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Mary Rowntrees - CLOSED

York Place, Hartlepool TS24 0QR, England
+44 1429 868313
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good19%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“fish and chips” (31 reviews)
“pie” (6 reviews)
“beef” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
York Place, Hartlepool TS24 0QR, England
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1 - 10 of 565 reviews

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Rude unhelpful staff Sat at table over 20 mins before a rude over weight woman Told us we had to move upstairs Not a nice welcome at all Shame the building is so good. Sad the staff should not b working in a cafe.

Thank Ian F
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Parmos are unreal , lovely little quirky place , used to be an old church , lovely homemade food , nice location

Thank joan-345dice-2
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Food is plentiful, very tasty and well presented, but I found the place was too quiet and lacked atmosphere even though many of the tables were accommodated

Thank Michelle H
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We visited three times and have enjoyed it on each occasion. Food is good and the mince and dumplings are excellent, although there is a varied menu. The service was good and it was nice to speak with local people. The toilets were clean but...More

Thank joyced63
Reviewed 25 January 2017

My daughters treat me to afternoon tea. It was wonderful, the variety and flavours of the food. The drinks were great, too. We were given exactly the right amount of attention by the friendly staff.

Thank WavyHarvy
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Been eating here for over 2 years never had a bad meal but went for lunch Saturday worst meal I have had here don't know if they have changed chef chips soggy large fish would have been better off with a gold fish just all...More

Thank Ejjct
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Afternoon tea bought on Groupon which made it very cheap as it would be worth the full price. Beautifully decorated and great views over the sea. Definitely recommend this place for afternoon tea and it looks good for evening meal so I will return.

Thank Tom T
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Lacks atmosphere expected with such a lovely building. It felt more like a canteen. Food was mediocre. There was no room on the small lunch plate for the vegetables that were served separately

Thank Elaine S
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

First class service, very good value for money, food was excellent, plenty of choice and good ambiance

Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 5 January 2017

This was a groupon voucher for afternoon tea for 2. The experience started quite well as we were taken upstairs and seated with fantastic sea views. Lovely teacups and plates were given to us and a pot of tea promptly brought to us followed by...More

Thank Ginny068
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, View
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: York Place, Hartlepool TS24 0QR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Hartlepool
  • Phone Number: +44 1429 868313
Mary Rowntree's is a beautiful tea room during the day and restaurant on an evening. The staff are friendly, polite and helpful to make sure you enjoy your experience. The food is freshly made from local suppliers and the view, especially from the top floor, can be staggering if you get the timing right. You can book the top floor (Seating around 40-50 people) or the whole premises for a function (Seating 100-120 people) - simply ring the phone number provided to enquire and book. Mary Rowntree's is suitable for many types of functions including
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