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Jayjays @ The Beach Cafe

The Promenade, Gorleston-on-Sea, Great Yarmouth NR31 6QT, England
+44 1493 657001
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“cakes” (72 reviews)
“salad” (29 reviews)
“wraps” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Promenade, Gorleston-on-Sea, Great Yarmouth NR31 6QT, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you’ve had a Sunday roast here you’ll know that nowhere else will compare! Really disappointed to find out they’re no longer available until October. We won’t go back there until winter now. Everything else is a little bit overpriced on the menu for what...More

Thank lollylewly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Read reviews and thought we would give it a go. YOU MUST TRY THIS CAFE! We had the baked cod which my wife says was amazing and I tried the brunch burger. There was no way I was ever going to finish it.....massive burger, bacon,...More

Thank Seth O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Walked from Hopton and stopped for coffee and cake. Went into town then walked back to Hopton got caught in rainstorm so decided to stop for lunch. Lovely hot soup with warm bread all very nice. Great service good food 😊

Thank Lesley A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited many times but only for drinks & snacks. All good and all the meals I've seen going out to other customers look really nice.

Thank jim_bourne
Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

Popped in on a chilly Sunday afternoon fora reviving drink and snack. We got possibly the last seats in the place. It was packed - obviously very popular! Very friendly, attentive service, lovely scones, tasty coffee, clean toilets. Main meals looked delicious. I think the...More

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed April 9, 2018

The only downside of this venue is that it's so popular it can be difficult to get a table at busy times. There is a good range of food from snacks through sandwiches/baguettes to breakfasts and main meals. There is the normal range of drinks...More

Thank rparsoni
Reviewed April 1, 2018

Situated half way along the lower esplanade it is a favourite drop in cafe for Gorleston people exercising or strolling along the seafront. Excellent coffee and good food it is a busy, friendly place. Indoor and outdoor seating. Very clean and nicely furnished.

Thank dellaann
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

Popped in with the family a couple of days ago as we strolled along the beach, with the intention of stopping for a cuppa and maybe a cake. The choice of buns/cakes pastries is great and they really look scrumptious. My sons decided they like...More

Thank Bev A
Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Party of four of us had full English breakfast good size Place clean an tidy staff polite Breakfast is £7.95 Drinks from £2.20 (tea) Coffees (2.50) Couple of things that I feel would benefit Breakfast is expensive with drink is £10.50 Total bill £39.60 So...More

Thank pinklady12lady12
Reviewed March 3, 2018

The food served is well cooked and presented and essentially good value. Sitting outside is a bonus, facing the sea and sandy beach - you could be anywhere in the world!

Thank Iain M
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Tom R
August 19, 2017|
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Response from Paul I | Reviewed this property |
Yes all year Christmas meal deal was excellent
Tom R
August 19, 2017|
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Response from 370tobin_david | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I am a customer not the operator
April 11, 2017|
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Response from Brian S | Reviewed this property |
I agree with some of the earlier answers. The prices are not cheap but it is a quality place in a great location. As the TV advert says " I'm worth it".
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Promenade, Gorleston-on-Sea, Great Yarmouth NR31 6QT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Great Yarmouth  >  Gorleston-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1493 657001
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