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Squiers of Southwold

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71 High Street, Southwold IP18 6DS, England
+44 1502 725635
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Essex, United Kingdom
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233 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 286 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Tea room in the rear of the shop, nice cake in old style tea room surroundings, decent service, sweet shop in the front with good selection of fancy chocs, Ice Cream Sundaes also available. and small Lunch menu. Would take Tea and cake here again

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Thank Beyondbangkok
Everett, Washington
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158 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

They have a lovely variety of chocolates and candies they do carry my favorites, Licorice pipes. Thank you.

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Thank Kenneth W
Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

Good find, however, £2 for half a pint of milk for a 4 year old was too much, not offered a child portion for breakfast and the food was piled onto small plates. That said, all was cooked very well.

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Thank norweigianwood1
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

We tried here with our children, no allowance where made by staff to allow them to share a drink between 2of them, there both preschool and ended wasting half there drinks

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Thank jgsuper
Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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175 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

We decided to go for a cream tea and came across this small cafe/restaurant in high street to rear of shop. It looked like a pleasant spot and there were cream teas on the menu. We ordered and then waited for our tea to arrive. Once it arrived we were disappointed with the cream tea. The tea was fine but... More 

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Thank malcolm c
RAZJ, Owner at Squiers of Southwold, responded to this review

I'm sorry you were dissatisfied with your cream tea Malcolm, if you had if made it clear to one of our waitresses we would of tried to remedy your dissatisfaction. We don't have or advertise our cream teas with clotted cream-a West Country tradition! We do however serve fresh, whipped cream which will would not of been runny or off... More 

Kidderminster, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

A delightful little place behind a sweet shop. Seemed very busy at lunchtime. Friendly staff and the meals looked and smelt good. We just had coffee and I had a tea cake.

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Thank Karen H
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

Popped in for lunch as most other places were full. After having our meal we were glad that the other places were full! My wife had lamb chops and they turned up with mashed potato, 6 veggies and the extra gravy that she had requested. As far as we were concerned the staff were excellent and the time taken for... More 

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Thank BucksTraveller-7
Harlow, England, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

Always seemed busy at lunch time. We only ordered 'soup of the day' but had to wait nearly 20 minutes for it to arrive.

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Thank Roystyn
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016

Squiers is a very quaint old-fashioned sweet shop in the Main Street of Southwold. However it also has a very cosy tearoom behind. The service was adequate but spoiled somewhat by female teenage staff who quite obviously, and perhaps understandably, looked as though they would much rather be just about anywhere else's! The very excellent scones with the cream tea... More 

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Thank Richard W
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016 via mobile

Only popped in for a cup of tea but got seduced by the cream tea on offer. 2 warm fruit scones each, served with butter, jam and whipped cream. We thoroughly enjoyed it and treated ourselves to some sweets from the huge selection in the shop as we left. You go through the sweet shop to get to the tea... More 

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Thank Stuart R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$3 - $10
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Soups
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 High Street, Southwold IP18 6DS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Southwold
  • Phone Number: +44 1502 725635

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