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The Restaurant at Thorpeness Hotel & Golf Club

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Thorpeness, Aldeburgh IP16 4NH, England
+44 1728 452176
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Essex, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here for afternoon tea as a family of 8. We booked in advance and was expecting to be sat in the dining area but we were sat in a small seating area to the side of reception on sofas. It was ok but the table was a bit small for all of the afternoon tea and the chairs... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016

We were planning to eat in Thorpeness or Aldeburgh. Places and villages were looking busy with no where to park. We drove down the lane to Thorpeness Hotel and golf club, where we parked. The gentleman at the bar was polite, helpful and made us feel welcome. Tables were moved so we had lots of room. The meals we had... More 

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Thank nigel_anthea
bedford uk
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78 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Tried to book a table for Sunday lunch in Aldbourgh,but they were fully booked,found this Hotel Restaurant on line and booked here instead.Superb surroundings,very nice dineing room and a superb Sunday lunch.The price was 13-99GBP for two courses,my Wife and I pay that for one course in local Bedford Pubs on our Thursday evening treats.To summerise,great place ,superb lunch,great price... More 

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Towcester, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2016

Wonderful location overlooking 3rd Tee of The Thorpness Golf Course, very friendly and efficient staff especially Romeq who was from Romania

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Thank JCS49
London, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2016

It was Easter and the Dolphin was packed. For less we ate instead in the calm and ease of the Restaurant at Thorpeness Hotel and Golf. The golf course and car park were packed but amid four or five family parties there was plenty of tables available in the restaurtant. The linen was dazzling. Fresh iced water was put on... More 

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Thank Leslie W
Lee-on-the-Solent, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2015

Dinner here was last minute. Romeo attended to us and he gave us fantastic service. Food was delicious and plentiful. Would eat here again without hesitation. Breakfast was varied and very tasty.

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Thank Clare P
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2015

Comfortable rooms if quite dear. Food in evening very good from small menu. Breakfast ok but spoiled by vinegary poached eggs. Avoided a second evening meal as the menu was small and we felt we had had what we fancied already. Went for Thai in Aldeburgh which we can recommend. See separate review.

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Thank SteveXC
Norwich, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2015

On passing the top of the drive we noticed the New Bar Menu sign so thought we'd give it a try. What a major disappointment. We ordered the fish plater for two, which included mackeral, smoked salmon, tempura battered squid, potted shrimps, anchovies and a salad, when it arrived there was no salmon and bread was not included. We asked... More 

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1 Thank scrumpies
Aldeburgh, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2015

The third time we have taken the same friends there, they love it too. The lamb was superb, good amount and well cooked. Lovely staff , always friendly with well pitched attentiveness. Look forward to going back.

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2 Thank Janice O
Norwich, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2014 via mobile

We discovered the Hotel/Golf club at the end of a private road and wandered into their immaculately kept gardens. We decided on their Afternoon Tea and although the service was not the quickest we were pleasantly surprised with the quality and quantity of the food. The waitress brought it out to us in the garden and the finger sandwiches (some... More 

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  • Address: Thorpeness, Aldeburgh IP16 4NH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Aldeburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 1728 452176

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