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Cragg Sisters Tearoom

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110 High Street, Aldeburgh IP15 5AB, England
07813 552 181
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Today
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations

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  • 73
    Excellent
  • 41
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
VERY GOOD INDEED!!!

Visited this tearoom twice over the Easter fortnight. On both occasions we were made most welcome. The tearoom was busy on both our visits. Service was very good. Our sandwich, cakes and drinks were well prepared and presented. The premises are small and therefore gets full easily. Very small... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
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Salamander Bay, Australia
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126 reviews 126 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

As my wife's family had long time connections to Aldeburgh we had a day there with my mother in law(92 years). As she had known the Tea Rooms since the Cragg sisters owned it we dropped in for afternoon tea. They did not have espresso coffee so my wife did not order anything. The 'older' member of the family ordered... More 

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nottinghamGB
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25 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Visited this tearoom twice over the Easter fortnight. On both occasions we were made most welcome. The tearoom was busy on both our visits. Service was very good. Our sandwich, cakes and drinks were well prepared and presented. The premises are small and therefore gets full easily. Very small outdoor seating area at rear is very nice in sunny weather.... More 

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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Visited Cragg Sisters Tearoom several times during our latest stay in Aldeburgh. Always made very welcome and given great service. All of the food we had, Sandwiches, cake, scones and tea and coffee were good quality. All in all an excellent experience.

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Bit of a cool welcome but member of staff soon warmed up. We were allowed to take the dog in with us which was nice. Only reason I gave this 'average' was that two sandwiches, two cups of tea and a very ordinary bit of cake came to £18. Was very busy when we were there so kept getting bumped... More 

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Wool Dorset
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35 reviews 35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Called in for a cup of coffee, lovely little place, excellent coffee, great service and very reasonably priced for Aldeburgh

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London, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

We were in Aldeburgh for a short visit and stumbled upon this lovely tea room. It was so quaint inside! The service was fantastic! We asked for some tea as we couldn't choose - there were so many options! The lady brought us some really lovely tea. I had the absolutely scrumptious coffee cake, and ate far too much cake... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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66 reviews 66 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

You come to expect fresh contents on fresh bread when eating out but the sandwiches here surpassed expectations. The choice of teas was outstanding, the Assam without milk was so refreshing.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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72 reviews 72 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

We called in late one Sunday afternoon. The tea room had an old fashioned look to it and an old fashioned way of dealing with customers - very helpful and polite. The cream tea was lovely and plenty of home cakes on also to be had. Three words describe this tea room, quaint, delightful and lovely

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Colchester, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Me, my husband and 3 daughters went to Aldeburgh after an hr and 30min drive to see a picture our 5 yr old daughter had on display at the young arts exhibition 2015 on mothering Sunday. After coming out of the exhibition our 5 yr old was desperate to use a toilet. We asked someone if they knew of public... More 

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Essex UK
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194 reviews 194 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

It was very busy when we stopped at Cragg Sisters Tearooms, as it was during the literary festival. However, service went on in an efficient, speedy and unflustered manner. I chose and apple and ginger sponge. It was amazing! Moist and delicious. The elderflower white tea was a perfect accompaniment. A perfect snack n a very pleasant atmosphere.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 110 High Street, Aldeburgh IP15 5AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Aldeburgh
  • Phone Number: 07813 552 181

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: British
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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