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Florence Cafe

21 St. James Street, King's Lynn PE30 5DA, England
+44 1553 770500
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“cakes” (27 reviews)
“panini” (4 reviews)
“lovely tea” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, British
$$ - $$$
21 St. James Street, King's Lynn PE30 5DA, England
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Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

We went here for a baby's shower. Very helpful and friendly staff. Freshly made cakes and good selection of scones, jams and tea.

1  Thank Sarah M
Reviewed July 22, 2017

It's bigger than it looks from outside, with tables on three levels and a couple outside at the back, and when we called they were all occupied. Despite this, the service was good and the food nice. It's mostly snacks and cakes, with afternoon tea,...More

1  Thank Jeff1903
Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

Lovely late lunch at Florences on Friday. Always enjoy the relaxed atmosphere and the wide choice of treats. Took home some jam and just enjoyed with croissants. A great example of local business at its best. Look forward to our next trip.

2  Thank Sharon F
Reviewed May 8, 2017

Was recommended by a friend. Food very good especially the cakes. Could do with an spruce up, decor makes it look shabby.

1  Thank Zakster1Z
Reviewed May 4, 2017

I had a lovely afternoon with my friend from Norwich. We had a lovely catch up with friendly, chatty staff, excellent choice of delicious cakes and scones. All homemade, even the jams. There was a massive choice of 'speciality teas' all served on cute china...More

3  Thank Janet D
Reviewed March 13, 2017

On a cold miserable February afternoon called into the Florence Cafe - to get warm more than expecting great things. What a surprise! Lovely tea and a great choice of cakes - many suitable for vegetarians and vegans

3  Thank CAARCH
Reviewed March 4, 2017

Popped in for afternoon tea, we were not disappointed, loose leaf tea and homemade cakes...delicious ! Very friendly staff and quick service, looking forward to going back soon.

3  Thank Susan S
Reviewed February 11, 2017

I've been there first time 9 years ago and immediately felt in love. We sat upstairs next to the big window and had a lovely lunch with a tea (that was the first moment I liked English style of jacket potatoes - cottage cheese and...More

3  Thank Aneta F
Reviewed November 1, 2016

The cafe didn't seem very inviting and lacked atmosphere but the waitress was very welcoming ad the food was very good indeed. A choice of proper teas, tasty sandwiches and excellent scones and cakes, all freshly prepared and served on pretty china. There was plenty...More

4  Thank greypet
Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

I visit Florences cafe fairly regularly and need say no more. Staff are friendly, accommodating and more than happy to meet dietary requirements where possible. The menu is traditional of a cafe, sandwiches, soup, jacket potatoes etc and also offer a specials board with home...More

2  Thank Rachel S
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Questions & Answers
March 20, 2017|
Response from V-Unit | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have high chairs available
May 21, 2016|
Response from Amanda B |
Hello yes we always have two or three gluten free cakes . Plus we do gluten free sandwiches , wraps and panini .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 St. James Street, King's Lynn PE30 5DA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  King's Lynn
  • Phone Number: +44 1553 770500
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