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Margaret's Rustic Tea Garden

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Northcott Mouth | Cornwall, Bude EX23 9EG, England
+44 7747 537564
10:00 - 18:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 18:00
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Dudley, United Kingdom
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218 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hidden away just off Northcott beach we stumbled across this caravan serving tea, coffee and snacks. The cream tea was amazing. Reasonable prices. Nice garden to sit and enjoy your snack/drink.

1 Thank s-jstevens
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Maragret is an amaxing woman with nothing to big nor to small. She welcomes each and everyone one of her customers as if they were family. Prices are very much unbeatable and for the amount of love, care and attention plus the food you get its almost a bonus! Definitely where a visit if your in the area. It should... More 

1 Thank Shannon W
Bexleyheath, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Went to Cornwall for a weeks holiday & visited Margarets Tea Garden as heard a lot about it online so decided to visit it. Me & my other half got 2 cream teas with a cuppa tea each & WOW, the cream tea was massive, full of Cornish clotted cream & absolutely delisious. We ended up going there 4 times... More 

1 Thank kimberlexy
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We were suggested to stop here on our walking holiday and yearly pilgrimage to Cornwall. after walking for hours we found this wonderful place close to the sea. We were grateful for a stop and some sustenance. Yes the toilets weren't great yes the cream tea was runny and not all is perfect but the wonderful loud eccentric greeting you... More 

1 Thank Paulruth1
Potters Bar, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Walked across the Downs from Bude to Margaret's rustic tea garden and wasn't disappointed. Delightful garden with a river running through with a rickety bridge. Picnic tables, even little ones for the children. Margaret was bubbling with Cornish charm, easy chat with an interest in you. Teas & coffee, delicious homemade cakes & cream teas. Everything you'd want on a... More 

1 Thank Wilb2012
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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227 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

How lovely to come across this fairy tale caravan tea garden. The lovely Margaret is so happy and cheerful and the setting so nice that if these were things to determine how much you enjoyed the experience then you will not be disappointed. A fair weather stop for a pastie

1 Thank bernie p
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Margaret is a lovely lady, running this enchanting little tea room by the sea. Not only is the garden beautiful and all seating is outside, the scones and jam are beautiful, but the best thing is the very generous serving of clotted cream that comes with it! Definitely worth a visit! Remember it's only open during the summer season thought... More 

1 Thank Joseph S
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Lovely position just back from the beach. Very generous and very reasonable cream teas .The staff were so friendly and even invited everybody into the caravan when it started raining !

1 Thank peter p
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

What a quirky, wonderful place! In a sheltered spot behind the beach this is a tea garden with character.

1 Thank DebKCJ
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

You can walk to Margaret 's from Bude and it is well worth it. Northcott Mouth is a beautiful spot and Margaret's caravan is nestled on a spot of land with a lovely stream flowing through out. The food produced from the van is fabulous. We always have a cream tea which is the best there is,and a cuppa tea... More 

1 Thank DJM06
spickernow, Public Relations Manager at Margaret's Rustic Tea Garden, responded to this review

Thank you from Margaret and the Rustic Tea Garden for your review. Greatly appreciated. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
British, Cafe
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Cash Only, Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Northcott Mouth | Cornwall, Bude EX23 9EG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Bude
  • Phone Number: +44 7747 537564

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