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Jayjays @ The Beach Cafe

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The Promenade, Gorleston-on-Sea, Great Yarmouth NR31 6QT, England
+44 1493 657001
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (70 reviews)
“wraps” (5 reviews)
“salad” (28 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
The Promenade, Gorleston-on-Sea, Great Yarmouth NR31 6QT, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Party of four of us had full English breakfast good size Place clean an tidy staff polite Breakfast is £7.95 Drinks from £2.20 (tea) Coffees (2.50) Couple of things that I feel would benefit Breakfast is expensive with drink is £10.50 Total bill £39.60 So...More

Thank pinklady12lady12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food served is well cooked and presented and essentially good value. Sitting outside is a bonus, facing the sea and sandy beach - you could be anywhere in the world!

Thank Iain M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ideally located for a stop off while having a stroll. Very clean with a good selection of food and drinks but very expensive and the freshly squeezed orange juice we had was undrinkable (tasted fermented). The food is good quality but not very much quantity...More

Thank Sue K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I feel this place has good reviews because of the amazing bakes & lovely location, but there are so many things going wrong! The only reason I am leaving such a long & moany review is because I’ve always loved jayjays!....But it could be so...More

Thank Laura F
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

After our walk with friends from Hopton to Gorleston along the beach, we stopped at Jay Jays for a well deserved hot drink, have to say the cappuccinos looked good, but the Italian hot chocolate was to die for. Would recommend Jay Jays and especially...More

Thank blott
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

We went here for breakfast and we were not disappointed. Staff friendly, food awesome, coffee just right. To have all of this with the lovely view of the sea was lovely.

Thank Monchand22
Reviewed 29 January 2018

Jayjays is a few metres along the prom. but it's worth making the trip - helps work off some of the calories too...... We only popped in for tea and a bun which were very good, and not expensive - the menu looked varied and...More

Thank NorwichSteve
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Visited with my parents for lunch & unfortunately the staff weren’t overly helpful when asking about vegan options saying their was nothing available on their menu. I asked them to make a salad for me off the menu with a slight tweak (without halloumi) which...More

Thank Natalie C
Reviewed 27 November 2017

We have loved this place, been coming here for years and couldn't recommend it highly enough but over the last few months, we have noticed a definite downward trend and we are finally going to admit defeat and not visit again. Perhaps they have taken...More

3  Thank hillviewengland
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Everything about this place is very lovely. The coffee and cakes are amazing, the meals are plentiful and delicious. The location is stunning. You really do not get nearer the sea. Cannot say good enough about this little gem. It does get busy but well...More

1  Thank 555GinaH
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Tom R
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Response from Paul I | Reviewed this property |
Yes all year Christmas meal deal was excellent
Tom R
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Response from 370tobin_david | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I am a customer not the operator
11 April 2017|
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Response from Brian S | Reviewed this property |
I agree with some of the earlier answers. The prices are not cheap but it is a quality place in a great location. As the TV advert says " I'm worth it".
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Promenade, Gorleston-on-Sea, Great Yarmouth NR31 6QT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Great Yarmouth  >  Gorleston-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1493 657001
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