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Arabica

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87 Market Place, Thirsk Y07 1ET, England
01845 523869
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7:30 am - 5:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
Mon - Sat 7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast

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  • 56
    Excellent
  • 12
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
riba, cake & coffee

I'd meant to treat myself to sampling the American Diner menu and today was the day: I had time and a hunger! The creamy, seasoned coleslaw was home-made and the side salad a delicious mixture - curly fries are a treat and the whole rack of ribs was both meaty and tender. Well presented, too, with... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 12, 2015
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Thirsk, United Kingdom
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Thirsk, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

I'd meant to treat myself to sampling the American Diner menu and today was the day: I had time and a hunger! The creamy, seasoned coleslaw was home-made and the side salad a delicious mixture - curly fries are a treat and the whole rack of ribs was both meaty and tender. Well presented, too, with bone-bowl, wipes and a... More 

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York
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10 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015 via mobile

Me and my other half went here the other week and the smoothies were lovely! Coming back!! Going to try the other flavours.

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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

We visit this place often, the service is excellent, food has always been cooked well and with local produce I love this little place and can not recommend it enough. Staff are friendly and lovely too

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Sydney
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69 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

Not having had very good coffee so far touring England, we tried Arabica and at last found some! We asked for strong coffee and it was delicious. The tea cake and carrot cake, however, could have been better. The cafe was crowded so obviously is very popular in Thirsk.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

Fantastic breakfast, all quality ingredients! The coffee was excellent too, very similar to Cafe Nero. We had one full breakfast and one scrambled eggs on toast, cappuccino and a latte. Best scrambled eggs I've had in a long time! We didn't wait long and the staff and service was excellent. Definitely recommend a visit, we'll certainly be back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

After a visit to the nearby mount grace priority me and my wife wonderd were to eat the lady from English heritage suggested thirsk so of we went arived in Thirsk (free parking for the 1 St hour ) and imeadly spotted arabica cafe in we went all the staff were smiley and not pushy the menu was good and... More 

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ROSEDALE
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

The best ever coffee and local ingredients. Its only small but the staff or helpful and friendly and you do not have to wait very long for service.

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Went here today with my daughter son in law and grandson. We fancied a fry up this appeared a basic cafe..... What a lucky find ! Perfect cooked breakfast, proper meaty sausages and Doreen's black pudding. I had the small breakfast and there was more than enough. My daughter had a bacon roll and my son in law had a... More 

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

When we visit friends in Thirsk this is our Sunday morning breakfast. The staff are lovely and can't do enough for you. Good choice of breakfasts -something for every appetite. My son had a candy floss milkshake that he loved. Full breakfast is massive and even scrambled egg on toast is quite big. Good coffee and atmosphere. Look forward to... More 

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Thirsk, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

On a 25 degree day, I needed a break. The air-conditioned coffee shop was welcomingly cool but not freezing! A creature of habit, I stepped over the line for a Frappuccino to wash down a midi-breakfast. Freshly cooked, the whole lot was delicious and an iced coffee worked a treat. Rosie & Mark and the team were attentive, helpful and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 87 Market Place, Thirsk Y07 1ET, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Thirsk
  • Phone Number: 01845 523869

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Cafe
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 2:30 pm
Monday
7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 5:30 pm

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