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north bay cafe

170 North Marine Road, Scarborough YO12 7HZ, England
+44 1723 506714
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
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“poached eggs” (5 reviews)
“jacket potato” (4 reviews)
“sandwiches” (6 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
170 North Marine Road, Scarborough YO12 7HZ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ordered my chicken dinner at 12.01pm, was told there would be a 30 minute wait, at 1.00pm my dinner was served, I commented to the waitress that I thought I had been forgotten,no reply no apology. I was served with half a chicken which can...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Brian S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sat down during busy lunchtime rush and ordered hot food. A 30 minute wait but asking after 40 minutes it was only just being cooked! Order was clearly forgotten as other orders had gone out. No apology given. To top it all off, there was...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank TravellerTim93
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

We visited this place for breakfast as it was on our way to the park. The girl serving seemed half asleep and doesn’t seem to understand English fully. Ordered milkshakes as with such a vast choice of flavours thought they would be good, however they...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank chickpea638
Reviewed 15 October 2018

I try to have a meal just after four o.clock and most of the time they are taking the menu boards in and are closing just as other people as well myself disappointed, if it stayed open until 4/30 or 5 o,clock they might get...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank alanmawston1
Reviewed 30 September 2018

We have visited twice now for breakfast,whilst we have been staying in a guesthouse on the same road.Both times we had lovely food.Good choice and variety.Freshly cooked.We would recommend.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank O8976WApaulc
Reviewed 16 September 2018

We have several delicious breakfasts at this little gem of a restaurant. The service was always fast and cheerful, the food was delicious and the place was comfotable and clean. With very fair prices it was a go-to place for us.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank effordboy
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Traditional cafe serving classic British food. I had poached eggs twice...£3.75 for 3 eggs which were cooked to perfection! Wife and children had great food too. Mug of milky coffee is great. Warning - cash only!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank richardeE2691AF
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely breakfast and the price is amazing for the quality of the food! The eggs were cooked to absolute perfection, runny but no jelly! The sausages were nice and the bacon was lean and tasty! The coffee was absolutely huge in a tall mug. Staff...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank jamie c
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Delighted to have used this cafe a few times and the food is consistently cheap, tasty and all delivered quickly. It is old-fashioned and a pleasant change from cafe chains. The staff have been friendly and I'd go back tomorrow if I were closer. It...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank John F
Reviewed 13 August 2018

We enjoyed a main meal here, staff friendly, place clean, food cooked and prepared to order, prices very reasonable, (we didn't care much for the sachets of tomatoe sauce). The overall ambience is one of a good British cafe. Toilets down one flight of stairs,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jean N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170 North Marine Road, Scarborough YO12 7HZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1723 506714
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