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Waterways Cafe

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North drive, Great Yarmouth, England
+44 7927 953935
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice quiet spot to have a lovely walk before breakfast and after dinner. Very well maintained, not sure what its like in the height of the summer.

Thank WarwickshireCharlie
St Albans, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Stayed opposite lovely gardens, but crisp packets in the water spoilt it a bit. Where are the boats which used to go around is this only in peak season now or not at all.

1 Thank Maria7006
Kent, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2016

great little café,on sea front,very clean,helpfull staff,not expensive,very near hotels on front,nice spot to watch the world go by,

1 Thank Jean L
Orange, Connecticut
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274 reviews
187 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 212 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2016

We decided to try this place as it was half way between Hutchinson Island and Pompano where friends were driving up from for lunch. The place is very large and has a great view outside overlooking the Intracoastal Waterway. Two of us chose to have the Seafood Gumbo which was surprisingly good while the others chose the crunchy fish and... More 

Thank HarryRCT
Bridgend, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 December 2015

Had a great walk through the waterways over the weekend ,the sun was shining ducks swimming along ,must be great in the summer with boats on it ,I remember this place where I was very young and it looks just the same ,great .

Thank Seasidelady60
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2015

Friendly excellent staff even in a wheelchair they are very helpful helping me in with no worries.they even prepare my food the way I need it what more can you ask 😁.i love the atmosphere & the food

1 Thank Wendy T
Trowbridge, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2015

Had a delicious jam scone and cream with a lovely mug of tea which was great value for money. Well worth the walk along the seafront.

1 Thank suesh0ls
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2015

The Cafe is so pretty a real English country cottage ina lovely spot and the coffees are fantastic you now get a chocolate heart floating on the froth. at our reoth my husband and I rate is as number one for good service, a wonderful spot with the Waterways and the sea views plus happy friendly service from Lissy. We... More 

1 Thank Gwyneth P
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2015

This place is so cute with a beautiful little setting on the waterways and fantastic view out to sea. Definitely an old school english cafe in a good way. Only moan would be to make this cafe even better they really could benefit from a good selection of homemade cakes and pastries.

Thank hunnio
Norwich, United Kingdom
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416 reviews
233 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 171 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Our previous experiences have been good - but today we found the place rather chaotic as the 2 ladies on duty just didn't seem able to cope with a half full cafe. Pity since its a good location and the food is also generally better than average

2 Thank An_Old_Burian

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Restaurant Details

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Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: North drive, Great Yarmouth, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Great Yarmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 7927 953935

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?