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Rye Bay Cafe

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1 Royal William Square | Old Lydd Road, Camber TN31 7RX, England
07793393186
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    Very good
  • 6
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  • 5
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Bistro

Modern bistro style restaurant with friendly staff, serving excellent food at very reasonable prices.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
bparkercars
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Yateley, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
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101 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Yateley, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
170 reviews 170 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

Modern bistro style restaurant with friendly staff, serving excellent food at very reasonable prices.

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Rye, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

If she knows what's good for her that's where she'll be. This is no ordinary cafe. It's the best cafe in East Sussex. The full English comes with a poem read by the owner. The tea and coffee are locally sourced. No mean feat I can tell you.

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Essex, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

We stumbled upon this restaurant accidentally and were very glad we did. The staff were very friendly and helpful and the food was outstanding - the daily menu board was full of nice variations of classic meals and all freshly made to order. If you're in Camber at any time I would highly recommend this place. It also catered well... More 

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Kent, England, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We came across this place after a big chain restaurant let us down with their miscommunication. As soon as we arrived we was made to feel very welcome, The manager was quick to find seating for our large party and the young girls also made us welcome and sorted drinks and food quickly.I say our group was large,we was 9... More 

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Tonbridge, England, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

fresh and tasty reasonable price pleasant staff easy parking good views very nice area you make these reviews to long to complete

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We went on a sunny Friday lunchtime. It was busy, with nearly all the outside tables taken. There's plenty of room inside, but we stayed out to make the most of the warm October sunshine. We were told straight away that there was a one hour wait for food. The bar has 3 lager taps, but one was off. I... More 

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2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

This place is fabulous. The food is lovely and the staff are amazing. Graham the owner and his wife do everything to make you feel special. Well worth a visit. Xxx

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Hampshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

This is more than a cafe, more like a bistro. The offer is mainly locally sourced produce and fish caught by local fishermen. My wife and I started with goujons of plaice, new on the menu that day, - full of flavour unlike the frozen versions. We followed with Mediterranean prawns, larger and better presented than those we find on... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

It depends on your expectations I guess but this great location beach bar could be SO brilliant. I had mackerel to start and absolutely no attempt was made to disguise that it was straight out of the packet and chucked on my plate. We had fish and chips which was Icelands finest. Came with birds eye peas. The waitresses cant... More 

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Croydon, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014 via mobile

Escaped the hell of local holiday park to go to the great laid-back atmosphere at Rye Bay Cafe. The owner is an excellent character who makes you feel extremely welcome and the staff can't do enough for you. One even tolerated my friend's interrogation regarding every pudding on the menu. The food is great- real sense that the cafe is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1 Royal William Square | Old Lydd Road, Camber TN31 7RX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Camber
  • Phone Number: 07793393186

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Café, British

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