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Bluebird Tearooms

114 Pier Avenue, Clacton-on-Sea CO15 1NJ, England
+44 1255 223281
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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British, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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114 Pier Avenue, Clacton-on-Sea CO15 1NJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Read the good reviews and thought we would give it a try. Sadly we were disappointed! We were a party of 5 adults - all wanting to try the cream tea experience. Our coffee and tea arrived in generous pots. Unfortunately the coffee was quite...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank RedNightSky
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had breakfast good butchers sausage and bacon beans for the wife, I hate beans, mushrooms granary toast. Hot tea and food. The place is charming as are the staff . Staff friendly and welcoming and knowledgeable. We could have had a good afternoon tea...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank A3303XQpaulh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went as a group of 7 for breakfast a few weeks back..Very slow cooking the breakfast (over an hour) even though there was 3 members of staff and there was only one other person in there... The young waitress seemed like she didn't want to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank thoughtfulpeople
Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

Met my friend here for lunch, its surprisingly bigger than you realise. Was busy but didn't have to wait long for our food, which I must say was really tasty (large portions) really lovely tea room. The food was fab and staff very friendly. Have...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ssd82
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

It is a pity that this quaint restaurant seems to be losing its grip. The ingredients are good quality and it was once A 5 star place but not at the moment. Breakfast with over cooked eggs and stone-cold beans served to 4 diners and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank PMJ461
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Met my friend here for a coffee & a chat, very friendly & welcoming staff. The hot chocolate I had was lovely, & it has a wonderful atmosphere. Would recommend this tea room.

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

Lovely little place excellent freindly staff and food I'd fresh and lovely would recommend afternoon tea and slimmers breakfast !!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kel Y
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

First time for buffet breakfast, and will also be the last. It was not a good experience. Credit to the young lady at 'front of house' she was up against it and remained polite, focused and apologetic across the dinning area to all customers. It...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 824ashleya
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

First time here for breakfast and unfortunately not that good but the service from the young lady was excellent Two friends had buffet breakfast and two had from the menu the sausages are advertised as butchers sausage but we thought not and they needed cooking...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JTWhee
Reviewed 15 October 2018

From the moment we walked through the door the staff were very attentive & the atmosphere was relaxed and inviting. The food was excellent - tasty and hot. A most enjoyable visit & we will definitely be going back very soon.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank BaconButtie2018
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15 September 2018|
Response from Shirley1256 | Reviewed this property |
I am afraid I have not purchase one so I do not know.
24 November 2017|
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Response from Sarahwitney114 | Property representative |
Hi there, Yes you can buy vouchers for afternoon tea, cream tea or a monetary value voucher. If you would like to phone us on 01255/223281 we can take a payment over the phone and post the voucher to you or another address... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$18
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
09:30 - 15:00
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 Pier Avenue, Clacton-on-Sea CO15 1NJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Clacton-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1255 223281
  • E-mail
We are a traditional English Tearooms, serving quality homemade meals and cakes. In a homely shabby chic environment, playing music of yesteryear. We specialise in luxury afternoon teas and high teas, and often host birthdays parties, baby showers and hen days. We have a full and varied menu, and pride ourselves in catering to customers with special dietary requirements, with many wheat and gluten free items including especially made butcher's sausages. We have a separate and full vegetarian and vegan menu, with things like homemade tofu bacon, pancakes, lasagne, cake and lots more. Our customers are like our family, and we always have room for more family.
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