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The Tea House

5 Wrights Court Elm Hill, Norwich NR3 1HQ, England
+44 1603 631888
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Overview
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwiches” (46 reviews)
“cake” (32 reviews)
“lemon curd” (11 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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5 Wrights Court Elm Hill, Norwich NR3 1HQ, England
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1 - 10 of 279 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Despite the charming setting we chose the wrong place to have breakfast. The choice of tea on the menu was exceptional and the cakes looked scrumptious so I would go back and try tea in the future however ....Disappointing breakfast which slow to come despite...More

Thank Shirley C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went in with friends who all order a pot of tea each, I ordered tap water, telling the woman I need to "hydrate before I could decide", very politely and with a laugh. She told me she had a business to run and slammed a...More

Thank mialibertypea
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommended- we had an excellent toasted sandwich to start following by a lavender scone, Victoria sponge and 2 different teas from the wide variety available. The owner was able to talk us through the various types available to help us make our selection. We...More

Thank Gastronaut1960
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely place. Excellent service and the food was fresh and delicious. Good value. We will be back. Would recommended.

Thank traceyleslie3
Reviewed 18 June 2018

It may be small but the sandwiches are big and very tasty i would reccomend a visit, its very quiet and a treat to sit out of the hustle and bustle of Norwich for a while, and just opposite is a very facinating shop. The...More

Thank Shirley D
ninja62, Owner at The Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are pleased ypu enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

We found this lovely little place off the famous Elm Hill in Norwich. Lovely friendly staff & very good food...Will definitely go back there...give it a try you won't regret it! 🥪☕🍰

Thank PJNOLAN_64
ninja62, Owner at The Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Thank you for your lovely comments. We look forward to seeing you again soon

Reviewed 13 May 2018

Popped in to this little gem of a café when visiting Norwich for a Laurel & Hardy Convention. What a find! Delicious sandwiches made fresh to order. And the range of teas on offer was incredible. Only problem was choosing which one to try! Cosy...More

Thank J0hn23
ninja62, Owner at The Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and for your lovely comments. We are pleased you enjoyed your visit to Norwich and the Tea House. Look forward to seeing you next year!!

Reviewed 25 April 2018

Four of us went for a birthday treat, afternoon tea. It really was a treat. It is like stepping back in time approaching on the cobbled streets with the lovely old buildings. We were welcomed like old friends by the owner, she makes the place,...More

1  Thank Jennifer H
ninja62, Owner at The Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and your lovely comments. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your visit and look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Visited today, best sandwiches in Norwich. Glad we found this lovely cafe tucked away Elm Hill. Definitely going again.

Thank albertthompson2018
ninja62, Owner at The Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are pleased you found us and enjoyed your lunch. We look forward to seeing you on your next visit.

Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

This is a fantastic find in Norwich. Unassuming frontage with the large sign TEA outside. Friendly lovely staff. Wonderful scones and tea. Memory of the scones linger long after we left UK!

Thank Tien W
ninja62, Owner at The Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. I am so pleased you enjoyed your cream tea and hope you may visit the UK and us again in the near future

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Response from Nicky B | Property representative |
Hi, The afternoon tea is £14.95 per head, the sandwiches are Smoked salmon and cream cheese, cream cheese and cucumber, Norfolk ham and English mustard, Egg Mayo you also get 2 pots of tea per person from our... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$2 - US$8
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Tuesday
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Wednesday
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Friday
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Saturday
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Wrights Court Elm Hill, Norwich NR3 1HQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Norwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1603 631888
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Description
The Tea house, now under new ownership with a fresh decor offers a larger range of gluten and dairy free products as well as Traditional Cream tea! With over 30 loose leaf teas to choose from you'll always find something to suit you. We also offer Breakfast, brunch, lunch, cake and of course coffee! Never be too shy to ask for skimmed milk or of course soya! We serve food until 5pm Come in and see where Merry Berry sat when Filming Who Do you Think You Are
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