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The Tea Emporium

7-9 The Square, Ironbridge, Telford TF8 7AQ, England
+44 1952 433302
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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7-9 The Square, Ironbridge, Telford TF8 7AQ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very pleased with this impromptu stop for lunch. Wonderfully welcoming staff and great service. The food was excellent and very competitively priced. Will definite revisit when we're up here next year.

Thank D_Rex186338
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Called in here for some light lunch on a cold day, greeted by some very friendly staff and given a table, our drink order was taken whilst we took a look at the extensive menu. We chose our meals but wanted to tweak them a...More

Thank mickcritic
Reviewed 27 September 2018

We visited the area on a sunny day and sat outside for lunch , there is a extensive menu we had the English breakfast ad Ham egg and potatoes which was superb The staff were friendly and efficient we would have no hesitation in returning....More

Thank Mary L
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

We needed a quick lunch and saw the Tea Emporium. We were politely greeted and our order taken quickly and efficiently. So far so good and quite normal. What was to come was the bestest roasted cheese I’ve ever had. Now, a bit of Welsh...More

Thank debdigitus
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Very nice coffee, good service and excellent staff. As an added bonus there is an excellent view of the Ironbridge or would be if it wasn't under cover !

Thank Ian W
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

A lovely restaurant with a good menu and very friendly staff. Superb Bakewell tart and wonderful choice of teas to buy and drink. Thank you

Thank Culture233470
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Nice place for breakfast in the heart of town. Decent selection, with lots of quality. Table service with plenty of spaces outside and in. Fisherman’s breakfast is a good choice with haddock or salmon fish cakes.

Thank miz p
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

After a disappointing visit to the rather poor Blists Hill Victorian Town and its awful restaurant we came here instead for food and had a delicious light snack and coffee served by lovely staff. Don’t bother staying on the site come here instead and go...More

Thank rolandt676
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Went there for breakfast ordered pot of tea and a bacon and egg bap, asked for the egg to be turned over as I don’t like runny yolk, to be fair I know the young blond waitress wrote this on the slip as they give...More

Thank Gary J
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

It has been a while since I stopped at this cafe and I had forgotten how good it is! Great coffee and wonderful lunch full of fabulous fresh ingredients! Highly recommended for a quality coffee, catch up with friends and light bites (not so light...More

Thank Lousqueeze
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13 September 2018|
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Response from Paul R | Reviewed this property |
Hi yes it is mainly outside with umbrellas
22 September 2016|
Response from CEJoneses | Reviewed this property |
You need to ask the owners.
15 June 2016|
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Response from Alan S | Reviewed this property |
They do a full breakfast just how you like it so change it to suit yourself excellent quality, waited on at the table, pay on the way out, excellent staff very polite.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7-9 The Square, Ironbridge, Telford TF8 7AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Telford  >  Ironbridge Gorge  >  Ironbridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1952 433302
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