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Darsham Nurseries Cafe

Main Road, Darsham, Saxmundham IP17 3PW, England
+44 1728 667022
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Middle Eastern, Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Main Road, Darsham, Saxmundham IP17 3PW, England
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Reviewed yesterday

What a joy to find a restaurant where the chef uses their imagination to provide some of the best vegetarian food I have ever tasted. Cannot recommend this cafe enough. Forget all the pre-conceptions about food served at garden centres - this does not deserve...More

1  Thank Ann C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We walked in for lunch one day dead on 12, the restaurant was already packed. We were lucky enough to get the last table and so glad we did. Not being Vegeterian at all, we decided to have what would feel a health kick and...More

Thank ThurlowC
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It's not often I use such a clichéd acronym, but... OMG!! What a find this place is. We had a lunch of Pump Street Bakery sourdough with a delicious olive oil; their house Kimchi, which was crunchy and spicy and delicious; Beetroot, cow's curd, and...More

1  Thank Steven H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I always drive past this place and thought, I might aswell stop as I’ve heard the breakfasts are lovely, which are a lie because they are amazing! I had the Turkish eggs with pancakes instead of sourdough. Wish I took a picture as it looked...More

1  Thank KTGremline
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I have often passed by on our travels, but never stopped, thinking this was as any other garden centre cafe. What a pleasant surprise. The ambience and decor are lovely. The menu is so different, offering small but filling dishes of restaurant...More

1  Thank Angela D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always interesting menu, freshly sourced ingredients and freshly prepared. Delicious combinations of flavours and textures. Lemon posset always my downfall - delicious!

Thank Sally I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Its not easy to casually stop here on the busy A12, you can easily miss it and maybe think it was another 'garden centre'. We'd visited previously looking for plants but this time we came for lunch and were very pleasantly surprised, the food was...More

Thank AlisonL65
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

My mum and I come have been coming here for a treat lunch every so often for over a year now. I recommend this place to anyone I know who's coming to suffolk as one of the top attractions. Incredibly delicious, experimental food, quality ingredients,...More

2  Thank Marguerite C
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Lunch today was one of several visits. Wonderful friendly and well informed 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. Superb...More

1  Thank SajNorfolk
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

We had arranged to meet friends here for tea...I had suggested it , so I felt responsible for the choice of venue . At 3:00 there was no tea and cakes on offer..... No effort was made to offer anything else ..some savouries..some homemade biscuits...More

Thank Terry H
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stuart w
30 November 2017|
Response from BCC37 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they welcome dogs.
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30 November 2017|
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Response from Kelly E | Reviewed this property |
yes, we saw people with dogs x
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$26
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, 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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 15:00
09:30 - 16:30
09:30 - 16:30
09:30 - 16:30
09:30 - 16:30
09:30 - 16:30
09:30 - 16:30
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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