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Waterfront Cafe

Loraine Way | Bramford, Ipswich IP8 4JS, England
+44 1473 830414
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“roast dinner” (4 reviews)
“water park” (9 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 3:00 PM Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Loraine Way | Bramford, Ipswich IP8 4JS, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A lovely breakfast. Lovely staff too. We will be back. Very good price as well. The drink is included in the price of the breakfast.

Thank queenie24
Reviewed 12 February 2018

First visit and we were not disappointed We have driven past this place many times and only yesterday 10.2.18 decided to have a look. Out in the country just outside Bramford the little diner sits beside the lakes, what a lovely setting. We arrived @...More

Thank Felixstowe2016
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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

We came here again with my cousin from Toronto. Great veggie breakfast 🍳. He had the full English. Very reasonable and extremely filling breakfast to the extent I could not face eating until the evening ! Recommend it for breakfast if you are staying in...More

Thank samirs64
Reviewed 21 December 2017

My husband and I called at the cafe on 20.12.17. We ordered a Christmas dinner, which was superblying good, pleasure to eat, can not prise this venue enough the meals are always excellent, and the staff are tidy, clean, well mannered and very efficient. Very...More

Thank Pat B
Reviewed 14 December 2017

Eat there regular when I am up that way. Well cooked breakfast and plenty of it. Can get very busy but have never failed to get a table to eat. Staff are very friendly and helpful. A good traditional café serving proper food.

Thank cochyn59
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

This is only my second visit to this cafe but I can honestly say it is already a firm favourite. The roast beef dinner today was delicious, a real home cooked meal with plenty of flavour and choice. A friend also had the sweet and...More

Thank Joanne C
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Arrived at around 10:45 and it was very busy, ordered a big breakfast and a small. The breakfasts were lovely and great value for money, and came within 15 minutes after ordering. The lady behind the till could do with being more friendly. The only...More

Thank Rachel W
Reviewed 19 November 2017

The Waterfront was recommended and we were not disappointed. The car park was pretty full with VW van convention, so many different colours and designs. I reckon they must meet up here on a regular basis. We arrived around 9.45 on a Sunday and the...More

Thank martyn_bryant
Reviewed 7 November 2017

if you haven't tried yet its a must a good old breakfast and a cuppa get there early if you don't like waiting, same really for dinner they have a very good menu and a good atmosphere and a wonderful view

Thank kenneth p
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Arrived at 10am on a Thursday morning. There was a queue and virtually every table was taken. Very popular with many white vans outside. Fortunately being a sunny day, many people were sitting outside and we managed to find a table. Breakfast here is without...More

Thank daveinkent44
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ivan s
13 February 2018|
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Response from Stephen G | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think they take bookings - use it at least once a week but have never seen anything reserved.
13 August 2017|
Response from plunet | Reviewed this property |
I doubt it, unless you could get a taxi to go collect your food for you.
12 April 2017|
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Response from glynn a | Reviewed this property |
Yes I think it is suitable for a vegan person
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Loraine Way | Bramford, Ipswich IP8 4JS, England (Formerly Waterfront Diner)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Ipswich
  • Phone Number: +44 1473 830414
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