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The Watermark Cafe

Royal Albert Drive, Scarborough YO12 7TY, England
+44 1723 506506
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (77 reviews)
“ciabatta” (7 reviews)
“soup” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Royal Albert Drive, Scarborough YO12 7TY, England
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11 - 20 of 597 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went here with my omni partner this weekend for breakfast. We ordered two breakfasts - one large 'regular' (meaty) breakfast and one large veggie breakfast. Checked with the kitchen if the veggie sausages were vegan - they weren't - so I asked for my...More

Thank Beca H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called in here tonight for a cuppa and eccles cake which was very tasty i might add. Very nicely decorated but found it odd there only one toilet for ladies.. when it seats alot of people.. but very clean.

Thank Jill M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have been to the Watermark for breakfast the last three weeks, the cafe opens at 7am and with the sun coming up over the north bay nice picturesque place to sit and enjoy a full English breakfast and cup of coffe, the cafe is...More

1  Thank hotelqa2016
Reviewed 20 May 2017

We went across the road from the usual predicable café on the corner. We have never been in this type of café on the seafront before even though we have been to Scarborough for 40 years. A totally transformed café, nice seating and food. Had...More

Thank kathleentravis1
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Really disappointed today called for coffee and scone ,but spotted a blue bottle in amongst the cakes so just had a coffee..Such a shame as I'm sure others will be put off from buying cakes.

Thank LesleyYorkshire
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We only stopped by for a coffee but really liked the cakes & drinks. Friendly service, more space inside than you might think.

Thank Andy W
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Great location, excellent service and wonderful food. Had heard of The Watermark Café and, at last, managed to experience it for myself - why did I wait so long! I will certainly make a return visit the next time I am in Scarborough, which I...More

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Great food, great view, lovely atmosphere, lovely service. Went in for a coffee and ended up staying for lunch after seeing the quality of food being served! We were not disappointed. Highly recommend it to anyone visiting Scarborough ! Thank you! Coleen, Sue and Jan...More

1  Thank richardwH7773QI
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Toast was very poor. Change of bread very thin, no taste, poor quality. Coffee could be better. Still a good location

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Always wanted to try the Watermark, so popped down with friends for a spot of lunch. The place was very busy, but had a good atmosphere and we managed to find a table straight away. Ordering is done at the counter, drinks you take to...More

Thank blurts1980
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, 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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