Tiptree Tea Room at The Minories

Previously known as the Batte-Lay tea room after Victor Batte-Lay, whose widow purchased The Minories in 1956, the Tiptree Tea Room at The Minories offers a wide range of home-made meals which can be enjoyed within the tranquil settings of the tea room or beautiful walled garden.

Bookings

We accept limited bookings Monday – Saturday, including bank holidays and school holidays.
Please call (01206) 765131 to book.

Contact
(01206) 765131
www.tiptree.com/index.php/theminories
Tiptree at The Minories
The Minories Galleries
74 High Street
COLCHESTER
ESSEX
CO1 1UE
Opening Hours

Our Summer and Winter opening times change at the same time as the British Summer Time (BST) and the UK Greenwich Mean Time (GMT).

Summer (BST)

Start at the last Sunday of March and ends on the last Sunday of October.

Monday to Saturday:

09:30 – 17:00

Sunday:

Closed

Winter (GMT)

Start at the last Sunday of October and end on the last Sunday of March.

Monday to Saturday:

09:30 – 16:00

Sunday:

Closed

Christmas/New Year

Opening times between the 24th December to 2nd January.

Monday to Saturday:

10:00 – 15:00

Sunday:

Closed

Bank holidays

We are open as normal on the Bank Holiday Mondays (Summer bank holiday, Spring bank holiday, Early May bank holiday, Easter Monday) and are closed for all other Bank Holidays.