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David's Delicatessen

51 Gainsborough Street, Sudbury, England
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Ranked #5 of 75 restaurants in Sudbury
Cuisines: Delicatessen
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English first
leeds ,UK
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57 reviews 57 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014 NEW

It is not common in the UK but the coffee brand used here is popular in Madrid and how nice to see a real continental style crema on the top of the cup. It is quite strong but we loved it. One for real coffee lovers! Nice pastry too and a warm welcome . So good to see a coffee... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

A unique experience for me in this wonderfully, hospitable environment; no children, no piped music, provide a welcoming atmosphere. The delightful proprietor, David, and his super team, namely Ann and Kari, provide a consistently , warm welcome where nothing is too much trouble. Dishes are innovative and fresh--no pre-prepared meals in this establishment! If David provided rooms, I'd cheerfully move... More

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Sudbury, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

We have been going to David's Deli since it opened. We are always sure of a great welcome, a very friendly atmosphere and fantastic customer service by owner David and his right hand member of staff Ann. The menu is always changing and you can be assured of really fresh and local ingredients being used. There are always sufficient daily... More

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

I have been coming here for coffee and a bite to eat for about a year now. What is unique about this cafe is the fact that children are banned, so you can have a lovely cup of coffee and adult conversation in peace without some badly behaved brat screaming in your earhole! Plenty of reading material to choose from... More

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London, United Kingdom
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16 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

Had a lovely lunch. High quality products, excellent coffee and cake. Very hospitable staff. Only tiny thing - for a while there was a young man speaking very loudly on his mobile phone which was very intrusive so it would be good to have phonecalls banned!

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Sudbury, United Kingdom
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63 reviews 63 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

Went on a Saturday at 10.30 for late breakfast. It was full and the owner said he was unfortunately on his own due to illness, but someone came in shortly after we arrived to help. He was very apologetic to all customers making them aware of the situation. We were not in a hurry and were keen to try the... More

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64 reviews 64 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

I have popped into David's Deli on many occasions for a light lunch or coffee, High quality produce, good coffee grown up environment, Newspapers and magazines available and always good friendly service just about the best little café in the area and some very nice cheeses available too. Highly recommended.

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Sudbury, United Kingdom
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8 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

I had to comment on the fabulous Christmas hampers I got from David at the deli. I had 6 in total, 4 with port and cheese, (of which both items are lovely), and 2 large hampers with a huge variety of different products! If you're looking for something different, I can't praise these enough!!

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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

What a wonderful place, a true gem in Sudbury. This plan ticks all the boxes , location, quality of coffee, use of fine local produce, friendly/welcoming staff, ambience, excellent menu and food cooked and prepared to the highest standards. The ploughmans was delicious with the best chutney I've had and with some of the fine cheeses sourced from France. The... More

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London, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

Found this place when visiting a friend last Sunday. Forget Starbucks and Cafe Nero, the coffee here is the best. Food is also great. My friend's sandwich was made with freshly sliced ham which she said was beautiful and I had an excellent omelette. Lovely welcome and great service from the friendly girl that served us. Wonderful relaxed atmosphere, with... More

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