Bettys Café Tea Rooms

Tea Room
$ $ $
6-8 St. Helens Sq (adj Davygate)
York, YO1 8QP
+44 1904 659142
9:00am - 6:00pm
9:00am - 6:00pm
9:00am - 6:00pm
9:00am - 6:00pm
9:00am - 6:00pm
8:30am - 6:00pm
9:00am - 6:00pm


  • Lovely food and great tasting ginger beer. Picked up some Jamaica Blue Mountain Peaberry coffee and some China Rose Petal tea - you should too :-)
  • The most fabulous Yorkshire Tea Service I have ever tasted complete with scones, jam and clotted cream served in an elegant silver service. W O W!
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  • Try the scone with jam and Yorkshire tea.
  • Amazing mirror near bathrooms with WWII veterans signs.
  • Delicious tea and the best cakes ever!! If u go to York u cannot miss it!!
  • Beware there is ALWAYS a queue
  • One of the "must visit" places in York. A very elegant, classic tea room with lots of delicious cakes. Great for a breakfast. You might have to wait in the line in some hours.
  • Afternoon Tea - one of the most indulgent experiences ever. Do it.
  • Absolutely the very best 'Cream Scone' and Hot Mocha I've ever had!! Don't miss out on this place, lovely.
  • Chicken & Mushroom Rosti is a must!!!
  • You've GOT to try the cream tea.
  • Very traditional English Tea Room. Est 1919
  • The Eggs Benedict muffins are superb.
  • Best vanilla slice on Yorkshire. Heavenly...
  • Chocolate orange shortbreads are exceptionally good. Stock up!
  • I know fat rascal is the specialty but if you have stomach/time only for one scone, go with rarebit.
  • This place is the thing to do while you're in York. Usually huge queues outside and very nice atmosphere inside. Although it's nice enough, i can't say the tea was super special
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  • Just fantastic! The staff was very kind and professional. I had the GF option and I have to say thanks for the great quality and generosity. A very enjoyable experience.

Nearby places

Minster Yard
Tower St. (At Eye of York)
Museum St.