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Foundry Plant Centre & Coffee Shop

Centre & Coffee Shop Ipswich Road | Tasburgh, Norwich NR15 1NS, England
+44 1508 470357
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Overview
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (13 reviews)
“sausage rolls” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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Service
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LOCATION
Centre & Coffee Shop Ipswich Road | Tasburgh, Norwich NR15 1NS, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Stopped off here for lunch on way up to Norwich. Very good first impressions. Lovely gift shop, friendly cheerful staff. Lovely clean bright coffee shop, with a lot to choose from. I had a prawn jacket potato complete with a rainbow salad, the portion was...More

Thank Rory M
martigem, General Manager at Foundry Plant Centre & Coffee Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review, we are pleased that you have enjoyed your visit and have noticed the hard work put it from all our staff. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

Reviewed 6 days ago

We visit here for lunch frequently, the food is good and although some dishes are slightly pricey this is reflected in the quality and portion sizes, which are generous. Ask for smaller portions if you have a slight appetite. I have no complaint about the...More

Thank Denise M
martigem, General Manager at Foundry Plant Centre & Coffee Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review, we are glad you have enjoyed your visits to our plant centre and coffee shop, I have already raised your comments with our staff and they have taken them on board and will be working hard to improve. We do...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sent with a friend who visits often Very impressed and the baguette and salad was just Scrubby 😊I certainly would recommend for meal when I'm the garden center .

Thank Rosemary G
martigem, General Manager at Foundry Plant Centre & Coffee Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are pleased you enjoyed your visit to our coffee shop and thank you for taking the time to submit a review, we look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been meaning to call in for ages. Stopped off midweek and decided to have a cup of tea before looking at the plants. Pot of tea was the usual weak brew found in coffee shops, sausage roll was £2.40! There’s not a sausage roll...More

Thank XIA99
martigem, General Manager at Foundry Plant Centre & Coffee Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are glad you enjoy your visit to our garden centre and gift shop, the sausage rolls are made fresh everyday and we do have people pre ordering them before we sell out, please if you come in again and you feel your tea needs...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good place to stop for breakfast or afternoon tea (I'm sure lunch would be good too but not experienced it). Lovely friendly staff. You can eat inside or sit amongst the garden plants.More

Thank Sueondartmoor
martigem, General Manager at Foundry Plant Centre & Coffee Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, we are pleased you enjoyed your visit to our coffee shop and plant centre. It is lovely at this time of year to be able to sit outside overlooking the plant centre. We look forward to welcoming you back again...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took my niece for afternoon tea for her birthday it was very very good the choices were excellent would definitely return

Thank junejuchr
martigem, General Manager at Foundry Plant Centre & Coffee Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to submit a review and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a fabulous growers, plants are very well cared for and it's so easy to navigate the centre. Quality items in the shop and the cafe is a busy little place with reasonable prices and a lovely cuppa! Very helpful staff on hand and knowledgeable.More

Thank nuttypj
martigem, General Manager at Foundry Plant Centre & Coffee Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, we do work hard to maintain our plants and to continue to offer good homemade food in our coffee shop, it is nice to hear you kind comments and you have noticed the hard work we have done. Thank you...More

Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Tried for a tea and few minutes after technical closing time, but lady she say didn't want to walk on her clean floor! To put a tea bag in hot water and suply a piece of cake . Just cost this company £1000's won't visit...More

Thank Mv6016
martigem, General Manager at Foundry Plant Centre & Coffee Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2018

Sorry that you where unhappy that after our stated closing time at 4pm, you arrived at nearly 4.30pm,(which I have checked on our cameras) by which time our equipment had all been shut down and cleaned, this was the reason for not serving you, the...More

Reviewed 29 May 2018

We took the chance to stop for a break in this very pleasant cafe while shopping in the excellent plant centre. The cafe is bright with a comfortable atmosphere, the staff very friendly and the food good. We have been before and while my husband...More

Thank nutmegnan2017
martigem, General Manager at Foundry Plant Centre & Coffee Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

We are glad you enjoyed your visit to our coffee shop and plant centre. We do try to have a few different items on the counter for people to try, which compliment our other home cooked foods. Thank you for taking the time to submit...More

Reviewed 10 May 2018

popped in for a spot of lunch with my mum, just passing so no idea what it was like...fab, just fab, great food, tasty, fab service, clean and comfy....will deffo be back

Thank Rachel S
martigem, General Manager at Foundry Plant Centre & Coffee Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2018

Thank you for taking the time to submit a review, we are pleased you enjoyed your visit to our friendly coffee shop and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$16
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 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: Centre & Coffee Shop Ipswich Road | Tasburgh, Norwich NR15 1NS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Norwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1508 470357
  • E-mail
Description
Offering a range of mouth-watering freshly made sweet and savoury scones, a selection of beautiful homemade cakes, pastries and a tempting lunch time menu accommodating all tastes. All day breakfast and a daily special board with a choice of homemade dishes made with local vegetables (when available) and meats.Fully air conditioned to keep you cool in the summer and warm in the winter. (hot food served until 3pm)
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