Normal opening hours 10am till 4pm, every day except Tuesdays
In 2018 the Davenport family celebrated 90 years of business in Northwich. Davenports Tea Room is an award winning tea room which has built its customer base on repeat business and recommendations. Serving Breakfast, Light Lunches, and delicious home-made Cakes, they are fully licensed, however their speciality is Afternoon Tea. Offering over six different Afternoon Teas, including a Vintage Afternoon Tea Cruise, plus the themed afternoon tea events, such as Davenports special Mad Hatters Tea Party or their magical Victorian Christmas, which has featured in the Times Top Places for Christmas
With over 40 speciality loose leaf teas uniquely brewed correctly to individuals taste. So all things considered Davenports Tea Room could be described as offering the best Afternoon Tea in Cheshire.
A quintessential English Tea Room with antique lace table cloths and bone china tea services, Davenports Tea Room is themed around Alice in Wonderland with murals on the walls, Alice in Wonderland collectables, Alice chess sets and playing cards. A great plus factor if you're an Alice fan, is that a visit to the tea room can be combined with a visit to Lewis Carroll's birthplace in Daresbury, as its less than 3 miles away in Daresbury, Cheshire.
Afternoon Teas should be booked at least 24hrs in advance, however please call as it may be possible to accommodate your booking with less notice. No need to book for just tea and cake, though please be aware it does get busy.
Special diets are available such as Gluten Free, Dairy Free, Vegetarian or Vegan, however to ensure availability booking in advance is essential. Whether celebrating a birthday, anniversary or just meeting with friends or relatives, Davenports Tea Room caters for bookings from 1 to 55, including hen parties and baby showers.
Davenports Tea Room featured on BBC Breakfast, having won the prestigious Tea Guild's Top Tea Room Award in 2013, and remain so as the last ever winner. Few awards are as strict having been judged by anonymous tea inspectors (on numerous occasions) with strict guidelines across 16 categories including brewing, knowledge of tea, décor, efficiency of service, tea appearance and flavour. Davenports Tea Room received this award after gaining a near perfect score by the Tea Guild’s highly impressed judges.
Davenports Tea Room was invited to Hankyu Department Store, Japan to make award winning scones - British Fair 2013
Marketing Cheshire Awarded Davenports Tea Room Tastes of Cheshire Award 2013
Davenports Tea Room was the first Tea Room in 44 years to be invited back to Hankyu Department Store, Japan - British Fair 2014, to make more scones!
Davenports Tea Room featured on BBC's “Put your money where your mouth is” 2016 & 2017
Davenports Tea Room was awarded Best Tea Room & Shop LUX Magazine Food & Drinks Awards 2017
Latest Tea Room Availability from NOON & dates for themed events:Posted 04th April, 2019
Latest Tea Room & Boat Availability - dates are listed here and updated regularly….Read more
Vintage Afternoon Tea CruisesPosted 01st April, 2019
Private cruises along the River Weaver or Trent & Mersey Canal for up to 12 persons:
A unique experience on board our 60ft traditional narrow boat. Perfect for Birthdays, Anniversaries or any special occasion….