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The Clock Cafe

The Spa, Scarborough YO11 2HD, England
+44 1723 500390
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“scones” (65 reviews)
“cake” (27 reviews)
“mug of coffee” (7 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
The Spa, Scarborough YO11 2HD, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walked along the front and spotted this little gem. I only stopped for a hot beverage but was perfect. Nice size mug of hot chocolate and a beautiful view. Can't wait to call in again :)

Thank vicky241
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I love the Clock cafe and regularly breakfast there on a Sunday - meandering down through the Venetian gardens from the cliff top on the wheelchair accessible pathway. The food is simple and traditional but invariably freshly cooked and the home baked...More

Thank Pablo393
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Heading down from our hotel to the beach passed this cafe and called in for coffee and a cake. A lttle gem tucked and full of locals on a bright and fresh sunday morning. Lovely views across the bay from inside and out. Ginger parkin...More

Thank stig1955
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and the view is amazing. Open all season and as the winter approaches look for the Union Jack flag which shows they are open. Bad weather stops them opening

Thank MikeTaylor98
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited here on Sunday 22nd October and Wow what a superb place.Slightly raised into the cliff just behind Scarboro Spa Theatre this Hidden Gem is faultless.Sit outside on the terrace or inside with the patio doors open.Either will give you spectacular views of the...More

Thank Terry K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ended up here by chance after spending a morning exploring the South Bay.As the weather was unusually warm we chose a table outside on the balcony which has stunning views of the South Bay and back towards the harbour.We had fish and chips which...More

Thank Susan R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the Italian gardens and fed the squirrels and pigeons then continued to walk down to the clock cafe where we all enjoyed a hit drink and biscuits, the food looked great and it's dog friendly too The views are amazing also. Thanks Clock Cafe

Thank Adrian B
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Called in at The Clock cafe for a cuppa en route back up to the South Cliff / Esplanade area. We had our two large German Shepherd dogs with us at the time and were made to feel very welcome by the staff there, even...More

1  Thank Isobelle D
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

The clock tower has been a favourite of mine for years. I first came with my mum and dad who introduced me to the cafe. It's such a beautiful place to sit and admire the view of Scarborough whilst enjoying a mug of coffee and...More

1  Thank Lisa W
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Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

We've jus discovered scarborough and the clock cafe we visited on a beautiful July afternoon and sat outside to eat,the food was great as was the view The cafe itself is really quaint and has a history and inside there are many really interesting photos...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Kenneth L
4 April 2017|
Response from jaclink40 | Property representative |
Yes we are open every day now unless it is pouring down......... our phone number is 01723500390 if you want to check before you leave but we plan to be open now until October....... see you soon 😀X
Debbie H
9 February 2017|
Response from jaclink40 | Property representative |
We hope to open next weekend weather permitting. We are later than usual but have been having some work done in the kitchen. We will only be open weekend until the weather gets a bit warmer. Thanks for asking Regards... More
9 February 2017|
Response from jaclink40 | Property representative |
It is quite a walk from the top of the cliff but there is the lift. It is still a good walk from the lift and there are 2 options we have a number of steps but a strong handrail to hold onto or there is a path up to the cafe... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Spa, Scarborough YO11 2HD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1723 500390
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