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59A Thoroughfare, Halesworth IP19 8AR, England
+44 1986 873763
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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“sunday roast” (14 reviews)
“pastry” (11 reviews)
“bean chilli” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
59A Thoroughfare, Halesworth IP19 8AR, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I find I have to visit Edwards every month or so to see if the Sunday roast sensation has .... de-sensationed (is that a word?). I am pleased to report that it hasn't. Karen still has a witty tongue, but more importantly (for a restaurant...More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

He first thing you have to do is get used to the owner Karen. She is friendly and charming sometimes and other times you could be upset with her comments if you did not know her but she does not say things with intent. The...More

Thank Nigel B
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Yet another (yawn) Sunday roast at Edwards, 4 adults plus a (nearly) teen. Excellently cooked chicken, beef and lamb roast (not on the same plate) with appetising veg and potatoes (mash and roast). Yum. Shortcake had run out by the time desserts were ordered (tut!)...More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 18 February 2018

My husband booked lunch here for our family of two adults and two children - I was recently diagnosed coeliac and have to follow a strict gluten free diet. He phoned ahead to check they could cater for me and was assured that they could....More

1  Thank Jess O
Reviewed 16 February 2018

A wonderful place to go to , the owner Karen is just my cup of tea the banter she gives you is just great she talks to customers just like i use to after being in the retail trade for years , just go there...More

Thank Keith F
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Visited this fantastic little cafe/restaurant today for lunch with my mother. A really cosy little place with very small frontage so you could easily miss it walking past. From the outset everything was as most of us would wish, a very friendly & warm welcome...More

Thank Andy B
Reviewed 6 January 2018

You could walk by this small restaurant in Halesworth without realising what treats lie within. We went for Sunday lunch on Christmas Eve. The restaurant was fully booked and we received a very warm welcome by the owner even though she didn’t know us. The...More

Thank Susan L
Karen P, Owner at Edwards, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2018

Thank you Susan for leaving a review. I am so please you enjoyed your lunch we do pride our selfs in using local good quality ingredients. I look forward to seeing you again. Karen

Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

A big thank you to Kevin and Karen at Edwards Restaurant Halesworth Suffolk For a fantastic Christmas dinner food excellent atmosphere excellent thank you Karen and Kevin and Ryan for the entertainment 👍👍👍👍👍 If you was not there you missed out on a great Day...More

Thank Stepal W
Karen P, Owner at Edwards, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2018

I am so pleased you enjoyed on of the most special lunches of the year. We look forward to seeing you soon. Thank you Karen

Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Well. Fantastic. Our first visit for a Sunday lunch and we were not disappointed. Roast beef and SO much veg. All beautifully cooked and presented. Puddings are home cooked and all so very tasty. Decent wine and then a coffee to finish? Halesworth gem, scores...More

Thank Milezer51
Karen P, Owner at Edwards, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2018

Thank you for taking time to leave a review. I an please that you were no disappointed. Sunday lunches are popular and booking is advised. We look forward to seeing you soon. Karen

Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Called in at Edwards last Saturday for a bit of lunch and was given a very warm welcome.The food was very tasty and well presented and the passionfruit cheesecake was to die for! The friendliness and banter of the owner made our visit very enjoyable....More

Thank aliwoop
Karen P, Owner at Edwards, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2018

Thank you so much for leaving a review. And i am so pleased you enjoyed not only your lunch but the service. Hope to see you soon. Karen x

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14 January 2017|
Response from Ken W | Reviewed this property |
I believe they are, a large dog would be bit tight, restaurant is smallish, but the food is really good. Karen will take good care of you.
26 November 2016|
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Response from Karen P | Property representative |
Hi the postcode is IP19 8AR
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59A Thoroughfare, Halesworth IP19 8AR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Halesworth
  • Phone Number: +44 1986 873763
Edwards is a small family run eatery right in the middle of Halesworth, serving traditional homemade lunches cakes and pastries all food is made fresh on the premises, we offer a large selection of Gluten Free and free wifi. We also have a alcohol licences. We now serve food all day on Thursdays 12pm till 7.30pm.
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