The Best of Suffolk

Where to go if you’re looking to support wonderful independent businesses in Suffolk.

Smoke & Fire Tiles, Saxmundham

Housed within a converted granary, Smoke & Fire creates and designs beautiful hand made ceramics for both walls and floors. ...

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Mill & Sons Butcher, Southwold

As far as butchers go, this one is eye-catching from the outside with its coloured awning and blue and white exterior. Situated right at the top of the high street, punte ...

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Snape Maltings, Saxmundham

Browsing the shops at Snape Maltings you are guaranteed to find things you won’t see on the high street. Independent merchants show of their stunning collections of hom ...

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Nutters of Southwold

Its colourful bunting outside will attract your eye as will the many jars adorning the windows. This delicatessen and cheese shop is a haven for foodies. The perfect plac ...

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Darsham Nurseries, Darsham

Darsham Nurseries is a project which has been long awaited. In 2007, David Keleel and his partner Willie Williams saw beyond the derelict premises and set about creating ...

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Vinyl Hunter, Bury Saint Edmunds

Throw back to the 80's and come find your favourite artist at Vinyl Hunter, look through the large collection of records in an inviting small store in the centre of Bury ...

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Slaughden Wines, Aldeburgh

Slaughden Wines offer a wide range of wines, from the more affordable to the fine wine classifications from around the world. The mature Bordeaux crus classes - rarely s ...

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“ Not your everyday interiors” reads their slogan. And “The Barn-co” is just that - a Suffolk based collaboration of independent traders offering once loved and ...

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Thorpeness Emporium

This eclectic “Emporium” houses a mix of ever-changing vintage items, antiques and collectibles with over 30 traders. From jewellery and accessories, homewares and fu ...

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Two Magpies, Southwold

The ingredients used within the carefully hand crafted delicacies of Two Magpies Bakery play a key part in their tasty creations. From sourdough breads, to viennoiseries, ...

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The Old Bakery Emporium, Hadleigh

You could definitely spend an hour, or three, in The Old Bakery Emporium browsing the vast collection of antiques. As the name suggests, the original building was a 19th ...

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Aldeburgh Market

This cafe come delicatessen has a fresh fish counter where you can choose your preferred fish which will then be cooked for you accompanied by seasonal vegetables. This i ...

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Pinney’s of Orford

Take a trip down to Orford and have some fresh locally caught fish, the smoked fish is smoked in house, meaning there’s new fresh smoked fish everyday, or you can have ...

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Thorpeness Village Store

The Thorpness Village Store has everything that you could possibly need, from toilet roll, bread and milk to ready meals and jams that are produced in store, a large amou ...

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