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Northern Tea Merchants

193 Chatsworth Road, Chesterfield S40 2BA, England
+44 1246 232600
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“sandwiches” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
193 Chatsworth Road, Chesterfield S40 2BA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited on numerous occasions and it is a very good experience usually. Very clean, pleasant surroundings, lovely staff. Unfortunately I think we picked a bad time this time, was quite busy, service was a little below par in that we had to wait quite a...More

Thank chienn0ir
NorthernTeaMerchant, Anna at Northern Tea Merchants, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

I’m sorry you felt we weren’t up to our usual high standards. I’m glad you liked the cake and hope you will visit again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called I. To buy some coffee beans for our new coffee machine and thought we would have a quick lunch too. Very busy the day we called with a large business luncheon taking up 50% of the room. Some tables also reserved so we had...More

Thank Miriam M
NorthernTeaMerchant, Owner at Northern Tea Merchants, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you Miriam for taking the time to review and glad to hear you enjoyed your visit and service during which was a very busy time for us - thanks for understanding. We’ll look forward to seeing you again once you’ve worked your way through...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Second visit to the Pekoe Cafe at the Northern Tea Merchants and once again lovely food. Reviewed it last time too. This time we had sandwiches which are presented nicely with some tasty side salad, coleslaw and crisps. The place seems popular at lunch and...More

Thank sarahoO8641GB
NorthernTeaMerchant, Owner at Northern Tea Merchants, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to review again Sarah, so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit again with us. Hopefully we’ll see you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Three of us had a lovely lunch here in a relaxed atmosphere with helpful staff. A great chance to try some different teas. All fair trade. We tried 3 different delicious teas between us...including Ceylon orange pekoe, Darjeeling. We'll try another 3 next time I...More

Thank Shantha T
NorthernTeaMerchant, Owner at Northern Tea Merchants, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

So glad to hear all three of you enjoyed your lunch with us and taste-testing some new teas. Would be lovely to see you again and help you to make your way through our menu!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After eating here on a few occasions and really enjoying the food, I decided to take my friend for afternoon tea. It was beautiful. A large pot of Earl Grey tea between us (there is a choice of 4 teas or you can have coffee...More

Thank Saz444
NorthernTeaMerchant, Owner at Northern Tea Merchants, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

So glad to hear that you enjoyed your Afternoon Tea visit at The Pekoe Cafe so much. Thank you for your very kind words about the food, scones and team - hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What can I say other than what a wonder place this is. The food is so carefully made, so tasty with staff that really care ... absolute perfection ... the tea isn’t bad either ...lol ... 👍👍👍 Cannot wait for our next return visit which...More

Thank SeanCutting
NorthernTeaMerchant, Owner at Northern Tea Merchants, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much Sean for taking the time to leave such a wonderful review and hope to see you very soon ;-)

Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Went for lunch with friends, very nice sandwiches and tea. Friendly staff, definitely would recommend a visit.

Thank Amy B
NorthernTeaMerchant, Owner at Northern Tea Merchants, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to recommend us Amy. Glad to hear you enjoyed your recent visit with us.

Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

I go to this place every two weeks I buy my teas from there, also coffee when my husband wants some, the staff are lovely make you feel welcome whether you’re eating or just buying, ive never eaten in there and it’s not for not...More

Thank karenslinn
NorthernTeaMerchant, Owner at Northern Tea Merchants, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2017

Thank you Karen and glad to hear you enjoy our tea so much. Thank you for the kind comments about the team too and hope you are able to eat with us at some point...

Reviewed 5 November 2017

Just tea? Just coffee? You’ll be amazed. Yes you can get tea and coffee, but the varieties of both are truly an eye opener. As well as tea and coffee in many varieties are there to be purchased, there is the integral cafe where you...More

2  Thank Morton J
NorthernTeaMerchant, Owner at Northern Tea Merchants, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such a glowing review and so glad that you enjoy your visits to us. Hope you enjoy working your way through our tea and coffee selection and hope to see you again soon. Thank you...More

Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Very good coffee. Excellent tea. The place to go if you’re looking for a large variety of tea and coffee. Their coffee is freshly ground and has a rich smell and taste.

Thank Essam-Shabana
NorthernTeaMerchant, Owner at Northern Tea Merchants, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Thank you so much for sharing that are, 'The perfect place for tea or coffee'. Glad to hear you enjoy so much.

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Kat58-h
23 May 2017|
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Response from NorthernTeaMerchant | Property representative |
Hi Kat, thank you so much for getting in touch. This should be ok but could you please give us a call on 01246 232 600 and ask for Tracey to discuss in more detail? Look forward to speaking to you.
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MAUREEN M
16 March 2017|
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Response from NorthernTeaMerchant | Property representative |
Hi Maureen, thanks for getting in touch. We do indeed and always try to have gluten free options available.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 193 Chatsworth Road, Chesterfield S40 2BA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Chesterfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1246 232600
Description
Northern Tea Merchants recently underwent a refurbishment and re-opened early October as The Pekoe Café at Northern Tea Merchants. The aim at The Pekoe Café is to offer simple, delicious food and drink with excellent customer service in a welcoming and friendly atmosphere. The Pekoe Café's new menu includes longstanding breakfast favourites such as toasted tea cakes, bacon sandwiches, croissants and authentic French baguettes. Whilst jacket potatoes, home-made soups and sandwiches will be served at lunchtime as well as a selection of cakes, pastries and afternoon tea, complimented by the most extensive selection of teas and freshly ground coffee for miles around.
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