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Thorpeness Emporium

Opposite the Meare, Aldeburgh Road, Thorpeness, England
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Great place to hang out on a cold day

Lots of fresh cakes and pastries. Coffee, tea etc all options. Nice view of the mere if you sit... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Sinbad06
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Tampa, Florida
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PLEASE DO NOT SMILE (OR BREATHE) IN THE SHOP

It is with great regret that I will not be returning to this magical kingdom of racist toys and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
alxndrfrncs
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Worcester, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good44%
  • Average23%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“bric a brac” (3 reviews)
“second hand” (2 reviews)
“star wars” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Opposite the Meare, Aldeburgh Road, Thorpeness, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lots of fresh cakes and pastries. Coffee, tea etc all options. Nice view of the mere if you sit outside and easy access to all of the sites and the beach. Toilets were immaculate:) Spent over 30 minutes looking in the shop at the antiques...More

Thank Sinbad06
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is with great regret that I will not be returning to this magical kingdom of racist toys and British Library-bought Harry Potter scarves still in their cellophane. From the second my friends and I stepped in, to the moment we left after being treated...More

1  Thank alxndrfrncs
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Great place for breakfast but had to eat outside as it was so busy - January not a month to be seated outside! The staff as ever were very friendly and the food and service good. Need more indoor space. No signs / notices as...More

Thank yvonne_2305
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

An antiques shop maybe or brick a brac in my view. Prices seem a little inconsistent but some interesting stock.

Thank Damian3279
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

My friend picked up a great coffee table for less than £20! My children loved the Star Wars collection. Always got great bargains here!

Thank Bev P
Reviewed 1 July 2017

It's a nice place to browse, but quite small. It has a variety of goods for sale, some of which are quite interesting.

Thank Karen G
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

We came across the emporium by chance . We spent over an hour looking round . Some very interesting items. Right next to The Kitchen , so a lovely day out

Thank Lorraine m
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Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

We had a walk around the village but really struggled to get a bite to eat as everywhere was full due to bad weather , but we went into this little gem and purchased a few god deals 😀

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Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Words fail me - almost. And I am a writer and author! The emporium is a serendipity (if you enthuse over such establishments), or an embarrassment, if you don't. It is an enchanting treasure trove of all things magical, mystical and amazing, from Matchbox toys...More

Thank Barrie L
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Located next to the "Kitchen" we always spend a while in here as the eclectic collection of items will appeal to everyone. From Vinyl records to Star Wars toys and Nic nacs of all sorts young and old will find something to buy , we...More

Thank sam6585
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