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The Ploughcroft Tea Room

1215 Commerce St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-1801
+1 434-832-7467
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“scones” (23 reviews)
“cottage pie” (9 reviews)
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British, Gluten Free Options
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1215 Commerce St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-1801
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Reviewed 6 August 2017

Back in Virginia for a few days visiting family and friends but wanting to try something new, a friend suggested lunch at the Ploughcroft Tea Room. As luck would have it, we were only a couple of streets away and went there straight away. We...More

Thank LPurnell
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

I have come here with 1 one friend. I've come with several friends. But my all time favorite experience was doing my bridal shower here. Everything about Ploughcroft makes you feel as you're in England. The owner, she's from England, and just hospitable, she's fantastic....More

Thank Brianne T
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

The clotted cream is excellent and the scones. Their sweet treat mix plate is wonderful. Nice atmosphere

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 16 June 2017

I've been going to the Ploughcroft for years, and never had anything there that I didn't like. I've been there for parties and lunches and afternoon teas, and I'm always thrilled every time I come by the decor, atmosphere, friendly service, and food. The Victorian...More

Thank Lydia S
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Belated Mother's Day luncheon. Took 5 yr old granddaughter with us and she loved it! Had her hot chocolate in mug, but put in tea cup! We all tried each other's tea: Earl Grey, Leprechaun Legs and Deejarling. The onion and cheese tart is my...More

Thank LuvToTravelWithHubby
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This was a good choice for visiting mother-in-laws. They enjoyed it and the food was all good. We liked the shepard's pie especially.

Thank Ruth H
Reviewed 18 February 2017

The food is very good, but go when have plenty o f time. It's not necessarily fast, but I guess when you're sipping tea, it's suppose to be a relaxed atmosphere. It was a great girlie place.

Thank Jamie B
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Were here as a family (of 5) to enjoy some afternoon tea. We had reservations but still had to wait a little while because the tables had not been cleaned off. Not sure if they were understaffed that day or just hectic. Once we got...More

Thank hapycamperz
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Excellent tea room for authentic british tea, scones and other traditional english fare. Great service and great fun. The owner is originally from England and has set the standard for the experience. Recently expanded to support more customers. We go as often as we can!

Thank lilybird01
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

This place never disappoints! I have been on numerous occasions and it has always been a pleasant experience. The food is delicious, the staff is wonderful, and the atmosphere overall is delightful. Highly recommend for anyone looking for a quiet and pleasant experience!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1215 Commerce St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-1801
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Lynchburg
  • Phone Number: +1 434-832-7467
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Located in downtown Lynchburg, VA, this exceptional, authentic British tea room offers both lunch and afternoon tea. Open from Monday - Saturday from 11 AM - 5 PM. Now open on Sunday's for Brunch from 11 AM - 2 PM. Reservations highly recommended
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