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The Dining Room

Whatley Manor, Easton Grey, Malmesbury, United Kingdom, SN16 0RB
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Opening Information

Dinner
Wednesday – Sunday 7.00pm - 9.30pm

Afternoon Tea
Monday - Friday 3.00pm - 5.30pm
Saturday - Sunday 3.00pm - 4.30pm

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Gluten Free Available
  • Free Parking
  • Dietary Needs Catered For

About The Dining Room

The dining room delights all senses and serves dinner Wednesday to Sunday.
Executive chef Niall Keating draws inspiration from many different cuisines, including Korean, Japanese and classic French. Resulting in menus that balance contemporary and classic styles in terms of ingredients and presentation.

Our Sommelier Dan Davies will expertly match wines to accompany each course should you wish.

Afternoon Tea is served daily 15.00 - 17.00

Cuisine: British, Asian, Japanese
Dress Code: Smart Casual
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Visited On Sunday, 09 December 2018

We had afternoon tea and it was fab, food was great, excellent service, would highly reccomend

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Visited On Sunday, 04 November 2018

We all thoroughly enjoyed our family get together for afternoon tea. The staff could not have been more helpful and remembered it was a birthday celebration which made it really special.The food was fresh and delicious and a perfect balance of choice between savoury and sweet . We could not fault the experience and would definitely recommend to family and friends. Thank you .

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Visited On Wednesday, 24 October 2018

What a beautiful place! My friend and I had a fantastic afternoon tea one of the best we have had!( afternoon tea is our hobby!😊) A truly magnificent manor house and gardens.Lovely atmosphere and friendly staff .We will certainly be returning again for afternoon tea and a visit to the spa.Thankyou for a memorable afternoon.

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Visited On Saturday, 20 October 2018

Service was exceptional and staff very helpful, would not hesitate to recommend to others.

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Visited On Sunday, 14 October 2018

What a fantadtic afternoon. The perfect setting for a relaxing afternoon with goid friends. The staff were attentive and made us feel very welcome. Afternoon tea was lovely..plenty of beautiful treats and indulgent. Definitely planning a return visit..next time wrather may be more forgiving to take advantage for exploring the stunning grounds.

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Visited On Tuesday, 02 October 2018

We were absolutely delighted at the immaculate service, delicious tea and very friendly, helpful staff. Everyone enjoyed themselves very much. A big thank you from the group.

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Visited On Wednesday, 26 September 2018

Whatley Manor never disappoints. This time, my sister and I visited for Afternoon Tea. It was an absolute delight - relaxed, gentle, restorative. We enjoyed the sandwiches and cakes enormously; the staff, as always, were friendly, welcoming and helpful. The afternoon was made perfect by a walk around the beautiful gardens as Whatley snoozed in the late September sunshine. I still bask in the glow! Thank you everyone.

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Visited On Thursday, 30 August 2018

Excellent as always..

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Visited On Friday, 24 August 2018

Relaxing and enjoyable afternoon tea, in lovely surroundings with great service.

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Visited On Friday, 24 August 2018

Very enjoyable - food and service excellent

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Visited On Sunday, 19 August 2018

We visited Whatley Spa for afternoon tea so this is no reflection on Niall. The food was nice but nothing really stood out. We booked afternoon tea as it was a Mitchelin restaurant and thought something would wow us but nothing did. There was no atmosphere in the dining room and would have been better served in the lounge, bar or outside on the patio.

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Visited On Friday, 17 August 2018

Delightful setting and delicious afternoon tea. A real treat.

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Visited On Sunday, 12 August 2018

Lovely time celebrating a friends 40th. Although I asked for candles in her cakes and that didn’t happen which was a shame as we’d planned to play happy birthday. I thought the bottle of prosecco was very over priced as I didn’t think £40 for a bottle is reasonable. I’ve been to other spas where they ask £30 a bottle which is more reasonable at roughly £7.50 per glass. It wasn’t very easy to find the right entrance though so signage could be better. Other than that we had a nice time.

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Visited On Saturday, 28 July 2018

Setting idyllic Rooms; comfort, style, clean with gorgeous views What makes Whatley special & standout from top Hotel/Spas? Staff Everyone from managers to cleaners are friendly, happy, relaxed, willing to go the extra mile to ensure one has everything to make your stay perfect in every way My dream place for the gardens & staff But don't all rush there I want to return soon & need a room!

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Visited On Wednesday, 25 July 2018

The service for food was slow, in fact the people on the table next to us walked out as they had been waiting over an hour for food- the staff were lovely however they weren’t enough of them . Food was delicious

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Visited On Saturday, 21 July 2018

A must, amazing and imaginative food, welcoming, professional and friendly staff and a relaxing and beautiful traditional country atmosphere- all that is wonderful about Wiltshire and England!

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Visited On Saturday, 30 June 2018

MARK EDWARDS An anniversary experience for my wife and I. I have travelled all over the world eating in some amazing places, but few match the experience of eating at Whatley Manor. Form start to finish the experience was totally amazing, the staff were incredible and the food was the most exquisite I have eaten anywhere. The best dining experience ever - thank you!

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Visited On Wednesday, 04 July 2018

Overall a very disappointing experience. The food was ok but nothing was truly outstanding, serving a course of bread is a bit of a joke given the price of the tasting menu and I've never, ever had a tasting menu that some courses were basically poor e.g. The lamb was not good, poorly seasoned with dull accompaniments, and the baba was inedible - sickly sweet with gravel! The staff tried hard but were clearly lacking in knowledge and handled both the dissatisfied American customers and the lady with an allergic reaction to garlic very poorly. Why when the Americans asked for a wine recommendation was the sommelier not called for instead of an East European waitress offering her, v unconvincing, personal preference? The ambience of such an austere room is also very disappointing - overall not worth the cost, not a patch on Hospital Road, The Ledbury or La Trompette.

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Visited On Thursday, 28 June 2018

My daughter and I has afternoon tea, what can I say, it was superb. The whole experience could not be faulted and the food was excellent. We shall be back.

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Visited On Friday, 22 June 2018

Beautiful hotel. Afternoon tea did not match expectations. Sandwiches were unimaginative. Tea arrived a good 20minutes before food therefore was cold when food arrived. Did not feel value for money.

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Visited On Tuesday, 19 June 2018

Always a very relaxing experience, the staff are excellent.

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Visited On Wednesday, 13 June 2018

Afternoon tea lovely and setting amazing. Staff helpful. I asked for jam without seeds in due to a health condition but both jams had seeds in despite being told they didn’t which was a little frustrating. Other than that it was delightful

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Visited On Tuesday, 12 June 2018

Very attentive service and beautiful gardens!

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Visited On Sunday, 10 June 2018

Afternoon high tea was absolutely delicious especially the sweets which my wife and daughter thoroughly enjoyed. The only minor issue, which was soon rectified, was that the cappuccino was served just warm, on asking the waiting staff this was replaced immediately.

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Visited On Sunday, 20 May 2018

This was our third visit to Whatley Manor for afternoon tea and as before was a most enjoyable experience. Beautiful surroundings, lovely food and attentive staff. Highly recommended and will definitely return.

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