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The Watermark Cafe

Royal Albert Drive, Scarborough YO12 7TY, England
+44 1723 506506
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (79 reviews)
“bacon sandwich” (10 reviews)
“soup” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Royal Albert Drive, Scarborough YO12 7TY, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We attended this eatery today and cannot believe we haven’t found it before (we live near Scarborough). It is amazing. Our only issue tonight was it was dark so we couldn’t see the large roller waves coming into the bay. Anyway, the eatery was fabulous....More

Thank NFE007
Reviewed 1 week ago

Called in here one cold sunny Sunday morning, the best thing we ever did, plus you are allowed to take your dog in. The coffee is excellent not too strong, plus the selection of cakes is 'wow' my husband always has two slices of the...More

Thank Lean
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great scones and cakes at sensible prices. Very friendly staff. Goodlocation. Interesting and diverse selection of books and magazines . Couldn’t fault it really. We'll be back

Thank _graham_a_hunt
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived for lunch, sat down and browsed the menu. After ordering our food and drinks, the cafe began to fill up. As it can get quite busy, especially on weekends or school holidays, larger groups may find getting a suitable table difficult. Also, although...More

Thank flyB787
Reviewed 1 week ago

we have visited this café a few times over the years, at different hours of the day...always the same excellent service and food-breakfast, lunch, afternoon brew, and although I've never been on an evening they hold music sessions over the year. staff are friendly with...More

1  Thank Janet S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great location on the seafront with parking directly outside. A very busy spot with a good selection of food and drink, including a variety of dairy free and gluten free options. Seating inside and out.

Thank Telgip
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great location on sea front. Very reasonable prices and lovely selection of food for lunch. Decent choice for kids too and they happily did half portion of sandwich for my son. Highly recommend the broccoli and stilton soup! Gorgeous cakes too.

Thank Liz N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Second visit here for lunch. Service and food were good both times. Good choice of soups. Good choice for vegetarians. I also noticed gluten free options for those that need it. Lovely views and option to sit outside on a nice day. We'll eat here...More

Thank Yorkslass69
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

I sat outside under the canopy and had fantastic coffee and cakes. The inside was also a great place to be. Dog friendly and well worth a visit.

Thank monster199
Reviewed 1 October 2017

elder staff and owner are straight up rude and showed nothing but racism to me so far . seriously avoid.

Thank Vally A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Royal Albert Drive, Scarborough YO12 7TY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1723 506506
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