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Eglos Farm | Ruan Minor, The Lizard, England
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The Lizard, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 April 2015

Fantastic place for cream teas, sadly Sue retired last Autumn and is taking a well earned rest in Mullion. Happy retirement Sue

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1 Thank She D
Atlanta, Georgia
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168 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2013

We saw the sign posted cream teas and pulled off the road for our first farm cream tea. It was such a pleasant experience and the scones and clotted were fresh and delicious. We were fortunate to catch her in her last two weeks before she retired. Maybe she could be talked into opening her tea room a few days... More 

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Thank WaterviewSeeker
London
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32 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2013

We discovered Sue's about 8 years ago and have visited every year since. Sue is a genuine lovely lady who has always charged the bare minimum and produced superb cream teas on her working farm. Sure the garden furniture is basic but who cares when the quality of the goods is this excellent? So sad to find out when we... More 

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Thank LondonWalter
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 July 2013

Sue is a great hostess, very pleasant and welcoming. The scones were freshly made that day and there was lashings of cream and jam, delicious. I don't mind that it is next to a cow shed, nothing like country air. Don't miss this little gem of a place! Sue - invest in an A board so we know where you... More 

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Thank Linda Anne B
Wigston Magna, England, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2013

Superb service in a charming garden. Served brilliantly by Sue (or a helper). Scones always at great quality, as is the drinks. Highly recommend.

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Thank Mark J
nottinghamshire
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211 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2013

We went here after reading all the amazing reviews and I think we must have been to a different place. This was in a garden next to cow sheds. The tables were covered in plastic tablecloths . This scones were not cooked properly they were doughy. If you want an amazing cream tea go down the road to Polpeor Cafe,... More 

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2 Thank SouthAfrican2
Nottingham, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2013

This was probably the most bizarre place I have ever eaten and wish I hadn't have bothered. The place is no more than a glorified shed which is not really fit for serving food. It was freezing so the owner plugged in a electric fire and placed it next to us.The menus and tablecloths were grubby and have seen better... More 

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2 Thank Ali K
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2013 via mobile

My sister and I have been visiting The Lizard for 5 years and every year we have seen the sign for Sue' s Cream Teas and always promised ourselves one but never got around to it. We did this year though and WOW!! Beautiful home made scones, lashings of delicious jam and cream and the most delicious pot of tea... More 

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Thank Mandy2768
Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2013

After reading the reviews on trip advisor, I was expecting great things from sues cream tea's but unfortunately the scones didn't match our expectations. In fairness the price was very reasonable, the host was friendly, and the portions were generous. However the scones were very heavy and didn't taste like they were made that day. Disappointed the jam wasn't homemade... More 

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Cirencester, England, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 May 2013

Nothing to add to the wonderful reviews except more praise! Freshly made scones, lashings of jam and cream and a stunning selection of teas, I'm in cream tea heaven! Stupendous value too!!

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Thank Jan K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Eglos Farm | Ruan Minor, The Lizard, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  The Lizard
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50.004872,-5.206034 on Google Maps

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