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Market Cross Restaurant

15A Market Place, Swaffham PE37 7AB, England
+44 1760 336671
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“whitebait” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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15A Market Place, Swaffham PE37 7AB, England
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Reviewed 26 March 2017

This is a very pleasant restaurant/cafe. The staff were attentive, friendly, and polite (despite my service rating below). The food was good without being exceptional. However, the service was extremely slow. We waited over 40 minutes for food, and another 15 for coffee. We will...More

Thank Stancokl53
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Stopped off with hubby for lunch today. Coffee was nice and hot and not too strong for a latte. I chose goat's cheese and onion marmalade while hubby had crayfish tails with Marie Rose sauce. We both opted for the warm ciabatta which was just...More

Thank girlsnitein666
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Called in for a quick coffee with my husband. Although twice the price of my usual place, the coffee was good and there was a very busy atmosphere, as this is a popular venue. Staff were friendly and attentive, seats upstairs were like a sitting...More

Thank OlneyJane
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

I've just waited over 25 minutes for a jacket potato with ham, cheese and mushroom with a salad garnish. The young woman serving did apologise though and offered to get me something else.

Thank Matthew T
Reviewed 26 February 2017

I have been meaning to submit a review for a few weeks, Lovely place, great atmosphere, friendly owner, home cooked food & great value for money. A little gem of a place that's well worth a visit.

Thank Scott B
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

First time I've ever been to swaffham we stopped here for a browse on a tour of norfolk and popped in to the market cross cafe for a drink and I must say the hot chocolate was the best I've ever had! We sat downstairs...More

Thank Karen a
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

We visited on Saturday morning, staff welcoming and friendly. Looks inviting from the outside, cute decorations. Had the full fry up, good portion size. Would have been nice to have a breakfast menu with choices and prices, had I have known the fry up came...More

Thank C B
Reviewed 5 February 2017

When we saw the menu, everything was too fancy with prices to match. Even the hit chocolate needed a mortgage

Thank Ann N
Reviewed 1 February 2017

I was treated to an afternoon tea for my birthday, and what a treat it was! We sat in a cosy corner by a lovely log burner and was waited on by attentive lovely staff. The food was first class, a good variety of sandwiches,...More

Thank Sally H
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch on Monday, lovely little cafe, wood burning stove, and busy!! Service was efficient, wife had ham ciabatta which was very nice, I had ham and mustard on whole grain even though I asked for white but no biggy!! My only observation...More

Thank chefbynite
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15 January 2018|
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Response from charliegay2016 | Reviewed this property |
No there were no gift vouchers involved and I wasn't aware of any scheme like that in operation at this restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15A Market Place, Swaffham PE37 7AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Swaffham
  • Phone Number: +44 1760 336671
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