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Yew Tree Cafe

High Street, Scalby, Scarborough YO13 0PT, England
+44 1723 367989
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
High Street, Scalby, Scarborough YO13 0PT, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Delicious scones and tea served here, together with a range of breakfasts and lunches. Pleasant and attractive tearoom which is always busy and can be booked. Fellow diners were having a ra be of all day breakfasts cooked to their liking, lots local regulars which...More

Thank babs089
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely independent cafe. The decor is really nice. Indoor and outdoor seating is available. Fabulous cakes and delicious coffee. Welcoming and friendly staff.

Thank rachael w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went with my wife for afternoon tea. Place was busy, staff quite friendly. Afternoon tea for 2 was not worth £20. Wanted to charge me extra for another scone. Manageress said they always served half a scone per person! I've never seen that before anywhere...Go...More

1  Thank mikewakefield1951
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a lovely breakfast at The Yew Tree. There was plenty of choice on the menu to suit all tastes and our food arrived freshly cooked, beautifully presented and was delicious. The staff were very friendly and helpful.

Thank TrishLeeds
Reviewed 13 June 2017

We stopped here for a spot of lunch - absolutely delicious - I would highly recommend (esp. the Vanilla Slice!)

Thank Jane W
Reviewed 26 May 2017

After a walk on the river the yew tree was a welcome sit down for a late lunch with our standard poodle toby. We shared a meal of home made pate picalily and bread. Wine 2 was excellent and beer served in a delightful lady...More

Thank dutchessYork
Reviewed 21 May 2017

we stopped off just for a drink at lunch time. pretty busy but not overly so. we got a seat and ordered a latte for me and my wife strawberry milkshake. both good. the food being ordered looked good we may stop for a nibble...More

Thank miniian1
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Popped in after a long day walking with two small children just before closing time expecting to be told only take away would be available. Very happy to be wrong and instead greeted with a very warm welcome, superb coffee and cake and a hot...More

Thank k_a_richards
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Called for refreshments after a walk in Broxa Forest. Was really impressed with the place. Proper coffee, excellent cakes and a really friendly service. We were so impressed that a week later after a 7 mile walk from Cloughton we returned, this time for lunch....More

Thank Tony I
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Visit the Yew Tree Cafe quite regularly. I love their pate and toast with side salad. The Cafe is always busy and the food is consistently good.

Thank Colette T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, 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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Scalby, Scarborough YO13 0PT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Scarborough  >  Scalby
  • Phone Number: +44 1723 367989
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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!
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