The Apiary

The Apiary

Venue for hire & events

The Apiary

The Apiary

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The Apiary

The Apiary


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Hot news

We’re always trying out new events, ideas and recipes – follow us on social media and we’ll keep you up to date on the latest news


We’re looking to connect with local food & drink growers/producers/suppliers so we can buy from you directly and stock your fabulous local produce in our grocery shop.

If this is you, please get in touch by emailing Mike at with your details.

Better coffee, better cakes.

Welcome to The Apiary Cake & Coffee House, dedicated to serving great coffee and cakes in Harleston

The Apiary goes Grocer

We are out there giving the community what we think it wants and needs please click the link below to find out more[UNIQID]


The best coffee in South Norfolk

Whether you want a takeaway or to sit and relax, our baristas will make you a coffee with Norfolk-roasted beans and a little extra love

The home of the ShortJack

We bake our cakes and bread here in our own ovens – but our favourite is ShortJack. It’s our own recipe, a shortbread base with a flapjack and caramel topping

Looking for lunch?

We serve lots of lunches to hungry Harlestonians – savouries, salads, sandwiches and our toasted speciality, the Jaffle.

Find us

The Apiary is in the middle of Harleston, just by the marketplace at:

No. 3, Thoroughfare, Harleston, IP20 9AH

Harleston is a friendly market town on the A143 between Diss and Bungay, in the beautiful Waveney valley.

We’re open

Monday to Saturday, 9.00am to 3.00pm 1st October – 31st March

Monday to Saturday 9.00am to 3.00pm 1st April – 30th September

Sundays Coming Soon ” Watch this space”

Friday and Saturday evenings 6.00pm to 9.00pm only on selected dates  – please see events –

Join our Coffee Club

For coffee lovers, cake fans and Harleston locals, join The Apiary Coffee Club. It’s free, just send us your email address on the form below





Here at The Apiary we are taking every effort to make sure we can provide you with a safe environment to enjoy your cake and coffee. As a valued customer, we wanted to update you on the steps The Apiary Harleston are taking to help minimise the spread of COVID-19

We are continuing to follow and monitor official guidance from the UK Government and Public Health England carefully. It is of vital importance for us to be in a position to ensure that any and all procedures are in place to support the health and well-being of our customers and staff members.

To help combat the spread of COVID-19, we have been putting precautionary safety measures in place, including:
• Educating our staff on prevention
• Emphasizing frequent and proper hand washing
• Cleaning high contact points more frequently
• Providing hand sanitizer
• Working with local health authorities
In line with government guidance, we are continuing to operate as usual. We will continue to keep in touch with you and follow official guidance from the UK Government and Public Health England carefully.

If you are feeling unwell please take the advise of the government and self-isolate for 7 days and call 111. We hope all our customers come through this episode safe and sound. Please be safe and stay well

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