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Sweetmeats Tea Rooms

71 Water Street | Sudbury, CO10 9RW, Babergh District, England
+44 1787 248442
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (23 reviews)
“jambalaya” (3 reviews)
“scones” (19 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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71 Water Street | Sudbury, CO10 9RW, Babergh District, England
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1 - 10 of 115 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were enjoying a lovely sunny October day when it temporarily changed! Because we were upstairs, the lady, kind of ushered us through to the cafe, we knew we had made a big mistake. Butvwe felt stuck! The man was obviously majorly stressed, banging, clattering,...More

Thank Victoria O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There were four of us going to lunch. Rather squeezed surroundings. As there were four chairs jammed around a single table that would normally seat just two we asked if we could join two tables with four chairs. We didn’t think this unreasonable as the...More

Thank Dibs61
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This cafe has a large menu with many vegetarian & vegan choices. I had a vegetarian spaghetti bolanaise which was a bit sweet for my liking but otherwise delicious and my friend had a lentil stroganoff which she thoroughly enjoyed. These were served promptly &...More

Thank Lindyloo128
Reviewed 7 October 2017

What a find! This fantastic café and Deli run by Paul and his wife Hannah was great. Wandering in we were surprised to find a real throwback. The ambient jazz music suited us fine, the food and service was impeccable and we had a thoroughly...More

Thank Mary O
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Had lunch at Sweetmeats today, very varied menu, meal was perfect, lots of flavour, great portions, exellent price and service, will be back

Thank enigma60
Reviewed 7 August 2017

This venue offers a good range of interesting flavours, some commercially bought in others made on the premises, I was keen to get stuck in but wasn't particularly inspired - this may stem from the standard of ice-cream to which I've become accustomed at home...More

Thank AndyMcGonegal
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Just was all a bit shabby and didn't feel made too welcome. Wife had carrot cake- wafer thin and not pleasant - scone I had was freshly cooked but more like a rock cake. When we came to pay told it was cash only -...More

2  Thank IainShaddick
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Popped into this tea room to have a relaxed bite to eat and a drink. Leaving reviews is not something I normally do, but felt this experience needed a review. The man cooking was very grumpy and stressed and banging about in the kitchen area,...More

1  Thank pennyfarthingday
Reviewed 27 May 2017

The ice creams are fantastic and homemade. We sat upstairs for lunch and were given very generous portions for the crumpets and the jacket potatoes had heaps of filling. Good scones, too. I've seen very mixed reviews for this place, particularly about the service. The...More

Thank ShweNaga
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Very good food and great customer service. Made to feel very welcome. Would come here again next time we visit Lavenham.

Thank LondonStods
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 Water Street | Sudbury, CO10 9RW, Babergh District, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Babergh District  >  Lavenham
  • Phone Number: +44 1787 248442
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