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Alder Carr Farm

Alder Carr Farm Needham Market, Ipswich IP6 8LX, England
+44 1449 720820
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Peaceful place to walkabout and enjoy

Lovely place to eat or just relax with a cuppa. Shops and pick your own fruit. Or just pop in for a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Amanda W
Lovely quaint little place in the countryside

Popped in here for a cup of tea and slice of cake with my sister and 2 year old niece. Great farm... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2017
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Our award-winning farm shop & deli is overflowing with lovely produce. You will find our own highland beef, free-range eggs and award-winning fruit ice cream as well as locally produced food and pick your own fruit and vegetables in season. There's lots going on - why not browse the craft shops or visit our play area and farm animals? Our Farm Nature Trail is very popular too, but make sure you bring your wellies!
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“cakes” (9 reviews)
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Alder Carr Farm Needham Market, Ipswich IP6 8LX, England
+44 1449 720820
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely place to eat or just relax with a cuppa. Shops and pick your own fruit. Or just pop in for a lemonade snd ice cream from the well stocked farm shop.

Thank Amanda W
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Popped in here for a cup of tea and slice of cake with my sister and 2 year old niece. Great farm shop, cafe, mini garden centre and other craft type shops. Various cakes to choose from and a huge piece of cake was served!!...More

Thank SuziS79
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Delicious food from an extensive menu for breakfast, brunch, lunch and afternoon tea. There is much that is locally sourced (probably from the shop) and the cakes are homemade. Whatever meal you go for you will find ot hard to go home without a cake!

Thank Snodi
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Recently visited Alder Carr farm shop and was pleasantly surprised. Good quality produced and reasonably priced. They also sell plants which were the best I've seen in a while and again very competitively priced. Unfortunately we didn't have the same experience in the cafe. I...More

Thank rcasid
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Great place, superb oak frame dining area which is just gorgeous and so light. Staff were super helpful and very chirpy. Drinks were very good. Not pricey. Will defo go back here to sample the cakes as they looked lovely and I really was sad...More

Thank ukpandagirl
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Got taken here to have breakfast by my brother, it was a vey nice place, "full english breakfast" very good, will definately be returning.

Thank Mervyn S
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Lovely farm shop with a wide range of produce and gifts. And of course their award winning ice cream is available to buy, which I highly recommend. Worth a visit.

Thank Alex B
Reviewed 29 June 2016

The farms restaurant offers a wonderful choice of homemade luncheon specials, sandwiches, stuffed baked potatoes with a choice of fillings and delicious desserts. The farm has homemade products in its own shop along with a cute little shop offering local made jewelry and other goodies....More

Thank PanAm1961
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Went here with friends for tea and scones, we should have booked I was so surprised how busy they were, luckily we got a table but only for 1 hour. The craft shops are nice as was the farm shop, the food I bought although...More

Thank pickwick250
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

A random Google search for 'Breakfast on our way to Woodbridge' which turned out to be an excellent breakfast. Very very popular, beautiful setting, and ended up being one of the best breakfasts we have had. There are lots of little individual shops on site...More

Thank Valerie-Anne B
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