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The Watermark Cafe

Royal Albert Drive, Scarborough YO12 7TY, England
+44 1723 506506
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“cakes” (73 reviews)
“ciabatta” (7 reviews)
“soup” (10 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Royal Albert Drive, Scarborough YO12 7TY, England
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

Popped in on the rainy sunday afternoon of bank holiday weekend, had tea, coffee and a shortcake slice. Lovely pleasant visit, would definitely recommend and visit again. All food drinks and cakes looked amazing, plenty of choice and good service.

Thank Luca H
Reviewed 17 April 2017

we popped in by off chance, for afternoon tea, lovely cafe and homemade cake, we will return again on our next visit to scarborough

Thank tracyluv_24
Reviewed 15 April 2017

I know I have reviewed Watermark before but we went twice on our recent visit to Scarborough. On the first occasion coffee and cakes-delicious and on the second occasion we had breakfast. Pat had bacon and mushrooms and I had the full English breakfast. Absolutely...More

Thank Edward02
Reviewed 13 April 2017

I live in Scarborough and usually avoid local cafes at busy time as more often than not quality drops in proportion to how busy a venue is. Unfortunately this was once again proved true when my wife and I were persuaded by our grandson to...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We've been calling in at this place over the years and seen it grow and expand and get more and more popular. The cafe is busy and popular with an outside veranda. It does have a license and they regularly have bands on. The food...More

Thank The_Simnetts
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Visiting on Saturday for lunch and Sunday for brunch . The best Stilton and Broccoli soup I have ever tasted . The staff are so friendly and the atmosphere perfect . Will be our regular point of call whenever we are in Scarborough. Jen and...More

Thank JenplusJim
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped off for a cuppa whilst I'm Scarborough. Staff are friendly and cafe has a nice view. Reasonably priced.

Thank AndrewB51
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Really good cafe got lots of variation of cakes to sweets to meals , has lots of drinks to choose and has an outdoor and indoor seating area really nice decorations and also free wifi which is really good (I'm using it now to write...More

Thank elliot c
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

This cafe was a lovely find with spectacular sea views. My mum and sister enjoyed coffee and cake one afternoon and we all enjoyed a light lunch the following day. There is a large range of homemade soups which were nearly all gluten free, a...More

Thank janonholiday
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We have watched this cafe grow into bigger premises over the years and luckily nothing has been lost in their development. Lovely, welcoming friendly staff. Superb views of the crashing waves of the north seas. But best of all for a cake lover like me,...More

Thank Linda S
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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
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View
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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