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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

Natter Cafe

Natter Cafe

67 St. Johns Street. Farncombe, GU7 3EH  An award winning cafe where owner Kay has created a wonderful eating and meeting space, for the local community. The Upside: Gorgeous coffee, freshly prepared traditional all day breakfasts, contemporary salads, savouries and freshly baked cakes. The downside: This café is so busy you need to book in … 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

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

Secretts Farm Shop

Secretts Farm Shop

Hurst Farm, Chapel Lane, Milford, GU8 5HU Upside: Fabulous seasonal produce complimented by a staggering array of culinary ingredients, top notch meat and the best stocked cheese counter for miles Downside: There is only one Secretts in Surrey but even if it’s a hike its worth a visit! Flipside: The farm shop is also home to Black Barn … Continue reading

Noel’s Farm Shop

Noel’s Farm Shop

Sutton Green Garden Centre, Whitmoor Lane, Guildford Rd, Woking GU4 7QB A farm shop selling artisan products (some exclusive to the shop) and a great range of fresh produce and local meat. The upside: Noel has to be one of the friendliest guys I know and will do anything (within reason) for his customers. The downside: None here … Continue reading