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Redber Coffee

Redber Coffee

Merrow Depot, Merrow Lane, Guildford, GU4 7BQ The upside: Expertly sourced green coffee beans roasted to order in Surrey to buy direct or online The downside: The on-site cafe is very small The flipside: Buy an online coffee subscription for a gift that keeps giving (you choose how long for) I often rave about delightful journeys … Continue reading

Waters Edge Dine at the Wetlands Centre Horsell

Waters Edge Dine at the Wetlands Centre Horsell

Heather Farm , Horsell Common, GU21 4XY The upside: Delicious, locally sourced and well executed food The downside: If it’s busy service can be slow because everything is made fresh to order! The flipside: A lot of the food here comes from the proprietors own farm and is picked within hours of arriving at your table! Newly … Continue reading

Elm Kitchen at Elm Farm Nursery

Elm Kitchen at Elm Farm Nursery

Sutton Green Road, Sutton Green, Guildford GU4 7QD Innovative salads, freshly baked cakes and savouries using some local ingredients dominate the menu at this new kitchen at Elm Farm Nursery! The Upside: A great addition at Elm Farm Nursery for delicious home cooked food in a delightful setting. The downside: Elm Kitchen Café is not … Continue reading

Tea

Tea

56 High Road, Reigate, RH2 9AT The upside: One of the most interesting loose-leaf tea menus in Surrey! The downside: Closed on Sundays The flipside: A lovely independent selling a menu that embraces single blend teas with locally produced food This café is as its name suggests is all about tea. Carolynne Farrer (a former … Continue reading

Little Barn Café

Little Barn Café

Stacey’s Farm, Thursley Road, Elstead, Godalming, Surrey GU8 6DG The upside: Creative cooking using some lovely local produce too! The downside: The café is shut on Mondays and just from 10.00am-2.30pm on Sundays. The flipside: One of the most delicious and unusual menus for a small café in the county! If you want a gorgeous … Continue reading

Simply Scones Tea Room & Walled Garden Shop

Simply Scones Tea Room & Walled Garden Shop

The Grange Centre, Rectory Lane, Great Bookham, Leatherhead, Surrey KT23 4DZ Cream teas, yummy fudge and home grown produce for sale! The upside: A changing menu of innovative scones and proper pots of tea! The downside: The tea-room is only open on Tuesdays. The flipside: Having tea here is a real treat with the added bonus of … Continue reading

Cookie Bar

Cookie Bar

1 Royal Parade, Tilford Road, Hindhead, Surrey, GU26 6TD A brilliant local café & gift shop providing valuable work experience for pupils from Stepping Stones School. The upside: Delicious fresh home made food which helps fund valuable social projects The downside: Lunch is only served from 12-2.30pm but gorgeous cakes and cookies am and pm! The flipside: … Continue reading

Eliza’s Tea Room

Eliza’s Tea Room

Hurst Farm, Chapel Lane, Milford, Surrey GU8 5HU An established lunch and afternoon tea destination benefitting from a recent facelift and change of management The Upside: Charming cakes, comforting soups, inspired savouries and freshly baked scones. The Downside:  Lunches are from 12-2.30 and the tea-room shuts at 4.30pm everyday. The Flip-side: Lovely company creating unique food and … Continue reading

Treacles Tea Shop

Treacles Tea Shop

The Green, Chiddingfold, GU8 4TU An elegant tea-shop serving homemade classics with provenance Go there for: Overfilled sandwiches, gorgeous cakes and afternoon tea. Avoid: Not ordering afternoon tea in advance if you want the full monty. Is it worth the calories?: Go for a walk first and earn a guilt-free treat. Tips: Check out the … Continue reading

Green Rooms of Godstone

Green Rooms of Godstone

 Plum Cake Corner, Needles Bank, Godstone Green, Godstone, RH9 8DZ  A super friendly café serving satisfying home cooking with a quirky edge Upside: Sylvia’s eyelash-curling lemon drizzle cake and other baked delights. Downside: Its a trek for me from Guildford but one I am prepared to take! Flipside: This years (2015) award winner for best cafe in … Continue reading