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Drift-In Surf Cafe

11 Shore Road, East Wittering PO20 8DY, England
+44 1243 672292
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (9 reviews)
“pancakes” (51 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11 Shore Road, East Wittering PO20 8DY, England
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Reviewed March 26, 2018

Never eaten here - the menu is quite eccentric with wraps sandwiches and pancakes - but the espresso is as good as it gets.

Thank Ricky3D
Reviewed March 13, 2018

Went to Drift - in as walking the dog. Wow just like being in Cornwall. Always busy when i have been but great friendly staff and a fantastic menu. Granola with peanut butter and chocolate just scrummy. Well worth a visit

Thank SusieHoward
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Always a great place for awesome food, drinks and atmosphere for all to enjoy whatever the weather outside.

Thank AndGJ
Reviewed March 1, 2018 via mobile

We had no idea what to expect of East Wittering but wanted to eat something warming before taking a winter walk on the beach. Arriving around 11:45 on a Sunday morning, we were lucky to immediately get a table for 4 in the front room...More

Thank LMarshUK
Reviewed February 18, 2018

If you're in West Wittering, I recommend doing the short walk to East Wittering especially for the coffee & food. They are so good at special dietary requirements, and the staff are so lovely and helpful. Interiors are nice.

1  Thank Dcaraq
Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

Lovely little cafe that’s well worth a visit. We were made to feel very welcome when we stopped by for a quick bite to eat. Be sure to try the banana & Nutella pancake!

Thank TBakes
Reviewed January 5, 2018 via mobile

Lovely cafe staffed by lovely people. Healthy smoothies as well as more hearty lunches. The salted caramel ice cream is to die for.

Thank 117DeniseO
Reviewed November 21, 2017 via mobile

Regular consumer of their milkshakes. Bit pricey at £3.50 but great ingredients. Nice vibe with friendly staff.

Thank Fred E
Reviewed November 12, 2017

We stopped in for a drink but the staff were very welcoming and the drinks were really good. If we had more time in East Wittering we would have eaten there as well but a great addition to East Wittering.

Thank Emily S
Reviewed October 23, 2017

Where to start... been coming here frequently since it first opened and have never been disappointed. Sometimes there is a bit of a wait, but the friendly staff and the delicious food makes up for it. I can take anyone here and they are always...More

Thank 337traveller1234567
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Shore Road, East Wittering PO20 8DY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  East Wittering
  • Phone Number: +44 1243 672292
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A busy cafe/ restaurant serving something different to the usual cafe offerings. Drift-In Surf Cafe specialises in pancakes, healthy and innovative salads and sandwiches, homemade cakes and lots more. Our coffee is fair trade and organic certified and roasted in Cornwall.
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