Afternoon Tea

Here you will find reviews of places to take Afternoon Tea, or perhaps just a slice of cake.

Mother’s Day Ideas

Mother’s Day is looming (6th March, in case you didn’t know) but don’t panic if you haven’t had a chance to sort anything out for your dear old Mum (or Mam, depending on how posh you are!). We’re here to…
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Crowne Plaza Hotel Afternoon Tea, Newcastle

There aren’t many places in Newcastle and the surrounding areas I haven’t taken an afternoon tea. I love the quaintness of the finger sandwiches and the tiny cakes that make you feel you’ve been transported to Lilliput. My sogra from…
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Wynyard Hall Festive Afternoon Tea

Wynyard Hall is a venue that has featured numerous times on the Canny Food blog. This is on account of the great food, service, and surroundings we’ve historically encountered. Jnr and I visited for a Festive Afternoon Tea a couple…
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Lord Crewe Arms, Blanchland

On Saturday the Canny Food clan had Afternoon Tea at the Lord Crewe Arms. It’s not the first time we’ve eaten there, and I’m sure it won’t be the last. We visited for my birthday last year and stayed overnight in…
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Les Petits Choux, Newcastle

I pride myself on knowing about new places in Newcastle, but even I failed to notice new cafe Les Petits Choux opening a few weeks ago in the Toon. It was only when they started to follow me on Twitter…
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Afternoon Tea – Broom House Farm

We’re fond of going out on a Sunday afternoon for a drive, especially as it usually involves a stop off for cake. We had been to Broom House Farm, which is located just outside Durham City, a few times for…
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Robineau Patisserie – Darlington

I have to say I was expecting more from the exterior of Robineau Patisserie, having heard rave reviews from friends. We were in Darlington to pick up Olive, a VW Campervan we used for adventures in Yorkshire last weekend. A series…
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Lotti’s Voluptuous Delights – Stokesley

My inability to fit into size 8 jeans is a testament to my love of cake. If we’re going somewhere new I’ll research where we can eat in the area, and that will usually involve tea rooms and bakeries. I…
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The Secret Garden Tea Room – Sunderland

I got lost on the way to work this week and, rather than it being a catastrophe, it became a serendipitous turn of events when I stumbled across The Secret Garden Tea Room in South Hylton. On the corner of…
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