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A Taste of Magic - CLOSED

13-14 Victoria Road, Scarborough YO11 1SB, England
+44 1723 501724
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
22 May 2014
“BOO HOOO another one bites the dust!”
10 Feb 2014
“To rate yourself top is wrong.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, International, Mediterranean, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
13-14 Victoria Road, Scarborough YO11 1SB, England
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1 - 10 of 25 reviews

Reviewed 22 May 2014

Terrible shame, but this lovely little place has closed down :( Hope it soon reopens as Scarborough always needs tasty places to snack.

2  Thank Gastrowoman
Reviewed 10 February 2014 via mobile

Went in here for a snack and drink. Coffee was poor and cake tasted like it has sat there for days. Will not visit again.

Thank mikescott1974
Reviewed 19 October 2013

Arrived in Scarborough and found this place within 5 minutes of parking. So glad we stopped! We didn't want anything 'with chips' and this place was perfect. 2 huge jacket spuds with prawns and then we just had to have some of the homemade cakes....More

Thank RichardnJeanette
Reviewed 12 October 2013

Took my notoriously fussy kids out for lunch. The small boy wanted a bacon sandwich - no fat, well done and pancakes with maple syrup. The small girl fancied a salad wrap and banana milk shake. Only one lady to do it all - she...More

1  Thank Gastrowoman
Reviewed 16 February 2013

We stopped here for tea and a cake whilst walking around the town. The cake was delicious, with very generous portions. The staff were very friendly. The menu looked very interesting and was well priced. Overall we have a lovely rest before returning to explore...More

Thank gwiazda99
Reviewed 24 October 2012

My friends and I have been having lunches, afternoon tea etc at Taste of Magic for almost all the eight years it has been open and NEVER EVER in all that time have we had anything less than excellant food and service. Almost everything is...More

Thank Chalky30
Reviewed 17 October 2012 via mobile

Called for lunch with a friend a few weeks ago, we were the only diners. Huge selection on menu and reasonably priced. Came here upon recommendation from a work colleague and purely because "Eat Me" had no tables available. The small cafe felt cold in...More

1  Thank Merc9SLK
Reviewed 4 September 2012

I was in Scarborough for an art auction at Dugglebys and not knowing the town well sought advice from the staff there. Directed to A Taste of Magic, some 200 yards away, I was struck by the bright and clean appearance of this café. Clear...More

Thank MichaelWinnerRIP
Reviewed 22 August 2012

On walking past this little gem on the way to buy our son's new school uniform I knew this place was going to be special. The place looks great from the outside and even better from inside. It's immaculate, very quaint and if you're a...More

1  Thank rutlandwest
Reviewed 12 May 2012

Scarboroughs hidden treasure! Fantastic food at a very reasonable price! Delightfull owners.

1  Thank Paul M
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$7 - US$13
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13-14 Victoria Road, Scarborough YO11 1SB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1723 501724
  • E-mail
A Taste of Magic is a single floor lock up cafe with 25 covers and a take away service. Situated in a busy thoroughfare just off the town centre.
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