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Dingle Hill Tearooms


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Dingle Hill Tearooms is a family run business situated in historical village of Dunwich along the Suffolk Heritage Coast. Dingle Hill values good quality,honest food,this mean that all our cakes,scones,quiches & puddings are made daily at Dingle Hill Tearooms, with our bread coming from our local bakery in Stradbroke. We offer cream teas,delightful home made cakes & puddings as well as a selection of freshly prepared sandwiches,toasted sandwiches,jacket potatoes & salads.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Cafe, British, Soups
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Nice location, sensible parking, lovely setting. However, the "damp wooden shed" feel of the dining room was not at all what I expected. The door was stuck and it was embarrassing to have to lean on it in front of a crowd already occupying the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Tim H
SophieBarham, Owner at Dingle Hill Tearooms, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Tim H, One can only assume that the ‘steamed up cafe’ was in fact steamed up due to the amount of people inside enjoying our overpriced, limited choice menu and cheap tasting coffee? Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovingly...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

I love this cafe - and always stop for lunch when on my favourite walk from Walberswick to Dulwich and back... its about half-way round and a VERY welcome stopping off point for a rest and some excellent food. I sit outside if its at...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank FerryKnoll
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We regularly stop at Dingle Hill for tea and slice of their magnificent Victoria or Chocolate sponge with a brew after a dog walk. We have never been disappointed in all the years of going and today was no exception! I also had their homemade...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Lullyolejob
Reviewed 28 December 2018

We enjoyed a light lunch here whilst walking in the area. There is plenty of seating outside and some inside in a lovely rural setting.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank cath b
Reviewed 11 December 2018

One of our favourite cafes. Always good value and first class food. Nice that they offer a separate room for four legged friends.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Steve W
Reviewed 17 November 2018

Numerous visits, never disappoints. Everything is home made and delicious. Lovely terrace area in the summer, dog friendly and plant sales.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Daydream23176341376
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

Visited as part of a group of 12. Nice setting and staff quite nice. Cream tea was pretty good, however I saw scones being warmed up so evidently not made fresh on the premises, although you would expect them to be made fresh considering how...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Bo-the-Hopper
SophieBarham, Owner at Dingle Hill Tearooms, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2018

Hello Bo-the-Hopper, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Really glad you liked the setting & found the staff to be pleasant. Just wanted to confirm that all the scones, cakes, puddings & quiches are made on the premises each morning by...More

Reviewed 26 October 2018

Popped in here for coffee and cake. Good service, food lovely and great coffee. Easy to find, very clean and nothing else to say but excellent. Will go back if in area again.

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed 22 October 2018

Called in late on Sunday afternoon. Very accommodating staff and fabulous scones. Would highly recommend a visit..

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank kajaj17
Reviewed 3 October 2018

On a hot day at the seaside what do want in the middle of the afternoon? We like a cream tea. This one was well served in nice open air or inside surroundings. We found the scones a slightly different scone mix to most but...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Eddie M
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