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Davenports Tea Room
Warrington Road, Bartington,
One of the best afternoon teas in Cheshire, Davenports Tea Room is situated in Cheshire's beautiful countryside, yet within 40 minutes of Chester, Manchester and Liverpool. With a range of over 6 afternoon teas to choose from plus their very popular themed events, such as the Mad Hatters Tea Party and Victorian Christmas, Davenports Tea Room remains the Tea Guilds last ever winner of the Top Tea Room in the UK. Offering over 50 specialist loose leaf teas, and uniquely guide you as to the best teas to suit your needs and brew according to personal taste.
In addition to the Tea Room itself, they also offer a unique private Vintage Afternoon Tea Cruises with one of the routes including passage on the famous Anderton Boat Lift, known as the Cathedral of the Canals.
The Davenport family celebrates over 90 years of business in the Northwich area.
This tea room has built its business on repeat and recommendations and is well worth a visit.
We have a wide range of specialist teas, we advise customers and brew according to personal taste
Royal Air Force (Rare Tea Co)
Tea Room Blend (Taylors of Harrogate)
Mad Hatter Tea
Cheshire Blend (Cheshire Tea Co)
Northern Tea (Northern Tea Merchants)
Assam (Tea from the Manor)
Assam (Jing Tea)
Earl Grey (Tregothnan)
Earl Grey (Mad Hatter)
Staunton Earl Grey (East India Company)
Imperial Earl Grey (Quniteassential Tea Company)
Earl Grey (Jing Tea)
Mint Chocolate Roobis
Darjeeling 2nd Flush
Chinese Rose Petal
Rose Congou Superior
2008 Raw Pur Erh Mini Cakes
Jasmine Green Tea Pearls
Gin & Tonic Tea
Tie Guan Yin
Damask Rose Buds
Cheshire Tea - Delicious Berry
Tregothnan Manuka Herbal
Tregothnan Myrtle Infusion
Tregothnan Lemon Verbena
All our special events require min 24hr notice and a £10pp deposit to confirm, though many of these events book many months in advance.
Victorian Christmas mid-Nov through to 31st Dec (excluding Christmas closure)
A magical event that is well attending from people travelling far and wide. Many people use this as the start of their Christmas and come back year after year, so it does book up. Beautifully decorated room, staff dressed in costume, 2 different themed afternoon tea available during this period. £33 per adult (£19.99 per child) includes a glass of mulled wine on arrival, afternoon tea, pot of tea each and a little gift. See our Facebook page for images or website for more details.
Mothering Sunday weekend Sat 21 March & Sun 22 March 2020
Special Mothers Day Afternoon Tea £27.99pp
Mad Hatters Tea Party 30 Aug 2020
Very popular themed event focused on the food, but within an eccentric, mad environment with characters £37.00 pp includes as much tea as you'd like! See our Facebook page for images or website for more details.
Vintage Afternoon Tea Cruises
All booked on a request basis - subject to availability. £60pp (Min spend £300) Deposit required £100
See our Facebook page for images or website for more details.