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Cafe 1885

Snape Bridge | Nr Aldeburgh, Snape IP17 1SR, England
+44 1728 687980
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“blt” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Snape Bridge | Nr Aldeburgh, Snape IP17 1SR, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Based in Snape Maltings Cafe 1885 provides attractive and tasty lunches and snacks. After nearly 2 hours on the road we stopped off to look around the Maltings and have lunch. We sampled the all day breakfast, star of the show a rather large sauasage,...More

Thank Puttmans
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After looking around the rest of the centre, tea and cake was a definite need to be quenched. Cafe 1885 filled the requirement perfectly. Tea and coffee were lovely and the staff incredibly welcoming and friendly. The scones were good too. Not a huge amount...More

Thank PeteElbow
SnapeMaltings, Catering Manager at Cafe 1885, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review and I'm delighted that you enjoyed your visit. We have a range of different choices of places to eat on Snape Maltings site and usually our Tea Shop offers a larger range of typical "Afternoon Tea" choices. I hope you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been here before but not been very impressed with the service. This time we were efficiently and quickly looked after and the cream tea for two with scones and carrot cake was just the job. As someone else has said it would be a...More

Thank doversole
SnapeMaltings, Catering Manager at Cafe 1885, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank-you for your comments. We are really pleased to hear that you enjoyed the food and service on your recent visit to Café 1885. We will take on board your feedback regarding clearer signage and look at how we can improve this for the future.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love Snape Maltings and this Café was really handy, to sit outside in the sun with our beloved Puggies, we had to order separately as you can't go into the café with a dog , no problem with that at all , just meant...More

Thank Stevie1954
SnapeMaltings, Retail Administrator at Cafe 1885, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and glad that you enjoyed the sunshine to sit outside at our Tea Shop. Our site offers several cafes and restaurants: the TeaShop, where you can sit outside, is Counter service. Cafe 1885, located on the first floor of House...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visited for lunch on a weekday when it was not too busy. We had a large table with a highchair away from the till so it wasn't too hot (although still warm) Between us we tried the halloumi, mushrooms on toast, breads and side...More

Thank Boggins6
SnapeMaltings, Catering Manager at Cafe 1885, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback and I apologise that you did not find the standard of service as high as we aspire to. However I am glad you enjoyed your food and hope you will return to try Cafe 1885 again in the future.

Reviewed 9 August 2017

Visited here a few weeks ago, have previously been once before where we had no issues. Love Snape Malting's as a place but will not be visiting this restaurant ever again. One of the staff told me I couldn't count was very smug and rude...More

Thank er110616
SnapeMaltings, Catering Manager at Cafe 1885, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank-you for your comments. We are disappointed to hear that on this visit you found the quality of food and service were not to the standard expected. This is certainly not the standard we aim for and hope you will try Café 1885 again in...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017

Over the years my wife and I have eaten at Cafe 1885 several times, and have always been pleased, sometimes even delighted, by the quality of the food on offer. Unlike, one recent reviewer we have always found the staff to be helpful, informed and...More

Thank Seeker222
SnapeMaltings, Catering Manager at Cafe 1885, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank-you for your comments. We look forward to seeing you again soon.”

Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

To the Chef I have just had lunch today and I would like to commend the Chef on the pass today. The Smoked Mackerel salad my partner was immense, full of textures and flavours. I had the BLT with a side order of the chunky...More

Thank chefmorris
SnapeMaltings, Retail manager at Cafe 1885, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Your praise of the food you enjoyed in Cafe 1885 is appreciated and has been passed on to the Chef. Thank you.

Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Large group of friends came here for breakfast, - food was amazing! Sausages were huge, bread was chunky and tea was lovely. The food wasn't cheap but is worth it and all our food came out at the same time. The thing that let the...More

Thank sarahnathxander
SnapeMaltings, Restaurant Manager at Cafe 1885, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank-you for your comments. We are disappointed to hear that on this visit you found the quality of service was not to the standard expected. This is certainly not what we aim for and hope you will try Café 1885 again in the future.

Reviewed 2 August 2017

We've visited three times and each time the food and service is even better. My husband's favourite Eggs Benedict was not on the menu this time, but he was very impressed with his smoked salmon and scrambled egg dish. My Welsh Rarebit was even better...More

Thank Polly M
SnapeMaltings, Retail Administrator at Cafe 1885, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are delighted that you enjoyed your meal so much and look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

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Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Snape Bridge | Nr Aldeburgh, Snape IP17 1SR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Snape
  • Phone Number: +44 1728 687980
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