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Folly Lake Cafe

Risby Park Fisheries | Dunflat Road, Beverley HU17 8SS, England
+44 7860 255981
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (91 reviews)
“quiche” (47 reviews)
“coffee cake” (9 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Hours
Cafe, British, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Risby Park Fisheries | Dunflat Road, Beverley HU17 8SS, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Despite lovely food and cheerful table staff the manageress was rude and unhelpful when our drinks order was wrong ... 3 times Our tea was undrinkble when it came. We are not fussy but one of our party is on renal dialysis and the other...More

Thank QCdaisy123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great spot, overlooking the lake, for a spot of lunch during a Sunday walk with the dog. Great cakes, coffee, tea, scones, etc. all for a good price.

Thank MasterAlfred
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Once you find it the cafe is in the middle of the fishing lakes and is quite rustic. Sat on the veranda in the sun watching the fishing having a great snack and drink. Will be going back at lunch time as the home cooking...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always so welcoming Can’t wait fir our next visit Food is knock out. And the friendliness from the owners wife and staff is wonderful Can’t do enough fir you Can’t recommend this place this enough Many thanks for making our time with you always so...More

Thank c671130h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited Folly Lake café at the weekend and what a lovely lunch I had. The scenery is superb and it was so nice to sit outside and be able to look out over the fishing lakes, very relaxing. The home cooked food arrived promptly,was...More

Thank Sue E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I first visited the cafe with my grandma and have since been numerous times with my boyfriend. The outdoor balcony overlooking the lake is lovely especially when the weather is nice. The homemade cakes and savoury items (especially the frittata and Cornish pasties !!) are...More

Thank Eleanor W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wanted to find somewhere with an outdoor seating area to enjoy the weather... lovely scenery, great food (vegan option was great) and friendly staff. Would definitely recommend!

Thank vickiirae
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Disappointed that cash only and with the quality of the food. The bread was not fresh and the 'pickle' in the cheese and pickle sandwich was more salsa than pickle.

Thank Tracey B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with my son, firstly they wouldn’t put some beans on his children’s meal because it was after 11:30am and beans are on the breakfast menu,very unaccomdating, especially for a 3 year old who was crying for beans! The children’s meal, sausage and chips was...More

Thank Cf3016
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Visited here today for a quiet lunch with my husband. We sat at a table which was dirty and I asked if it could be cleaned, and the waitress reluctantly came round with a cloth.the food is very expensive ham egg and chips £8,00 each....More

2  Thank peter john h
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29 November 2016|
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Response from barryshakesby | Reviewed this property |
l dont know give them a ring they are very helpful
Anne M
22 October 2016|
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Response from Linda J | Reviewed this property |
Outside the cafe are 2 areas, one covered, where dogs are welcome. Dogs aren't allowed inside the cafe.
28 July 2015|
Response from Mildlyamused101 | Reviewed this property |
yes, but you need to be quiet as not to disturb the fishing guys
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$9
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Risby Park Fisheries | Dunflat Road, Beverley HU17 8SS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  East Riding of Yorkshire  >  Beverley
  • Phone Number: +44 7860 255981
  • E-mail
Situated a few minutes drive from the main road from Cottingham to Beverley (A164) Folly Lake Caf'e sits on the banks of Risby Park Fisheries overlooking the historic Folly Lake. Open daily, the licensed café has ladies & gents toilets, offers indoor seating for around 30 with additional seating on the south facing decked balcony. A place to enjoy home cooked food, refreshments and tranquility...Our regulars call it "Cake Heaven" Weekend Opening Hours from 1st Dec to 1st March Saturday 10am - 4pm/Sunday 9am - 4pm [last main meal orders 3pm]
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