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Central Canteen

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13 Queen Street, Ipswich IP1 1SW, England
+44 1473 287328
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Frinton-On-Sea, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I regularly eat here with my 2 daughters. They love the salmon & spinach pasta bake and also the lasagne. I usually have a panini or sandwich and are quite delicious. The couple who run the restaurant are very friendly and always aim to please. I would recommend for lunch or even for a coffee/cake.

Thank Melanie B
Hadleigh, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Had a massive jacket potato, almost as big as the plate with chilli, very tasty, the place is very clean. Staff were helpful and prompt.

Thank twingles216
Ely, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We popped in on a Sunday morning for breakfast,large selection of different breakfasts all reasonably priced and beautifully cooked by very helpful staff. Definitely worth calling in.

Thank Mr_and_Mrs_M2014
Colchester, United Kingdom
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253 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

I had the big breakfast, 2 of everything for £7.60. The quality of the ingredients was fine, I've tasted better sausages, but also better than many. Also had orange juice, which tasted like it was from a carton, a slight after taste. The staff were friendly and service quite prompt. All ion all ok, but I've had better breakfasts for... More 

Thank Andy E
2 reviews
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

When we are in town we often go here for lunch. Great staff, quiet relaxed atmosphere, very reasonable prices and the food is good. A hidden jewel in the heart of Ipswich, thank you :-)

Thank Kendo N
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Excellent food, very friendly and welcoming staff. Food portions good. All round nice experience. Seems to have a lot of regular customers.

Thank gwennysue
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Always a good choice for brunch, I often meet my daughter here and always leave satisfied. Children are made welcome, and they have a good selection. The staff are very friendly.

Thank Linda K
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Central, wide menu, loads of choice for lunch, such friendly service, great sandwiches! Easy quick good price

Thank Taste20161988
Hadleigh, United Kingdom
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86 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for a spot of lunch and the food was lovely and the service was excellent it was so nice to find a independent cafe that isn't a big fast food chain and be able to have a home cooked lunch I was very impressed and would highly recommend this little gem to everyone.

Thank Wayne A
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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432 reviews
276 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

I decided to try this place out having seen good and bad reviews on here. To me the food was very good and service was excellent. I do agree that it is a little expensive. The big breakfast with a milk shake and black pudding, came to £10. But I don't mind if the food is good quality. There is... More 

Thank daveinkent44

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, British
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Queen Street, Ipswich IP1 1SW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Ipswich
  • Phone Number: +44 1473 287328

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?