Somerset - Lion Rock Tea Rooms
The Cliffs, Cheddar, Somerset, BS27 3QE, Cheddar, , Somerset, BS27 3QE
You must mention your Gourmet Society card when booking
Monday - Sunday 12.00 - 16.00
Known as Derrick's Tea Rooms until recently, the Lion Rock Tea Rooms is somewhat of a legend as far as afternoon tea is concerned in Somerset. Now named after it's unique location below the famous Lion Rock in the amazing area that is Cheddar Gorge, Lion Rock Tea Rooms is housed in a former stone mason's cottage. A beautiful old country cottage, the setting couldn't be more perfect in which to indulge in one of Britain's most treasured of traditions.rnrnAfternoon tea is served on a pretty tiered stand and features a selection of delicious and dainty finger sandwiches filled with the likes of ham, cheese and egg mayonnaise amongst others. Homemade scones are mouth-watering and are served with the most delectable clotted cream and preserves. The Lion Rock Tea Rooms certainly know a thing or two about tea and guests are treated to a good range to choose from including English Breakfast and Earl Grey. Coffee is also available with afternoon tea upon request.rnrnThe charming outdoor patio is a delight in the summertime, surrounded by pretty hanging baskets filled with flowers. A real sun trap, afternoon tea provides the perfect excuse to stay for a few hours. Inside the tea room boasts original flagstone flooring and an old cottage charm. The owners boast a huge collection of teapots which are on display throughout the room, adding a really nice homely touch to the place.rnrnThose visiting the nearby marvel of the Cheddar Gorge are treated to the perfect post sightseeing experience in afternoon tea at the Lion Rock Tea Rooms, a destination in its own right.
Offer and Availability
Buy one afternoon tea and the second will be free. Unless otherwise stated, one dining card = one free afternoon tea with only one card to be used per party.
- Please mention the Gourmet Society
Please ALWAYS check availability
You MUST book in advance unless otherwise stated.