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Chestnut Tea Rooms and Farm Shop

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Topsgate | Gedney, Spalding PE12 0BS, England
+44 1406 363123
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We always stop at The Chestnut on our way to Norfolk. We find the cafe warm and welcoming on every visit. Always friendly staff. The coffee is always hot. Good scones, cakes and sandwiches. A good choice of hot meals available.

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Thank RMN1955
Nottingham
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110 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

Dropped in for lunch (in pleasant conservatory). Easy parking off very busy road. Helpful & attentive staff and hearty plates of food & pudds. I've marked it Average but was tending towards Very Good. It does not pretend to be "fine dining" - but serves good & simple food.

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Thank savouk
Lancashire
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 223 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Having visited before for tea and cake... we saw the Christmas special menu and said that we would come back for it... and that is exactly what we did today. Have to say that three courses and a cuppa for 18.95 was great value and the food was excellent and served by lovely staff... we will be back!

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Thank paulnpaula
Wisbech, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Nice place lovely tea room do nice food I took my mum there and we had a lovely meal. We had a very nice shepherd pie

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Thank gaynoremcneilly
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

We planned to visit for lunch on our way between King's Lynn and Grantham. As we were running late, we were delighted when the friendly waitress alerted the kitchen to hold on for a few minutes so we could select from the homemade hot lunch menu. We chose a hot lunch of steak and ale pie, a yummy warming filling... More 

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Thank Ruth N
Withernsea, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Stopped today for a cuppa and a piece of cake... food was excellent and the pot of tea was full and gave us five full cups of tea. We will be back!

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Thank paul m
Spalding, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

In the midst of an array of American style venues is this very English tea room. It has the reassuranly cosy character of the traditional tea room. Good cup of tea and scone. Slightly sleepy atmosphere. Service fair.

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Thank _dtjbhome
Scotland
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Returning from a weeks holiday in Norfolk we stopped off at this tearoom (part of a garden centre) for a refreshment break. Located on the A47 it was one of a few we passed however one of the factors I look at when choosing somewhere to dine is how busy is it? On this occasion the answer was obvious, almost... More 

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Thank Barry N
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Jacket potato and sandwich lunch on Friday device very quick food plentiful with nice salad with the jackets It was nice to be able to sit at the table after lunch without being rushed

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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148 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

En route to a holiday week in Norfolk, enjoyed a late light lunch at this café (in a garden centre). Staff were friendly, enjoyed two home made soups and excellent bread, but disappointed with the milk shakes which were of the instant variety. This café is well located for a snack when travelling to/from the north Norfolk Coast and you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Topsgate | Gedney, Spalding PE12 0BS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Spalding
  • Phone Number: +44 1406 363123

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?