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“Really nice food”
Review of The Coffee Bean

The Coffee Bean
Ranked #92 of 400 Restaurants in Scarborough
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: British
Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast
Restaurant details
Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Cant complain the food was hot and tasty. Homemade steak and ale pie was delicious. I understand the rising costs of everything but it seemed a bit pricey for a cafe.

Thank Janet H
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Reviewed 21 June 2018

Very friendly staff good choice on the menu and food served hot and was delicious, good value for money. Would highly recommend

Thank julie7carter
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Reviewed 20 June 2018

With the name coffee bean we thought it would be a cafe, we passed early evening and it was busy so we looked at the menu and was pleasantly surprised. Great specials board, lovely atmosphere and food was amazing, had pork in a mushroom sauce and was top restaurant quality, staff friendly, would definitely recommend.

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Thank barryneilwalker
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Reviewed 15 June 2018

We visited here week of 4th June. The tablercloth on one side had a large tea or coffee stain and two of the paper napkins were covered with black dust specks. Food was very poor quality. We ordered baguettes which were of the frozen type and were not fully defrosted when we received them. Amazing really that you can have a terrible food experience by ordering a baguette. Place looks nice from the outside which is why we went in. Turned out to be a big mistake .The on and only plus was the lovely manner of the waitress who served us.

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Thank Jan0301
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Reviewed 7 June 2018

We ordered a ploughmans, cheese and pickle sandwiches and a kids meal (a ham sandwich and oddly beans and potatoes which came with it). After waiting for a long time, every meal was wrong. The kids ham sandwich arrived with ham AND a fried egg inside. There were no beans, but peas. The cheese and pickle sandwich arrived with ham in it (I'm a vegetarian so not good). The ploughmans arrived with no bread. My cheese and pickle sandwich arrived the second time correctly but when the kids meal came back, the sandwich still had the unwanted fried egg inside. But 3 year old child was getting agitated by this time so I just had to take the fried egg out.

The waitress, who was doing her best, finally returned with the missing bread for the ploughmans after being asked for a second time. My partner described the bread as "the most processed white bread I've ever tasted." It looked like a defrosted white burger bun with the butter melting into it. My sandwiches were meanly filled and the salad was disappointing - just a little bit of iceberg with tomato and cucumber. Not worth the £6 I paid. The ploughmans was a tenner! Unbelievably expensive for a bit of Iceberg, cheap grated cheese, average ham, a few new potatoes and a white burger bun.

We agreed that the food here would be good for very patient elderly people with false teeth, low expectations and old fashioned tastes. It's quite sad really. We used to love this place. What's happened to it?

However, top marks for the waitress who was doing her best in a bad situation.

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Thank TheGrand
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