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Smallsticks Cafe

Cart Gap Road, Happisburgh NR12 0QL, England
+44 7379 653974
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cakes” (44 reviews)
“fish and chips” (20 reviews)
“ciabatta” (6 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Cart Gap Road, Happisburgh NR12 0QL, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We called at Smallsticks Cafe for a welcome drink after a walk along the beach. The staff are very friendly and quick. Today we just stopped for a cuppa but on other occasions we have had a great breakfast or lunch. The cakes looked very...More

Thank Sally W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for breakfast, was nice enough, friendly on walking in with a nicely thought out seating area outside with a wall around safe for dogs which is nice to see. The food can only be described as 'ok' thought, my wife had a veggie sausage...More

Thank MrHappyDiner
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

been meaning to visit this lovely place for a long time,finally got round to it and it was lovely friendly staff,lovely food and great location ,nice sunday lunch and nice home made cakes and desserts,was very busy and I could see why

Thank 885philr
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Been visiting this place every time we are in this part of Norfolk, never been disappointed very helpful staff , , asked for a extra tea bag in my pot of tea (builders brew) also a toasted bacon sandwich no trimmings , not a problem...More

Thank rhw44
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

A lovely cafe with both a good English breakfast and a spicy chilli con carne. Friendly service and good value. Dog friendly garden close to the lifeboat station

Thank jamessG441AM
Reviewed 1 September 2018

Small place with nice food and wifi. Dog friendly, has a small garden. Very busy when we went on a sunday, best I think to ring and book a table as we had to sit outside in rain,

1  Thank Beckie M
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

We have been coming here for coffee as so close to the beach for lovely dog walk. Made great efforts for us with their breakfast making it vegan friendly. Great staff, great food and great for dogs - must go to cafe!

1  Thank Lewis J
Reviewed 26 August 2018

A lovely café, in an ideal location, with fast friendly service and allows dogs!! Food and drinks delicious......

1  Thank Jo B
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Great food and a hearty family fish and chips meal, but the service from Kiera was excellent, really friendly and attentive, if only all cafes had a Kiera!

1  Thank Curious573529
Reviewed 23 August 2018

It's a busy little place, inside was very busy when we arrived, so we sat outside but the weather looked like it was about to change as soon as a table came free inside (within a couple of minutes) we were informed straight away, ordered...More

1  Thank David T
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Questions & Answers
1 October 2017|
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Response from Chris P | Property representative |
Hi sorry for the delay in getting back to you. We are closed on Tuesday at the moment and then Wednesdays during the winter months.
sue f
8 March 2017|
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Response from Chris P | Property representative |
Hi Sue, We have parking next too and opposite the café. Hope this helps. Thanks Chris
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$19
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:30
09:30 - 16:00
09:30 - 16:00
09:30 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cart Gap Road, Happisburgh NR12 0QL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Happisburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 7379 653974
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We're a friendly, family-run cafe offering a great choice of home-baked cakes and home-cooked breakfasts and lunches, as well as fish and chips. We're ideally positioned next to Cart Gap beach, with views open farmland and Happisburgh lighthouse. Dogs are welcome in our enclosed rear garden.
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