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The AM Cafe

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170-172 High Street, Aldeburgh, England
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Dining options: Breakfast, Seating

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Yummy breakfast

My husband and I went to the AM Cafe for breakfast, it was very nice. I had mushrooms and tomato on toast and the flavour was delicious, my husband had a full English and thoroughly enjoyed it. Would return again.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 14, 2015
James P
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Chelmsford
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Norfolk, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015 via mobile

Popped in here today on a whim....amazing food and great service...somewhere not to be missed and very good value...Topnotch!!

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Thank Norfolktaster
Woodbridge, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015

A very, warm friendly, relaxing environment. Wonderfully caring attentive staff. A great selection of food, and have not experienced a more delicious plate of fish and chips ever, cooked to perfection time and time again... A thin light batter, soft melt-in-the-mouth cod, and chunky hand-cut chips. Their coffee is a real highlight and have enclosed a photo to illustrate, as... More 

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Thank thathappyman
Plymouth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

Highly recommend the crab and fish meals. All cakes are moist and light and delicious. Beautiful, simple food that is excellent value.

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Thank debbie d
Chelmsford
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4 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

My husband and I went to the AM Cafe for breakfast, it was very nice. I had mushrooms and tomato on toast and the flavour was delicious, my husband had a full English and thoroughly enjoyed it. Would return again.

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Thank James P
Leighton Buzzard
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104 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

There ought to be a "not bad" category for little cafes like this. Busy, slightly chaotic and with an eclectic menu, if it doesn't manage to exactly put joy on a plate, it does provide satisfying and perfectly edible dishes with a difference. Was that pomegranate and grape in the fruit crumble ? Good coffee.

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Thank Falconette
Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

It was a great surprise to enter this small establishment, and then be greeted with some great choices and great fresh food. Well worth a visit

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Thank Rodders R
Aldeburgh, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Cafe is attached to a small shop specialising in fresh fish and vegetables and these are the ingredients that appear on the menu. From staples such as fish pie or smoked haddock, creamy mashed potatoes with spinach to more exotic Pad Thai noodles with prawns there is something for all tastes. Everything is freshly prepared and tastes delicious. We, like... More 

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1 Thank Stephanie P
darcheryorks
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

Enjoyed an excellent lunch with locally sourced and freshly cooked ingredients whilst on holiday in Aldeburgh. Very pleasant environment and friendly and helpful staff.

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Tunbridge Wells
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013

The AM Cafe has been closed until recently following a fire. We went on a busy Bank Holiday Monday for brunch and were pleasantly surprised. I had simple but delicious toast and excellent coffee. The rest of my family had kippers - deemed delicious- and granola with yoghurt (unfortunately the compote was extremely sour). I will definitely return for brunch... More 

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2 Thank EdithSomerville
harrogate
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2012 via mobile

Ate here on a recommendation and really glad we did. We had swordfish on spicy noodles which was delicious and seabass with garlic potatoes, equally as good. Fresh home cooked food, good portions and friendly service. Just a shame they only open for dinner on Saturday's.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: 170-172 High Street, Aldeburgh, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Aldeburgh

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  • Cuisine: Cafe

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