Tea-rooms and cafés in Suffolk

Whether you’re wanting a cup of tea or coffee, perhaps even treat yourself to a slice of cake, or fancy a meal made from fresh, local ingredients; you’ll find our cafés and tea-rooms in Suffolk great places to indulge.

Dunwich Heath tearoom lookout

Dunwich's tearoom with a coastal view 

Located in the old coastguard cottages at Dunwich Heath, pop in for a drink or a bite to eat from the seasonal menu. With an open fire to keep you toasty on cooler days or a fresh sea breeze in the summer, dogs are welcome and the view from the lookout is a great spot for watching wildlife.

Flatford Bridge

Flatford's riverside tearoom in the heart of Constable Country 

Right next door to the beautiful 16th-century thatched Bridge Cottage, the riverside tea-room at Flatford with its large window enables you to enjoy views along the River Stour.

A couple sitting down enjoying a cup of tea in Ickworth's West Wing

Enjoy an Italian twist at Ickworth 

Suffolk's little Italy. Ickworth offers a delicious selection of food throughout the year. The West Wing Café, Squash Court Café and Porter’s Lodge Café all offer a mouth watering choice of hot food, snacks and a great cup of coffee. Why not take tea in the Orangery?

Tasty cakes in Lavenham Guildhall's sunlit tearoom

Treat yourself in Lavenham's Tudor tea-room 

Lavenham is one of the best preserved medieval villages in England. If you're visiting the village or Guildhall and want to stop for a bite to eat, call in for a freshly brewed cup of tea and one of our scrumptious scones.

Close up photo of a fruit scone topped with clotted cream and jam

Small but sweet at Melford Hall 

Come and enjoy our newly styled ‘Old Kitchen Café’ in what was the 1950s kitchen. Out small but friendly team will be able to tempt you with a wider range of freshly made food using ethically sourced ingredients. Choose from homemade soup or savoury one-pots, freshly prepared sandwiches or hot sausage rolls.

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