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Tea Rooms in England - Sample Menu

Pauline Kenny

This is a typical tea room menu in a village. You can have breakfast (a special breakfast 11am or toast and eggs all day long), lunch (jacket potatoes, sandwiches) or afternoon tea. I took a photo of the menu and then typed it on this page so you can have a good look at what is available and what it costs. Menu photographed September 2004 (I will update it on our May 2006 trip).

The Old Tea House, 6 Hailes Street, Winchcombe, Gloucestershire
Closed: Tuesday, Wednesday. Open: Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday: 09:30 - 16:30, Sunday: 09:45 - 16:30

The Old Tea House, Winchcombe, Gloucestershire

Sample Menu

Prices are in pounds (£).


Breakfast Tea, pot per person £0.95
Decaffeinated Tea, pot per person £1.15
Specialty Tea, pot per person
(assam, darjeeling, earl grey, lapsang, green, lemon)
Herbal Teas, pot per person £1.15

Coffee, etc.

A Cup of Filter Coffee served with hot or cold milk £1.00
A Mug of Coffee served with hot or cold milk £1.15
A Cup of Decaffeinated Coffee served with hot or cold milk £1.10
(any of the above served with cream instead of milk, £0.10 extra)  
Cappuccino made with steamed and foamed milk £1.20
Cappuccino topped with whipped cream £1.30
A Mug of Hot Chocolate £1.30
A Mug of Hot Chocolate topped with whipped cream £1.40

Cold Drinks

Coke, Diet Coke, Lemonade or Orange Tango £1.10
Orange Juice or Apple Juice £0.95
Sparkling or Still Mineral Water £0.95
Elderflower Presse and Britvic J20 £1.45
Orange Squash £0.90
Glass of Milk £1.00
Flavoured Milk: Banana, Strawberry, Chocolate, Vanilla £1.20

Scones, Teacakes and Toast

Scones, served with butter (fruit, plain, or cheese) £0.90
Clotted cream per portion £0.60
Strawberry or Blackcurrant Jam per portion £0.40
Cotswold Cream Tea
(pot of tea, two scones, jam, clotted cream)
Buttered Toasted Teacake £1.00
Hot Buttered Crumpet £0.55
Hot Buttered Toast per slice (brown or white) £0.45
Marmalade per portion £0.45
Honey per portion £0.60


Cakes change daily. We usually have the following:  
Coffee and Walnut Cake, Chocolate Flake Cake, Victoria Sandwich, Ginger Cake, Lemon Cake £1.60
Fruit Cake £1.75
Carrot Cake £1.75
Fruit Tartlette £1.85
Hot Chocolate Fudge Cake £2.10
Apple Pie topped with Caramel £2.10
Flapjack £1.10
Chocolate Carmel Shortbread £1.30
Almond Slice £1.45

Jacket Potatoes - Served with a side salad

Butter £3.10
Cheese £4.10
Cheese and Pineapple £4.50
Gammon Ham and Cheese £5.80
Tuna £4.35
Tuna and Mayonnaise £4.50
Prawn and Mayonnaise £6.15
Chilli Con Carne £5.70
Bacon and Mushroom £5.70
Breast of Chicken £5.70
Breast of Chicken and Mayonnaise £5.85
Baked Beans £3.80

Snacks and Savouries

Soup of the day with a bread roll and butter £2.75
Sausage Roll £1.25
Sausage Roll and Baked Beans £2.25
Ham and Cheese Quiche with a side salad £4.15
Vegetable Quiche with a side salad £4.15
Cheese on two slices of toast £3.70
Scrambled Egg on two slices of toast £3.10
Poached Eggs on two slices of toast £3.10
Beans on two slices of toast £2.95


Served on White or Wholemeal with a Salad Garnish

Gammon Ham £3.80
Breast of Chicken £4.15
Breast of Chicken and Mayonnaise £4.30
Prawn and Mayonnaise £4.45
Tuna £3.40
Tuna and Mayonnaise £3.55
Cheese £3.25
Cheese and Onion £3.45
Cheese and Tomato £3.45
Cucumber £3.15
Bacon £3.80
Egg and Cress £3.25
Egg Mayonnaise £3.25
"Your sandwich can always be toasted" £0.25
"Why not add mustard or pickle" £0.25

Breakfast Special (served until 11:00am)

A pot of tea or a cup of coffee for one, orange juice, scrambled egg on two slices of toast, bacon, tomato and beans £5.25

All Day "Pit Stop" Specials

Toasted Teacake and a pot of tea or a cup of coffee for one £1.85
Danish Pastry and a pot of tea or a cup of coffee for one £2.15

Afternoon Tea

Cotswold Cream Tea
A pot of tea or a cup of coffee for one, two scones, clotted cream and strawberry or blackcurrant jam
Tea House Special
Hot buttered crumpet, a slice of sponge cake and a pot of tea or a cup of coffee for one

Ice Cream

Choose from three flavours: Vanilla, Strawberry or Chocolate  
Three scoops of ice cream served with a tea wafer £2.20
Children's serving of two scoops £1.75
Chocolate or Strawberry sauce £0.25
"Ice cream is available to take away in either cups or a cone"  

Click to see a large version of the menu

Photo of Tea Room menu, September 2004. Click to see a larger version.


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