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Rocket House Cafe

$$ - $$$Cafe, British,
The Gangway, Cromer, England
+44 1263 519126
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Gangway, Cromer, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Wonderful location with great views out to sea but food and drink were not great. I had hot chocolate which was watery and a toasted tea-cake which was stodgy and tasteless

Thank Jenny g
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came across the Rocket House from searching trip advisor for veggie places in Cromer and it was excellent. The menu had vegetarian and vegan options marked, the food we ordered was superb, pricing was reasonable, view was brilliant, service was speedy and very good and...More

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What an amazing cafe! The staff are very friendly and the food.... Well the food is fab!! In our opinion the butter milk chicken burger is a must try.... We went back the next day to have it again but it was too early for...More

Thank Gemgem-1x
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in on off chance of getting a table, busy but a couple of tables spare. Several outside for the hardy. Festive burgers with glass of cider and kids fish and chips. All delicious and well presented would recommend any time

Thank kswdingy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very friendly staff and always a good selection of dishes on the menu. They are all freshly prepared and good value. Summer or winter this venue deserves a visit if you like enjoying a view of the sea and enjoy good food. It can (naturally)...More

Thank Tim B
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

We had a great family lunch for 4 people. The kids had jacket potatoes. We had burgers (one veggie, one meat) +drinks and all for less than £40. The cafe was very busy but service was quick.

Thank James K
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Situated above RNLI museum in modern building on the end of the promenade with views of pier and sea. Far nicer ambience than expected with clever use of sails on ceiling and a number of leather settees to sit in. Good selection of reasonably priced...More

Thank ianatcambridge
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Nice place to have a coffee and slice of cake, with some great views depending on where you sit. Obviously it’s very busy in the summer.

Thank Urchin25
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

We went in for lunch and I can see why it was busy! Great views of the sea and delicious lunches. Had ham and cheese baguette with chips and freshly made coleslaw. My companions had similar with bacon and brie, and hog roast burgers. Excellent...More

Thank Sarah A
Reviewed 28 October 2017

We have coffee and scones here regularly. Today we decided to have teacakes, but I was informed no as they were too busy to serve teacakes. Yet teacakes are not on the breakfast menu, so there didnt appear to be certain times when one couldnt...More

Thank Tridajara
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Questions & Answers
24 July 2016|
Response from Richard S | Reviewed this property |
I believe that there is a coastal pathway that leads from the Lighthouse all the way to the Esplanade where you walk down the short hill that comes out next to the Rocket House building which has the Cafe on the first floor... More
8 March 2015|
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Response from Mart48 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do breakfasts. Their website gives info on all meals and opening times.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 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
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Gangway, Cromer, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Cromer
  • Phone Number: +44 1263 519126
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