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59A Thoroughfare, Halesworth IP19 8AR, England
+44 1986 873763
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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
59A Thoroughfare, Halesworth IP19 8AR, England
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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

I went to Edwards for Sunday lunch the food was as good as I have ever had such a most warmly and welcoming restaurant staff are very friendly A1 excellent service Just like having lunch with the family would recommend this restaurant to anybody you...More

Thank mrstepal
Karen P, Owner at Edwards, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

I am so pleased you enjoyed you Sunday Lunch with us. And look forward to seeing you again soon. Regards Karen x

Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Awesome food! Amazing staff! Always made feel welcome and suitable special dietary requirements are covered. Well worth a visit.

Thank Vicki W
Karen P, Owner at Edwards, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Thank you for taking time to leave a review. We do try hard to accommodate as many people and thier needs as possible. We look forward to seeing you soon. Teagarden Karen x

Reviewed 2 November 2017

We were surprised to see one of the latest reviews for Edwards as this bears no relationship to the restaurant that we enjoy going to on a regular basis. The restaurant is clean and has been tastefully refurbished in recent times. The food is always...More

Thank Mysteryfoodtaster
Karen P, Owner at Edwards, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. It is alway great to receive reviews from our regular customers. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Regards Karen x

Reviewed 1 November 2017

Ok,one up from a greasy spoon,food is average,if a bit expensive,the decor is somewhat faded and dark and the service is a bit iffy,there are better caffs in the town,maybe I caught it on an off day,but I don't feel that I want to repeat...More

Thank nickrowlerson
Karen P, Owner at Edwards, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We have never in 10 years been referred to as "one up from a greasy spoon, average,expensive, or having faded or dark decor. Neither have we ever been called a Caff !. We do use...More

Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

On one of THE most beautiful October days in living memory, we stopped at Edwards, in the hope that we could invest in a late breakfast at the mid point of our 10 mile Sunday walk. We weren’t disappointed. Lovely toast and locally made ginger...More

1  Thank Milezer51
Karen P, Owner at Edwards, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Although we do not serve breakfast on sunday mornings we do open at 11am for coffee and tea and if you are lucky and “i like you!” toast. We do serve traditional sunday lunch from 12pm. Booking is advised. I look forward to see you...More

Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We popped in for a light breakfast and were pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food. Edwards has been beautiful refurbished since my last visit. Small friendly cafe. To enjoy a light meal or a big feast. Tucked in between the vegetable shop and...More

Thank Margaret F
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Wanted to have Sunday lunch on route to Southwold, found Edwards on Tripadvisor search and the reviews were very good. Booked a table (advisable) the food was smashing, veg done just right, BIG portions, couldn't fault it. Service was outstanding, kept asking if everything was...More

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Fresh, filling lunch. No room for lovely desserts..maybe next time. Friendly community based cafe. Could not fault prawn jacket and the over ful omelette.. Nice coffee too. Gluten free options too

Thank Maureen S
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Only a small cafe, but really good home cooked food. Clean and cosy. The Staff are all very friendly, helpful and full of fun.

Thank Pearl E
Reviewed 29 September 2017

You could walk past a dozen times and miss the door, but once discovered - its great. Just like Mum used to make. Quality food, local veg-perfectly cooked. Everything we've had there from toasties to a full lunch has been very good. Offering small portions...More

Thank angela W
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Questions & Answers
13 January 2017|
Response from Ken W | Reviewed this property |
I believe they are, a large dog would be bit tight, restaurant is smallish, but the food is really good. Karen will take good care of you.
25 November 2016|
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Response from Karen P | Property representative |
Hi the postcode is IP19 8AR
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59A Thoroughfare, Halesworth IP19 8AR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Halesworth
  • Phone Number: +44 1986 873763
Edwards is a small family run eatery right in the middle of Halesworth, serving traditional homemade lunches cakes and pastries all food is made fresh on the premises, we offer a large selection of Gluten Free and free wifi. We also have a alcohol licences. We now serve food all day on Thursdays 12pm till 7.30pm.
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