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The Blitz Tea Room and Jazz Lounge

The Coach House Sheep Street | Sheep Street, Kettering NN16 0AN, England
+44 1536 510070
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
The Coach House Sheep Street | Sheep Street, Kettering NN16 0AN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located between the museum and the art gallery and near a large public car park this was an unexpected find. Decorated in a 1940 style the tea and cake were excellent as were the staff. Normal prices and reasonable choice. Plenty to look at and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank BigAlNorthampton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were bought an afternoon tea voucher for our engagement. The food was lovely with lots of different sandwiches and cake. Tea and coffee. Such a lovely little reminder of times gone by.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank IainM1406
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Simple , top notch wartime themed afternoon tea .... definitely recommend . The welcome and food were 1st class .

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

My sisters and I took my mum here for a special 80th birthday cuppa last week, she was very impressed in what she had, inside has been decorated very well and the theme suits this little place and adds to the vintage war time feeling...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank modfather40
Reviewed 6 November 2018

I heard about this place from a family member and decided to take my Mum for lunch. Having lived through the war she enjoyed the surroundings - commenting on the familiar pictures ,furniture and other items used to create the 40's atmosphere. I thought it...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank linatleisure
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Visited here for afternoon tea with family for an 80 th birthday Decor was lovely disappointed in the music playing didn't think it was appropriate for this era Food was really nice as was the tea in little China cups A pleasant afternoon had by...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank lynney68
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely afternoon tea, with a friend, as a birthday gift. Friendly staff, lovely atmosphere and authentic decor.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank charlottep965
Reviewed 24 October 2018

dropped in here for breakfast last week, had a great full English and coffee, good food, good service nice place

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Wolffe L
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Very friendly staff. Excellent food great tea and coffee. Decor very authentic WW2 lots to look and remember!!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank lydiablois
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Had afternoon tea here fast & friendly service lovely cakes & sandwiches in a lovely setting loved the look it’s like being back in someone’s living room from war time

Date of visit: August 2018
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Questions & Answers
7 October 2018|
Response from Margaret B | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they do breakfast
27 March 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from clairehQ9786YX | Reviewed this property |
Definitely ring in advance for this place. You could have more than six but you would be on separate tables as the area not big enough to cater for large groups
Sarah W
14 December 2017|
Response from Winnie46 | Property representative |
HI Sarah we have different cheeses coleslaw eggs salads pancakes or toasties . Regards BLITZ tea room
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Coach House Sheep Street | Sheep Street, Kettering NN16 0AN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Kettering
  • Phone Number: +44 1536 510070
The Blitz Tea Room and Jazz Lounge takes you back to during the Blitz in the 1940's.
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