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Outdoor Seating at The NeSTWith more than 20 cafes, tearooms and coffee shops spread throughout the towns, villages and major attractions in Teesdale, you can find your perfect place to stop off and enjoy tasty refreshments.

Each of the businesses takes a great pride in serving their customers the very best produce that Teesdale has to offer.

Taking and afternoon tea with prefect little sandwiches, miniature cakes and scones all served in pretty china is having a well deserved revival.  You can enjoy a tasty and relaxing afternoon tea at a wide variety of places in Teesdale including The Bowes Museum Café, The Coach House at Eggleston Hall, The Morritt Hotel, Headlam Hall Hotel, Clarendons or The Amen Continental Café.  Search out the local traditional lead miners pasty at Café 1618 in Middleton in Teesdale or at their café set in the visitor centre at Bowlees. 

Pick out your places to visit and then choose a tasty food option using the Teesdale Tasty Trail produced by Visit County Durham.  With this handy guide you can travel around the Dale picking off some of the best places in indulge in local produce along the way.


Search our food and drink section to find local cafes and tea shops.