Afternoon Tea Week

Afternoon Tea Week takes place from 8 to 14 August. A perfect chance to treat yourself to some quintessentially traditional English afternoon tea, plus support some local businesses too!

Take a look at where you can book afternoon tea in and around Gainsborough.

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Afternoon Tea in Gainsborough


T: 01427 611631

Bookings must be made and paid for in advance.

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Gainsborough Old Hall

Cream teas are available from the café with an individual far of jam and a small pot of clotted cream. Served with tea or coffee. No booking required.

T: 01427 677348

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Reeds Riverside Coffee Shop

54 Bridge St, Gainsborough DN21 2AQ

T: 01427 679171

Booking required please call during opening hours. Takeaway options also available.

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Please note Reeds is currently closed until Monday 15 August. Follow them on Facebook for regular updates. 

The Clock House Gastro Bar

3 Lord St, Gainsborough DN21 2DD

T: 01427 238283

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Blyton Ice Cream

Old Hall Farm, 94 High St, Gainsborough DN21 3LA

T: 01427 628355

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Bookings require 24 hours notice. £10 deposit required per person.

Uncle Henry’s

Grayingham Grange Farm, Gainsborough DN21 4JD

T: 01652 640308

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Served from 2:30pm every day, 48hr advance booking is required. Takeaway and delivery options also available.

Bransby Horses

Bransby, Lincoln LN1 2PH

T: 01427 788464 ext. 254

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Bookings require 24 hours notice.

Please note phonelines are not manned during busy hours. Please leave a message or email [email protected].

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