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Cafe Lilli

83-85 High Street, Norton, Stockton-on-Tees TS20 1AE, England
+44 1642 554422
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“risotto” (21 reviews)
“creme brulee” (6 reviews)
“ribeye steak” (6 reviews)
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European, British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
83-85 High Street, Norton, Stockton-on-Tees TS20 1AE, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Lovely relaxed atmosphere, staff are friendly and helpful, Food is always great offering great variety.

Thank MollieO
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been going to Cafe Lilli for years and never been disappointed great fresh food, excellent staff and owner always has time to say hello and ask if everything is ok. Menu is changed regularly so the best seasonal ingredients used.

Thank peterstockton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whenever I visit my Bestie who lives in Newton Aycliffe she takes me to Cafe Lilli. This place is fantastic, excellent, charming...... The food is a-maz-ing!! Sunday Lunch is only available the 1st Sunday of the month so we booked well in advance. Yesterday, the...More

Thank p0ndskipper
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here to celebrate our wedding anniversary. We have been here several times and once again we weren't disappointed. Service very good and friendly staff and the food is amazing. This is a popular restaurant, however don't be put off by this as it is...More

Thank Rubamoomoo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I booked a table for 2 online with ease, on arrival, Cafe Lilli was very busy, lots of attentive staff available. Quickly shown to our table, food ordered. We ordered the pasta and risotto of the day. Both cooked to perfection and the right size...More

Thank Lynsey S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had chicken done in apricot, with seasoned barley and Moroccan spiced humus. The chicken was cooked well and was still moist, however could not taste or find any apricot on the plate, the chicken certainly was not flavoured with it. The spiced barley was...More

Thank Valerie K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited here for the first time a couple of weeks ago, as a party of 7 people, straight from work. I had wanted to try Cafe Lilli for ages as I'd only ever heard good things about it, and I wasn't disappointed. Those in the...More

Thank Elizabeth T
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Went on Friday 28th for a Birthday meal. Was so pleased to see an old favourite back on the menu. We had a superb meal the lamb dish was cooked pink and tasted wonderful. The creme brulee made a welcome return on the specials menu...More

Thank FamilyGrove
lillicafe, General Manager at Cafe Lilli, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you for sharing this fantastic review on Trip Advisor. I am delighted to read how much you enjoyed your birthday celebration and so many aspects of your evening at Cafe Lilli. I am glad you are pleased with the return of the famous...More

Reviewed 29 April 2017

Found this little gem today whilst out with my mother in law. Owner very attentive and friendly Lovely staff Great food Would highly recommend.

Thank Tony B
lillicafe, Manager at Cafe Lilli, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

Hi Tony, Many thanks for taking the time to review Café Lilli on Trip Advisor and award us 5 stars! I have shared your kind comments with all of the staff and we look forward to seeing you soon. Kindest regards, Sarah and the team

Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

First time visit pleasantly suprised bu the spacious surroundings nice.and clean good selection for lunch food was good service the.same would recommend

Thank Michael R
lillicafe, Manager at Cafe Lilli, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

Hi Michael, Thank you for sharing this great review on Trip Advisor, it is always a pleasure to welcome new customers to Café Lilli. Hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Sarah

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Angela S
is there ample car parking or parking on the high street
19 August 2015|
Response from | Reviewed this property |
"Ample" a bit strong. We arrived at 6.30 and had no difficulty parking on the High Street. It may not be so easy later on in the evening.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$25
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 83-85 High Street, Norton, Stockton-on-Tees TS20 1AE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Stockton-on-Tees
  • Phone Number: +44 1642 554422
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