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Adnams Cafe

4 Drayman Square, Southwold IP18 6GB, England
+44 1502 725612
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“sausage rolls” (36 reviews)
“scones” (28 reviews)
“cake” (29 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4 Drayman Square, Southwold IP18 6GB, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

No trip to Southwold would be complete without a visit here and as an Adnams beer fan this coupled with some great food as well as the shop makes for an excellent pit stop. From cakes and savouries to main dishes there should be something...More

Thank Ray P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly, lovely menu, fab outside tables in quiet pretty courtyard, inside seating excellent, just loved it.

1  Thank 666Suzi666
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Returned here on a recent visit to Southwold and had a lovely snack in the cafe. The shop is always worth a visit too.

Thank VRobbo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a great experience the food was excellent, plentiful and so tasty. Staff friendly helpful and knowledgable. Welcomed our dog Hattie and therefore made our experience so much better. Loved the shop, Adnams really got their marketing sorted. You could sample their wonderful gin! Staff...More

1  Thank Smiffy1955
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had an exceptional lunch here for 2 for £16. The high quality platter of ham ,smoked salmon ,pork pie salad, two types of cheese and lovely bread ,admans own pickle was more than enough for us. We also appreciated the excellent informed service and...More

Thank Seashingle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

At the back of the main brewery shop with a nice seating area outside which is pleasant on a sunny day. The main part of the cafe is light and airy. At the rear of the cafe there's a variety of kitchen gadgets on sale....More

Thank nichemarket
Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

Had breakfast / early lunch. Food was very good. Only thing that detracted was the tea. I ordered tea for two. It arrived in a larger pot than tea for one, but only one tea bag was added. This not discovered until I had poured...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

Great place to stop for a lovely sausage roll and a very nice tea, all presented very well and staff were very friendly.

Thank Simon H
Reviewed April 10, 2018

Had a great breakfast in Adnams cafe - we chose a quiet morning with prompt and friendly service. We chose it as we wanted to have a look a round in the shop - checking out all the beer - and it was stumbling distance...More

Thank bamb100
Reviewed April 8, 2018

we both had the sausage sandwich which was tasty and very filling.We both had lattes with extra shots which ended costing something like £3.80 I think? which was very expensive.

Thank iansue1964
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Drayman Square, Southwold IP18 6GB, England (Formerly Adnams Cellar and Kitchen Store)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Southwold
  • Phone Number: +44 1502 725612
  • E-mail
The Adnams Café offers a stunning location to take a break from the hustle and bustle of Southwold. Enjoy freshly baked breads and cakes, fresh salads and soups and hot meals all served to your table by our friendly staff. Take the opportunity to relax on seating areas created using the old copper stills from the brewery or outside in our picturesque courtyard. And if you needed more incentive to visit then there's free Wifi too!
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