Source: Gorgeous Cottages. Even in times of austerity tea/coffee rooms and cafes tend to hold their own especially in tourist destinations. In 2017, twenty-five percent of business property sales, for such hospitality businesses, were in the Yorkshire and Humber region.
#10 Spoons Tearoom, Cullingworth
Founded in 2017, a quintessentially traditional English tearoom located in a lovely village setting in Cullingworth (Bradford, West Yorkshire), serving hearty breakfasts and delicious light lunches.
#9 Marie Antoinette’s, Whitby
Located in Whitby on church street, Marie Antoinette’s is a lovely small tearoom/patisserie selling homemade cakes, cream teas, fresh filled baguettes and beverages.
#8 Middleton Post Office Tea Parlour
With a real vintage 1940’s vibe, this tea parlour offers a traditional setting with antique decoration for you to enjoy a warm Yorkshire welcome.
#7 The Bivouac Cafe, Masham
Perfect for guests & visiting walkers, families & friends in North Yorkshire. The Bivouac offers local dishes, light lunches or coffee.
#6 The Old School Tearoom – Grassington
Cafe and Tea Room in an old School building full of character in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales National Park.
#5 Bothams - Whitby
A family run craft bakery in the ancient port of Whitby on the North Yorkshire coast, offering a selection of English Fayre, afternoon teas and cream teas.
#4 Lockton Tea rooms and Gallery – Lockton
Whether you are out walking, cycling or purely enjoying the breathtaking scenery, the Tea Rooms cater for a variety of needs whilst showcasing a unique array of artwork by artists from Lockton.
#3 Lavenders – Thornton-le-Dale
Serving delicious food and offering old fashioned table service, Lavenders is a Tea Room and Shop in the heart of Thornton-Le-Dale.
#2 The Black Swan Tea Room – Helmsley
Opened in 2008, is both charming and traditional, and offers a fabulous quintessentially English Afternoon Tea experience.
#1 Bettys Tea Rooms – York, Harrogate, Ilkley, Northallerton
Founded in 1919, celebrated for its classy tea rooms, Betty’s popularity has continued to grow over the years with a total of 6 different tea rooms across Yorkshire now, with the flagship ones in York and Harrogate. It is the perfect afternoon tea experience!