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Food For Thought

2-3 Imber Court High Street, Cranbrook TN17 3DF, England
+44 1580 712878
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Overview
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
9:00 AM - 4:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Healthy, Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2-3 Imber Court High Street, Cranbrook TN17 3DF, England
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1 - 10 of 94 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

I have recently eaten here and cannot fault the meal. The food was lovely and fresh and cooked to order. The staff were very helpful and friendly and the cafe itself was clean and fresh with none of the usual cooking smells that can sometimes...More

Thank mjackers
FoodForThoughtCafe, Owner at Food For Thought, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi, Thank you so much for your lovely review! Here at Food For Thought, our Café is spotless and we ensure cleanliness to the highest degree! Our signature smell is our Chefs freshly baked Cheese Scones tempting pallets! Please do visit again! Food For Thought...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The food was OK, but we were a little bit put off by a rather unpleasant smell of old chip fat pervading the place...More

Thank darra9
FoodForThoughtCafe, Owner at Food For Thought, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Darra, First of all, we are very confused about this review and can only apologise for your experience! As you can see from all our other reviews this has never before occurred! We do change our oil daily, have our fryers on for a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Cranbrook is a pretty little town but a bit short on nice places to eat! Thankfully someone recommended this lovely little cafe as we wouldn't have known it was there otherwise, down a little side street near the car park. It really is a little...More

Thank Mairetheresa
FoodForThoughtCafe, Owner at Food For Thought, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Mairetheresa We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit with us! We wish you lived closer too, but you are very welcome if you are ever in the area! Food For Thought Café

Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate lunch here with two friends (midweek). We just happened upon Food for Thought and were pleased we did! The food was delicious and freshly prepared. Service was efficient and polite. The price we paid was very reasonable. We will definitely return!

Thank Emms60
FoodForThoughtCafe, Owner at Food For Thought, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Emms60, Thank you for the great review, we would definately love to have you back! Food For Thought Café

Reviewed 13 September 2017

I've been here four or five times now, the first time with my wife and latterly by myself. On each occasion I/we have been most impressed. Friendly service, freshly prepared food, and a sun-trap courtyard for the warmer days. On the last few occasions I...More

Thank Chainhurstman
FoodForThoughtCafe, Owner at Food For Thought, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi, We love sitting in our courtyard too, however, our inside heaters ensure that our customers are more than comfortable when the weather is not on our side! Thank you for the lovely review, please do visit again! Food For Thought Café

Reviewed 9 September 2017

Great place to eat.nothing too much trouble...clean. friendly .welcoming.what ever you want Danny and Jane will do it for you...All in all a great place to be....no rush either...keep up the good work ladies.You are very much appreciated.

Thank discovery177
FoodForThoughtCafe, Owner at Food For Thought, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi, We are so happy to read such a lovely review! Food For Thought Café

Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Brilliant friendly service. Lovely setting, very pretty with all the beautiful hanging baskets. Seating inside and out. Coffee was great and the milkshakes were amazing. There fully loaded milkshakes will be a Great treat for children and adults alike. (Milkshake didn't last long enough for...More

Thank Pam M
FoodForThoughtCafe, Owner at Food For Thought, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Pam M, We now have even more flavours, cream, topping, fairy dust and extras than before! (The adults are also allowed fairy dust... if they're good!) We pride ourselves on the quality of our coffee and we are so happy to see our customers...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017

Stopped for lunch on a whim and turned out to be a lovely experience, our server ( Eleanor) was lovely, not overly attentive but there when needed, the food was great, simple, tasty, reasonable..what more can one ask for, well atmosphere... Simply lovely, the guys...More

Thank Ricardo H
FoodForThoughtCafe, Owner at Food For Thought, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Ricardo H, Thank you for the kind review, Eleanor is a prime example of our aim here at Food For Thought... "Always thinking of you!" We can't wait for your next visit. Food For Thought Café

Reviewed 6 September 2017

We stumbled across this cafe and so pleased we did! Service is fantastic, food is great and would highly recommend. They were great with the kids and the milkshakes look amazing!

Thank chloew
FoodForThoughtCafe, Owner at Food For Thought, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Chloew, We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit with us! Food For Thought Café

Reviewed 1 September 2017

My husband and I visited Cranbrook yesterday and as we arrived at lunchtime decided to get some lunch before browsing the shops. After parking in the centre of town the first place we saw was Costa, we don't like the big coffee shop chains and...More

Thank Dawn C
FoodForThoughtCafe, Owner at Food For Thought, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Dawn, Thank you for such a kind review! We are over the moon with your lovely comments, and we are so pleased you had such a nice time. Please do visit us again! Food For Thought Café

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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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