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The Lemontree Bistro

3 Church Street, Framlingham IP13 9BQ, England
+44 1728 621232
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
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LOCATION
3 Church Street, Framlingham IP13 9BQ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant atmosphere, great vegan rice, friendly staff and the friendly manager's sense of humour is nothing short of funny. 10/10 keep it up!

Thank Eduard G
lemontreefram, Manager at The Lemontree Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. We hope to see you again soon :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pleasant enough place. Shame the manager thinks it's ok to make fun of his customers. Not appreciated.More

Thank David T
lemontreefram, Manager at The Lemontree Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you for your feedback. Our customers are really important to us and we do our very best to ensure that everyone feels welcome and has a lovely time during their visit. We would never wish to make anyone feel uncomfortable and would certainly...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sought refuge in here on a freezing January afternoon. Had a huge pot of delicious "real" tea. Wonderful cakes on offer. Friendly owner.

Thank Ruth B
lemontreefram, Manager at The Lemontree Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you for your feedback, Really pleased you enjoyed your visit and enjoyed your tea :) Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious homemade pastries, excellent coffee. Omelettes are huge, cooked English breakfast very good. I'm now a regular!

Thank keld115
lemontreefram, Manager at The Lemontree Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. We'll look forward to seeing you again soon :)

Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Dog friendly place a plus. We came in this place for lunch and waited for over 1 hour for our food. First we ordered fish and chips and were told a few minutes later that they didn’t have fish and chips. Ordered sandwiches instead, and...More

Thank Dalia S
lemontreefram, Front of House at The Lemontree Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Hi Thank you for your feedback. We are sorry to hear that your lunch didn't meet your expectations but are pleased you found our staff friendly and liked the tea. We do, do our very best to deliver a fast, efficient & friendly service, due...More

Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

First time visited under new ownership and delighted by the lunch of tartiflette and Eton Mess a perfect marriage of English and French cuisine. Good, fast and friendly service, too.More

Thank Lesley B
lemontreefram, Front of House at The Lemontree Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Hi, Thank you for your feedback. We are really pleased you enjoyed your anglo - french lunch :) We have some new french 'noel' type dishes coming very soon to our lunch menu, starters, mains and desserts so it would be lovely to see you...More

Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Dropped in for coffee and a cake. Perfect location in the market square. Looked very busy at the weekend so went on Monday morning. Nice surroundings, great coffee and a decent tea cake. A tea cake is more bready than bunny as accurately described by...More

Thank Glitch33
lemontreefram, Front of House at The Lemontree Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2017

Hi, Thank you for your feedback. We're really pleased you enjoyed your visit and that you were happy with your coffee and your teacake :) We'll look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 15 November 2017

We chose this cafe as it was dog friendly and inside there was nothing wrong with the ambience. Although toasted teacakes were not in the menu, they were advertised in the window, along with cakes. There was no price displayed but as we had noted...More

Thank Bradelei
lemontreefram, Front of House at The Lemontree Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2017

Hi, We are sorry to hear you were unhappy with your visit to The Lemon Tree but thank you for your feedback. This has been taken on-board. We can't comment on what other places may charge for their toasted tea-cakes but since your visit, (which...More

Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

We ordered omelettes. I had to pay an extra pound for a cheese omelette! They came with no accompaniment whatsoever, not even a salad garnish. We ordered chips, another £2.50 ! The omelettes arrived on stone cold plates, the chips turned up 10/15 minutes later....More

2  Thank Lesley S
lemontreefram, Front of House at The Lemontree Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2017

Hi, Thank you for your feedback. We are sorry to hear you were unhappy with your lunch. We do not want anyone to feel misled or disappointed so our menus, which are on the tables, so they can be viewed prior to ordering, provide full...More

Reviewed 7 November 2017

Popped in to The Lemon Tree for a cuppa and cake on a Sunday morning before our long drive home. What a little gem! Great service, friendly staff, beautiful surroundings and most importantly delicious cakes and a lovely cup of tea. Such a mouthwatering range...More

Thank C_Loui
lemontreefram, Front of House at The Lemontree Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2017

Hi, Thank you for your feedback. Hope you had a good journey home. We are really pleased you enjoyed your visit to the Lemon Tree, we'll look forward to seeing you on your return :)

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Angela W
17 January 2016|
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Response from Rod H | Reviewed this property |
We had a very nice one course lunch for around £24 including drinks. We've not had dinner there yet.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$21
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 16:00
Monday
08:30 - 16:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 16:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 16:00
Thursday
08:30 - 16:00
Friday
08:30 - 16:00
Saturday
08:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Church Street, Framlingham IP13 9BQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Framlingham
  • Phone Number: +44 1728 621232
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Description
Loving local food, loving social food and loving . We bring you the finest Suffolk food and drink to share,
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