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Lavender Tea Rooms

6 Hebden Court, Matlock Street, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1EE, England
+44 1629 814466
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (78 reviews)
“cake” (61 reviews)
“rarebit” (29 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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6 Hebden Court, Matlock Street, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1EE, England
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Reviewed yesterday

My wife and I took a late morning tea here on a quick visit to Bakewell. This is a quirky old fashioned sort of place with a certain 'times gone by' feel to it. The bone china tea sets and decor have character and the...More

Thank glendog74
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely little tea rooms set back off the main A6. Special offer between 2-3.30pm of hot Bakewell Pudding with cream with a coffee or tea for £4.25. Absolutely delicious and will definitely be coming again. Very clean and superb staff.

Thank Glyn F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful locatIon and fantastic customer service! We all had the most delicious slices of Bakewell tart, a must!!! Great quaint location!

Thank Cristina C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We popped in here to have a quick drink and something to eat. It's a lovely little place, tucked away in a courtyard, with friendly staff and good service. The bacon sandwich was so good, we came back the next day to do it all...More

Thank sallyb873
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hidden in a lovely courtyard area in the equally lovely Bakewell. Friends and I popped in for a cuppa and a freshly made scone. Delicious food and a lovely brew served by friendly and welcoming staff. The tea room was small but perfectly formed with...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Called in about 3pm for a snack. There were four of use and all had excellent sandwichs very friendly and good service will definitely go back.

Thank richardtuckercars
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a late lunch here and it was very good. They were extremely busy which is always a good sign. I had a very tasty omelette, daughter had a fab sandwich and hubby had the rarebit. All very nice portions. Lovely friendly staff.

Thank Nicky S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a light lunch and a drink here on an October weekday. The sandwiches were fine and the Bakewell tart good, but best of all was the nice big pot of tea. The staff were very friendly and helpful and the place itself is...More

Thank Beeper53
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hidden away in small courtyard this tearoom delivers on service and food. I had a bacon and mushroom sandwich while my wife had the Derbyshire rarebit both served on large granary bread. Both were exceptional and good value for money accompanied by a good strong...More

Thank redtyke
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been made very welcome at this lovely little courtyard tea room by Lesley, Jan and all the lovely ladies. The fact we returned every day is a testament to that. The cakes are amazing and if you want to try the best bacon...More

1  Thank Igor S
Lesley T, Owner at Lavender Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Igor, It was lovely to see you return day after day on your Bakewell break. Thank you for the kind comments, they are much appreciated. We hope to see you again before too long. Regards Lesley

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30 October 2017|
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Response from Traveller S | Reviewed this property |
No but they do have tables outside in the courtyard.
Sue A
1 May 2017|
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Response from ColinJones1955 | Reviewed this property |
smiths island car park holds aproximatly 500 cars and is £2 for up to 4 hours and £4 all day. if your in Bakewell for 3 days or more there are car park concessions @ £6 for three days 7am - 6pm only.
Dagmara D
18 December 2016|
Response from Lesley T | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for you enquiry. Unfortunately we are closed on Boxing Day. We are open Christmas Eve from 9am to 3pm and re-open on Wednesday 28th December 11am to 3pm. Kind regards Lesley
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Hebden Court, Matlock Street, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1EE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Bakewell
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 814466
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We are a very traditional English tearooms serving high quality teas and coffees and delicious locally sourced food in a stylish and timeless setting. Our spectacular five tier afternoon teas are a delight on the eye and the palate, just make sure you are very hungry on arrival as the portions are generous! We also serve a limited range of alcoholic drinks to accompany your afternoon tea or meal. We offer sparkling Prosecco and red, white or rose wine or for those wanting a more spirited tipple we now have gin and tonic with the option of a shot of liqueur as a special treat
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