13-14 The Shambles
+44 1904 654353
Delightful tearooms and gift shop in York City Centre on The Shambles. Secluded courtyard garden. Serving exotic teas, coffees, light meals and cakes. Range of gifts.
Perfectly placed on historic Medieval shopping street The Shambles, the Earl Grey Tea Rooms in York serves a delicious range of exotic teas and coffees and light meals. With our charming interior and alfresco courtyard garden, we're the perfect place to relax and refuel after busy shopping and sightseeing excursions in the beautiful ancient City of York. We're just a stone's throw from the magnificent York Minster and guests are guaranteed a warm welcome and impeccable service from our small team of staff. The tearooms are open daily from 10am and our menu features sumptuous cream teas and traditional English breakfasts.
All the food served at Earl Grey Tea Rooms on The Shambles is freshly prepared, perfect whether you're stopping for a quick afternoon tea or coffee or to enjoy a more leisurely lunch. We offer hot buttered tea cakes, exotic teas and coffees, delicious cream scones, hot dishes and salads. Enjoy our secluded courtyard garden. These historic tearooms also feature a well stocked gift shop, with unique gift ideas to suit all. Exotic teas range from our fine house blend and traditional favourite Earl Grey to Darjeeling and Assam. Alternatively opt for one of our refreshing fruit teas. We also serve a superb selection of the finest coffees and our light meals selection is extensive, inclusive of homemade soups, sandwiches and salads.
We are the quintessential English tea room, serving a comprehensive range of teas and coffees from across the globe. You are sure to feel at home with our charming and characterful period features, including oak beams. We have something to appeal to all tastes and appetites, all created using the freshest and most flavoursome of ingredients. Daily specials are displayed on our blackboard and a superb choice of toasts, tea breads, cakes and scones are also available.
On a delightful medieval street, our tearoom in York city centre specializes in its namesake blend, but it also offers other teas such as Passion (scented with exotic passion blossoms) and mint (a blend of herbal and black teas, often served with honey). The English Breakfast tea is full-bodied and the ideal-breakfast beverage, with or without milk.