Afternoon Tea

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

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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The Corbridge Larder Afternoon Tea – Morpeth

  Dave, owner of The Corbridge Larder, was one of my original Twitter followers and someone who I frequently engage with on foodie related matters. I pop into the shop in Corbridge if I’m in the area for bits and…
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Afternoon Tea in Sedgefield

My blog of late appears to be an Ode to the Afternoon Tea with a plethora of recommendations! Because of my evident love a colleague suggested we travel further afield to try what he rates as the best he’s ever had….
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Mad Hatter’s Tea Party – Wynyard Hall

It may appear, to the casual observer, that I prefer some establishments over others. That may lead to unfair assumption that I am biased, or that these businesses may be paying for me to promote them. If I have ever…
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Post Box, Ponteland

Jnr and I decided to drop into Post Box on our way to pick up Him Indoors from the Airport. It was nice watching the programmes he doesn’t like and having the bed to myself while he was away. Seeing his…
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How Do You Eat Yours?

No, not a How to Eat a Creme Egg guide 🙂   We had a very interesting conversation a few weeks ago with a friend of ours regarding scones. Yes, we really are that boring! It never occurred to me…
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Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea, Tyneside Bar Café

A jokey conversation with Rachel Kershaw (Life in Geordieland) on Twitter bemoaning a lack of plans on Mother’s Day led me to being invited along to the Tyneside Bar Café for Afternoon Tea. These were launched this month and was looking…
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