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The Common Room Cafe/Restaurant

22 Bridge Street, Framlingham IP13 9AH, England
+44 1728 768238
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (9 reviews)
“pancakes” (12 reviews)
“eggy bread” (8 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
22 Bridge Street, Framlingham IP13 9AH, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a little cafe but they do serve the best breakfasts. From full English to avocado and eggs it's amazing food. They have games around the side for kids to play anr newspapers. It's a very chilled out place to eat and quiet with...More

Thank erinpurves
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We found this through tripadvisor when in fram and we’re delighted we did. We both enjoyed a delicious lunch - bacon, Brie & chutney baguette and pancake with sugar and lemon - and splurged on a milkshake. Highly recommended.

Thank ajb540
Reviewed 6 days ago

Gosh how I love the Common Room! It's the only place I eat in Fram. We went yesterday for Father's Day. The five of us all had a wonderful meal (three roast beefs, outstanding and huge portion), full English and pancakes. When my daughter spilt...More

Thank mrsgaskell2017
Reviewed 16 May 2018

I visit this cafe every time I am in Framlingham (usually for Sues outstanding Welsh Rarebit). I have also attended George & Sues themed evenings (French, Steak, Curry etc) whenever I can, these are always popular and the atmosphere great fun. The food quality is...More

Thank SuffolkChap
Reviewed 19 April 2018

Popped in here whilst visiting the town for the day. Friendly service and a good selection from the menu or the specials board. I had a very nice pancake and crispy bacon with maple syrup and the wife had a rather good spiced tomato soup,...More

Thank SFM1959
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Every time I go in, the food and the atmosphere are amazing! It’s welcoming and warm and the people who work there are lovely😃 Highly recommended!

1  Thank Sonia M
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Love this place.. Great Food, good atmosphere, friendly staff, sensible pricing. Could do with bigger premises as can't always get a table which is a little frustrating... But, hey, can't have it all

1  Thank tpc123
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Already huge fans of this delightful establishment, we booked it for our long awaited Christmas do in mid March. George's Steak Nights sell out quickly, so we were very pleased to be able to bag a table. The atmosphere was lovely with low lights and...More

Thank mrsgaskell2017
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Heard great things about this place and finally got there yesterday for a steak night with some friends and we were not disappointed.It is cosy,quirky,friendly and the food was delicious and plentiful.A hidden gem in the lovely little town of Framlingham.Will be a regular from...More

Thank Duffy1960
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Solid homemade food offering better than you'd expect. Quirky place yet very cosy with always a warm welcome. Fast efficient service.

1  Thank keld115
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22 May 2017|
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Response from George B | Property representative |
I'm afraid that due the size of our premises we have a toilet but no ramp or grab rail. Very sorry
Caroline F
22 September 2016|
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Response from Bruce H | Reviewed this property |
I don't have children, but in my opinion the place is too small. There really isn't much space. If memory serves, I think there were about eight tables. Some of them could seat four; others only two, but they were fairly... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$16
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
09:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Bridge Street, Framlingham IP13 9AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Framlingham
  • Phone Number: +44 1728 768238
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Social cafe providing high quality food at affordable prices, in a relaxing and friendly atmosphere. Everything we serve is sourced as locally as possible, and is all prepared and cooked on the premises.
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