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Tiffin's Tea Emporium

Drury House, Hall Street, | Long Melford, Long Melford, Babergh District CO10 9JT, England
+44 1787 827911
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Drury House, Hall Street, | Long Melford, Long Melford, Babergh District CO10 9JT, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

met faye and hubby on holiday and would love to go to the shop and have one of her high teas. all food and drink look great and everyone must be friendly as this great couple are. thanks for your help with the kitten. (no...More

Thank 555lenna
Faye L, Owner at Tiffin's Tea Emporium, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Lenna, so pleased to hear from you and thank you for your kind words, it was a pleasure meeting you my lovely and if you are ever in our part of town we hope you can visit one day to try the best afternoon...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was very disappointed 😔. Normally I rate this place very highly, but it's gone down hill? The staff didn't know what they were doing! And the food was really not that greatMore

Thank Louise D R
Faye L, Owner at Tiffin's Tea Emporium, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

I am very sorry to read such a negative review, firstly all of our staff are long term and usually our service is impeccable although we have accepted a work placement for a couple of weeks recently who actually has been brilliant in our eyes...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here today, lovely quaint tearoom, very enjoyable sandwich, well presented with salad and crisps and good quality bread. Prices were reasonable and staff very friendly and helpful. Cakes looked amazing but unfortunately we didn't have room to try, but will save that for the...More

Thank Sue H
Faye L, Owner at Tiffin's Tea Emporium, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for taking the time to give us a good review, we are please you enjoyed your visit and hope you will return to try our fabulous cakes 🍰

Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely fresh strawberry tea, no cake this time because of my diet but would definitely return and recommend.

Thank Sharpe26
Faye L, Owner at Tiffin's Tea Emporium, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for the good review and positive feedback, hopefully you can return to try some of our lovely cakes 🍰 Also we have additional additional seating at the rear and upstairs and also a beautiful courtyard as well as our front room 😁

Reviewed 25 May 2017

Took my Mum & Uncle for a bite to eat today as it was my Mums' birthday. What a lovely place, Such a great choice of drinks, food & cakes set in the most relaxing atmosphere. Would certainly recommend the Rarebit with locally produced chutney...More

Thank H3CJN
Faye L, Owner at Tiffin's Tea Emporium, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your lovely review, we really appreciate the positive feedback and really pleased you enjoyed your visit 😁

Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Went to Tiffins anticipating their excellent full English for Saturday brunch. What a disappointment to discover that they've taken it off the menu and now only offer a variety of decidedly average quality sandwiches. As they're cooking bacon, sausage, egg, why is it so difficult...More

Thank Ian P
Faye L, Owner at Tiffin's Tea Emporium, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Hi, thanks for your feedback and you will be pleased to know the full English is back on the menu permanently, here at Tiffin's we do like to update our menu to keep things fresh and we would have always prepared a full English if...More

Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Well what can i say...we had a fantastic time at this tea room.. amazing quick service...lovely staff...very helpul..and full knowledge of the flavours of the vast teas . We had the Tiffins afternoon tea...the sandwhiches were delicious..the cakes were very nice...and we had the Tiffins...More

Thank shrekess
Faye L, Owner at Tiffin's Tea Emporium, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Thank you for such wonderful comments and so pleased you enjoyed your visit and that your daughter enjoyed her birthday treat with us :-) we look forward to welcoming you back to Tiffin's again

Reviewed 24 April 2017

The cakes were delicious and I love the variety of teas available. However, the customer service left a lot to be desired. We had booked a table for 5 people and admittedly we turned up as an 8 BUT were willing to split up, however...More

1  Thank Fiona O
Faye L, Owner at Tiffin's Tea Emporium, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Hi, thank you for your feedback regarding your visit, we are sorry to hear you were not entirely satisfied with your visit and i can only apologise if you felt our service was not up to our usual standard but as you can appreciate it...More

Reviewed 16 April 2017

Excellent home made cakes (and a wide variety) are available here. Also, a very good selection of teas - Orange Oolong being my favourite. With all the choices in Long Melford give this one a try!

Thank lifebeginsatfifty
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Went for afternoon tea for my birthday. The choices and quilaity of cakes are superb, additionally the the staff were excellent and very welcoming. The only issue I would have is the price, I think over 15 pounds for a sandwich, slice of cake, a...More

1  Thank asharsenal23
Faye L, Owner at Tiffin's Tea Emporium, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2017

Thank you for your positive comments and pleased you enjoyed your visit, we do try and offer good value for money with our menus on offer and sorry you felt it was slightly excessive, thank you for your feedback.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$16
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 16:30
Tuesday
10:00 - 16:30
Wednesday
10:00 - 16:30
Thursday
10:00 - 16:30
Friday
10:00 - 16:30
Saturday
10:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Drury House, Hall Street, | Long Melford, Long Melford, Babergh District CO10 9JT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Babergh District  >  Long Melford
  • Phone Number: +44 1787 827911
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Description
Tiffins Tea Emporium is under new management and with free wifi welcomes you to come and relax and enjoy our re-designed tea room with a choice of breakfast, light lunches and a variety of tea and not forgetting our new range of fabulous home made cakes. We have also introduced freshly ground Colombian arabica coffee beans for the non tea lovers along with our Jaccs flavoured coffee choices and honeycomb hot chocolate. We pride ourselves with our attentive service and relaxed atmosphere and would very much like for you to stop by and say hello and try our famous afternoon tea.
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