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Munnings Tea Room

The Crooked House | 7 High Street, Babergh District CO10 9RD, England
+44 7824 825623
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“clotted cream” (20 reviews)
“cakes” (70 reviews)
“coleslaw” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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The Crooked House | 7 High Street, Babergh District CO10 9RD, England
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1 - 10 of 236 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We'd been told that this was the place to go for decent coffee and scones. The welcome was underwhelming, the coffee very good and the scones lacking in taste and far too dry. Needless to say we won't be back.

Thank Fred_Simons
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Proper pot of tea, extra hot water. Triple deck sandwich - cheese and red onion chutney and salad & Mayo. Fresh, well filled and enough for two. We got the only table outside as the place was heaving. Not surprising really as a very nice...More

Thank Lesley C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After the initial slight problem (dirty cups? Was told they are vintage cups but with endeavour it is possible to get stains off vintage China we done it with a rub) We ordered the cheese scones, which apparently "had just came out of the oven"...More

1  Thank Thepottersnorwich
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I visited Lavenham today for the first time and stopped off at Munnings Tea Rooms. This is in The Crooked House in the High Street. We settled for a cream tea each and I have to say that it was delicious. They...More

Thank Alan A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter & I visited The Munnings Tea Room today, & what a lovely experience. The tea & cakes are so enjoyable & plentiful, lots of choice. The ladies all made us very welcome. The decor is authentic & so pretty, lovely paintings on the...More

Thank Marilyn H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you're after a true English afternoon tea experience, this is the place to go. The tea room is really small, it has 3 big tables inside and a small one outside (summer). We were lucky to find a spot! My friend and I shared...More

Thank Stella C
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We visited beautiful Lavenham with our two dogs and went to Munnings tearooms for a pot of tea and a coffee. All the cakes and scones looked wonderful but we did wish to eat along with our drinks as we were going to have an...More

1  Thank jaynemccusker
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

This is the perfect stop off while exploring Lavenham , the service with a smile is exemplary and fresh baked goodies for all tastes available , sweet and savoury so what could better than sitting outside and enjoying their delicious homemade scones and jams and...More

1  Thank stbuxhall
Reviewed 4 August 2017

We stopped here for a light lunch whilst in lovely Lavenham. The weather was nice so we sat outside, just one table anf two chairs, perfect for us. The Tea and sandwiches were very nice, a proper pot of tea and bone china cups. Service...More

Thank les s
Reviewed 2 August 2017

It was time for mid morning tea/ coffee break, so chose this delightful tea room, it offers a quirky feel, with lovely China cups and saucers, and lovely pot of tea,( with tea cozy) the cheese scones were large and tasty, and the carrot cake...More

Thank gailbh
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23 February 2015|
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Response from tuscany079 | Reviewed this property |
As the other reviews say above, this is a tea room - certainly no room for a pool!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Crooked House | 7 High Street, Babergh District CO10 9RD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Babergh District  >  Lavenham
  • Phone Number: +44 7824 825623
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