The Blackthorpe Barn cafés are open for those who wish to take a moment away from the festive spirit.

Mon 22 October – Sat 22 December 2018 10am – 4pm
10am – 5pm at Crafts weekends

There is no charge to visit the cafe at anytime and the cafe entrance can be found in the courtyard at the back of the thatched barn.

Inside the cafe

The Little House of Cooking is run by Ruth Bolton who will be serving some tasty treats in this years Pop Up Cafe. Expect to find delicious homemade cakes and a daily morning bake of scones and pastries. Hot food will include Welsh Rarebit, savoury pies and quiches. Wholesome soups are served with bread from a local baker and the Taste of Suffolk bacon bap provides are perfect start to your shopping trip. During the British Craft weekends you can enjoy the festive atmosphere and Christmas spirit with a glass of mulled wine and hot mince pie served outside in the courtyard. Filter coffee, hot chocolate, a range of teas, posh pops and local apple juice will be served throughout the day. Gluten free and vegetarian options are always available.

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Please note that the cafe takes credit cards (no minimum spend).

Please note:

In the Country Christmas Shop we accept all major debit/credit cards inc. American Express, but we do not have a cashback facility.
The individual British Crafts stalls are all run separately. Payment arrangements for these vary so please be prepared to pay for some items with cash.