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12 Queen Street, Southwold IP18 6EQ, England
+44 1502 724734
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (22 reviews)
“samphire” (16 reviews)
“sea bass” (31 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12 Queen Street, Southwold IP18 6EQ, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

Very well presented, my choice of the tart was a bit too dry. Small portions but adequate for lunch. Too many leaves not enough proper salad. Staff very friendly and pleasant. Worth a stop by

Thank Mary C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a lunch in coasters on a wet windy day in Southwold. The restaurant was very busy but the service was excellent. Our food came out quickly and was beautifully presented. There was also an extensive drinks menu. The toilets are out in the...More

Thank PhippoHippo80
Reviewed 5 days ago

Coasters is very well known in Southwold and on a day when you're feeling lazy, why not pop along for a reasonably priced breakfast, pop to the beach, or the shops and then pop back for a coffee or a light lunch. You will never...More

Thank everygas
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good service, lovely place and brilliant location. However a big let down was the limited vegetarian options for breakfast.

Thank Ally907079
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ordered a fruit scone and a coffee and a tea. The drinks came but the scones were delayed which confused me as they were on view on the counter. When I asked where was the scone I was told it was being heated up. I...More

Thank Patrick B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here twice on the same day during the week with our little dog. We were able to sit outside in the shade and enjoyed cake/coffee and lunchtime a freshly cooked scampi/chips. Staff are very friendly and helpful and the food is very good....More

Thank KNOTTDawsHeath
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely dinner here. Very good choice and superb food. Lovely staff. Everything was cooked to perfection.Good selection of wines too

Thank littlepatsy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here for dinner on a Friday night. Food excellent, service efficient and friendly, great wine and gin selection and a great atmosphere. I’d recommend this to anyone and will definitely return!

Thank ChislehurstWinner
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited Coasters on several occasions and not been disappointed in any way. We started with the no-alcohol beer and smoked olives and nuts. Perfect while studying the menu. We then went on to the roasts. Lamb for me and pork for my partner...More

Thank Philip36
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in here for a late Saturday lunch with no real expectations beforehand! We sat in the little courtyard out the back and the staff were really accommodating bringing out a high chair for our friends little girl. There was a varied choice of...More

Thank Sammi_JC
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10 July 2017|
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Response from Peter W | Property representative |
Appreciate its possibly too late but somehow missed this message, so so sorry :( should you be thinking of coming along another time, as Paul and John have commented, we only allow dogs in the courtyard outside, apologies... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$41
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Queen Street, Southwold IP18 6EQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Southwold
  • Phone Number: +44 1502 724734
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