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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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Very nice as always

Had another excellent visit to the tea rooms. The new owners are making a very good experience and... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2018
dave r
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Rochdale, United Kingdom
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Snow day!

Great evening out with neighbours after being snowed in ! The up side of living across the road... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2018
chrimand
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Rochdale, United Kingdom
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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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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 15 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 18 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 15 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 28 February 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

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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 19 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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Reviewed 16 February 2018

After a lovely historical walk around Healey Dell, we decided to finish off at the tea rooms. We were seated in the upstairs area which was beautifully decorated. most people had finished their lunch, as it was 1.45. We ordered coffee and a pulled pork...More

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Reviewed 31 January 2018

A fine example of the past this tea rooms offer you traditional foodstuffs in ite very quait setting, excellent service

1  Thank Karl K
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Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

I went for an afternoon tea with my girlfriend and it was an amazing place The decor feels like you have just taken a step back in time and feels really nostalgic. If I’m honest I felt the portions were on the small side so...More

Thank Mike Y
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Lyndsey H
12 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
10 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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