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Yew Tree Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options

Location and contact

Situated in the village of Scalby, just outside Scarborough The Yew Tree Café offers a friendly and relaxed service with an excellent variety of freshly-prepared food using local and regional produce. You can choose to either eat in or take away; breakfasts, sandwiches, snacks and our home baked cakes and treats are available. A wide range of hot and cold drinks are served, from Barista made coffees to a range of speciality teas, to delicious hot chocolates and classic milkshakes as well as locally brewed beers and a variety of wines and spirits. Dogs are welcome with their well behaved owners!
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Cafe, British
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On New Years Day we walked from North Bay to Scalby. The pub was closed but fortunately the Yew Tree was open. It was very busy and we managed to find a table, which was booked in forty minutes time. Just long enough for us...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Edward02
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Met a friend for breakfast today. Wonderful breakfast and delicious coffee. Great value and would reccommend. Also found out on leaving that they are also dog friendly so will definitely be returning

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lucylucky55
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

Had a fab lunch with a lovely friend Liz, we had afternoon tea with amazing full hot and frothy cappuccino, with wonderful service with a smile I found it to be great value.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank patsB6437VS
Reviewed 27 November 2018

Called in for a Cappuccino coffee today and was very disappointed. The cup was over half filled with froth and the cost was £2.60p This is a top-end price for the Scarborough area and for that one would expect a top-end cup of coffee. It...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank Bin_all_0ver
Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile

Went in for a light bite late afternoon, service was good, food was excellent. Very busy with locals and it seems to be a hub for the local community. Good varied breakfast, lunch and light bite menu. The vanilla slice was so big..i had to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MarvinS_13
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

Arrived early Saturday morning. Had a great breakfast. Staff really friendly. Food excellent. Atmosphere great

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank chrisy2016
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Really nice cafe, lovely food. Staff are extremely helpful and polite, you can sit inside or out. Dog friendly for well behaved doggies

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Ellen B
Reviewed 14 September 2018

As above with a different way of serving americano. Light and airy with additional seating outside. Loved the toilets also. If you visit you will see what I mean.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank BrianMollon
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Stopped in for lunch on a busy Saturday lunchtime. The prawn sandwich was good as was the toastie. Cake was fresh and just right. Really liked the toilet. Lots of space and framed posters on the wall featuring the variety acts who featured during past...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank HeavenKnowsIm
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Great coffee, lovely service. The menu was very accomodating. Really enjoyed the gluten free peach melba cake. Yummmmm!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank pennychb
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3 December 2018|
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Response from 913ange | Reviewed this property |
Hello afternoon tea is as follows : tea, sandwiches , scones, butter , jam and cream. Cake etc. Please see photos on their website. They are very accommodating. Enjoy. Are you booking a table , please call before you go as... More
28 January 2018|
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Response from ALPHA512013 | Reviewed this property |
I’m not quite sure about inside the cafe but check their website or give them a ring on 01723 367989
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