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The Watermark Cafe

Royal Albert Drive, Scarborough YO12 7TY, England
+44 1723 506506
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“cakes” (92 reviews)
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“soup” (11 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Royal Albert Drive, Scarborough YO12 7TY, England
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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

We’ve been coming here regularly for the last couple of years so I feel qualified to review the place . It’s not that it’s bad the coffee and lunches are pretty good however the breakfast is not so good , the eggs are either under...More

1  Thank C0lby123
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

We have been in on quite a lot of occasions, the staff the food and the location are all excellent The thing that we don’t like is the little man called Bob who comes in every Sunday afternoon about 3.30pm and starts annoying people by...More

4  Thank stuart9910
Reviewed 4 January 2018

We visited Watermark twice on our recent visit to Scarborough. The first time was on New Years day when it was packed. We had a little walk and came back and managed to find a seat. We had scones and tea-superb. A couple of days...More

1  Thank Edward02
Reviewed 31 December 2017

After what could be seen as a mad walk in the snow/rain we made for The Watermark on the North Bay...it was very busy, but warm (there is a log burner) and inviting...lots of seating, although there was a queue, quick and efficient counter service....More

1  Thank Hazel J
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

A jewel overlooking the seafront. Parking nearby free until 1/3/18! Had a latte and banoffee pie. Ok and superb. Great view sat right in front of windows watching mad surfers try their look. Great atmosphere and decent portion size on the cake at least. Will...More

Thank Jason F
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Called in for breakfast before visiting my mother-in-law in a care home in Scarborough having travelled from Leeds. Ordered 2 sausage and tomatoe sandwiches 1 sausage sandwich 2 cups of coffee and 1 cup of tea for £18. Not impressed the tomatoes in the sandwich...More

Thank Helen A
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

The view of the sea from this cafe is stunning. The breakfast was good, but nothing special. The servings were generous - lots of smoked salmon and egg, needed a wedge of lemon or some creme fraiche to lift it. Great atmosphere.

Thank Gemma P
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Lovely little homely cafe on the seafront with wonderful views over the bay to the castle. Definitely have the fish goujons on doorstop bread it's a highlight in my book. Tasty and big portions all round

Thank steviejgalfie
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Very helpful management and staff have created a popular and vibrant local venue which regularly attracts a loyal clientele for hearty food, drinks and the well attended music evenings, which are fully booked weeks ahead. This is a real asset to North Bay and represents...More

Thank Quixote2001
Reviewed 4 December 2017

great for tea, coffee, and cake - used to have main meals but prices have gone up and quantity gone down - all the same lovely cafe - lovely view - always good range of cakes

Thank carhut
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Response from Jules W | Reviewed this property |
Yes I think you can, gets very busy music nights
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Royal Albert Drive, Scarborough YO12 7TY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1723 506506
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