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Darsham Nurseries Cafe

Main Road, Darsham, Saxmundham IP17 3PW, England
+44 1728 667022
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (15 reviews)
“bread” (17 reviews)
“pancakes” (3 reviews)
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Middle Eastern, Cafe, British, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Main Road, Darsham, Saxmundham IP17 3PW, England
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Reviewed yesterday

"I want to stay for coffee just to prolong the experience". And that was from the people at the table next to us for dinner. "The best meal I've ever had". We were so pleased to hear this. Just how we feel and we've been...More

Thank Rellim57
Reviewed 1 week ago

An outstanding breakfast. Freshly cooked food. Excellent (bottomless) pot of filter Brazilian Santos coffee. Warm friendly staff. Excellent interior and location. We visited on a few occasions during our recent stay. Simply excellent.

Thank WalterLockhart
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here to visit the Nursery, see the photographic exhibition in the cafe. While there we had coffee and a snack and were totally and pleasantly surprised by the quality and taste of the food. Service too was excellent. A very enjoyable interlude.

Thank Rvwr2012
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Once again an outstanding meal at Darsham Nurseries. Myself and my daughter shared three dishes that were all delicious but the spring cabbage was exceptional. There were so many interesting dishes to choose from and plenty of choice for meat eaters, vegetarians and vegan eaters....More

Thank Debra P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A weekend break in Suffolk ended with a visit to Darsham Nurseries and its cafe. Not only was there a plant area , a cafe but also a small shop with some very good quality items for inside the home and for use in the...More

Thank David N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent menu of very different dishes served by great team in a quirky cafe atmosphere. Beautiful garden area.

Thank Jeremy N
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

What a find. Wonderful staff, dining room (and outside tables), food provenance and cooking. True pride in the offer. A thoughtful menu, perhaps like English tapas in that you order for the table and share dishes. Pump Street bakery bread and cakes a bonus. Recommended.

Thank SajNorfolk
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Eating outside is always a pleasure when the sun is out, but not when the price is extortionate. £16 for two shallow bowls each containing about 4 tablespoons of dhal plus extra for bread to eat with it...Good dhal but no better than my own,...More

2  Thank JackumBrown
Reviewed 13 May 2018

This place is exceptional. Don't be put off by the nomenclature 'cafe'. The food is worthy of a Micheline star. We recently visited for the second time and our experience was as exciting as the first earlier this year. After purchasing some lovely plants and...More

Thank michaelbanks7
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Tucked away inside nursery close to main road A12 offers a frequently changing choice of "small plates" including nuts and seeds such as beetroot & orange, charred leeks& romesco, grilled spring cabbage, chilli butter & toasted almonds. plus charcuterie, confit lamb, haunch of venison, all...More

Thank tommillerjones
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30 November 2017|
Response from BCC37 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they welcome dogs.
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yes, we saw people with dogs x
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$26
Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, Darsham, Saxmundham IP17 3PW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Saxmundham  >  Darsham
  • Phone Number: +44 1728 667022
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