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Abigails Tea Rooms

Village Arcade, 7 High Street, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3 4ED

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  • The venue is situated outside the centre of the town or city.
  • This venue is situated in St Albans.
  • The venue is not situated on a road which has a steep gradient.
  • The nearest mainline station is St Albans Abbey.

Opening Times

  • Monday 10:30 - 17:00.
  • Tuesday 10:30 - 17:00.
  • Wednesday 10:30 - 17:00.
  • Thursday 10:30 - 17:00.
  • Friday 10:30 - 17:00.
  • Saturday 10:30 - 17:00.
  • Sunday 10:30 - 17:00.


  • The venue does not have its own car park.

Outside Access (Main Entrance)

  • There is level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open away from you (push).
  • The doors are single width.
  • The doors are heavy.
  • The door opening is 70cm (2ft 4in) wide.
  • Comments
    • There is a moderate ramp (width 140cm) leading into the Village Arcade from the High Street.
    • There is a steep ramp (width 180 cm) leading into the Village Arcade from Waxhouse Gate.

Inside Access

  • There is level access to the service.
  • This venue does play background music.
  • Lighting levels are bright.

Eating and Drinking

  • Full table service is available.
  • No tables are permanently fixed.
  • No chairs are permanently fixed.
  • The distance between the floor and the lowest table is 75cm (2ft 6in).
  • Menus are hand held only.
  • Menus are not available in Braille.
  • Menus are not available in large print.
  • Menus are clearly written.
  • Menus are presented in contrasting colours.
  • The type of food served here is homemade light lunches.
  • Comments
    • The nearest table from the main entrance is 1 metre (3.3 feet) away.

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Additional Info

  • Staff do not receive disability awareness / equality training.
  • Drinking straws are available on request.
  • Comments
    • The photograph shows the steep ramped access to Village Arcade from Waxhouse Gate.