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Frankie's Beach Cafe

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The Esplanade, Seaford BN25 1JP, England
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“toasties” (14 reviews)
“cake” (8 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
The Esplanade, Seaford BN25 1JP, England
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Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

A cold sunny day, wanted a hot drink whilst wandering along the seafront. A small shack on the seafront with a small decked area on the beach with seating. We ordered a coffee + hot chocolate. Served quickly and promptly. We sat in the shelter...More

Thank disabledcrip
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Location could not be better. I love the strippy deck chairs on the beach. Go for a long walk then stop for coffee & cake 😎

Thank sue f
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

We always visit seafood, park on the west side and walk to the museum. Always past this place and never stopped. So glad we did this time, lovely place staff were fantastic. Grabbed a few toasted sandwiches and cake, were spot on. Never will we...More

Thank monkeymanbrighton
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed our lunch of delicious toasties, coffee, ice cream at Frankie's, sitting on Seaford beach on Frankie's red striped deckchairs. Unpretentious, authentic,uncluttered by seaside tat, Seaford is an understated real find, and Frankie's sets just the right tone.

1  Thank Sally M
Reviewed 19 August 2017

It's basically the only decent cafe on the Seaford beach. The guy who runs it finds time to talk to every client and I heard he even bought the sand box for kids and installed it on his own cost. I can't say it's the...More

1  Thank ireraxx
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

A lovely place to sit and soak up the sun on the beach. Deckchairs are provided and there is a small sandpit for children making it an ideal meeting place. Coffee is good but not as much choice of cakes as other venues. Staff are...More

Thank Lianne1412
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Went for a walk along Seaford seafront this afternoon. Frankie's was busy, this made me so and have a drink. Just had a cappuccino but is was one of the best coffee I had. It was made just how I like it. It was even...More

Thank Craig W
Reviewed 9 August 2017

coffee, cakes, deck chairs, what else could one want at the beach? Frankie also has great little limericks on the blackboard sometimes to raise a smile

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Hard to beat Dominic's recipe of quality locally roasted coffee beans and an enormous personality and a warm welcome.

Thank Jonathan C
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I met up with some old work colleagues for lunch on what must have one of our hottest days. We ordered toasties for lunch with cold drinks. I've got to say the tuna melt toastie was the nicest I've had for a long time. Sitting...More

1  Thank Rimell-seaford-55
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Esplanade, Seaford BN25 1JP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Seaford
Relaxing beach cafe with free deckchairs for customers and a sandpit for children to play in. With a selection of fine coffee, teas, home made cakes, ice cream and freshly prepared toasted sandwiches.
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