Cafés & Tea Rooms in the UK

As a self-confessed tea-addict, I’m in love with the UK’s incredible array of tea rooms and quirky cafés. From afternoon tea to cat cafés, I’ve rounded up some of my favourite tea shops, with guides on where to find the very best tea rooms in England and beyond.


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The Roaches Tea Room – Tea Shop Walks in the Peak District

Perfectly placed in Upper Hulme, just off the Leek to Buxton road through the Peak District is the dreamy Roaches Tea Room. Overlooking endless natural vistas in this Staffordshire beauty spot, the tea room has undergone a number of changes over the years. From the Wednesday outings where I would be taken for tea by my grandparents as a child to my own hikes through the Roaches, this tea room has been my go-to spot for tea (and perhaps a slice or two of cake). … More The Roaches Tea Room – Tea Shop Walks in the Peak District

Quirky Cafés in Manchester

The powerhouse of the north, Manchester never fails to surprise me when it comes to one-of-a-kind spots to check out. Its dining scene is no exception to this rule, sure you could take a look at one of the many mouth-watering chain eateries but when it comes to the unusual, these Mancunian cafés are my … More Quirky Cafés in Manchester

Taking Tea in the Potteries

With its distinctive cultural heritage as the home of pottery, the Potteries offer an abundance of places to take tea using authentic locally-made pottery. Inspired by my weekend of pottery-based past-times I’ve rounded up my favourite places to take tea in Staffordshire. … More Taking Tea in the Potteries