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Hovingham Bakery and Spa Tea Room

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Beside The Ford, Hovingham, England
Today
11:00 - 17:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 17:00
Tue - Sat 08:30 - 17:00
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York, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely, well prepared and very tasty lunch whilst exploring Hovingham. It's location and friendly staff made it a place to revisit in the future.

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Thank Kim B
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for breakfast as only a few miles from us and what a let down. Extremely over priced at £8.95 which we wouldn't mind had the quality matched the price! The bacon was inedible and the mushrooms tasted dirty. The sausage was ok but still average at best. I think the biggest let down was the fact that the full... More 

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Thank Jenny E
Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice fresh bakery next to a beautiful little stream, will defiantly have to return in summer and sit outside.

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Thank bainesyh1984
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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338 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 597 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017

Really good quality bakery with range of pasties, pies, breads, rolls, etc - all you need for a good picnic. There are benches outside if it's sunny. The cafe itself is a bit bland and looked relatively pricey.

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1 Thank Roskers
Knaresborough, United Kingdom
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1,431 reviews
582 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 679 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

As we popped in here on a cold wet day we had the cafe to ourselves, so service was quick. It was also very friendly. We were only here for a snack and our generous pot of tea was nice, as were the tea cakes and cheese scones, which were all baked in-house. The bakery is in a nice position... More 

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Thank johnhouston2
Murton
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

This is a little cafe attached to the village bakery. Simple fare but just right for a stop for morning coffee or afternoon tea. Very happy to recommend.

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1 Thank DandJMurton
Selby, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Stopped on way to Nunnington Hall for elevenses. Delicious coffee and very friendly service. I love this place and always have a wander round the village as well. Well worth a visit.

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Thank Sandra H
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Home made local produce - delightful food and drink to eat in or take away. Don't miss it if you are calling through

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Thank Andrew B
Berwickshire
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87 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

Oh dear what is happening here? The bakery and its goods were excellent but the cafe is being run in a very odd way. Service was pleasant but exceedingly slow despite the place being deserted. The walls were festooned with mis-spelt handwritten notices about a "buffet" apparently in a room above the cafe, but unless you ascended the steep steps... More 

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Thank borderwoman
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

I have visited before and was looking forward to another visit, the café was very busy and staff didn't come to take our order - I went in search of someone and the lady was harassed, we said we would like the buffet and she asked if we wanted soup, I had to go and check with the rest of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 17:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 17:00
Thursday
08:30 - 17:00
Friday
08:30 - 17:00
Saturday
08:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beside The Ford, Hovingham, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Hovingham

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