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Mr. Miles Tea & Coffee

3-4 High Street, Taunton TA1 3PG, England
+44 1823 322288
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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3-4 High Street, Taunton TA1 3PG, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter takes me here each year, on Mother's Day, for their "high tea". It's always crowded, and pre-booking on that day is essential - although we've been in on other normal days and had no trouble getting a table immediately. It was a lovely...More

Thank saflol
Reviewed 30 January 2018

This is that rara avis, an old-fashioned tea shop with waiter service. There is a very good selection of speciality teas and coffees, preferably served with a variety of tempting cakes! This tea shop has a style of its own that is far removed from...More

Thank Graham R
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

The food here is really nice and I would recommend that you try this restaurant. It is a little expensive for some dishes but the food is good. They also have a children’s menu which is good.

Thank Townymia
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

I enjoy coming to mr miles on the odd occasion to treat myself. The food is great and cake is to die for. I had the chicken wrap which was divine I really enjoyed it. I then had a slice of carrot cake which is...More

Thank Aimee H
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Very quaint little tea shop and cafe, I love Mr Miles tea , this place is boosted in good weather with a lot of outside sitting space ,but very small inside when its raining.More

Thank 852bh
Colin B, Owner at Mr. Miles Tea & Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Dear 852 bh, you are quite right that when we have the full seating area outside it doubles our capacity. However, many people who pass us by still do not realise that we have a restaurant area on the first floor with 18 tables and...More

Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and service. I had the rarebit and added bacon. Huge doorstop slice with delicious cheese. The homemade coleslaw was lovely and the bacon was good quality. All day brunch very much enjoyed. Latte and dark hot chocolate very nice.More

Thank Kezzar53
Colin B, Owner at Mr. Miles Tea & Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Dear Kezzar53, thank you very much for your very complimentary review. It sounds like we hit the spot for you and your companion. It is always helpful when we get feedback and very encouraging when we get acknowledgement of a job well done. Rest assured...More

Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

I came in yesterday for a coffee, but ended up with a pint of ale of a Somerset brewery. Very nice to see what this place is about. Miles a big brand that have done well with this tea room. There’s breakfast food, healthy food...More

Thank Kevin D
Colin B, Owner at Mr. Miles Tea & Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Dear Kevin D, Thank you very much for your positive review, it is good to know that you found so much to your liking and have shared it with other trip advisor readers. Just so you know about the flat white and the size of...More

Reviewed 4 October 2017

Whatever has happened to Miles Tea Room? My daughter lived in Taunton at the time the Tea Rooms opened. It was our go too place for a special treat, and we LOVED it. So sad then, when arranging a day out with a special friend,...More

Thank northamcraft
Colin B, Owner at Mr. Miles Tea & Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Dear Northamcraft, This review highlights the fact that food establishments such as ours should never take our eye off the ball. The complaint you have described has obviously given you the impression that we don't really care about the offering we produce. In fact, nothing...More

Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Were taken by locals 'for a cup of tea' during our tour of the town. Just had a morning cuppa, but the place exuded charm and elegance. The menu lookef very tempting.More

Thank Will M
Colin B, Owner at Mr. Miles Tea & Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Dear Will M, I am so pleased that you had the chance to visit us and thank you for posting such a nice review. I hope you get a chance to visit again and be able to sample our food as well as a cuppa...More

Reviewed 9 September 2017

In the town shopping and needed a bit stop for lunch, good menu and nice staff, busy had to wait a short time for a table, order taken quickly drinks and food, nice menu, I had the chicken stir fry which was very good, had...More

Thank steveh482016
Colin B, Owner at Mr. Miles Tea & Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Dear Steveh, thank you for your review. We will be pleased to see you next time you pop in and hope we can satisfy your requirements and keep up the standards you experienced this time. Thanks again, Colin Barrell Owner/Director

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:30
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3-4 High Street, Taunton TA1 3PG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Taunton
  • Phone Number: +44 1823 322288
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We provide table service, We serve a wide range of breakfast, freshly cooked lunch menu including fish of the day and specials. We specialise in afternoon tea with 20 or more cake choices and our most popular "High Tea" with or without champagne
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