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Polreath Tea Room

Higher Town, TR25 0QL, England
+44 1720 422046
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (30 reviews)
“ice cream” (11 reviews)
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All hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Higher Town, TR25 0QL, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Enjoyed cake and drinks here on our recent visit to St Martins, we sat in the Garden which is a wonderful place to sit and pass the time of day!

Thank ra28
Reviewed 4 days ago

We stopped here for lunch and what a good decision that was. We both had a Ham ciabatta which was good value and had the thickest hand cut ham I've seen in a long time along with a tasty side salad. The cakes are melt...More

Thank tighthead22
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Really ended up here for "pudding" after finding the Seven Stones linchpin menu rather restricted. Very nice home made cakes.

Thank Lakeland130
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this relaxing place, beautiful gardens and good food. Spent a number of chilled out afternoons soaking up the sun and enjoying lunch or a cream tea.

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely location and nice spacious garden though not very sheltered. Vastly overpriced food - for example, £9 for basically one and a half slices of bread and a small pot of mackerel pate. Service poor, for example would not bring a refill of hot water...More

Thank hendrehywel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely spot for tea, coffee (filter) and cake! Friendly service and quality home made food are the hallmark of the tea rooms. The light lunch menu includes an excellent mackerel pate and hummus plate, also The Monday curry evenings are well worth a try...More

Thank ChiefSJS
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Welcome stop while enjoying the fabulous walks around the island. Friendly welcoming staff/owners. Lovely lunch choices too. Especially the soup on a cooler day. The carrot cake is so good I had to go back again. Nice garden to sit out in on a nice...More

Thank Wanderlust024
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped for coffee and cakes​ and sat in a lovely garden with shaded areas. Clean and tidy cafe thanks

Thank New-Wingcommander
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good food, good location and friendly staff. What not to like? We had a very pleasant lunch and thoroughly enjoyed it too.

Thank Teresa C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The second time we've been here. The food is very good and it has a lovely garden. We had a long chat with one of the owners this time which was great fun. Highly recommended.

Thank Vicky S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 16:30
10:30 - 16:30
10:30 - 16:30
10:30 - 16:30
10:30 - 16:30
10:30 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Higher Town, TR25 0QL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isles of Scilly  >  St Martin's
  • Phone Number: +44 1720 422046
  • E-mail
Visit our family run tea room for delicious homebaked cakes, freshly prepared lunches, afternoon cream teas or just a local beer. A warm welcome awaits you in our conservatory, plantsman's garden or traditional Scillonian glasshouse. Open April to September, Sunday to Friday, 10:30 to 16:30. Lunch served from 12:00 to 14:00. Cream teas available from 14:30. Located next to Polreath Guest House.
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