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The Old Rock Shop Bistro

10 Hamilton Road, Cromer NR27 9HL, England
+44 1263 511926
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sausage rolls” (77 reviews)
“cakes” (89 reviews)
“crab” (39 reviews)
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Seafood, Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
10 Hamilton Road, Cromer NR27 9HL, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Overall a good experience, popped in for a coffe and sausage roll. Busy cafe means its one of the better ones in Cromer,

Thank dmarti32
Reviewed 1 week ago

Honest, good quality locally sourced food at fair price points! Homemade cakes baked on the premises. Ideal for outside catering purposes too!

Thank Rachel T
Reviewed 1 week ago

From polite and helpful staff to excellent home made savouries and cakes, this is a great place for a snack or lunch. Popular with locals and tourists, it's worth looking up.

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whilst on holiday in North Norfolk we visited Cromer with the express intention of experiencing the famous Cromer crab! How lucky were we to find The Old Rock Shop. The crab salad with new potatoes and baguette was huge and absolutely mouth-watering and delicious. Would...More

Thank Shirley W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group of us regularly come here for refreshments after out Tai Chi class. We enjoy the tea and coffee and are often tempted by the delicious cakes - we would highly recommend it.

Thank cath b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stopped off here for a late lunch/early dinner before we made our way back home. I ordered the fresh crab jacket potato which came with a salad and my husband had a fresh crab baguette with salad. Both were very tasty....More

Thank Jaffaboo T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice, scones are lovely. Only complaint is that there was just one tub of clotted cream left so I had to split it with my wife! Otherwise would have been 5 stars.

Thank Tom S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Conveniently located by the main street- highly accessible. Has a good range of homemade food- scones & coconut tart are not to be missed! We also love the selection of tea blends. Very friendly staff with efficient service. Place is a bit dated but seating...More

Thank Dcafehopper
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good value . Latte and porridge with honey. £5. Friends had poached rags on toast , beans on toast and full English . All declared tasty . Selection of teas, coffees . Decaf and herbal . Dietary needs catered for . Clean and friendly ....More

Thank Phyzbang
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

special catering service and help was beyond the expected. Sam and his staff have always been on hand and reliable.

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Lydia H
13 July 2018|
Response from SamRockShop | Property representative |
Hi! We certainly do. All of our sandwiches & baguettes etc can be wrapped for takeaway as well as our Homemade Norfolk Sausage Rolls, Individual Quiches & Homemade Cakes. Feel free to contact us in advance so we can have... More
Simone L
28 May 2018|
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Response from SamRockShop | Property representative |
Hi Simone, Ever so sorry I missed your message till now! We welcome small-medium sized dogs on the agreement they are kept well behaved and on the ground. If we can be of any further assistance please do not hesitate to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Hamilton Road, Cromer NR27 9HL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Cromer
  • Phone Number: +44 1263 511926
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Locally owned and managed. Located in the North Norfolk coastal town of Cromer. We source local produce where available and present the finished dishes for reasonable prices.
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