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39 Sandside, Scarborough YO11 1PG, England
441723351323
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York, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a quick sandwich after the Remembrance Day parade and were not disappointed. Chicken and pesto was delicious. Thoroughly recommended and good value.

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Thank Anchormagic
joshuaclark859, Owner at The Waterfront Cafe, responded to this review

Hi Anchormagic. Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your meal with us, we hope to see you again in the future. Kind regards. Jenna & Josh More 

Welwyn, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

It was very pleasant sitting outside looking over the harbour with a cup of coffee even if the weather was slightly on the cold side.

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Thank KevinRayment
joshuaclark859, Manager at The Waterfront Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you we look forward to seeing you in the future Jenna Burrows More 

Scarborough, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

As a resident of Scarborough I often walk around South Bay and try the different food and drink outlets and today myself and my wife stopped here. It's a pity TripAdvisor doesn't allow a "no-star" rating because, for the quality of the 2 drinks we had, that's what was merited. Both the Hot Chocolate (without any trimmings) and the Café... More 

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1 Thank zooks
joshuaclark859, Owner at The Waterfront Cafe, responded to this review

Hi Zooks I would normally thank a person for taking the time to review us here on Tripadvisor, but not this time. As you have given your opinion of my business here is mine of your review: I think that firstly your review is extremely rude and disrespectful, to myself, my staff & our business that we work extremely hard... More 

Rugby, United Kingdom
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40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Just had a cup of tea here, but wow the doorstep sandwiches looked inviting, pity we had already eaten. Table service and sitting outside looking out to sea is a rare treat.

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Thank HolidayStar2014
joshuaclark859, Manager at The Waterfront Cafe, responded to this review

Hi Holidaystar2014 Thank you for taking the time out to give us a good review we are glad you enjoyed our Yorkshire tea. Next time come for food I am sure you wont be disappointed! Kind regards Jenna and Josh More 

Wickersly
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely couple run caff that's going to do big things lovely food lovely staff we had a full English hear each morning on our stay also have had lunch would recommend to everyone to eat hear as it is so reasonably priced

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Thank Adam D
joshuaclark859, Manager at The Waterfront Cafe, responded to this review

Hi Adam Thank you for your review, we cant wait to get stuck and change the waterfront, we are so glad you enjoyed your time with us and your kind words mean a lot. Take care Jenna and Josh More 

Preston, England, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

So you are at the seaside,stomach tells you refreshment is needed and scores of eating establishments beckon you-its a lottery to the stranger. Thankfully we chose The Waterfront. Greeted with smiling faces you immediately knew that this was going to be ok.As it turned out it was better than ok.-it was Excellent! My wife had a pannini with salad whilst... More 

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Thank Peter R
joshuaclark859, Manager at The Waterfront Cafe, responded to this review

Hi Peter R We are so glad you did your review. It was actually myself and my partner that served you that day thank you for sharing this on tripadvisor for everyone to see. We are making lots of new changes this year as well so we hope to see you in the future. Thanks again for taking the time... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Came in today to the waterfront cafe and I have to say this is the best coffee we have ever had, prices are pretty good as well you pay for what you get good quality coffee and we also had the local sourced beef burgers which we served very nicely with chips very good value for money and shall be... More 

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
joshuaclark859, Manager at The Waterfront Cafe, responded to this review

Hi thank you for your review and taking the time out to write such a lovely review about our cafe. We are so glad you like our cafe we love it to and we are lucky enough to share it with our customers. We are glad you enjoyed the beef burgers we get them from trotters farm. We are sp... More 

Scarborough, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent customer service and amazing food! Great value for money! Would definitely recommend! Right on the seafront! Can't get enough of this place! 😍

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Thank elb19
joshuaclark859, Manager at The Waterfront Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you elb19. Thank you for your review on our cafe. We hope to see you again in future. Kind regards Jenna Burrows More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Had lunch here again today, it's definitely one of my favourite places to eat, the staff are so friendly😀

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1 Thank Debbie V
joshuaclark859, Manager at The Waterfront Cafe, responded to this review

Hi Debbie V Thank you for your review we are glad you enjoyed yourself at our cafe see you again soon Kind regards Jenna and Josh More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Been in Afew times just recently,excellent food and excellent customer service! Highly recommended! Right on the seafront to so a great view! And lots of other things to do!😁

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Thank Chelseadan2013
joshuaclark859, Manager at The Waterfront Cafe, responded to this review

Hi Chelseadan. Thank you for your review at Waterfront. I shall tell my staff they are doing a good job! Kind regards Jenna and Josh More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British
Meals
Breakfast, After-hours, Lunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Sandside, Scarborough YO11 1PG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: 441723351323
Description
We have brought a bit of city to the seaside, we sell our own brand coffee specially made for us from the heavenly coffee company. We do a selection of Hot drinks/Yorkshire tea Tea pigs/ Hot chocolate with all the works. Homemade cakes classic scones served with homemade jam and clotted cream. We have menus on tables and on the walls/children menu's and the seaside classic's Whitby Scampi and fries. Sandwiches Grilled Sandwiches Snack treat fries/olives Homemade soup everyday Locally sourced Trotters Farm burgers Beef burger Locally sourced chicken fillet burgers Freshly made salads Veg options cold drinks selections including Fentimans

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