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Shoreline Cafe

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1 Church Street | Craster, Craster, Alnwick NE66 3TH, England
+44 1665 571251
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10:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:00
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stopped here during a coastal walk. The staff are great, but I cannot say the same of the food. I ordered a full cooked breakfast. It was sizeable, but the quality of the ingredients was poor, despite it being relatively expensive. A case of volume over substance. I'd recommend you order with care, for other reviewers have found the... More 

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Thank Martin M
Southampton, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The food was ok , good range of cakes but very pricey -- as is the local pub here. We found it rather noisy

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Thank Alice G
England
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174 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The pub were a bit offhand and said they'd finished service 2.55pm so we went to this cafe. Enjoyed kippers with bread and butter and a good pot of tea. Cakes looked tempting but we were happy with what we had. Staff pleasant and at times quite amusing - would that be a Latte of a Lahte, giggle Returned again... More 

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Thank EnglandAnders
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47 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for lunch after walking along the coast from Newton via Dunstanburgh castle and had a very pleasant lunch with soup and toasted sandwiches and a gooey treat for desert --as we walked back as well this was a well earned pit stop with good food and pleasant service

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1 Thank Kenneth M
Buckingham, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The pub was full but we found this great little cafe and some lovely tea and cake. We were welcomed in the garden with the dog and the waitress was very pleasant .

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Thank LILAC132014
London, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Light, airy modern café within easy walk of the harbour. Excellent home baking on offer plus decent sandwiches for adults and children

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Thank Codders73
Alnwick, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After a lovely walk from Howick we timed it nicely for the 10 am opening for breakfast. We arrived to find the cafe not ready for customers and were kept waiting (after we went to order) If you advertise you open at 10 you must be ready for customers , they were still not ready at 10.15 and it was... More 

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3 Thank crumbandcrust
england
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80 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went on a cold and miserable day but what a treat in store. I had crab sandwiches complete with lovely dressed salad and crisps, hubbie had prawns on home made bread with the same accompaniment and pots of tea. The place was very busy but staff were continuously friendly and helpful. All the food looked very delicious.

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1 Thank maureenlogan
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was walking from Embleton to Craster and thought ' I could really use a coffee and a scone in a cafe that welcomes dogs.' There it was. Fine coffee, fresh scone and water for dogs. Perfect. Jane

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Thank Jane H
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017

beautiful craster!!! lovely walk to the castle and back... we thought nice cup of tea and something to eat at around 1.45pm it was quite quiet.. the lady serving us was not interested at all her attitude bad...we had tea which was lukewarm and the cheese scones were pretty poor one being like a doorstop so hard... very disappointing

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1 Thank Jennifer T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$9
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 17:00
Monday
10:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 17:00
Thursday
10:00 - 17:00
Friday
10:00 - 17:00
Saturday
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Church Street | Craster, Craster, Alnwick NE66 3TH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Alnwick  >  Craster
  • Phone Number: +44 1665 571251

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?