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The Nook rustic coffee shop

1 High Street, Battle TN33 0AE, England
+44 1424 775716
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“scones” (40 reviews)
“welsh rarebit” (10 reviews)
“cake” (18 reviews)
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1 High Street, Battle TN33 0AE, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've visited Battle Abbey twice, in summer and winter, and stopped at the Pilgrim's Rest Nook rustic cafe & shop both times for sumptuous scones and tea. You find it by walking out the front gate of Battle Abbey (right across the street to your...More

Thank JoeTrav
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

This place is right next to the abbey and is in a Grade 2 listed building. Amazing inside, the staff were all very welcoming and obviously very proud of their business and venue. Highly recommended

Thank travesty89
Reviewed 20 October 2017

I was lucky enough to win an afternoon tea at this delightful Coffee/ Tea shop situated opposite Battle Abbey. A friend and I enjoyed delicious homemade cakes and scones made by the proprietors mum, and a pot of tea for each of us. Definitely worth...More

Thank tedandjennydodds
Reviewed 5 October 2017

What a find...we almost walked past since the signs are not very prominent.........hostoric, delightful, interesting beautifully cared for. We had teacakes, scones, hot chocolate and tea...all delicious, lots of home made cakes on offer as well. Wonderful service from knowledgeable staff. The menu also contains...More

Thank sunrisen
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely building and service amazing scones.and the cakes are to die for everyone should visit . The building has so much character.

Thank bower125
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

This place knows how to do coffee. If you are anything like me and love coffee then you will be all too aware of the dross that can be served up in places claiming to serve "good" coffee. The Nook will not disappoint. Combine great...More

Thank chris w
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

This is one of those typically British eateries that mixes eccentricity, history, pleasant service and lovely homemade food. The scones where super, good tea and coffee. A lovely fireplace that must be wonderful on a cold winters day. Along with a historic building, complete with...More

Thank Charlie S
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

An ideal place to stop for a quick cup of tea and a cake after wandering around the Battle Abbey sites. The staff are very friendly, the building oozes character and the scones are delicious!

Thank George H
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We popped in for a most welcome coffee - delicious. What a charming place this is, situated in a very pretty, historic building. Friendly staff gave us a warm welcome and we enjoyed our chat with them. There is the bonus of free wifi.

Thank historybuff666
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Always a happy friendly welcome here. Lovely coffee and snacks. I had homemade cheese scones absolutely delicious. Right next to the Abbey the location is second to none. A few chairs outside weather permitting.

Thank Martyn D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$7
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 High Street, Battle TN33 0AE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Battle
  • Phone Number: +44 1424 775716
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