Mid morning, need a special treat to keep you going until lunch?
The choice for this mid morning treat really is huge and mouth-watering. If you just want to pop out for a coffee before coming back for a dip in the hot tub, only 5 minutes drive away is the Gardeners’ Retreat tea room at the family run Scothern Nurseries where they serve lovely homemade cakes. Or if you have been exploring the Bailgate area around the Cathedral you will find plenty of places to choose from or make your way down Steep Hill where you will find Bunty’s Tea Room about half way down. A vintage tea room serving delicious homemade cakes with a gluten free selection.
Or pop into Coffee Bobbins tel: 01522 719546, a coffee shop with a vintage sewing theme, for a slice of homemade cake or cheesecake. Also on Steep Hill is Base Camp Coffee tel: 07788 257217 serving delicious vegetarian, vegan and gluten free options.
If you are shopping in the High Street and want to take a break, then you can’t miss the beautiful Tudor building on the bridge over the River Witham, Stokes’ High Bridge Cafe. Take a seat in the higgledy piggledy collection of rooms and watch the swans swimming on the Witham as you sample the teas, coffees and cakes on offer.