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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)
Open Now
09:00 - 17:00 Hours
Cafe, British, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
East Row, Sandsend, Whitby, England
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Reviewed 31 July 2018

Plenty of seating inside and out, sun and shade. Staff were friendly. Only came for coffee as had had a big breakfast already! The decaf cappuccino was good but the latte out of the machine was a bit sweet to my taste, no sugar added....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank JWMW101
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent range of cakes and ordering easy. Friendly staff at till. Milkshakes brought to the table but waitress accidentally knocked my sons one over spilling it on the table, cutlery and menus. She muttered a very quiet, barely audible “sorry “ and went to fetch...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Claire B
Reviewed 28 July 2018

Stopped by on a busy summer holiday weekday for a sandwich and a coffee. The location of the cafe is fantastic, overlooking the bay, which was a very nice change from the teeming streets of Whitby. I had a ham salad sandwich and a small...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank sidney1974
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

So long as you are handing over £20 a time they are fine But buy an inflatable toy for your kids - then ask for it to be topped up the next day??? God Forbid!!!!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Mike R
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Lots of space outside if you have a dog. Great food and refreshments. A wonderful stop before your walk back to Whitby.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Carol O
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Stayed local drove here every morning for breakfast,great value quick and friendly service great choice however I stuck with house breakfast which was excellent

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 66Mike66
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Simple food .. but it really good! Great Cakes ! Sensible prices Gluten free options available. Fantastic place!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank march421
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Found that Sandsend was quite limited for food options so was pleased to get a table outside in this little cafe. The cafe overlooks the beach and is a perfect location. There are seats both inside and outside and generally really nice. The menu had...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Laura462230
Reviewed 10 July 2018

What a wonderful place sandside cafe good food brill service fabulous location /visited 3 times for a meal or sandwiches can't wait to go back it would be great if they did evening meals😎

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank geo462017
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We had a lovely lunch with our dogs at our feet. Very tasty Brie panini. Great selection of cakes but we were too full to sample. Prompt service. Only drawback is 5her3 is one loo and nearly always a queue. ( we visited the day...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank lynnesam
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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
View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
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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