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Healey Dell Heritage Centre and Tea Rooms

Healey Hall Mills Healey Dell | Shawclough, Rochdale OL12 6BG, England
+44 1706 350459
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Had afternoon tea with my 2 daughters & my new grandson-Teddy. All the staff, especially the lady... read more

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We called yesterday with our family, after an enjoyable walk down the dell. The whole experience... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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The Healey Dell Heritage Centre & Tearooms is set within the Healey Dell Nature Reserve. Step back in time and enjoy the Edwardian themed splendour of these fabulous, authentic tea rooms where speciality beverages and delicious food is served from the finest bon-china. The Healey Dell Heritage Centre & Tea Rooms offers wheelchair access & ground floor facilities, an all year round heritage display, guest exhibitions showcasing the work of photographers & artists, a Fairy Grotto available for private hire for children's parties. Free wifi - Dogs welcome in the ground floor Heritage Tea Room. We also have outdoor seating in the Fairy Tea Garden with full waitress service, - Horse Tethering - Secure cycle area and an abundance of free parking. Most weekends will find a guest pianist at the grand piano. Special social events throughout the year - room hire. These authentic vintage tea rooms (one on the first floor and one to the ground) serve traditional cream teas, full afternoon teas, snacks and a variety of quality loose-leaf teas served from fine bone-china. Probably the most unique venue you have ever visited! The centre & Tea Rooms are open every Friday, Saturday, Sunday & Bank Holidays from 9am. For full afternoon teas, please try to book two hours in advance as a great deal of preparation is invested into each serving. Table reservations welcome. All room available for private parties.
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Healey Hall Mills Healey Dell | Shawclough, Rochdale OL12 6BG, England
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+44 1706 350459
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Had afternoon tea with my 2 daughters & my new grandson-Teddy. All the staff, especially the lady & gentleman who seemed to run it were exceptional. They couldn't do enough for us. Asked if we were too warm/too cold. Did we want little background music...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We called yesterday with our family, after an enjoyable walk down the dell. The whole experience was first rate, friendly greeting, the staff helpful, and the food was really good. Love all the different cups and saucers!

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Lisa M, Owner at Healey Dell Heritage Centre and Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Janice, Thank you very much for your kind words, Janice. I'm so glad that you enjoyed the visit.We look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Lisa Mok Healey Dell Heritage & Tea Rooms

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice tea rooms with Tea served in China cups and looks very traditional and interesting. The Dell is beautiful for a small walk but the road going I and out is treacherous for cars.More

Thank Karen L
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Lisa M, Owner at Healey Dell Heritage Centre and Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Karen, Many thanks for your kind words and I'm so glad that you enjoyed the visit. I'm also pleased to inform you that Rochdale Council has reassured us recently that they will repair the road in mid August this year. We look forward to...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Had another excellent visit to the tea rooms. The new owners are making a very good experience and food. Good luck with the new menu. Dave

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Lisa M, Owner at Healey Dell Heritage Centre and Tea Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Hi, Dave, Many thanks for your kind words. We are very glad that you enjoyed your experience in the tea room. We will keep doing good work and look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Lisa Mok

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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Great evening out with neighbours after being snowed in ! The up side of living across the road 😊 no transport necessary just a pair of wellies

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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Visited with my Mum and daughter to celebrate Mother’s Day with afternoon tea. The vintage tea rooms are really lovely and the owners were very pleasant and helpful even though they were extremely busy. The afternoon tea was plentiful and delicious, all freshly made. My...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2018

Heritage a completely superb refurbished Kitchen Deli dining experience. Brilliant breakfast and lunch menu at really competitive pricing, excellent selections of tea and coffees. So pleased to see Jane and her staff providing service with a smile. We had an excellent lunch in splendid comfort...More

1  Thank Laurie4
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

Excellent place in the heart of Healey Dell to stop and have a rest. Building in its original state, first time I've ever been inside, nice surprise.

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Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

We decided to visit the tea rooms today. We were not disappointed. What a wonderful place. There were 5 of us in the party, we had 4 adult afternoon teas and a childs afternoon tea. The food, the staff and the service were excellent. Nothing...More

2  Thank Pam B
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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

This is my first visit since the new owners took over and what a fantastic visit! As it’s Chinese New Year and Lisa, one of the owners is Chinese we decided to visit to taste some Chinese food and have our names written in Chinese...More

1  Thank Jane C
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Lyndsey H
13 March 2018|
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Response from Lisa M | Property representative |
Hi, Lindsey, many thanks for your message. We do not have a lift in the tea room, however, there is a room for customers on ground floor. Hope this is ok with you. Lisa Healey Dell Heritage Centre & Tea Rooms
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sheila530
11 July 2016|
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Response from Raw10stall | Reviewed this property |
Follow the road down in to the dell from the junction with shawclough and Bacup rd and keep going
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JenniJR
30 May 2015|
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Response from Raw10stall | Reviewed this property |
You can get there by car but exploring by bike is a no.
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