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Dearne Lea Ice Cream & Tea Room

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241 Huddersfield Road | Bark House Farm, Huddersfield HD8 8LJ, England
+44 1484 602555
10:30 - 17:00
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Barnsley, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I regularly visit Dearne Lea for their afternoon tea. At £7.50 per person it is the best value for money afternoon tea we have ever come across. Everything is homemade and is top quality. We sing their praises all day long. Having read the review from the previous 'afternoon tea' visitor who gave it a '1' rating,... More 

Thank willsle
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Afternoon tea here, voucher bought as a ruby wedding anniversary present. This was so disappointing. You smelt the place before you saw it, not pleasant and Im a country lass. Got out the car and had to walk through runny cow muck everywhere, luckily I was wearing boots! Runny cow muck across the driveway, its also the farmyard road. Walked... More 

Thank Margaret C
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

Never had a bad meal here, only issue is the main meals could be a bit cheaper, but I suppose you get what you pay for, except £7-£8 for Pie. and chips is a bit expensive for me :) Nice Ice-cream though!

Thank Barry G
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

I have been to Dearne Lea Tea Rooms several times for lunch with friends. It offers an extensive menu with home cooked food and cakes and of course ice cream. The food is really lovely and you get plenty of it, it's also excellent value for money. My only gripe would be the food and beverage ordering process, this is... More 

Thank John B
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

On a whim called for coffee and an ice cream. It was 3.30pm on a Friday and it was busy but half of the tea room was closed off which was fine as they close at 5pm. Had 2 coffee's, child's orange juice, cake and 2 ice creams. The food on offer looked great and all reasonably priced. Lovely s... More 

Thank Carrie W
Leeds, United Kingdom
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80 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016

Christmas Eve lunchtime and I really fancy a breakfast out of town . One thing for sure I've never been disappointed at Dearne Lea. We arrive just before twelve thirty and my wife secures a seat whilst I place our order. The wooden spoon system works well and we just have time to admire the festive decorations before our lunch... More 

Thank Mike W
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

We come here on a regular basis for a cheese and ham toastie they are out of this world love em the rest of the foods great too lovely carrot cake every ice cream you can think of well worth a drive to

Thank Kaz40uk
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Top quality homemade food and homemade delicious cakes and on site made ice-cream.I had a plated ham salad today - it was lovely and fresh.Desert was a fresh cream cake.Will be returning soon !

Thank whyiswintercold
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Just been to this lovely quaint little tea room, wow the afternoon tea is to die for, filling and very reasonably priced, set on a real working farm, home made cakes sandwiches, scones and quiche along with tea or coffee makes up your afternoon tea! With homemade ice creams for the kids and kids in all of us this is... More 

Thank Daddylonglegs72
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Me and my family have been to Dearne Lea many times before it is very lovely and a good price! The ice cream is fantastic aswell!

1 Thank Cecile K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, British
Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 241 Huddersfield Road | Bark House Farm, Huddersfield HD8 8LJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Huddersfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1484 602555

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