Bude-Stratton  >  Bude
  • Phone Number: +44 1288 331251
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