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Northern Tea Merchants

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193 Chatsworth Road, Chesterfield S40 2BA, England
+44 1246 232600
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21 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited with my sister, mainly because i needed some fresh ground coffee (they are able to advise the best coffee to suit your tastes) ground according to the way you make your coffee. Decided to treat ourselves to cake and a drink while we were there. The frangipan almond and apricot tart is to die for, moist full of flavour... More 

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2 Thank Sara N
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I popped in this bonny place for a quick bite to eat with a friend..it turned into a lovely lazy lunchtime treat. The staff were so attentive and knowledgeable and nothing was too much trouble. The food and cake selection were so good but what makes this gem different is the attention to detail. From the crisp white tablecloths to... More 

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2 Thank Kaz-angelcake
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had researched where to have lunch during a shopping trip and this cafe seemed perfect. On arrival one waitress was deep in conversation with another customer and ignored our party of three adults and a baby standing and waiting for assistance. In the end we caught the eye of another assistant (it was not busy) and we were advised... More 

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2 Thank YorkshireRose1958
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited to have lunch and a catch up, so glad we did. Wonderful lunch and wonderful staff, special thanks to Tracey the hostess with mostess xx

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1 Thank TammyD240
NorthernTeaMerchant, Owner at Northern Tea Merchants, responded to this review

Blushing! Thank you so much Tammy, lovely to hear you enjoyed a wonderful visit - hope to see you again soon x More 

Dronfield
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I always love going to Northern Tea Merchants. It's a regular stop for me and my friends. At The Pekoe Cafe in Northern Tea Merchants, there's a huge (and I mean huge) choice of teas and coffees from around the world, along with absolutely delicious food - soups, sandwiches, cakes, teacakes, scones - all super tasty. For anybody who needs... More 

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1 Thank Jenn A
NorthernTeaMerchant, Owner at Northern Tea Merchants, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave such a lovely review and for recommending us so highly Jenn. Look forward to welcoming you back to The Pekoe Cafe soon. More 

Rotherham, England, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and my fiancé were visiting Chesterfield for the afternoon and spotted this place while driving past. So we popped in for a bite to eat. .. so glad we did ! I had a prawn mayo sandwich and my partner had the pate. Both were served with a smile & a chat. Followed by a jam and cream scone... More 

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Thank Helen D
NorthernTeaMerchant, Owner at Northern Tea Merchants, responded to this review

Helen, so glad that you spotted us and stopped by for lunch. Great to hear you both enjoyed your lunch and loved the salted caramel cake once you were home - thank you! More 

Chesterfield
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just back from a wonderful afternoon tea experience at Northern Tea Merchants - took my mum, pops and elderly aunt who were all bowled over by not only the tea itself but also the service.... Tracey and the ladies couldn't have been more attentive and the variety of sandwiches and cakes was fantastic with the most amazing cream scones!! Suffice... More 

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Thank SalliW
NorthernTeaMerchant, Owner at Northern Tea Merchants, responded to this review

Salli, so wonderful to hear that you and your family all enjoyed the afternoon tea 'experience' at The Pekoe Cafe at Northern Tea Merchants. It really does mean the world to hear that you all loved your visit so much. More 

Derby, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of our favourite places to visit always consitently high quality, my 9 year old son absolutely loves Nothern Tea Merchants. The staff are always polite and can not do enough for you if it is busy or quiet, the food is delicous and a good range to choose from. The Tea and Coffee are amazing so many to choose... More 

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Thank John W
NorthernTeaMerchant, Owner at Northern Tea Merchants, responded to this review

Thank you so much John, so happy to hear that both you and your little boy enjoy your visits! Both our customer service and our range of tea and coffee is what we pride ourselves on, so thank you. Hope to see you all again soon. More 

Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Excellent value tea room with an amazing selection of coffees ( beans ground to order) and world wide teas for sale and to drink on the premises. Spiffing cakes plus snack menu which is always well presented by friendly and knowledgeable staff. Lots of mugs, cafetieres and associated quality sundries for sale that make super presents that are useful and... More 

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Thank localgal2015
NorthernTeaMerchant, Owner at Northern Tea Merchants, responded to this review

Such lovely praise - thank you so much! It means the world to us to know that we are doing something right - thank you again and hope to see you soon. More 

Derbyshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Absolutely beautiful, This place has been taken over thank goodness... It now has waitress services our lady was so kind and helpful, the food delivered to our table promptly and was fresh and well cooked. We will defiantly be using this place now as its more reasonable than the surrounding places.

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NorthernTeaMerchant, Owner at Northern Tea Merchants, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review and so glad to hear you like the recent changes. Hope to see you again soon. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 16:00
Thursday
09:00 - 16:00
Friday
09:00 - 16:00
Saturday
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 193 Chatsworth Road, Chesterfield S40 2BA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Chesterfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1246 232600
Description
Northern Tea Merchants recently underwent a refurbishment and re-opened early October as The Pekoe Café at Northern Tea Merchants. The aim at The Pekoe Café is to offer simple, delicious food and drink with excellent customer service in a welcoming and friendly atmosphere. The Pekoe Café's new menu includes longstanding breakfast favourites such as toasted tea cakes, bacon sandwiches, croissants and authentic French baguettes. Whilst jacket potatoes, home-made soups and sandwiches will be served at lunchtime as well as a selection of cakes, pastries and afternoon tea, complimented by the most extensive selection of teas and freshly ground coffee for miles around.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?