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Cafe Cru Restaurant

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European, British, Grill
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North Drive | The Imperial Hotel, Great Yarmouth NR30 1EQ, England
+44 1493 842000
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18:30 - 22:00
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 16:00
Mon - Sat 18:30 - 22:00
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Lichfield
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32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Were taken by friends for a first time visit ,following a recommendation.We found it to be a real treasure and a pleasure from start to finish.The ambiance was excellent and had a 60's feel,with crisp linen and silver plate cutlery,seating mainly in booths and tables beautifully set. Staff were friendly,welcoming and thoroughly professional,attentive and offering advice where needed. Food was... More 

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Thank Brian H
ImperialHotelGY, Owner at Cafe Cru Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you so much for such a positive review especially it was your first visit.To hear the service ,the food ,the atmosphere was all excellent, is very good to hear,as we are striving for that all the time.We look forward to seeing you again. More 

Norwich, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were recommended by another restaurateur to this restaurant as his was closed on the day of our intended visit. I was looking for somewhere special as my guests being former hotel owners themselves are used to good quality establishments etc. I don't usually take visitors to places I have not tried myself first but I was happy to go... More 

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Thank Ian D
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

This restaurant is amazing with a regularly changing menu and freshly cooked food. The standard is consistently high.

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Thank Steve H
ImperialHotelGY, Owner at Cafe Cru Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review ,delighted to know that you can consistently expect a high standard. More 

Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

great food and attentive staff. The wine was good with a varied menu that meant that we all found something we enjoyed

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Thank nursesue71
ImperialHotelGY, Owner at Cafe Cru Restaurant, responded to this review

Lovely meal and lovely staff! Thank you for the review. More 

Grantham, United Kingdom
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133 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

We were pleasantly surprised by the quality of both service and food, not to mention the excellent wine list. No hesitation in recommending this restaurant to anyone visiting Great Yarmouth. During our two visits we tried all the fish dishes - excellent - and one of the steak dishes, also very good. Crepe Suzette cooked at the table was also... More 

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Thank Garry M
ImperialHotelGY, Owner at Cafe Cru Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you so much for such a superb review,you clearly appreciate good food and service and I am delighted that we were able to offer both. More 

Crawley Down, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely food, attentive staff pandering to our every need. Very good value and wine menu offering a great selection

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Thank Harris4s
Great Yarmouth
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Called in one Friday and had a very enjoyable meal. Lovely staff and a good wine selection.We look forward to dining again

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Thank Asyoureap
ImperialHotelGY, Owner at Cafe Cru Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for the review ,not sure if you meant steak and chips or steal and chips?? either way we love it !! and see you soon I hope More 

West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Been coming here more than 10 years. An amazing place. Exceptional dining experience. Love the place.

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Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Had wife's family over for a few days and had sunday lunch at the Cafe Cru Restaurant. Staff very attentive and food was excellent. Reasonably priced. Thank you for an excellent lunch.

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1 Thank Adrian P
ImperialHotelGY, Owner at Cafe Cru Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review,so glad food was excellent and staff were attentive. See you again soon !I hope ! More 

Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

We have dined here quite a few times over the years and the food and service is always very good. The staff are pleasant and attentive without being overbearing. I have also been here with business colleagues visiting from outside Gt Yarmouth and they too, enjoy their visits to Cafe Cru.

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Thank Suffolk-Turfer
ImperialHotelGY, Owner at Cafe Cru Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review,its always nice to know that we satisfy your expectations every time,and I hope we continue to do so in the future. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$45
Cuisine
European, British, Grill
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 16:00
Monday
18:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
18:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
18:30 - 22:00
Thursday
18:30 - 22:00
Friday
18:30 - 22:00
Saturday
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: North Drive | The Imperial Hotel, Great Yarmouth NR30 1EQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Great Yarmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1493 842000
  • This restaurant is at Imperial Hotel

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?