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| Longsands Beach, Tynemouth, England
+44 191 296 4152
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“fish and chips” (54 reviews)
“cakes” (38 reviews)
“bacon sandwich” (18 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Hours
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
| Longsands Beach, Tynemouth, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Today was our second visit to Crusoes, we should have just left it one. The first visit last year was a disappointment but we let that slide as it was a relaunch day after a refit and so attributed below par food quality with the...More

Thank LKell83
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The location is perfect. And the ability to walk in off the beach with sandy shoes or dripping wet and not feel uncomfortable is a joy. Hot coffee, yummy cakes and a basic but adequate choice of hot food. Just what you need after a...More

Thank Martin S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Breakfast on the beach! Well at the back of it. Food was great, staff friendly and what a great view! Will use again 👍🏼

Thank Doddy0078
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we stopped of for a drink, we were envious of the lush food other guests were having. the venue is clean and in a great spot, cant wait to sample the food.prices on the drinks were reasonable

Thank geezaglen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We just went here for ice cream haha. The 99 cones are the traditional British ice cream to have when at the beach! They were reasonably priced, however you should eat them fast as they melt super quickly hahaha

Thank Alexandre C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I don’t think words can describe how beautiful this venue is and we feel privileged to have been able to have our wedding reception here. The hospitality shown by Sharon, Tracey and their staff was second to none. They helped create a wonderful atmosphere and...More

Thank NJF84
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

WARNING: don’t try the big breakfast unless you are Hungry! It’s Big, but tasty with decent quality ingredients, nice and freshly cooked. Fab location right on the beach with subsequent fine views along the coast and out to sea. Busy and popular (I was there...More

Thank Anthony H
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Looking for a little corner of heaven? It’s here. Get yourself along to Longsands Beach in Tynemouth. Crusoe’s do the best breakfasts. The smoothest Cappuccinos and Lattes. The biggest muffins. Loads of indoor seating as well as outside on the decking (where dogs are welcome)....More

Thank ScozzM
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

I attended with family on a Saturday lunchtime. The lady who served me was efficient but a more friendly attitude wouldn’t have gone amiss. I had cod and chips and it was a huge portion - would easily have served 2. U fortunately the quality...More

1  Thank Catiron
Reviewed April 29, 2018

What a lovely way to spend a staurday afternoon. Although it was busy, staff were effcient which meant I never felt like I waited long. The kitchen was incredibly busy and everything that cam out was fabulous. We had sausgae sandwiches and an amzing muffin...More

Thank Steph425
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Questions & Answers
June 9, 2018|
Response from Susan T | Reviewed this property |
not indoors - they can go on the patio outside but I don't think they are allowed on the beach there during the summer anyway
Nicola E
June 9, 2018|
Response from LucyEmmaFirth | Reviewed this property |
Hi...I'm not sure. I know they have quite a few gluten free options
March 5, 2017|
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Response from Michael M | Reviewed this property |
yes they have a breakfast menu.
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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, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Longsands Beach, Tynemouth, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Tynemouth
  • Phone Number: +44 191 296 4152
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