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Serendipity Cafe

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Norfolk House High Street | High Street, Leyburn DL8 5AQ, England
+44 1969 625632
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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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84 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We always visit this tea room / coffee shop/ lunches etc on our visits to the Dales. I had a tasty gruyere and red onion relish toasted sandwich. My daughter had a proper baked potato with beans and cheese and was asked if she would like the cheese melted. She also had a hot white chocolate drink with shafts of... More 

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Market Rasen, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped off on Sunday afternoon, had soup and coffee. Soup was lovely and good coffee. A nice place to drop by with some lovely items for sale in the shop.

Thank Team371
Orpington, United Kingdom
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99 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

The cafe is in the shop, which sells a huge variety of gift and and unusual presents. Our friend who lives in Yorkshire visits the tea shop regularly and it is easy to see why. It is delightful, and the staff very friendly. We had lunch here before catching our train home to London. It was very tasty and we... More 

Thank juliaelizabethann
Darlington, United Kingdom
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104 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Always a great stop for lunch or afternoon tea. Just called in for a lovely cup of tea and fruit cake with Wensleydale cheese. Delightful. Always unusual flavoured soups to try. Pleasant surroundings, lovely staff and a great gift shop to browse.

Thank chrissiekite33
Brighouse, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

We had a day out in Leyburn and called here for a lunchtime snack. All sorts of interesting items on the menu, we didn't know what to try. Ended up with spiced parsnip and pear soup lovely chunky brown bread. Palma ham sandwich, smoked salmon cream cheese sandwich, and an eye popping peach Bakewell tart. Prompt friendly service even though... More 

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Richmond, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

Everytime we go over to Leyburn, we seem to start or finish at Serendipity! The coffee is nice, the service friendly, and the scones are tasty.

Thank arfhb
Northallerton, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

Have been here many times and always enjoyed it but called today and I had a scone which was one of the worst scones that I have ever had and not the cheapest so very disappointing.

Thank martha973
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

Lovely little cafe inside a wonderful store. Lovely lemon meringue pie! Little gem hidden away upstairs.

Thank blackwell10-11
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

Serendipity is just right for a cuppa and cake or a light tasty meal. We visited twice whilst staying in Leyburn. Very good.

Thank Ally J
Huntingdon, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Air conditioned cafe. Friendly and helpful staff. Very clean. Cakes were lovely. A good portion was provided. A good choice of food on the menu. A good selection of tea and coffee

Thank 1940sdiva

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, British
Lunch, Brunch
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Seating, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Norfolk House High Street | High Street, Leyburn DL8 5AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Leyburn
  • Phone Number: +44 1969 625632

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?