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Arlington Tea Gardens

Playcats Wilbees Road | Arlington Village, Arlington BN26 6RU, England
+44 1323 484549
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (18 reviews)
“cake” (11 reviews)
“coffee walnut” (2 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 am - 5:00 pm Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Playcats Wilbees Road | Arlington Village, Arlington BN26 6RU, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We made our annual pilgrimage to Arlington Tea Gardens this afternoon. We visit Eastbourne for a week or so each summer, and stumbled upon this little gem about five years ago. We love it and don't feel our holiday is complete without our Arlington cream...More

Thank jillstanley2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

The first of the recent rainy days was our choice to visit this village.The tea room could posssibly be described as without frills but you come here to eat,and that is the big strong point of this place. My wife had the lentil soup which...More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great little tea room off the beaten track well worth a visit for a cream tea Dog friendly and good staff

Thank hopesheila
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bit of a wait, but a nice garden area to await a delicious, traditional roast lunch. Excellent value. Friendly girls serving who didn't pause for breath!

Thank Murray O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited today with my wife. We ordered 2 breakfasts. When they arrived the sausages were anaemic, no coliur to them at all. Obviously boiled as a batch first then reheated. The rest of it was warm. We were both very disappointed. Needless to say we...More

Thank Glenn T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The weather was perfect for such an outdoor activity. Nice pot of tea and homemade cakes. Friendly helpful staff.

Thank cityrhodes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Just the most perfect setting, fantastic breakfast, charming staff..what more could you wish for. I had been recommended this place and will most certainly be returning cannot praise enough

Thank Maxwellmouse
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

The woman burnt my leg and foot with boiling hot coffee by not watching what she was doing yet I was still charged full Price for the food I bought And although it didn’t show a mark there then , I now have what is...More

Thank Chan H
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

Staff very welcoming and helpful. It was a beautiful sunny Sunday afternoon and a lovely selection of scones etc. They even put a candle on my scone and bought out a candle that lights and sings " happy birthday ". It was a lovely setting...More

Thank anita386aa
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

My lovely friend took me to Arlington Tea Gardens today for a little treat following an operation. It was quite a pretty setting and lots of seating outside. The indoor seating area was full which wasn’t a problem, we were quite happy to sit outside....More

Thank teebee18
Amanda5263, Manager at Arlington Tea Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2018

So sorry to hear the soup was not to your liking, but we make this soup often using the same recipe and this is the first time someone has complained if any thing quite the opposite not sure what happened there with salt issue !...More

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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, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Playcats Wilbees Road | Arlington Village, Arlington BN26 6RU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +44 1323 484549
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Arlington Tea Garden is a family run TeaGarden / Nursery our aim is to provide high quality homemade value for money food in a tranquil garden setting.
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