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The Gossips Cafe

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The Square, Yarmouth, England
+44 1983 760646
Today
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We always come here when in Yarmouth and the food and service are always very good. The Cafe is quite small and cramped but in a way that's part of the appeal and creates a busy and bustling atmosphere. We visited in early afternoon, and I had the crab and prawn baguette which was decent value, and then a large... More 

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Newport, England, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I went to the gossips cafe with friends after visiting Yarmouth castle. The menu was vast..id say too many items really, the prices are a little higher then average and the waiting time was almost 40 minutes.The staff weren't just chatting to each other, a couple of them were leaning on the side whilst engrossed in their chat, they quickly... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Gossips has always been fast service and good food. The position of Gossips always lends itself to a minghellas icecream with the kiosk adjacent to Gossips. A walk down the pier afterwards is always a good idea

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1 Thank Jenn J
Merriott, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The café is near the ferry terminal on the Isle of Wight. We sat next to the window from where you could look out over the Solent. The food is prepared on site and is very good indeed. For the same food nearby you will pay twice as much. This place has atmosphere. It makes me smile just to think... More 

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Leyland, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Called in for afternoon tea whilst waiting for the ferry. The menu is extensive and the prices are reasonable. The cafe is very clean and the staff helpful and service was quick. The location by the pier and on the waterfront is great. We had a pizza, ploughmans, pesto pasta,jacket potato with cheese and a tuna panini and all were... More 

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1 Thank Grut52
Telford, United Kingdom
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74 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Had a baguette and cake great. Perfect spot for a bit of lunch right next to the pier. Safe friendly and helpful.

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1 Thank Alex S
Harrow, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Fantastic little cafe by pier in yarmouth. Huge choice of menu and beautifully cooked and presented. A little slow in serving but well worth the wait. Lovely comfortable seating inside and nice tables outside where can take dogs. Absolutely delicious and fresh

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1 Thank AJChes53
Northampton, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As we missed our morning ferry, we decided to kill some time won a wet Monday morning with breakfast at The Gossip Café. We've eaten there before and the standard of food and service were as high as ever. The staff are all so friendly and polite and very efficient at clearing tables away in readiness for the next diners.... More 

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1 Thank pollyandgraham
Fleetwood
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Easy level access, adjacent toilet. Tables are close together so it's a bit difficult negotiating round the tables with a wheelchair. Quickly served with a delicious 3 bean chilli. The chilli was just spicy enough but, strangely, the rice was warmer than the chilli. Ciabatta panini with cheese and red onion chutney was very tasty, served with coleslaw and a... More 

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Leverkusen, Germany
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 257 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on the look out for an afternoon snack and I was particularly keen to go for a crab sandwich and cup of tea. We stumbled on the Gossips Cafe situated at the landside end of the long, wooden pier (closed to the public the week we were there). There was a good choice of snacks and beverages. I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$4 - $16
Cuisine
Cafe, British
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Scenic view
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square, Yarmouth, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Yarmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1983 760646

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?