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The Old Bakery Tea Rooms & Restaurant

4 Queens Head Court | 4 Queens Head Court, Newark-on-Trent, England
+44 1636 611501
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good16%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“scones” (21 reviews)
“frittata” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
4 Queens Head Court | 4 Queens Head Court, Newark-on-Trent, England
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Reviewed today

Before leaving for home we decided to have lunch. There are numerous places in Newark to eat, but I'm glad we chose this one. Seating is available outside and on two floors inside although access to the first floor is by stairs only. It was...More

Thank Ken C
Reviewed 5 days ago

At last I have found a tea room in Newark that serves excellent food and in lovely surroundings. Centrally located just off the Market Square, it is perfect for coffee and cake or a lunch. The waiting staff were delightful, service was good and despite...More

Thank Thelma A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful old building, a well-varied menu, friendly staff and good service. What more could you ask. Great for lunch or just a cuppa with a scone or freshly baked cake. Choose to sit outside, downstairs or in their lovely upstairs area. You might even get...More

Thank Lyn2905
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Pleasant atmosphere and waitress was friendly and welcoming.We had two coffees and two average size pieces of cake,admittedly more adventurous than the usual lemon drizzles etc but at £13 plus,we thought it overpriced.

Thank Midstwo
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This is probably my poor pre-conceptions but the initial appearance was 'too twee' for me. However I also prefer not to eat at a pub-restaurant chain nearby and so opted for 'The Old Bakery' as it was an independent restaurant. There were a few other...More

Thank SteveF77
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Many people come to Newark to see the Civil War history and the ruined castle. The Market Square however is charming and also must be seen. In its cobbled north-west corner there is an alleyway. Look down it and see the wonderful vision of an...More

Thank davidharrylarder
Reviewed 15 July 2017

What an excellent place to stop awhile, rest and enjoy mouth watering meals and cakes. The staff were friendly and quick to deliver a fabulous service. All meals and cakes are very reasonable priced to cater for all pockets. An excellent place to come back...More

Thank kennyboy278
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The old bakery is a lovely cafe great staff , the atmosphere is friendly relaxed quiet and comfortable and the coffee easily the best also the fruit and cheese scones are wonderful and when its sunny theres an outside service as well ,no standing queuing...More

Thank het1952
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

We visited The Old Bakery for a late lunch. The food was excellent, the cost was reasonable and the service was friendly, polite and efficient. I can't wait to go again.

Thank Trissa2015
Reviewed 1 June 2017

last day of May, sunny so sat outside. Staff so friendly and efficient. Took order at the table. Lovely scones and quality coffee cafatiere. My wife had pot of fruit tea, all served in old fashioned china. Very very good, inside was pretty with lots...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Queens Head Court | 4 Queens Head Court, Newark-on-Trent, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Newark-on-Trent
  • Phone Number: +44 1636 611501
Traditional tea room
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