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Tealicious Tearoom

88 Elvet Bridge, Durham DH1 3AG, England
+44 191 340 1393
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cake” (87 reviews)
“sandwiches” (80 reviews)
“soup” (31 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
88 Elvet Bridge, Durham DH1 3AG, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had lunch with the family. What a lovely cosy tea room with proper china cups and saucers.The staff were lovely and friendly and the sandwiches were delicious,you had a choice of three different types of bread. The sandwiches were thick and had loads of...More

Thank Debbie E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My absolute fave cafe in Durham. We ordered high tea and it was lovely! We were so full we took our cake home in a box and I’ve eaten it tonight- treacle ginger and lime and it was divine! My children love this place as...More

Thank Sammyseal1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in for a cup of tea and a scone today and I was not disappointed. The staff were very friendly and welcoming and explained the tea menu to my boyfriend, who had not been before. We ordered an Earl Grey and an afternoon blend...More

Thank xbeccax1989
Reviewed 1 week ago

Only found the Tealicious Tearoom from Tripadvisor and what a find. It fully deserves the very positive reviews with a choice of about 24 different teas (so should satisfy the most fussy tea drinker), and fresh made cakes and snacks. My wife both had a...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this tea room on Good Friday and cannot recommend highly enough. Started lunch off with locally sourced cheese and chutney sandwich made with sun dried tomato bread and a cup of home made carrot and coriander soup. Followed with coconut and lime cake...More

Thank Wilsonf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely tea, sandwiches and soup. Nice place to spend your afternoon, very pretty place but a bit cramped. Good service.

Thank Alokananda17
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As usual, we were more than happy with our food - my only criticism is that the cream carpet in the room upstairs could do with a re-think - it’s dirty appearance is a little off-putting!

Thank Sharon D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited this little tea room more than once and it's always a delight. The cakes are scrumptious and veried, I particularly like the ginger and lime cake the choice of tea is varied as well and I am slowly working my way through the them....More

Thank Janette W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Another faultless visit to Tealicious... this time we were fortunate, and early, enough to have a fruit scone just as they were taken out of the oven - simply the best you will ever taste! The crockery/china you get served just add to the experience...More

Thank walkerdan123
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Beautiful cakes, excellent selection of tea, and very attentive service. I’ll definitely be back! The cake with dates on the top was exceptionally light and the sticky sauce was really delicious too.

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4 May 2017|
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Response from rachellamelia | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do
Michelle T
7 January 2016|
Response from Martin H | Property representative |
Afternoon tea is £16.95 pp, served Thursday till Sunday 48hr notice required. Hope to see you soon.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 17
Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88 Elvet Bridge, Durham DH1 3AG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +44 191 340 1393
  • E-mail
Tealicious Tearoom offers a relaxing atmosphere in which to enjoy the 17 individual blends of loose leaf tea served in a collection of unique fine bone china tea cups. Fresh homemade cakes, scones and sandwiches made to order, makes a visit to Tealicious Tearoom a truly unforgettable experience.
Opening times:
Tue - Sat 10am til 4pm
Sun - 12 noon til 4pm
Mon - Closed
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