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Tiffin's Tea Emporium

Drury House, Hall Street, | Long Melford, Long Melford, Babergh District CO10 9JT, England
+44 1787 827911
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tiffin” (64 reviews)
“cake” (44 reviews)
“scones” (48 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
Drury House, Hall Street, | Long Melford, Long Melford, Babergh District CO10 9JT, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What would have been a pleasant spot of late morning tea and cake was marred by the rude waitress. It would appear she was doing us a massive favour by allowing us to spend our money at this place, especially when we could have gone...More

2  Thank ben m
Faye L, Owner at Tiffin's Tea Emporium, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, i am very sorry to read some negative comments on your review and can only apologise for any shortcomings you have felt by the way of our staff, i can assure you that we take our customers opinions seriously and the majority of reviews...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called into this charming looking little tea shop for elevenses on Saturday 14 Oct. Party comprised of my husband and I, my in laws and our little dog. My husband and father in law went into the shop and due to us having a dog...More

1  Thank Mrs M
Faye L, Owner at Tiffin's Tea Emporium, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

This is more of a statement than a reply to any prospective customer reading this poor review, here at Tiffin's we have the most friendly and loyal staff you can possibly have and who will give all of our customers a friendly welcome which 90%...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter treated me to afternoon tea here for my birthday. It was absolutely delicious. The rolls were really tasty with 3 different types of filling, followed by scones with cream and jam, homemade cake and little pots of yoghurt type desserts decorated with pieces...More

Thank 7brancaster
Faye L, Owner at Tiffin's Tea Emporium, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your wonderful review, we are so please you enjoyed your birthday treat at Tiffin's, we look forward to welcoming you back again :-) thank you once again for your lovely comments.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very quaint little tea room in the heart of Long Melford, polite and helpful staff, amazing and really delicious cakes with large portions, highly recommended.

Thank John N
Faye L, Owner at Tiffin's Tea Emporium, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for leaving a positive review, we are very pleased to hear you enjoyed our cake selection and hope to see you again soon, thank you :-)

Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Visited Tiffins for afternoon tea on Saturday. We booked in advance because we know it can be very busy. The afternoon tea was nice. We were able to change one of the fillings in the sandwiches which was appreciated. The sandwiches are in fact 3...More

1  Thank Joann K
Faye L, Owner at Tiffin's Tea Emporium, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time out to give us a reasonable review, we listen to all of our customers comments, positive and negative and always look to strive for perfection and will certainly try to achieve excellence for all of our customers who visit.

Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

We were in Long Melford for the afternoon and I did a quick trip search and found Tiffins. You order as you go in if you're just having cake, then find a table. This looks like a converted house, so there are tables in different...More

Thank NichaUk
Faye L, Owner at Tiffin's Tea Emporium, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to review Tiffin's, we are pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit and enjoyed our tea room :-) we hope to see you return in the future.

Reviewed 29 August 2017

We didn't have time to eat in the tea room as it was quite late but bought some delicious cakes to eat at home. Very tasty, great portions and very competitively priced.

Thank frequentflyersuffolk
Faye L, Owner at Tiffin's Tea Emporium, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely comments, we hope you have a chance to revisit again to try our delicious lunches too :-)

Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

I went here with my Mum after my Auntie recommended it to us. My Mum and I often 'tea room hop' and it's safe to say Tiffins is one of our favourites. The staff are so friendly and clearly take pride in their business which...More

Thank Zoe C
Faye L, Owner at Tiffin's Tea Emporium, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your wonderful review, we are so grateful to read your lovely comments and so pleased you enjoy visiting our tea room, we wish you well at university and look forward to welcoming you back soon :-)

Reviewed 12 July 2017

met faye and hubby on holiday and would love to go to the shop and have one of her high teas. all food and drink look great and everyone must be friendly as this great couple are. thanks for your help with the kitten. (no...More

Thank 555lenna
Faye L, Owner at Tiffin's Tea Emporium, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2017

Hi Lenna, so pleased to hear from you and thank you for your kind words, it was a pleasure meeting you my lovely and if you are ever in our part of town we hope you can visit one day to try the best afternoon...More

Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Was very disappointed 😔. Normally I rate this place very highly, but it's gone down hill? The staff didn't know what they were doing! And the food was really not that greatMore

1  Thank Louise D R
Faye L, Owner at Tiffin's Tea Emporium, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2017

I am very sorry to read such a negative review, firstly all of our staff are long term and usually our service is impeccable although we have accepted a work placement for a couple of weeks recently who actually has been brilliant in our eyes...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 16
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Monday
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Drury House, Hall Street, | Long Melford, Long Melford, Babergh District CO10 9JT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Babergh District  >  Long Melford
  • Phone Number: +44 1787 827911
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Description
Tiffins Tea Emporium is under new management and with free wifi welcomes you to come and relax and enjoy our re-designed tea room with a choice of breakfast, light lunches and a variety of tea and not forgetting our new range of fabulous home made cakes. We have also introduced freshly ground Colombian arabica coffee beans for the non tea lovers along with our Jaccs flavoured coffee choices and honeycomb hot chocolate. We pride ourselves with our attentive service and relaxed atmosphere and would very much like for you to stop by and say hello and try our famous afternoon tea.
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