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The Pines Garden Tea Room

Beach Road, St Margaret's Bay, Dover CT15 6DZ, England
+44 1304 853173
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (55 reviews)
“quiche” (18 reviews)
“scones” (35 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Beach Road, St Margaret's Bay, Dover CT15 6DZ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A group of us out on a walk had a table booked for lunch, great fresh food and the service excellent will visit again!!

Thank Tim G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was pleased I visited and with prices mid range it was money well spent. There was the opportunity to walk off some chalories afterwardxs through well maintained gardens

Thank PaulFabia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were recommended to come to The Pines Garden Tea Room by a friend. It was one of the best recommendations we have ever had. We came for a family reunion - 25 adults and children in total. Michelle and her staff prepared a truly...More

Thank Hedley B
Reviewed 20 July 2017

The pines serves really good home made food , friendly staff . It has a museum of st Margaret's in war time , well worth looking at. We dined outside in the lovely covered area opposite at the entrance to the gardens (see review) ....More

Thank lammylad
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Booked a table here last Saturday, a treat for dad'/grandad's day last week. Glad we booked as filled up quickly, this place is popular. We were seated in the museum which is quieter and interesting to look around whilst waiting. We ordered a sausage and...More

Thank Juliet t
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We often call in at the tea room for a drink and maybe a scone or cake but always book if we want a meal. Today we had quiche (smoked salmon) and salad and a duck pate ploughman. The food was served quickly and was...More

Thank Maggie1401
Reviewed 4 June 2017

You can call into the tea room for just a cup of tea or a full lunch, which is normally excellent quality. The Pines tea room is in "Hell Fire Corner" which is the name given to the area for the bombardment during the war....More

Thank SlinkNET
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We are staying locally at Kent RGT's Myrtle Cottage so decided to take a slow walk with our 3 greyhounds down to The Pines Garden and Tearooms. What a picturesque setting to enjoy a pot of tea for 2, apple and raspberry lemonade and a...More

Thank tracywwwdot
Reviewed 28 May 2017

I always stop at the Pines gardens Tea Rooms when I'm out with my dogs on the Dover cliffs. In fact my two dogs won't let me go past without stopping for their treats! This lovely tearooms is situated in a small museum featuring displays...More

Thank coralie k
Reviewed 27 May 2017

We chose this because of the disabled access and it was so easy to get round. We had a lovely baggette and a cream tea. The food was really good and very reasonable.

Thank _jaqguineapig
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Questions & Answers
2 July 2017|
Response from Jerome D | Property representative |
Hi there! apologies for the delay, yes all areas including the loos are wheelchair accessible :)
denise b
30 June 2017|
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Response from KentMad2 | Reviewed this property |
Oh yes!!!
Pami B
8 February 2017|
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Response from Jerome D | Property representative |
Sorry for the late reply - yes we do :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
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09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beach Road, St Margaret's Bay, Dover CT15 6DZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Dover  >  St Margaret's Bay
  • Phone Number: +44 1304 853173
The Tea Room is open throughout the summer from 10.00 am – 4.30 pm, Seven days a week including Bank Holiday Mondays. From the end of October we will be open Wednesday to Sunday inclusive.Our delicious home cooking makes use of produce grown in the Pines Garden. We hope to see you soon.
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