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The Watermark Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Royal Albert Drive, Scarborough YO12 7TY, England
+44 1723 506506
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68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Called in here one Saturday afternoon and was great. They have a menu just for homemade soups. The place is classy, homely, great food and very different. My only complaint is that it is always packed and you struggle to get a table.

Thank mgsDoncaster
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called here on way home from Scarborough visit. Lovely breakfast. Food was well cooked, eggs perfect, bacon crispy and tasty. Bread fresh.

Thank Lynn C
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The watermark definitely looks better and it slightly more spacious after its refurb. It was busy but we waited a few minutes and a table became free. Soon after we sat down a waitress quickly and efficiently cleared the table but did not wipe it. It's only a minor point but it's important to maintain the cleanliness of the tables.... More 

Thank AbBa505
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited this establishment with my wife after hearing a number of reviews about it. The cafe itself looked quite nice and although we only called for coffee the food on adjoining tables looked quite appetising and therefore (now tempted) we opted for a chip butty snack (no more needed as we were booked into another local establishment for an... More 

1 Thank Fivetimesandcounting
Scarborough, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Called in yesterday (3rd Jan 2017) with my fiancé for a bite to eat and the best mocha I've ever had, after blowing the New Year cobwebs away on a bright but windy sea front. It was pretty busy but we didn't have to wait long for a window seat as it must have had a recent expansion and upgrade... More 

Thank ImaFineArtist
Darlington, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a walk on beach with friends on a chilly day we decided to TO call in this Cafe for the first time , We were all craving a 'Chip Butty ' OH Dear what a disaster 4 of us got the same the chips were Frozen and very very dry the bread roll didn't taste fresh ..... As we... More 

2 Thank Elsa1128
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called in for soup. I had butternut squash. Husband had sprout and bacon..quite strong but interesting. Busy but Staff pleasant and efficient. Will definitely come again. Thank you.

1 Thank Lynne S
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23 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Watermark cafe is brilliantly located on the lovely North Bay seafront , we visited on a freezing December day and was suprised how busy it was, thats testament to the great food and brilliant views on offer.The decor is lovely and I especially love the wall down the corridor to the toilets which is a nod to the old... More 

Wakefield,West Yorkshire
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Gorgeous cafe. Very busy though and a bit of a squeeze but the food is excellent and fresh. Great views if you can get a table by the window. Would highly recommend.

Thank 252suev
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent a few hours out of the cold, each of us chose something warm and rather delicious to eat. We came out feeling filled to the point of satisfaction. From cakes to sandwiches to yummy soup definitely a good place to go.

Thank Richard J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, British
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Scenic view, Local cuisine
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?