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Surfs Up Coffee Shop & Ice Cream Parlour

Saltburn Pier Lower Promenade, Saltburn-by-the-Sea TS12 1HQ, England
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“ice cream” (27 reviews)
“cakes” (14 reviews)
“toasties” (6 reviews)
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Cafe, British
Saltburn Pier Lower Promenade, Saltburn-by-the-Sea TS12 1HQ, England
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

Before we set out to walk along the sea front we popped in here for a coffee and were pleasently surprised at its American Diner decoration, smiling staff, fast service and a bridal party. We were not expecting the last bonus but as it was...More

Thank 38Teresa52
Reviewed 29 October 2017

I love this cafe and always call in on my frequent beach walks. The staff are efficient and the cakes are wonderful. A special mention for yesterday's Bakewell Triangle! Nothing better than grabbing one of the window stools watching the world go by with a...More

Thank mrsw2015
Reviewed 2 October 2017

I came in here a while ago with some friends to do some open water swimming and the owner seemed very put out that I got stamps on my loyalty card when my friends bought tea or coffee. About a month ago I went in...More

Thank AdrianHodgson
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Small in price, great in staff and big on food what more could you need? The sea view? It's got that too!!

Thank Algabirch
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

A lovely coffee shop/cafe on the promenade opposite the pier. The place is spotlessly clean. We have been in a couple of times when visiting the area. Jacket potatoes are highly recommended!

Thank Allison J
Reviewed 12 September 2017

I've popped in here a couple of times recently and I find the coffee overpriced and the service (the owner?) pretty unfriendly. They have a good location but the prices are premium because of where they are, alongside the pier overlooking the sea. I won't...More

Thank Aidan_in_Valencia
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely coffees and ice cream served here. Staff friendly. Prices good. Lovely view from Cafe. Seating outside.

Thank BEVNorthEast_England
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

everything else on the menu may be fine,commenting only on what I had. cheese and onion pannini. yes, it contained onion, but the rest? The bread was some weird fluffy thing shaped like a flip flop. The cheese was more like some industrial by product,a...More

Thank munjfangle
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We had lunch here, two freshly made sandwiches with a pot of tea. Good food, friendly service and sat right on the promenade next to the pier and cliff lift.

Thank Charles_and_Susan
Reviewed 21 August 2017

If the weather is nice then the terrace seating is a good place to enjoy an ice cream, look out to sea and watch the world go by, all I would say is that I think some of the cushions for the rather cold aluminium...More

Thank dnowland_12
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Jacqueline S
6 May 2017|
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Response from 773MarkW | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are not allowed inside as this is food prep area, and environmental health will not allow access, however the staff love dogs and provide water and dogs can sit in the outside seating area, if you want to take your... More
5 December 2016|
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Response from 773MarkW | Reviewed this property |
yes you can use a chair it can be a bit tight but the staff will help in the winter months it is open every day from 9am , best to get there about 10 as it will be nice and warm. closing times vary, can be as early as 2:30... More
27 June 2016|
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Response from Peter K | Reviewed this property |
I don't know the official times, but we always visit early - 9am onwards - and they're always open.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Saltburn Pier Lower Promenade, Saltburn-by-the-Sea TS12 1HQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Saltburn-by-the-Sea
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