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Talk of Tea

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26 Spring Street, Brighton BN1 3EF, England
+44 1273 748444
11:00 - 18:00
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Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 18:00
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2 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Really nice atmosphere and cake. Nice spot, carrot cake is recommended. Good price. Come here :) :) :)

Thank Ruth Q
Vas O, Owner at Talk of Tea, responded to this review

Hi Ruth, Thank you for your time given to share your experience at Talk Of Tea! It's great to hear that you had a good time!! More 

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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a lovely cup of Earl Grey tea and delicious scone and cream in lovely, peaceful garden. I sat in a swinging chair and felt miles apart from the busy shopping street just yards away.

Thank Helen M
Vas O, Owner at Talk of Tea, responded to this review

Dear Helen, It's great to hear that you enjoyed your visit at Talk Of Tea!! Thank you for taking the time to share your experience! Best regards, Vas More 

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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Absolutely fabulous afternoon tea served in this gorgeous little tea shop, fantastic atmosphere and lovely staff. This was truly the best afternoon tea I have ever had - thank you so much, only wished I lived closer!! Excellent experience from booking via email to enjoying the charms of this wonderful little gem!

Thank Jo S
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

We had a private booking for my friends baby shower and it was absolutely lovely. The venue is small but cosy and the service is fantastic. There was a wide range of sandwiches along with tea, scones and cake. We were stuffed. I am coeliac and had gluten free sandwiches, scones and cake. All the cakes were gluten free and... More 

Thank Seeking-GF
2 reviews
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Fantastic! Cannot rate highly enough. Brilliant communication throughout the organisation of the hen party. Vas and co were fabulous on the day and the afternoon tea was delightful. Wonderful selection of teas and all the cakes were gluten free (plus scones and sandwiches were available as gf too!) Will defiantly return and can certainly recommend this little hidden gem of... More 

Thank Emma T
Camberley, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Up a side street! Noticed the advertising board and changed our minds about getting a coffee! Smelt so aromatic in the 'parlour'! We decided to have a scone with our pots of tea. Beautiful scones with jam and cream. We opted for the English breakfast tea, which was so full of flavour. Highly recommended! Do not miss this gem. You... More 

Thank Kinz63
Poole, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Grabbed a Groupon Voucher for Afternoon Tea for 2 at £14.95, well worth the money, providing. 4 beautifully fresh sandwiches per person, 2 huge slices of cake, 2 scones with clotted cream and jam and a choice of tea or coffee of your choosing. Service was friendly and excellent. Tucked away in a side street off the Western Road, it... More 

Thank galileo72
London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
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Reviewed 3 February 2017

Great Teas on offer and lots to choose from, if I had the time would go here everyday until I had finished all the teas that are currently available

Thank nicholas h
Croydon, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Wanted something a bit different to big chain offerings and found this on Google. On a turning off the main road, it was dark when we visited, and the turning does not look very promising but persevere, it's worth it. Lovely cup of tea, warm scones with cream and jam (nearly as good as my wife's). Freindly service and some... More 

Thank RMJ59
Vas O, Owner at Talk of Tea, responded to this review

Hello there, Happy New Year!! Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience at Talk Of Tea!! I'm extremely happy to hear that you had enjoyed yourself when you visited us!! All the best, Vas More 

Portsmouth, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Vas was very accommodating for our hen party group and allowed us to book the whole place out for our party! Talk of Tea was very cosy and had a lovely atmosphere!! The brownie was delicious!!

1 Thank rebeccaflynn07
Vas O, Owner at Talk of Tea, responded to this review

Hi Rebeca, Many thanks for taking the time to express your opinion of the experience you had at Talk Of Tea, glad we could accommodate your hen party, and that you had enjoyed yourselves!! Warm regards, Vas More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$11
British, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Spring Street, Brighton BN1 3EF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 748444
Talk of Tea is the new Tea House in the centre of Brighton with the largest selection of loose leaf teas anywhere in town. You can either enjoy it in the Tea House or take it home with you. Lovely afternoon teas and a freiendly atmosphere.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?