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Castlegate Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Cafe, British
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful platter - home made bread, salad, said roll, chutney etc. Carved ham - excellent value and quality. Very generous jacket potato and lovely side salad. Large pot of tea for one - seemed never ending. Tasty coffee. Lovely staff, lovely sitting environment (more like...More

Thank Captainsnackie1970
Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

I’ve eaten here a number of times now with family and friends. It’s ideal in summer time being able to sit outside in the good sized patio area. Inside is clean, fresh and comfortable. The menu is usual for a cafe, breakfasts, jacket potatoes, paninis...More

Thank therealnicolaward
Reviewed October 10, 2018

We wanted to call at the top rated cafe in Helmsley but is was closed so tried here ands were not disappointed.Very busy and a bit of await but as the owner said summer weather winter staff.We had the cheese and ham paninis they were...More

Thank Briant566
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

A family trip after a nice few hours in Helmsley. We decided to go to Castlegate tea rooms which was a good decision. We all had sandwiches which are really nice and come with some crisps, coleslaw and salad (between £5-£7). My fiancée got a...More

Thank smitchell1989
Reviewed October 4, 2018

nice venue but poor food and overpriced. ordered lunch of homemade steak pie with sweet potato fries, the fries were soaked in grease and the pie was certainly not homemade small round pie which could be purchased from any cheap supermarket. also one of our...More

Thank Purdysjp
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

We was wondering around Helmsley and it full of tea shops so you are spoiled for choice, we choose Castlegate and we’re not disappointed. Just had a lovely cup of coffee and tea. I had some Yorkshire Curd Tart mm mm lovely

Thank X4102CTjohnf
Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

Love this cafe for a full English breakfast. They are always delicious. There are plenty of tables outside which is good to sit with the dog. The hot chocolate tastes amazing it's lovely.

Thank VickyCC93
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

Visited Castlegate Cafe for lunch with my family and was delighted with the food and service. Service was punctual and the staff friendly, helpful and smiling! The food was delicious - I can recommend the ham salad as it was so fresh and the ham...More

Thank J G
Reviewed August 14, 2018

Helmsley’s a wonderful spot and our lunch at the Castlegate Cafe was the icing on the cake. Super quality food and great value. All areas of the cafe, both inside and out, are well presented and the staff are friendly, helpful and personable.

Thank l0gjamb
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

Nice cafe, had lovely outdoor seating area and large inside too. Had wide choice of menu - we opted for panini each a which were great and the service was really quick.

Thank KateB717
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