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Yew Tree Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Situated in the village of Scalby, just outside Scarborough The Yew Tree Café offers a friendly and relaxed service with an excellent variety of freshly-prepared food using local and regional produce. You can choose to either eat in or take away; breakfasts, sandwiches, snacks and our home baked cakes and treats are available. A wide range of hot and cold drinks are served, from Barista made coffees to a range of speciality teas, to delicious hot chocolates and classic milkshakes as well as locally brewed beers and a variety of wines and spirits. Dogs are welcome with their well behaved owners!
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Cafe, British
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here on Sunday there was six of us. Absolutely lovely food, lovely staff and a nice little place. Will be returning next time I’m in the area

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank rob1991
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really enjoyed our lunch here - one panini and one sandwich. Will be back next time we are in Scarborough

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Claire H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this cafe yesterday for afternoon tea. The staff were very pleasant but after ordering our selection of sandwiches and cakes we had to wait a ridiculous 40 minutes before our food arrived. During this time a few other people entered the cafe and ordered...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank carrol148
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We came here with our cockapoo Aggie. We were all made very welcome. Aggie was allowed her breakfast while we had ours. Lovely big breakfast and very tasty too. The cafe is bright and airy with a traditional tearoom feel. We must go back to...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 749edd
Reviewed 3 January 2019

On New Years Day we walked from North Bay to Scalby. The pub was closed but fortunately the Yew Tree was open. It was very busy and we managed to find a table, which was booked in forty minutes time. Just long enough for us...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Edward02
Reviewed 29 December 2018

Met a friend for breakfast today. Wonderful breakfast and delicious coffee. Great value and would reccommend. Also found out on leaving that they are also dog friendly so will definitely be returning

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lucylucky55
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

Had a fab lunch with a lovely friend Liz, we had afternoon tea with amazing full hot and frothy cappuccino, with wonderful service with a smile I found it to be great value.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank patsB6437VS
Reviewed 27 November 2018

Called in for a Cappuccino coffee today and was very disappointed. The cup was over half filled with froth and the cost was £2.60p This is a top-end price for the Scarborough area and for that one would expect a top-end cup of coffee. It...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank Bin_all_0ver
Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile

Went in for a light bite late afternoon, service was good, food was excellent. Very busy with locals and it seems to be a hub for the local community. Good varied breakfast, lunch and light bite menu. The vanilla slice was so big..i had to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MarvinS_13
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

Arrived early Saturday morning. Had a great breakfast. Staff really friendly. Food excellent. Atmosphere great

Date of visit: October 2018
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2 December 2018|
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Response from 913ange | Reviewed this property |
Hello afternoon tea is as follows : tea, sandwiches , scones, butter , jam and cream. Cake etc. Please see photos on their website. They are very accommodating. Enjoy. Are you booking a table , please call before you go as... More
27 January 2018|
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Response from 749edd | Reviewed this property |
Yes. We took our cockapoo. She was allowed to have her breakfast while we had ours.
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