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2-3 Rose & Crown Walk, Saffron Walden CB10 1JH, England
01799 522892
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8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We went for a family birthday brunch and we were really disappointed. The scrambled eggs were more like dry mashed hard boiled eggs, and the full English was also below par. Even the coffee was not right. We were really surprised and will not be returning.

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Thank CharlieBTravels
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

So we chose this little cafe for our informal wedding reception, starting with a phone call Deborah who runs this cafe was very helpful and accommodating from the beginning with everything we asked having the I can do that and would love to help attitude which on your big day is just what you want to hear. We called down... More 

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Thank James A
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is our cafe of choice when we visit Saffron Walden. I like the fact there is waitress service but mostly I like the menu. It is good, wholesome food whether you're there for lunch or a cup of tea and a piece of cake. The staff are always friendly and efficient. My only advice is choose your table carefully... More 

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maslerdanch
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, friendly and excellent value. Lovely toasted, salad, sandwiches and cake. Great coffee. Range of local Tiptree products and an extensive specials board.

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Thank maslerdanch
London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited the Courtyard in Saffron Walden on Saturday 30th July. This was my first visit to the tearooms, I would just like to say what a lovely experience I had. I was swiftly greeted by a very 'smiley' lady, seated with a menu and told about the specials they had for the day. The young lady returned and took... More 

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Thank happychappy650
london
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51 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

Quaint tea room set in a courtyard. Reasonable coffee and cake for £3.50. Great on a nice day to sit in the courtyard after visiting the nearby market on Saturday.

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Thank gteorge
Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Called in for a light lunch one Friday. We had a pot of tea, sandwiches and chips to share. Service was polite, courteous and timely. The sandwiches were well made and tasty, chips were excellent. We could of done with some additional hot water with the pot of tea, as there wasn't quiet enough for two cups each. But the... More 

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Thank HCPugwash
Spalding, United Kingdom
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99 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

Wow!! We had scone and a pot of tea absolutely fantastic. The best scones ever. Staff were friendly and helpful definitely go again X

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Thank snoopyandgeorge
Newmarket, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

Sat with my companion outside in the sunshine and chose off the menu. Served straight away at counter inside by efficient staff. Drinks arrived first and shortly after the food (sandwich and a ploughman's arrived) All very delicious and value for money. Although fairly busy tables were being cleared and other orders were going out at a good rate.

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Thank K B
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016

Having ordered hot drinks and sandwiches we thought they would arrive close together, sadly this isn't the case here. Our hot drinks were finished, although we'd made them last a song as we could, long before our sandwiches arrived. The cafe wasn't overly busy but the staff had no focus on what was happening and how long customers were waiting.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Cafe, British
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-3 Rose & Crown Walk, Saffron Walden CB10 1JH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Saffron Walden
  • Phone Number: 01799 522892

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?