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Food For Thought

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2-3 Imber Court High Street, Cranbrook TN17 3DF, England
+44 1580 712878
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09:00 - 16:30
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London, United Kingdom
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135 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with a friend for lunch as I live in the area and have lunched in cranbrook many times but never here, reviews are excellent so thought we would give it a go. Will definitely be back. Lovely little gem of a place tucked away down a small alley on the high street, isn't a huge place but I... More 

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Thank LeaseB33
Cranbrook, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Very good menu at very reasonable prices. Well worth a visit for families, couples & friends. Hot Chocolate Deluxe was amazing. Menu looks like theres a very good choice. Will definately bring my for friends here for lunch.xx

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1 Thank FIONA B
Cranbrook, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

I've been walking by this lovely little restaurant for almost two years before I had a meal there and I have to say it's a shame I didn't go there sooner! The menu offers variety of sandwiches, jacket potatoes, breakfasts and others and with day specialities there is more that enough to choose from. The staff are very friendly, always... More 

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Thank jarmulkabambulka
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

The people who work here were lovely and very helpful. Had an delicious tuna sandwich which was well presented. I then had an excellent cream tea. It was the most well presented cream tea I have ever had. The scone was cut in half and gently warmed up. The cream came in a pot along with half strawberries in another.... More 

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Thank Jennifer L
Cranbrook, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

Very friendly staff...good food..reasonable price...nothing is too much trouble for the ladies.great find.Eat here regularly now that I have found it..good cakes and pies.

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Thank Hilda007
Canterbury, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

We came across this restaurant accidentally on a day trip to Cranbrook. I would thoroughly recommend it for lunches and snacks and the staff couldn't treat you better.

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Thank Libby W
Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

Not knowing the area we walked around then came across this delightful place, we had an excellent meal and the service was charming

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Thank Paddymm
Ashford, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

Had the most amazing blueberry and raspberry cake with fresh strawberries and fairy dust. Hubby had a lovely cheese and chive jacket potato. This place is the best around and well worth a visit. The ladies are so friendly and helpful. The choice of delights is excellent and in such pretty surroundings. Cant wait to go back. Other places could... More 

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South East England, UK
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

I like to come here for my English breakfast, coffee and a quiet read of the newspaper. The owners run a clean cheerful place. The pies and cakes all home made and more people need to discover it. Dave me a seat though

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

Lovely and relaxed setting with lovely food and even better service . All very personnel and more a friendly environment with babies

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Healthy, Cafe, British
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 16:30
Tuesday
09:00 - 16:30
Wednesday
09:00 - 16:30
Thursday
09:00 - 16:30
Friday
09:00 - 16:30
Saturday
09:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-3 Imber Court High Street, Cranbrook TN17 3DF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Cranbrook
  • Phone Number: +44 1580 712878
Description
At Food for Thought we are committed to providing customers with the best quality seasonal food at reasonable prices. Our reputation is based on using garden-fresh, locally sourced ingredients and our meals are freshly prepared to order. All our traditional, tasty meals are home cooked and we offer delicious vegetarian, gluten and dairy-free options. We aim to use organic ingredients and rapeseed cooking oil where possible and our teas and coffees are all Fairtrade. A daily selection of locally made pastries and desserts are available. We cater for all palates and are flexible to adapt our menu, hoping to ensure maximum satisfaction and full accommodation of your requirements. Opening six days a week, we welcome you to come, relax and unwind in either our heated inside-seating area or to bask in our secluded sunny garden. Not only are we buggy and wheel chair accessible, we have spacious accommodation for cyclers and their bikes, as well as behaved dogs. Food for Thought- always thinking of you.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?