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Mother's Little Vintage Tea Room - CLOSED

Fore Street, Castle Cary BA7 7BG, England
+44 1963 359593
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good18%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
3 Aug 2015
“Blast from the past”
31 Jul 2015
“Fantastic Birthday treat. Such a shame to see it go!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
British, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Fore Street, Castle Cary BA7 7BG, England
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Reviewed 4 August 2015

This place has it right on every level , staff excellent , light lunches salads and toasted sandwiches are brilliantly done , the range of teas and coffees is exceptional . Vintage China and food gift items also for sale If in castle Cary this...More

Thank Angie H
Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

Having seen this little place on an Antiques Show my parents decided to treat me to afternoon tea at this very quaint old fashioned tea room. Mum booked and told the very nice lady owner that she was bring me for a birthday. Mum said...More

Thank Lisasaxo
Reviewed 28 July 2015

I don't usually go for 'quaint' tea rooms, but this one was recommended by a local shop-owner so we thought we'd try it. I'm so glad we did. It has eccentric charm. The staff are lovely. They have a large range of teas so do...More

Thank p101
Reviewed 24 July 2015

The best cup of Tea I have ever tasted (I even brought some White ginger pear Tea to take home!), the nice lady that served my wife & I was a delight! I'm not sure why my Google search said the Tea room closed early...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 16 July 2015

This is the most beautiful tearoom that I have ever been in the staff are lovely and the Lady that owns Mothers is lovely

1  Thank Sally M
Reviewed 12 May 2015 via mobile

Delightful tea room with a quirky vintage style... Delicious cake & beverage selection sadly not child friendly but nice for grown ups!More

Thank jude p
nell g, Owner at Mother's Little Vintage Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2015

Thank you for your kind review. We do in fact have a children's menu with many treats and healthy food options, and our milk is wonderfully fresh and organic. We have a highchair, plastic beakers, plates and spoons for younger children as well as toddler...More

Reviewed 26 April 2015

We went here on Saturday for a special birthday treat. Pre booked our afternoon tea. As soon as we arrived wee were given a warm welcome and birthday girl (on a visit from Canada) was fussed over and treated like a real VIP. It is...More

Thank talullahbel
Reviewed 22 March 2015

Our third trip here and still love it. Absolutely authentic 1930s style tea room, beautiful decor, lovely food served with style and friendly service. Step back in time - you won't be disappointed!

1  Thank Fiona W
Reviewed 21 February 2015 via mobile

Paying a short visit to the town we were recommended to come here. Waitresses dressed to fit in with the period, excellent tea to drink. Lovely cakes but as a non nut eater would have preferred a greater choice for me. Old magazines and newspapers...More

Thank Linda P
Reviewed 18 February 2015

Have visited Mothers on two occasions for coffee with friends. A great atmosphere, good service, and plenty of choice on the menu. Only comment would be that it is a bit pricey, but you pay for the lovely authentic vintage-style. Definitely worth a visit.

1  Thank 363SusanS
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fore Street, Castle Cary BA7 7BG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Castle Cary
  • Phone Number: +44 1963 359593
(PLEASE NOTE THE TEA ROOM IS CLOSING DOWN - LAST DAY SATURDAY 8 AUGUST 2015. Thank you to all our customers!) Finalist, Somerset Life Food & Drinks Award 2014. A small, specialist traditional 1930s tea shop offering old favourites as well as modern food and drink choices. We serve and sell fine everyday tea, as well as rare and limited edition teas, arabica bean fresh espresso and french press coffee. Also premium hot chocolate made with real, melted Belgium chocolate. Also find cloudy lemonade, Australian ginger beer and other delights according to the season. Brunch, light lunches (vegetarian options) and Cream Teas served all day (gluten and dairy free scones available). Please call to pre-book special Afternoon'Ritz-style' Teas. Open 10.30Am - 5pm, Wednesday to Saturday (last orders 4.30Pm). Table booking recommended to avoid disappointment.
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