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Dorset Tea & Coffee - CLOSED

352 Washington St, Wellesley, MA 02481-6206
+1 781-239-8988
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible14%
24 May 2017
“Charming little place to sit and muse over tea or coffee, light snacks”
22 Mar 2017
“Superior food and beverages in a charming spot”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
352 Washington St, Wellesley, MA 02481-6206
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

Dorset Tea & Coffee is a swett and charming little place to really relax while you muse over your plans.

Thank tamingofthestew
Reviewed 23 March 2017

I have read some of the other reviews and I am mystified by the low ratings that they have given this lovely shop. I have been going to Dorset since they opened years ago and I am saddened because I think the mediocre chain coffee...More

Thank Padg J
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I have to say I have been to Dorset Tea a few times over the years. At first I went because I enjoy a pot of tea and this was a novelty. The service was atrocious . I tried again to see if the first...More

1  Thank Charmagne88
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

I met a friend for coffee at Caffe Nero but couldn't find a seat (CN is a delightful new coffee and lunch spot in Wellesley) so we reluctantly went across the street to Dorset. I say "reluctant" because we both have experienced surly service at...More

2  Thank Nicola P
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Quiet spot that serves breakfast food well past early morning time. They are well known for gluten free baked in-house items. The food was excellent as was the tea! Very relaxing. Not sure as to what category to price the food. The quality of the...More

Thank OlderMom60
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

This cafe is overrated, pricey, and lame-o. The selection is minimal, and the help are rude. Two items I ordered were unavailable (croissant, bagel), both of which one would think are available because they are standard fare for the morning! The physical space is small...More

1  Thank yogadr
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We've been to Dorset on several occasions and every visit was a negative experience. The woman who runs the place (owner?) is unbelievably rude and behaves as if her customers are an imposition. While the food is fairly good (although somewhat overpriced), we got tired...More

1  Thank SusanEK
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Dorset provided the catering for a baby shower I hosted recently and it was a wonderful experience. Sue provided great, thoughtful advice on what to serve, including what would do well on a hot day outside, and then showed up with extra lemonade and ice...More

Thank ctg203
Reviewed 10 July 2016

While their food is very good, the staff is not always friendly and sometimes seems annoyed by the presence of customers. This has happened repeatedly. Although their croissants, breakfast and pastries are delicious, I am dissuaded from returning because of the unhappy staff.

Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Took my little girl there one day to get a chocolate chip cookie. went it, didn't see any, asked owner (I think) if they had any. Got a one word answer "no" and a turned back. didn't bother to mention the other chocolate items, other...More

Thank mrwatson
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 352 Washington St, Wellesley, MA 02481-6206
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Wellesley
  • Phone Number: +1 781-239-8988
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