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Lyndhurst Tea House

26 High Street, Lyndhurst, New Forest SO43 7BG, England
+44 23 8028 2656
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“scones” (64 reviews)
“rarebit” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
26 High Street, Lyndhurst, New Forest SO43 7BG, England
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1 - 10 of 354 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We stopped off here for breakfast yesterday and were not dissapointed, We received a warm welcome and seated straight away. We were offered menus and drinks. We both opted for the eggs and bacon with toast, It was a lovely cooked breakfast, the best i...More

Thank BournemouthChris
Hilary B, Owner at Lyndhurst Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave a review. We're really glad you enjoyed your visit here and hope to see you again in the future.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had lunch here today. The cafe was very busy as there were lots of stalls etc set out along the high street. We ordered soup and a pot of tea each. The soup came with half a baguette, but no butter. On tasting the soup,...More

Thank Nan2272252117
Hilary B, Owner at Lyndhurst Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi I am very sorry that you did not enjoy your soup with us. It is usually a dish that people enjoy. It should have been served hot and with butter and I apologise that this was not the case. We do hope you will...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We always stop in Lyndhurst on the way to the New Forest and enjoy coffee at the Lyndhurst Tea House - it always delivers! You are greeted with a smile and the service is excellent. We had coffee and millionnaires shortbread which we probably shouldn't...More

Thank JayS1506
Hilary B, Owner at Lyndhurst Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review, we're glad you enjoyed it all and look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited today at lunchtime and it's so unfortunate that we had a bad experience. We came in for a treat so cannot comment on the meals. I ordered the Bakewell tart with cream and where it had been microwaved I struggled to cut into...More

2  Thank xxpoppy
Hilary B, Owner at Lyndhurst Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi we are very sorry that you did not have a good experience at The Tea House. The bakewell should not have gone out to you as it was. Unfortunately our usual chef was not in and a less experienced one sent food that should...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Where to start, if dear reader you are anything like myself when it comes to reading TA reviews, I always start with the negatives, as I did here before writing this review. A couple were constructive and some ridiculous in my humble opinion. So on...More

1  Thank ebbcourt
Hilary B, Owner at Lyndhurst Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review - we really do appreciate it. I'm glad you enjoyed the food and drink, and the service - this is what we aim for and it's always pleasing to hit the mark. Of...More

Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Popped out for a walk in the new forest with the Mrs and stumbled on this gem... massive fluffy scones, delicious sandwiches and a slab of lovely moist cake with a cup of tea was exactly what was needed! Great value for money with helpful...More

Thank PeteJelley743
Hilary B, Owner at Lyndhurst Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your kind review. We're really glad you enjoyed your visit here.

Reviewed 26 October 2017

We were running late, after a long cycle around the forest and we were gasping for a cream tea! The simply delightful and kind ladies accommodated, us despite the fact they were about to close. The service was impeccable, the scones, (one plain one fruit),...More

Thank jm36522
Hilary B, Owner at Lyndhurst Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for leaving a review. It's always good when the feedback we receive reflects the standards we aim to provide. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. (We also like to say as long as the sign says we're...More

Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped for a cuppa whilst mooching around Lyndhurst. Loads of coffee shops to choose from up and down the high street. Nothing wrong with this one. Clearly labelled gluten free selection. Nice tea and coffee.

Thank Mark E
Hilary B, Owner at Lyndhurst Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for leaving your review. Our home made gluten free lemon drizzle is very popular so we're glad you enjoyed it.

Reviewed 16 October 2017

Sunday afternoon and everyone is thinking of closing up , but these tea rooms were still going strong. Unsure though on entry whether to order at the counter or sit down and wait ,as there was a queue of people at the counter , (they...More

Thank lwr-1600
Hilary B, Owner at Lyndhurst Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review. We do aim to greet all customers as they enter to let them know it's table service, and we do find that paying when you leave is the most efficient way to do...More

Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We had the full English called "The Grand Breakfast". It had 2 of everything including 2 slices of toast with marmalade each.Cooked to perfection.Excellent fast service.

Thank Darren E
Hilary B, Owner at Lyndhurst Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review - we're really glad you enjoyed your breakfast and the service.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 12
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 High Street, Lyndhurst, New Forest SO43 7BG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest  >  Lyndhurst
  • Phone Number: +44 23 8028 2656
  • E-mail
Description
Family run restaurant providing all day Breakfast, Specialty Teas, Coffee's, Lunch time snacks and meals - sandwiches, panini's, Croques, Rarebits, Fish and Chips, Burgers, Pasta and more. Fantastic cakes and Cream Teas. Seating for all the family, high chairs and baby change available.
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