The Barge Tearooms

Come aboard Maldon’s historic sailing barge Hydrogen for a unique tearoom experience.


Moored on Maldon’s picturesque Hythe Quay, step onboard our beautiful Edwardian sailing barge for a memorable tearoom experience and help support part of our nation’s maritime heritage.

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You can enjoy breakfast, light lunches and afternoon tea, with fresh ingredients supplied from the High Street including Buntings Butchers, Greens and Crusty Loaf. Our delicious cakes, scones, mini quiches and soups are all cooked on board daily in the galley.

Central Heating for colder days with deck seating for winter sun.

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Our Menu:

All our produce is homemade fresh on board the barge and we pride ourselves in using local Maldon High Street suppliers; Buntings, Green’s of Maldon & the Crusty Loaf.

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barge sailing trips and weekends away on the East Coast

East Coast River Cruises

Enjoy a Topsail River Cruise at one of these locations:

  • Ipswich
  • Maldon
  • Brightlingsea
  • Gravesend
  • London

Our Barges can accommodate up to 50 guests sailing, and up to 80 on the Quayside.