Top Three for Tea – Surrey Life Awards

Top Three for Tea – Surrey Life Awards

We narrowly missed out on being named Tea Shop of the Year at an esteemed Surrey awards ceremony – but making the top three was amazing. Only in our second year, our much-loved tearoom faced stiff competition from around the county just to be nominated for the...
Ultimate Victoria sponge – A Date with Cake

Ultimate Victoria sponge – A Date with Cake

One of the most Popular Cakes At Dotty’s is a Victoria Sponge cake! Here we have a Q&A with Dotty Royalty, my amazingly fantastic Mum Jenny. Thanks Mum. What are the origins of a Victoria Sponge? Well it is so called because Queen Victoria had a slice with...
Dottys 1st Birthday Goes With a Swing

Dottys 1st Birthday Goes With a Swing

Dotty’s Teahouse turned back time in Carshalton on Saturday 20th May with a 1940s-themed party to celebrate its successful first year. Landgirl dungarees and knotted head scarves, military uniforms, rolled hair and wartime music were the order of the day as we shared...
We won Best Newcomer Award!

We won Best Newcomer Award!

Having opened in May 2016 we were thrilled to learn just a few months in that we had made the shortlist in the ‘Best Newcomer’ category in the Surrey Life Magazine Food and Drink Awards. We had absolutely no idea who we were up against until we received the all...