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Waves Cafe

Peasholm Gap | Kepwick House, Scarborough YO12 7TN, England
+44 1723 377565
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible22%
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Peasholm Gap | Kepwick House, Scarborough YO12 7TN, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Despite their facebook page still saying they are an ice cream parlour don't be fooled. This is a depressing greasy spoon. I asked for the ice cream menu & the waitress said you can only have ice cream take out. I told her the 6...More

Thank Nottm4me
Reviewed 6 days ago

****Avoid at all cost****** Went here for fish and chips as it appeared to be the only place had takeaway Fish and chips. Horrendously slow, when staff asked why we still had not got our takeaway fish and chips after 20 mins they stated they...More

Thank Jemma K
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Lush lush lush. Ice dream was delicious and wife enjoyed her honey cone. Reasonable prices too - plus the gentleman who served us had a soh. Good work.

Thank AlexChelleJessEmmy
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We arrived at was really a fairly busy time. But still the wait for a couple of cups of coffee was too long. There were lots of staff but most of them are standing around doing nothing. One staff member had to be told by...More

Thank iaatkinson
Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in for 3 lots of chips. Waited 45 mins+. The queues were longer than the kitchen staff could manage (tiny kitchen). The chips were dry and tasted oven-cooked plus cost over £9 with one bottle of Sprite added. Very disappointing.

Thank AbigailC1979
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Truly awful ! The only good thing I experienced here was the warm friendly greeting from the girl behind the counter taking orders. Toilet was dirty, chips tasted like fried oven chips , fish overcooked and tasteless, utterly terrible ! Great spot overlooking the sea...More

Thank Helmsleysxboy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Found the staff really friendly and helpful. Visited twice on same day , only place I found to use skinny milk for their coffees . Kids loved the ice Creams too

Thank sarahmjones1
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Bought ice creams from their shop and went to sit inside to be told they we could not sit down in side. Terrible service. The ice cream was powdery too!

Thank GadgeLiverpool
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Have to say that this was a nice cafe, stopped off during a rain shower and just before we set off into town. We had very friendly service, order taken accurately, food and drink was a good price. Quick service and food tastes good. Nothing...More

Thank traveltogetherUk
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Popped into Waves cafe on the north side before walking round to the south shore. Girl behind the counter was very pleasant, took our order and made me a coffee. All good so far. Our breaky came which looked ok (we forgot to say bacon...More

Thank Nick C
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$19
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Peasholm Gap | Kepwick House, Scarborough YO12 7TN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1723 377565
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A local friendly family run cafe, situated under the sands five star apartments in Scarborough's North Bay with outstanding views of the bay and surrounding headlands. Choose to sit inside or out, Serving Baristas made espresso coffee, Breakfast, Meals & light snacks at competitive prices Also incorporating Waves Ice Cream Parlour serving Scarborough it's famous sundaes for over 15 years!
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