Mon – Fri 8.00am – 4.00pm   
Sat: 9.00am – 4.00pm
Closed Sunday
01728 663773
Juniper Barn, Rendham,
Saxmundham, Suffolk
IP17 2AZ
T: 01728 663773

Eat, Drink, Meet, Relax

Light, airy and spacious, open to the ancient rafters, the atmosphere in Juniper Barn café is warm and welcoming. Gather with friends round our big table, read the paper, admire and buy local artwork or enjoy the sunshine outside on the peaceful terrace. We offer a range of hot and cold drinks and homemade food to eat with friends or take away, including dairy free, gluten free, vegetarian and vegan options, children's choices, large and small portions – we aim to cater for all tastes and diets. Watch our cooks preparing your food in our open plan kitchen and choose from our all day breakfasts, lunches and cream teas – and if you're lucky, you'll get a 'Katie's coffee' brewed by Geoffrey. We use as many ingredients from local producers and as much seasonal and local vegetables and fruit as possible and our menu is developing all the time.

Our new summer menu is here and includes homemade quiches, salads and patés, locally baked cakes and traybakes, sweet and savoury cream teas and chilled drinks and ice creams.

Content for class "clear" Goes Here
Juniper Barn


Tea and Coffee

Our coffee beans are roasted locally and are Fairtrade and Rainforest Alliance certified which means our coffee tastes delicious and the farmers get a fair price too. 

Our loose-leaf tea is blended specially for us and you can buy both our house tea and coffee in the shop. 

We also have a range of Novus specialty teas and delicious Italian Hot Chocolate – try our Luxury Hot Chocolate with orange syrup – delicious!  Like a melted chocolate orange…only better. 

Juniper Barn is a great meeting place, peaceful, relaxing and lovely and warm.

Charity of the month

Each month we choose a local or international charity to support and we plan to put on special events such as a Charity Brunch to add to any donations we might collect. If you'd like more info or would like to suggest a charity you'd like us to support, please tell us!

Content for class "clear" Goes Here

We are fully licensed and serve a range of locally produced beers, cyders and a selection of wines from around the world. To book a table, please call 01728 663773 or email

Reviews from some of our happy customers

Juniper Barn is a great meeting place, relaxing and lovely and warm. .

Wonderful & imaginative food, well-stocked shop & great service - all in a lovely environment. 

Whether you're popping in for a spot of tea and cake, or making a real meal out of it(!) you will not be disappointed by this cosy, family-run child-friendly café.
PS. Best decaf soya mochaccino ever!

..very friendly and welcoming, wood fire burning on a very chilly morning sat back and read the papers, perfect!

A log fire burning, the aroma of homemade cooking in the air...... people relaxing and catching up with friends and neighbours......really, really nice.....and very different!!

the best breakfast I've ever eaten in a cafe..

If you're visiting, why not stay a night in our b & b and use us as a base to explore the Suffolk coast, enjoy events at Snape Maltings, Festivals in Southwold, or just to retreat into the charms of the peaceful Alde Valley.

Find Us

We are 2 miles off the A12 on the B1119 between Saxmundham and Framlingham in the village of Rendham

 Cyclists and walkers welcome   Dog friendly   Wheelchair access and disabled toilet   Baby-changing and High Chairs


© Juniper Barn, Rendham, Saxmundham Suffolk IP17 2AZ

Share this website