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Cafe Lilli

83-85 High Street, Norton, Stockton-on-Tees TS20 1AE, England
+44 1642 554422
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“risotto” (22 reviews)
“creme brulee” (6 reviews)
“ribeye steak” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
83-85 High Street, Norton, Stockton-on-Tees TS20 1AE, England
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1 - 10 of 414 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited Cafe Lili before and were not wowed by it, but as we have guests coming to stay soon thought we would give it another go before we took anyone as it is close to the centre of Norton. However, the same things...More

1  Thank TravelmasterTeesside
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My sister a friend and i went for lunch on Saturday. We have been for lunch and dinner in the past and always found the food delicious. My friend and I had the risotto which was perfect in every way. My sister had the lobster...More

2  Thank berylbrenda
lillicafe, Manager at Cafe Lilli, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Many thanks for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor. I am delighted to read how much you enjoyed your risotto and would also like to thank you for your kind comments regarding our customer service. We welcome all feedback, both...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely relaxed atmosphere, staff are friendly and helpful, Food is always great offering great variety.

Thank MollieO
lillicafe, Manager at Cafe Lilli, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Mollie, Thank you for awarding Cafe Lilli 5 stars on Trip Advisor. It would be a pleasure to see you again soon. Kind regards, Sarah and all at Cafe Lilli

Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Been going to Cafe Lilli for years and never been disappointed great fresh food, excellent staff and owner always has time to say hello and ask if everything is ok. Menu is changed regularly so the best seasonal ingredients used.

Thank peterstockton
lillicafe, Manager at Cafe Lilli, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Peter, Thank you for sharing this outstanding review of Cafe Lilli. It is a huge compliment to regarded as your best restaurant in Teesside! Looking forward to seeing you again soon. Sarah and all of the team !

Reviewed 5 June 2017

Whenever I visit my Bestie who lives in Newton Aycliffe she takes me to Cafe Lilli. This place is fantastic, excellent, charming...... The food is a-maz-ing!! Sunday Lunch is only available the 1st Sunday of the month so we booked well in advance. Yesterday, the...More

Thank p0ndskipper
lillicafe, Manager at Cafe Lilli, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to share this fantastic review on Trip Advisor. I am thrilled to read of your enthusiasm for our famous Sunday lunch with live music. I will be sure to pass on your kind comments to John McGough and...More

Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Visited here to celebrate our wedding anniversary. We have been here several times and once again we weren't disappointed. Service very good and friendly staff and the food is amazing. This is a popular restaurant, however don't be put off by this as it is...More

Thank Rubamoomoo
lillicafe, Manager at Cafe Lilli, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, Many thanks for reviewing Cafe Lilli on Trip Advisor and awarding us 5 stars. I am delighted to read that you find both food and service consistantly good as this is what we strive for. Kindest regards, Sarah and all at Cafe Lilli

Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

I booked a table for 2 online with ease, on arrival, Cafe Lilli was very busy, lots of attentive staff available. Quickly shown to our table, food ordered. We ordered the pasta and risotto of the day. Both cooked to perfection and the right size...More

Thank Lynsey S
lillicafe, Manager at Cafe Lilli, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Lynsey, Thank you for sharing this detailed review which compliments so many aspects of Cafe Lilli. I will be sure to share your fantastic review with the team and it would be great to see you again soon. Kind regards, Sarah and all at...More

Reviewed 28 May 2017

We had chicken done in apricot, with seasoned barley and Moroccan spiced humus. The chicken was cooked well and was still moist, however could not taste or find any apricot on the plate, the chicken certainly was not flavoured with it. The spiced barley was...More

Thank Valerie K
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Visited here for the first time a couple of weeks ago, as a party of 7 people, straight from work. I had wanted to try Cafe Lilli for ages as I'd only ever heard good things about it, and I wasn't disappointed. Those in the...More

Thank Elizabeth T
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Went on Friday 28th for a Birthday meal. Was so pleased to see an old favourite back on the menu. We had a superb meal the lamb dish was cooked pink and tasted wonderful. The creme brulee made a welcome return on the specials menu...More

Thank FamilyGrove
lillicafe, General Manager at Cafe Lilli, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2017

Hi, Thank you for sharing this fantastic review on Trip Advisor. I am delighted to read how much you enjoyed your birthday celebration and so many aspects of your evening at Cafe Lilli. I am glad you are pleased with the return of the famous...More

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Angela S
19 August 2015|
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"Ample" a bit strong. We arrived at 6.30 and had no difficulty parking on the High Street. It may not be so easy later on in the evening.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$26
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 83-85 High Street, Norton, Stockton-on-Tees TS20 1AE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Stockton-on-Tees
  • Phone Number: +44 1642 554422
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