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The Singing Kettle

6 Smith Street, Dartmouth TQ6 9QR, England
+44 1803 906068
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (101 reviews)
“kiwi fruit” (5 reviews)
“welsh rarebit” (5 reviews)
Opens in 29 min
Hours
CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
6 Smith Street, Dartmouth TQ6 9QR, England
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1 - 10 of 487 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Nice little quaint tea room nice cakes and lovely cream tea, last time I went in I had a jacket potato.

Thank Christine G
Peter L, Owner at The Singing Kettle, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Poster, Many thanks for your great review. We hope you enjoyed your jacket potato and cream tea and look forward to seeing you back again soon. P&A

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A quintessential English tea room. Serves probably the finest tea in Dartmouth and undoubtedly the most delicious fruit cake. And the rest of the menu is of a similar standard. And the background music was for me the proverbial icing on the cake.More

Thank carwyn93
Peter L, Owner at The Singing Kettle, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Poster, Many thanks for taking the time to post such a great review. To be classed as the finest Tea in Dartmouth will suit us just perfect 👍. Our very moist and rich Fruit Cake is always a winner to go with any tipple...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sensational high tea and great service. The crab sandwich was something else and the staff were so friendly. It had clearly been a busy day but the staff shone through. Recommended to my Sister who visited later in the day and had exactly the same...More

Thank James K
Peter L, Owner at The Singing Kettle, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Poster, Many thanks for your amazing review ! Fresh locally caught Crab is now more available to us as there was a severe shortage just 8 weeks ago . We do our very best to make the High Teas taste as special as they...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stumbled across this wonderful tea room today and what a treat we had! Friendly staff greeted us and brought us the best pot of loose leaf tea ever, complete with strainer and timer for brewing perfection! But the best was yet...More

1  Thank Clara17770
Peter L, Owner at The Singing Kettle, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Poster, Many thanks for taking the time to post such a great review. Our Omelettes are proving a healthy and popular choice for breakfast or Lunchtime, we are pleased to see you thoroughly enjoyed . We hope to be of service to you again...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely cream tea we had. The atmosphere was pleasant. The clotted cream amazing. The staff were very busy but brilliant and friendly. Well recommended and deserving of their trip advisor certificate of excellence!More

1  Thank bluefox42
Peter L, Owner at The Singing Kettle, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Poster, Many thanks for your positive and honest review. We have been extremely busy this week but I’m pleased to say our staff have responded magnificently to the hard task that we have been faced with . We are all proud here to have...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I visited here today after reading the great reviews, we weren't disappointed, we had a lovely cream tea with a choice of fruit or plain scones which were lovely and warm, I had a coffee and was offered the option of warm...More

1  Thank Jacqui C
Peter L, Owner at The Singing Kettle, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Poster, Many thanks for taking the time to post such a positive and honest review. All our Scones are freshly baked hear on the premises in our upstairs bake house kitchen as we are very much of the belief that happiness is homemade 😜...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my family went to have something to drink and eat there, there were 6 adults and 2 children under 5 my daughter is 7 months pregnant we were told to sit by the toilet and not to go any further cause of the...More

Thank bevmillard
Peter L, Owner at The Singing Kettle, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Poster. If you are going to post a review. Please be honest in your opinions and the true events. Firstly, We sat you at our biggest table as there were quite a lot of you. Secondly, your children were out of control with hands...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great experience of eleven o clock coffee with it made just as I like it ( some places do not excel in making a decent Latte ) . We were made very welcome with friendly service in a lovely tearoom that was a good find...More

1  Thank Hazel W
Peter L, Owner at The Singing Kettle, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Poster, Many thanks for your great review. We always go out of our way here to welcome all valued customers old and new and it is nice to see you rated our Coffee Latte very highly . We hope to see you back very...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely little cafe in Dartmouth. The cream tea was presented very well and tasted great! It came with tea or coffee and two fresh warm scones (fruit or plain), plenty of clotted cream and strawberry jam and there was some fresh fruit on the side...More

Thank R L
Peter L, Owner at The Singing Kettle, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Poster, Many thanks for taking the time to post such a great review. Although I keep telling Mrs Kettle not to overdo the the garnish and clotted cream on our extremely popular Cream Teas ! She gets her own way as per usual ....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited twice over the last few days, 1st for coffee and cake and then a couple of days later for lunch. The food is excellent with service to match and my wife who has a gluten free diet was able to choose from a...More

Thank Bennett99
Peter L, Owner at The Singing Kettle, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Poster, many thanks for taking the time to post such a great review. It’s always nice to see repeat and returning customers such as yourselves. We now have quite a varied lunchtime Menu that we believe also Caters well for gluten free diets ....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Monday
8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Tuesday
8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Wednesday
8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday
8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Friday
8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Saturday
8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Smith Street, Dartmouth TQ6 9QR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 906068
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Description
Serving high end cream teas, high teas, light meals , cakes, pastries and an extensive variety of hot and cold drinks .
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