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The Deli & Cafe at the Chilli Farm

Chilli Farm Norwich Road | Mendlesham, Suffolk., Stowmarket IP14 5NQ, England
+44 1449 766344
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (5 reviews)
“chilli” (19 reviews)
“scones” (16 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Delicatessen, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Chilli Farm Norwich Road | Mendlesham, Suffolk., Stowmarket IP14 5NQ, England
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1 - 10 of 128 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the cart lodge ,home from home every thing you could wish for,in the open countryside,so for a relaxing long weekend it is ideal,sit on he decking watching the world go bye or up to the deli for a bit of food.the lodge...More

Thank anthony h
Adrian N, Owner at The Deli & Cafe at the Chilli Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Tony & Lorraine for your kind words, we're so glad you enjoyed your anniversary weekend.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here today for a Sunday morning "can't be bothered to cook" trip. You know the one, had a few beers the night before and just think let someone else cook. Well this place is very very nice. The food is well cooked, looks and...More

1  Thank Nick C
Julie D, Owner at The Deli & Cafe at the Chilli Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Morning Nick C Thank you for your kind review, really appreciated. Looking forward to seeing you again, regards Julie.

Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Needed to pick up lunch en route and spotted this deli whilst driving. Wish I had a bit more time to look around as there were a couple of interesting looking independent shops there but will do that another time..we're often in the area so...More

Thank AliH8691
Julie D, Owner at The Deli & Cafe at the Chilli Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Morning Ali H, Thank you so much for your kind review, really appreciate it. Kind regards Julie.

Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We flew past this place on the way to Lowestoft, blink and you miss, not many advanced signs. Beautiful and quaint, lovely gardens, clean toilets and a shop full of plenty of gorgeous produce. We chose a deli mixed platter, olives and a homemade pork...More

Thank Darren R
Julie D, Owner at The Deli & Cafe at the Chilli Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Darren Thank you so much for your kind review, hopefully see you again soon, Kind regards Julie.

Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Just called in here for breakfast, great friendly service and lovely food. Sat in my favourite seat by the upstairs window looking out over the fields. Can also recommend the goats cheese salad with rosemary and chilli sweet potato wedges, which I'm rather partial to....More

Thank Anne B
Julie D, Owner at The Deli & Cafe at the Chilli Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Anne Thank you so much for your kind review, hopefully see you soon, thanks Julie.

Reviewed 22 July 2017

I use the Deli and Cafe often. I find the place deserving of its '5' score on the door for hygiene. I find the staff welcoming and friendly, I regularly take my grandchildren with me to purchase their lovely bread, cheese, olives, cakes and super...More

Thank doris708
Julie D, Owner at The Deli & Cafe at the Chilli Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your excellent review, we really appreciate it, Thanks again, julie.

Reviewed 8 July 2017

Stopped for a break in journey. Very helpful and pleasant staff. Food was great and you could eat it outside. Worth a visit.

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We stopped here for a quick cup of tea on the way home from a long weekend in Norfolk. The Shop is very impressive in its range of chilli-based products as well as it's deli counter of cheeses, meats and pastries. I had a pot...More

Thank Shazza_030711
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Well worth a visit great character great location friendly staff and great food. Will be back. Nice coffee.

Thank Ralph P
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Wife & I out on one of our jolly outs wife spotted the sign says you hungry ? Silly question for me. it is a bit hard to spot its on the A140 right in the shadow of the huge TV tower. Anyway settles down...More

Thank David L
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I'm sorry for the late response but I believe the shop opens at 9am.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$14
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 16:00
Monday
09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 16:00
Thursday
09:00 - 16:00
Friday
09:00 - 16:00
Saturday
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chilli Farm Norwich Road | Mendlesham, Suffolk., Stowmarket IP14 5NQ, England (Formerly The Deli)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Stowmarket
  • Phone Number: +44 1449 766344
  • E-mail
Description
Our passion for all things delicious is at the heart of what we do. Our cafe offers light lunches, homemade cakes & scones, great coffee, and much more.We also have a shop full of yummy goodies...locally sourced items always take precedence, but you will also find exciting flavours from the rest of the world. Every product is individually selected and we are constantly sourcing new produce and suppliers that we think you might like! We offer a welcoming and relaxed atmosphere, alongside personal and knowledgeable service. We look forward to seeing you soon at the Deli.
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