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About

COVID UPDATE

Extra outdoor seating and socially distanced indoor seating.  Table service only.


Come aboard Maldon's historic barge "Resourceful"  for a memorable tearoom experience and help support our maritime heritage.  Listed as No 1 "Best Tearooms and Cafes in Britain" by Countryfile Magazine 2020.   Breakfasts, light lunches and afternoon teas, all cooked freshly on board supporting local suppliers.   Profits from the tearoom go towards supporting our other sailing barges.

Facilities

Other

  • Afternoon tea
  • Children's menu
  • Serve lunch
  • Take away service

Accessibility

  • Disabled access - Top deck suitable for customers with restricted mobility. Wheelchair access not available except during warmer months on outdoor seating.

Catering

  • Breakfast available
  • Cash accepted
  • Locally sourced produce
  • On-site catering
  • On-site light refreshments
  • Private rooms
  • Special diets available
  • Vegetarian diet available - And vegan

COVID-19 Response

  • 2m distancing in place
  • Capacity limit
  • Contactless payment possible
  • COVID-19 measures in place
  • COVID-19 risk assessment completed
  • COVID-19 staff training completed
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Food available during COVID-19 restrictions
  • Hand sanitizer available to visitors & staff
  • Open now
  • Outside seating
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Queuing system
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Socially distanced spaced seating
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Takeaway available

Groups

  • Facilities for groups

Leisure Facilities

  • Free WIFI

Meeting, Conference & Wedding Facilities

  • Facilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitality

Parking

  • Parking with charge

Property Facilities

  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Public toilets
  • WiFi or internet access

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

Map & Directions

Road Directions

By Road:Maldon Quay - from A12 South take A414 for Danbury and Maldon and follow into Maldon. Follow signs for town Centre and come down High Street. At bottom of high street, take left fork down Church Street to Quay. Parking at bottom of High Street in Edward Bright Close (Marked "P-Hythe Quay". From A12 North take exit for Witham and follow signs to Maldon.By Public transport: Timetables and information can be accessed via the public transport information partnership Traveline South East. Traveline allows you to plan journeys from and to a postcode, postal address, town or village, named station or stop, or point of interest. Call 0871 200 2233 to speak to an operator and plan your journey, or log onto www.travelinesoutheast.org.uk and simply type in where you are travelling from and to for a detailed trip summary.The nearest railway station is Witham, which is 7 miles away.

Topsail Charters - The Barge Tearooms

Type:Tea Room

Cooks Barge Yard, The Hythe, Maldon, Essex, CM9 5HN

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Tel01621 857567

Opening Times

* Available any day, any time.

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