Opening hours

Monday to Saturday

9am to 5pm

Closed on Sunday

The café is situated at 21 Friars Street in this quirky yet very charming four hundred year old Grade II listed premises.

Open for freshly cooked breakfast & pastries, light lunches & snacks and cream tea, the café offers one of the largest selection of teas . All of our food is made on the premises.


Please find attached our latest daily menu.

Daily Menu

Each day our black board shows the daily specials and is composed of a soup of the day, Starter of the day, a fish or meat main course, a vegetarian main course and a couple of desserts.

The deal is as follow:

2 courses @ £15 | 3 Courses @ £18

coffee included


Stuart Harling - Original oil paintings

Stuart Harling was born in Christchurch in 1947. He turned to painting after twenty years as a principal opera singer, performing at the Royal Opera House, English National Opera and other leading companies in the United Kingdom and Europe.

His work has been exhibited throughout East Anglia and in London, with commissions undertaken for corporate and private clients.

Stuart has lived in Suffolk for 34 years

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