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The Thatch

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Kirkley Cliff, Lowestoft NR33 0BY, England
+44 1502 566310
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (28 reviews)
“wraps” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Kirkley Cliff, Lowestoft NR33 0BY, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in here on a recent visit and we had a really delicious high quality breakfast - hubby had a full English and I had poached eggs with smoked salmon and hollandaise sauce. Lovely little cafe with friendly staff. Wish we could have returned later...More

Thank Barton51
Reviewed 1 week ago

been here before some years ago only had a snack then. went there yesterday for lunch and found it over priced food was not that great, and the bloke behind the counter (Canadian) was ignorant

Thank phil h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Strolling along the South Beach with a hungry stomach we had more or less modest expectations, we didnt expect a gourmet meal, but this tops it all! We waited 50mins for 2 disastrous burgers;worst we've ever tasted. The food was not warm the fries no...More

1  Thank Jessica C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What an absolute gem just off the beach, charming coffee shop in pretty building with plenty of seating inside and out. Looked good for a lunchtime meal too.

Thank julia G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have eaten at The Thatch for many years and this visit was very enjoyable. There is a good choice of food and drinks and the staff are extremely pleasant.

Thank PenT16
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Wow. What an amazing place! Recommended by a friend and he wasn't wrong. It's a brilliant stop for breakfast and mid morning coffee. Full English was excellent and with views of the sea from our seats, what more could you ask for?? Service was first...More

Thank Milezer51
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Love this place. We've been a few times now. Their breakfasts are great and lunch selection varied. Yummy cakes too for a nice afternoon tea but we've always been too full to order any! Nice seating area outside and sheltered from the elements. Really friendly...More

Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Al fresco dining is a must here with the lovely sea views. Great for a quick lunch or afternoon tea. Loved the cream teas!

Thank monicaNorfolk
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Been calling at this restaurant well over 25 years, so I think, I personally have to say, it is consistently GOOD. Indeed good value and a nice venue to meet up and watch the world go bye. Food good, proper portions and the scones yummy...More

Thank Chez J
Reviewed 11 March 2017

We have been here many times before and found the staff to be friendly and the food ok. However for the first time today we went in with our 2 children (and a buggy!). I realise the cafe hasn't got a huge amount of space...More

Thank theidealheight
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kirkley Cliff, Lowestoft NR33 0BY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Lowestoft
  • Phone Number: +44 1502 566310
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