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Merrivale Tea Rooms

Marine Parade | Merrivale Model Village, Great Yarmouth NR30 3JG, England
+44 1493 842097
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cakes” (143 reviews)
“cream cake” (18 reviews)
“sausage roll” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Marine Parade | Merrivale Model Village, Great Yarmouth NR30 3JG, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for breakfast after a windy stroll along the beach, the best bacon sarnie, with the freshest of bread. Lovely pastries and cakes also hot chocolate, tea and coffee, everything was fantastic and we all enjoyed

Thank josiemills73
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here after visiting the village catered for us all. Staff very friendly and top service can not recommend here highly enough. Food was spot on!!!! Don't forget to visit the old pennies arcade.

Thank lee p
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Serving since 1903, and still delivering excellent service. This tea room has an historic charm and the nicest of staff. Cakes were delicious and the hot chocolate was more of a dessert than drink! Highly recommended.

Thank Sue M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here for a lovely home cooked lunch followed by a trip to the Model village and back again for a cuppa and cake! Lovely staff and owner, very welcoming. Great with children and cater for dairy and gluten free.

Thank Freakybabe2
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We visited Merrivale Tea Rooms for lunch as we had read previous reviews about it been good for gluten free. We were a large family group with 7 children under eight plus 4 adults, and in the past it has often been tricky to find...More

Thank th0ughtfulmum
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a quick caffeine fix before the Pleasure Beach opened. Nice little place & a tasty cheese scone but the coffee is from a push button vending machine & this was noticeable in the quality; or lack of it. I guess the clue...More

Thank peterthevet
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Stumbled across this delightful tearoom on. Grey October day and what a fantastic surprise. Whilst out walking with our dog my wife and I decided we required some lunch.As my wife is gluten and dary free this can be a problem and as we had...More

Thank Gary W
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped here after visiting the miniature model museum. It is immaculately clean, has super friendly staff and the food is delicious! We had homemade soup and our children had sausage roll and chips and pasta bolognese. All was very yummy. We didn’t even get...More

Thank Ursula K
Reviewed 21 October 2017

We visited here in august and it was very busy, so had to queue to order. We found a table outside and expected a very long wait. Fortunately it was not too long. My husband and I had a ploughmans, one cheese and one ham...More

Thank Diane2703
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Came with my mum and my 6 month old daughter for lunch. Lovely, friendly attentive staff. Best sausage sandwich and latte I've had in a long time. Beautiful quaint little cafe! We will be back again soon

Thank Tiona M
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marine Parade | Merrivale Model Village, Great Yarmouth NR30 3JG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Great Yarmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1493 842097
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