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Tealicious Tearoom

) #1 of 249 Restaurants in Durham €€ - €€€ Cafe, British, Soups
88 Elvet Bridge, Durham DH1 3AG, England
+44 191 340 1393
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“scones” (54 reviews)
“cake” (65 reviews)
“soup” (26 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
88 Elvet Bridge, Durham DH1 3AG, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of Durham's friendliest tea rooms. Very small but the food is delicious and they have a huge selection of real teas. The staff never make you feel rushed even when it's busy. Their afternoon tea is amazing (you do need to book...More

Thank aliholth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I came here after a very busy day at work, needing a small "wind-down" before walking home. It turned out to be rather larger than expected - I succumbed to the chocolate and Guinness cake, which just leapt off the cake stand in my direction....More

Thank Vanessa K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went here with my husband and daughter staff were so lovely couldn't do enough for us I had a gorgeous cappachino and my husband n daughter had tea which was so nice we all had chips lovely home made ones with sandwiches we were...More

Thank Brennevey
Martin H, Owner at Tealicious Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi,thank you, this was a lovely review but unfortunately it can't be for us. We don't serve cappuccino's or chips. Hopefully you will be able to come to our tearoom to enjoy our teas soon.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Tealicious Tearooms on 20th May 2017. It was for my partners birthday, we had our own room upstairs for about an hour until it was full downstairs, which was lovely to sit in the window and watch the world go by. The tea...More

Thank Charlie M
Reviewed 11 May 2017

I was looking for a venue in Durham for Afternoon Tea for a group of 14 people on a Saturday afternoon. Tealicious agreed to stay open after their normal closing time specially to accommodate us. The food was all fresh and delicious and the staff...More

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 9 May 2017

This teashop is a real gem. We came across it as we walked across the Elvet Bridge in Durham. tea is served in lovely china cups and the homemade cakes and sandwiches are really delicious. A warm welcome is extended . A delightful experience.

Thank tomthumb187069
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

I came here for some tea whilst staying in Durham and was very impressed. The staff were incredibly helpful and friendly and there was a lovely relaxed atmosphere. The cafe itself is really nicely decorated and the tea is served in cute cups and saucers....More

Thank Mishy75
Reviewed 28 April 2017

On my lunch break in Durham today, I decided to treat myself to a visit to Tealicious. It was lovely to see how popular this quirky little tearoom is on a very normal April Friday lunchtime. The tea selection is extensive, I opted for the...More

Thank JaneGraeme
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

We discovered this lovely tea room last year and we have made it a priority to return there on this trip back to Durham. I booked the table over the phone and asked if there was a cake alternative as my 10 year old isn't...More

1  Thank PurplePineapple10
Reviewed 17 April 2017

A lovely little tea room. Great selection of drinks, sandwiches, cakes etc. Well situated for the city centre. Great service with a smile

Thank kevg234
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Do you sell gift vouchers for the afternoon tea?
4 May 2017|
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Response from rachellamelia | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do
Michelle T
Hi just wanting to know how much afternoon tea for two is :) thanks
6 January 2016|
Response from Martin H | Property representative |
Afternoon tea is £16.95 pp, served Thursday till Sunday 48hr notice required. Hope to see you soon.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$13
Brunch, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88 Elvet Bridge, Durham DH1 3AG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +44 191 340 1393
  • E-mail
Tealicious Tearoom offers a relaxing atmosphere in which to enjoy the 17 individual blends of loose leaf tea served in a collection of unique fine bone china tea cups. Fresh homemade cakes, scones and sandwiches made to order, makes a visit to Tealicious Tearoom a truly unforgettable experience.
Opening times:
Tue - Sat 10am til 4pm
Sun - 12 noon til 4pm
Mon - Closed
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