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Sandside Cafe

East Row, Sandsend, Whitby, England
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (116 reviews)
“crab sandwiches” (45 reviews)
“bakewell tart” (17 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
East Row, Sandsend, Whitby, England
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Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

This is a super little cafe. It does not accept dogs inside but there is a largely enclosed terrace which is ok, plus lots of outside areas if the weather is decent. The food is just delicious with crab sandwiches and cakes to die for....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank HenryStanley
Reviewed 4 November 2018

The bacon sandwiches are so good here that it's a regular stop-off. If it's too late in the day for bacon then try the scones and cakes. Part of the outside area is covered so you can get shelter there, and the glass screens are...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Will_Of_The_North
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Great location overlooking the beach at Sandsend serving snacks and piping hot coffee at very fair prices.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 116rogerb
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Quite simply, this place is perfect. Always very busy-- the reason? Location, value, service and quality-- THE BEST

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank garyspeck
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

Well, my wife and I were walking along the coastal path with our dog when we decided to stop for a break at the Sandside Cafe, which as you can imagine by the name is right on the beach front. We walked to the entrance...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank P6083XSanthonyd
Reviewed 30 October 2018

friendly and nice little restaurant, with stunning views. we went for breakfast, and it was worth it. friendly staff.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Matthieu L
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Went down to the Sandsend cafe for breakfast this morning. Beautifully cooked food, thick bacon and runny friend egg, with black pudding, beans, sausage and tomato. But the best thing was the view. We sat in the covered glassed in area. It really does not...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Suzanne R
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely cafe, right on the beach front with fantastic views. Good selection of cafe food and original fish dishes. Order from counter.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank yogachef
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Walked from Whitby especially to visit this newly refurbished café and was surprised to see how lovely it was - a twee little log cabin with a delicious view of the sea! Sit in or out or halfway between under the glass-roofed deck but if...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank ChrisPduck2
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Went here yesterday after taking our dog for a run on the beach - what a great find! Everywhere nice and modern, clean & cosy. We had The Bakewell Tart - wow simply yummy. The tea also had a separate pot of hot water -...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Alison H
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dave s
15 November 2018|
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Response from K8624HYdavidc | Reviewed this property |
They are usually open most days.
30 January 2017|
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Response from theoriginalnosher | Reviewed this property |
Its well worth a little walk, you wont be disappointed, walk down and have breakfast and then have tea and cake on the at back.
helen c
21 October 2016|
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Response from 4P9J | Reviewed this property |
Only seen dogs in outside seating area. With people siting at tables and queuing to order food inside there is not a lot of room for a dog inside
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: East Row, Sandsend, Whitby, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Whitby  >  Sandsend
  • Phone Number: 01947-89-39-16
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