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Elizabeth Botham's Tea Rooms

8 Park Street, Pickering YO18 7AJ, England
+44 1947 602823
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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8 Park Street, Pickering YO18 7AJ, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Inviting looking tea room and friendly welcome. Called in for afternoon cuppa and as it was after 3pm ordered the after 3 o'clock special of tea and cake but asked for a cup of coffee rather than tea. Waitress came back to us to say...More

Thank ChesterfieldErik
MikeBRG, Owner at Elizabeth Botham's Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hello ChesterfieldErik Big thanks for dropping in and eating with us. The problem here is that you ordered our special offer and then tried to change it to what you wanted. Our current special offer is specifically for a pot of tea and a cake....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only discovered this gem recently, but we call in whenever possible. Delicious sandwiches and cakes this time. The staff are genuinely adorable too. Perfect.

Thank Keith4529
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Happy friendly staff, lovely food at an affordable price! This tea shop is a classic, after train excursion to Whitney we called in for afternoon tea, luckily it wasn’t busy but I can understand why it would get busy. Service was speedy but not rushed....More

Thank tinacV2109OT
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went there late one afternoon - and it was obvious a train had not long arrived at Pickering (it's directly opposite the station). I chose a cheese scone, which was fine - and my husband chose a victoria sponge - except it wasn't, when...More

Thank Mason00000000000000
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

During Pickering weekend this little tea room was very busy but the staff were very friendly unfortunately we didn’t manage to get a table to sit down and have lunch but we did buy a box of goodies to take with us and the lady...More

Thank SamandAsh09
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Botham's in Pickering is our go-to place when we are in the station area of Pickering. This time, we were especially pleased that they had adjusted their opening times on the Pickering War Weekend, so as to stay open later on the Saturday until well...More

Thank stevo750
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Called here today for tea and cake..my scone was excellent.and you even get a discount after 3 pm if you order tea or coffee with cake. The service is excellent and don't forget to buy some bread or cake from the shop.the tea bags are...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 18 September 2018

very busy so a bit of a wait.....but worth it. Would have been nice if scones had been warmed up...but this is only a minor niggle.

Thank susanmsexton
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

An excellent discovery - everything cooked freshly. The best toasted teacake I've had in years, and proper, light sponge cake. Fantastic!

Thank rgledhill
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

I didn’t nip into this place for tea this time, but I did go to get their ginger shah biscuits, we received a free pack with our welcome pack and just had to go and buy some more, absolutely lovely.

Thank Gill G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:30
10:00 - 17:30
10:00 - 17:30
10:00 - 17:30
10:00 - 17:30
10:00 - 17:30
10:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Park Street, Pickering YO18 7AJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Pickering
  • Phone Number: +44 1947 602823
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Family run, traditional English Tea Rooms offering light bites. Sandwiches, Cream Tea, Afternoon Tea, hot & cold drinks. We also have a bakery shop selling items made in our Whitby bakery.
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