Welcome to The Lavender Tea Rooms, Bakewell, Derbyshire

Covid 19 - The well-being of our customers is of the utmost importance to us, so following the UK Government's recent guidelines the Tea Rooms are now closed until further notice. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause but hope to welcome you all back as soon as possible. In the meantime we wish you all the best and hope you stay safe and healthy throughout this concerning time.

Centrally located in Hebden Court, a charming courtyard setting in the popular Peak District town of Bakewell, a visit to our atmospheric tearooms is a special treat.

Our charming period decor provides the perfect backdrop to a step back in time to a bygone age while you enjoy our delicious choice of sandwiches and cakes accompanied by a pot of tea all served on charming traditional English crockery.

Set on two floors, we can accommodate up to 45 customers with plenty of room upstairs to accommodate larger parties. Additional tables in the courtyard also offer a chance to enjoy our fayre while enjoying the fresh air, we provide warm throws to counter any chilly weather. Dogs are also welcome in the courtyard area and we provide water bowls so your canine companion can enjoy a little refreshment too.

Customers come from far and wide to visit us and take in the unique decor and atmosphere not to mention sampling our delicious food and drinks.

The Lavender Tea Rooms now offer gluten free afternoon teas (pre-booking required - please contact us for details) and Outside Catering throughout Derbyshire.

Enjoy a refreshing glass of prosecco with your afternoon tea!!

Wine now available with your afternoon tea We are pleased to announce that we are now licensed to serve alcoholic drinks and offer prosecco and white or red wine as a refreshing accompaniment to your afternoon tea or lunchtime meal.

Breakfasts and Lunches

Our menu choices are all made fresh to order using quality produce, much of it locally sourced including renowned Bloomers bread. Join us for breakfast, where our prize bacon sandwich (on Bloomers of course) or a succulent omelette with fillings of your choice are perfectly complemented by a mug of tea or coffee. At lunchtime we have a range of speciality lunches where our Derbyshire Rarebit takes pride of place on the menu as a tasty delight. Alternatively, filled jacket potatoes with salad accompaniment, fishcakes or soup of the day provide hearty filling choices. A selection of sandwiches are available, all freshly made to order.

Afternoon Teas and Cream Teas

Please note that we normally require 24 hours notice for our Traditional and Deluxe afternoon teas. Our most spectacular and ever popular choice is the Afternoon Tea Deluxe, an extra special treat consisting of a pot of tea or cup of coffee, sandwiches with the choice of tasty fillings, a sultana scone, strawberry preserve and Rodda's clotted cream, Bakewell Tart & a selection of cakes is served on vintage five tier stands to add a touch of drama to the experience.
Other afternoon tea choices, starting with a pot of tea, a scone, jam and Roddas clotted cream, or a simple tea or coffee and a slice of one of our scrumptious cakes are available to tailor to your appetite.

We can cater for your special occasion whatever the event...

Birthday Parties

Celebrate your Birthday in style with friends and family. A birthday cake of your choice can be provided along with candles (and we will even join in with the song) Parties of up to 10 can be accommodated but we ask for pre-booking for larger groups.

Hen Parties

Our upstairs tea salon is perfect for larger groups and is very popular with hen party groups to give the bride to be a classy and stylish send off to remember. Due to the need for preparation of table layout pre-booking is essential and we would also ask for a modest deposit to secure the booking.

Mothers' Day

Why not treat your mum (or grandma) to a special treat on her special day. We have a range of afternoon tea delights ranging from cream tea and topping out at our Afternoon Tea Deluxe which is always a showstopper. Pre booking is highly recommended for this ever popular day.

Gift Vouchers

Treat your friends or family to a Lavender Tea Rooms gift voucher for their birthday or other special occasion to redeem at their leisure. At present vouchers can be bought by calling our landline number (01629 814466) but we hope to have an online purchase system up and running very soon.


Monday (Market Day)
9.30am - 3.30pm
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10.00am - 3.30pm
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10.30am - 3.30pm