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The Old Forge

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30 Main Street | Sewerby, Bridlington YO15 1EQ, England
+44 1262 672684
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (8 reviews)
“sandwich” (6 reviews)
“meringue” (2 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 16:00 Hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
30 Main Street | Sewerby, Bridlington YO15 1EQ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited today and found, after many years of reliable, consistently good service and reliable quality, that the Old Forge has been forced to close. I'd like to express my appreciation to the owners; this was the best cafe in the Bridlington area. A sad...More

Thank DavidYork
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Visited for afternoon tea and could not fault the food, lovely location and free parking outside. Dog friendly at the back.

Thank JenzGemz
Reviewed 2 January 2018

As a fairly frequent visitor to the Old Forge, I was both shocked and appalled at the previous unfair and vindictive review. We have always found the staff polite and friendly, with home cooked food, carefully presented and good value for money. The decor is...More

1  Thank johncartermetcalfe
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Visited today with my partner and my daughter for lunch. Had never been before even though I live in Bridlington. The place smells damp and musty, the decor is old and uninviting. There were no members of staff to greet us as we walked in...More

2  Thank Lynn B
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Not visited before and always thought it was something else don know why! Anyway visited on Friday with disabled relative and they were very accommodating. Breakfasts usually served until 11.30 but they made one after 12 which pleased him. Nice place decorated for Xmas and...More

Thank LisaBrid
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Popped in for a breakfast following a walk across the cliffs, cannt fault the food, ingredients were good, a little expensive perhaps and it took an eternity to arrive. I know things are cooked to order but, it doesn't take that long to knock up...More

1  Thank trevor6410
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Well what can I say, I have visited here a few times with my family for Sunday Lunch, every visit I have felt the same but this visit has finally tipped me over the edge! The older lady I assume who is the owner is...More

2  Thank Raffas10
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Visited on more than one occasion - only one member of staff ( owner) was friendly. Other staff awful - it was as though it was too much trouble - no smiles nothing . For instance ... it’s 11.30 ... can I have sandwich? No...More

2  Thank 987sharon123
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

The Old Forge is a wonderful place for a meal, a cup of coffee with friends or solo. They have a nice sized room for indoor seating, a cozy little lounge, and a nice garden for outdoor seating. All the cakes and scones looked fantastic!...More

Thank RamonaL34
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

I have been to the forge numerous times. Often for tea and cake, i have had meals with my partner, afternoon tea. Also i have attended some of the events which are organised. Every visit i have been welcomed by warm, helpful and friendly staff....More

Thank Abigail C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$18
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Main Street | Sewerby, Bridlington YO15 1EQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  East Riding of Yorkshire  >  Bridlington
  • Phone Number: +44 1262 672684
  • E-mail
A tearoom by day, a restaurant by night. Serving breakfast, dinner, light lunches and main meals, homemade baking, hot and cold drinks. All our food is homemade and fresh! Our evening menu comprises of out speciality PIES but also a wide range of other options such as Chicken dishes, scampi and childrens meals are also available!
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