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Jesters Cafe

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10 Castle Orchard, Bungay NR35 1DD, England
+44 1986 896485
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Loddon Norwich, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My daughter and I popped into Jesters one sunny morning for a pot of tea and a snack. Service was good. Pot of tea for 2 made 3 cups each. Homemade sausage roll and cheese scone were lovely. Very good value as well.

Thank L T
Bungay, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been to Jesters a few times as it's quite convenient with the small outside courtyard as we have a young child. However, every time I visit I feel disappointed. The mature staff, dare I say it, always come across as a little abrupt and grumpy and do not seem to have much patience for a small toddler. The last... More 

Thank lucy_gardneruk
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I rated them only very good, after all we only popped in for a quick hot chocolate whilst taking the dog for a dander round Bungay. As we walked in we spotted the sign outside that boldly stated in fairly small lettering mind you that they had the 'best hot chocolate in Bungay'. We'd already been heading in for a... More 

Thank brighth0use
Maldon, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed March 10, 2017

I wanted a cup of tea about 4.15 pm and Bungay was beginning to shut but Jesters happily served me and I learnt a lot of useful history about the castle and the town from the owner. Will definitely visit again

Thank Clare U
Norwich, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed February 12, 2017

Delivers good food, always hot and good value. Each time though I have felt a bit rushed and both women are a bit abrupt. After my last visit one of the women couldn't wait to take our plates and in fact lent over my friend which we found very rude. We will not be using Jesters again, great shame as... More 

Thank chocoholic1bbq17
London, England, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed February 4, 2017

Stopped in on route to taking the children to visit the castle. Very glad we did. Staff were very friendly and accommodating. The menu caters for children, vegetarians and my own appetite, not only are the prices very reasonable, the portion sizes are certain to satisfy even the hungriest of explorers. Very happy to recommend this place to all hungry... More 

Thank Simon C
Pulham Market, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed February 4, 2017

Tucked away behind the Main Street,right next to the castle,is this lovely little cafe,we've been here lots of times,the food portions are generous,nothing fancy here,just well cooked simple food at a very reasonable price,also they do the best hot chocolates around ( the White chocolate with raspberry & the peanut butter are to die for ),I've seen a few negative... More 

Thank johnkineavy
Morecambe, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed January 29, 2017 via mobile

Popped in here on a few occasions, nice place to sit outside during summer and a warm restaurant during the winter months. Good range of drinks and food with friendly and efficient service

Thank Harry_Gunter
Norwich, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed December 11, 2016

Lovely tea room, ideal for lunches as well as tea/coffee and cake. All of the food is homemade as are the majority of the cakes. It's very reasonably priced with lovely portion sizes. In the summer, or in mild weather, it's lovely to sit in the courtyard.

Thank kassa59
Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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249 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed December 7, 2016 via mobile

Small tearoom close to castle and town centre Seating inside and out. We only had drinks but food and cakes being served looked very tempting - next time!

Thank malcolm c

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$6 - $13
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Castle Orchard, Bungay NR35 1DD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Bungay
  • Phone Number: +44 1986 896485
Jesters is a coffee shop located in the market town of Bungay Suffolk. All Jesters food is prepared daily on the premises and meals are made to order. The menu includes home-made cakes, home-made scones, panini's, jacket potatoes, tea cakes, sausage rolls, home-made soup and much more. Jesters also offers a selection of gluten and dairy free cakes and meals, just ask for details! We have been told we serve the BEST hot chocolate in Bungay, so why not come in and try for yourself.

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