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Shoreline Cafe

1 Church Street | Craster, Craster, Alnwick NE66 3TH, England
+44 1665 571251
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (83 reviews)
“kippers” (54 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 17:00 Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
1 Church Street | Craster, Craster, Alnwick NE66 3TH, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Ideal refreshment spot after the walk to Dunstanburgh Castle. The crab sandwiches were well filled and made with soft brown bread. The salad garnish was minimal but fresh and the coleslaw was tasty. We enjoyed two cups of acceptable, but not the best, decaff coffee....More

Thank medik
Reviewed 2 days ago

What a great spot. What more could you ask for after a windy walk along the coast to Dunstanburgh Castle. Warm, welcoming and great Crab sandwiches. Friendly staff and quick service ensured that most people could be seated and served. Well worth a stop.

Thank Terry H
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a busy little cafe, open 7 days a week. The coffee and service were excellent and we sat in the window so we could watch the world go by.

Thank Tergyficks
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Shoreline Cafe is located in the centre of the small coastal village of Craster, Northumberland. Craster is essentially a fishing village with a small harbour, from where local fishermen sail out to catch crabs and fish, mainly herring which are then smoked to make...More

Thank aramis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had waited until our last day in Craster to visit for a cooked breakfast. Disappointed that the outside area was closed, probably due to previous day rain. Quite a wait for my breakfast despite not being busy when ordering. Biggest disappointment was a hard fried...More

Thank Countrylover07
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived cold and wet and were pleased to see somewhere open and warm. But we must have got a bad day after all the good reviews here. The soup was little more than salty stock, 2 of the staff spent the whole time flicking...More

Thank Peta S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to pop into the cafe for a snack and drinks after a longish walk. Staff were very pleasant. The bill was steep, worked out we were charged £7.35 for a tea for 1 plus a Latte. Tea, coffee & cake arrived after around...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family & I stopped for drinks here after a lovely long walk along the headland towards Craster. Shoreline cafe is the one & only cafe in Craster & as such has the monopoly & without the need to compete with similar establishments it is...More

Thank AH49
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It started raining as we set off on coastal walk so we popped in for a coffee. Also ordered a couple of sandwiches for lunch. Friendly service,coffee brought to table and good. Dogs welcome. Weather improved and we enjoyed our sandwiches later sitting watching oyster...More

Thank Ian H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited today. Wonderful warm welcome for us and the dog. Food lovely including the sausages I ordered for the dog. Staff warm and friendly. Would definitely recommend if you are in the area.

Thank Jane W
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Theronda K
24 August 2017|
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Response from Dianne C | Reviewed this property |
I seem to remember there was a dog inside - they also have an outside seating area which is definitely dog friendly. Enjoy it - it's a lovely cafe.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$9
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Church Street | Craster, Craster, Alnwick NE66 3TH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Alnwick  >  Craster
  • Phone Number: +44 1665 571251
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