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The Mad Hatter's Tea Party

) #16 of 41 Coffee & Tea in Bath #175 of 474 Places to Eat in Bath €€ - €€€ Cafe, British
5 Orange Grove, Bath BA1 1LP, England
+44 1225 466733
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (53 reviews)
“paninis” (13 reviews)
“ice cream” (6 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 18:00All hours
Cafe, British
€€ - €€€
5 Orange Grove, Bath BA1 1LP, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quaint little cafe, with Alice and wonderland nik knacks adding to the fun. Good customer service and super yummy sandwiches and the scones mmm to die for, they were still warm. Thank you

1  Thank gec84
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We only popped in for a cup of tea but both the service and the staff were lovely we did end up having a panini which was also very good

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Wow what a place amazing food best tea and scones in Bath !! Ran by a vibrant upbeat couple that will bend over backwards to make you happy !! More places should be like this .. atmosphere amazing best place in bath for afternoon tea...More

1  Thank Paul R
Jake W, Owner at The Mad Hatter's Tea Party, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2017

Thanks for your nice comments we try to please.

Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We came to bath and did not expect the treatment we received from the staff / owner at Mad Hatters Tea Party, it was absolutely shocking. The place was empty and we were refused a table as we were told that the purchase of an...More

4  Thank Dhamalight
Jake W, Owner at The Mad Hatter's Tea Party, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Are you actually serious?, To address a couple of issues before we start The cafe was full to capacity for the day, hence when your party turned up and demanded a table that people had just vacated, there was a five minute wait to get...More

Reviewed 11 May 2017

The Mad Hatters tea party cafe was quirky and different although very small. We asked if we needed to book but was told we wouldn't which we thought was strange. Other tea rooms in Bath get extremely busy. When we went back for tea it...More

2  Thank Carole F
Jake W, Owner at The Mad Hatter's Tea Party, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Sorry your afternoon tea experiance was not quite to your liking, Unfortunately, as you pointed out, our cafe is very small, so we are unable to take bookings for 2 people as we get busy very quickly, and turnover is rapid. As far as the...More

Reviewed 10 May 2017

This place is amazing! Right next to the coach station.. The Panini's are around £4-6 so really worth it. I was on a day tour and didn't have time to catch a big lunch but this was lovely and fulfilling. I had the Veggie Bestie...More

1  Thank TravelWithKel
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Lovely quirky little tea room, with amazing sandwiches, cake and scones the size of small houses! Would highly recommend.

1  Thank Rebster75
Jake W, Owner at The Mad Hatter's Tea Party, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

Thanks for your nice comments, glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 12 April 2017

Stopped here for a coffee and discovered the best coffee in Bath! Sat outside and watched the world go by. Nice friendly owners, situated opposite the green and it's definitely worth searching out.

1  Thank AJK_Reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This place is a hidden gem, the service and the food was amazing, it was refreshing to have something a bit different than the normal stuff. Decor very cool. They also have Ice-cream. Thank you for making our visit so lovely.

Thank penny m
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I am a student studying in University of Bath and when I decide to treat myself, I always come here for an afternoon tea. 8 out of 10 times the scones are so fresh that they are almost too hot to touch! The decor is...More

1  Thank Charlotte S
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Response from Nancy S | Reviewed this property |
As did not have small children with me I did not notice , room is tight so Prob a fold away pushchair best
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$13
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Orange Grove, Bath BA1 1LP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 466733
Step into Wonderland and join the Tea Party. Come and join us for breakfast, lunch or afternoon tea in our quirky, friendly tea room. A favourite with visitors to Bath, we pride ourselves on a welcoming atmosphere; delightful homemade food and lovingly handcrafted cakes and scones. We cater for all types of Hatters and welcome everyone who has a love of good food and a bit of a quirky side. Located behind the Abbey, we are away from the bustle of the high street. So come and join the friendly staff for a truly Mad Hatter Tea Party.
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