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Lily's Tea Room

28 High Street, Dorchester-on-Thames RG9 5DD, England
+44 1865 340900
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“scones” (11 reviews)
“soup” (7 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 am - 5:00 pm Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
28 High Street, Dorchester-on-Thames RG9 5DD, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very cozy, friendly atmosphere. The lemon pie is very good and the coffee as well. The service is amazing.

Thank Paula N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were supposed to be walking at Benson but heavy traffic led to a detour to Dorchester, so finding lily's was a bonus. We went for a short walk to the Clumps and Thames and then popped in for tea and cakes. The place was...More

Thank Alec B
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

Lily's is a local gem - family-run, local produce and friendly service. I regularly come here for a coffee, and sometimes breakfast or soups for lunch, which are great. The ambience is unhurried and relaxing, and the chairs are (mostly) comfortable. I can't resist playing...More

Thank Ellie_itchy_feet
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

We absolutely love this cafe and call in for lunch or a cup of tea whenever we walk from Dorchester to Wittenham Clumps and back. Tasty home cooked food, freshly prepared with fresh ingredients. Nice people working there too. Friendly, efficient... and they make a...More

Thank Audavian
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

£15.50 for two cups of coffee, a chicken sandwich and one slice of toast with a tomato. Extortionate. Baffling.

Thank MissyMoran
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Delicious soup, good service, nice atmosphere. Cakes looked very inviting but the soup was plenty for me. Pretty tea cups.

Thank Sally-Anne H
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

After a brisk country walk we found Lily's in the sleepy village centre. It is small, cute with about six tables. We just had coffee but there was a selection of cakes on display. The service was prompt & the coffee good but the staff...More

Thank WanaKiwis
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Dorchester on thanes is a beautiful place to visit with some nice walks nearby . We chanced upon this place at the end of one such walk Whilst the tea room itself is nice inside , particularly with some old children mementos of days gone...More

Thank DennisJ316
Reviewed 15 August 2017

After a great wander through this lovely town, we stopped here, as recommended by a local. I can thoroughly recommend it & there were quite a few others venturing in. Love the bric a brac decor.

Thank Pam Q
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I really enjoyed our drink and cake. Very friendly place with great food and atmosphere. Definitely recommend.

Thank Tealoverlouise
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14 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Erinacaenia | Reviewed this property |
Just checked their website: Cream Tea, for one – £6.50 Two warm homemade scones, butter, cream and homemade jam; tea or coffee High Tea, for two – £25.00 Chicken and avocado sandwich, smoked salmon sandwich, two homemade... More
30 June 2016|
Response from Laura D | Reviewed this property |
It's in a small village with free street parking. You just park where there is a gap along the road. Have a look at street view on Google to get an idea...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 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: 28 High Street, Dorchester-on-Thames RG9 5DD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Dorchester-on-Thames
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 340900
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