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Greensward Cafe

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Cafe, British, Grill
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Marine Parade West, Clacton-on-Sea CO15 1XB, England
+44 1255 474852
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09:00 - 15:30
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Mon - Sat 09:00 - 15:30
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london
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is a normal seaside cafe, nothing special, fried food, not the cheapest, the cost of the drinks was the expensive part. I would not return for food

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Thank kibLondon
England
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28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for a coffee and cake, couldn't have done better. Mug of coffee, pot of tea, apple pie and custard, huge slice of Victoria sponge - £8:65. All tasted good, very quick service, friendly and helpful staff. No frills cafe, good value, and with a view over the sea just a few yards away.

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Thank GC-lover
Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Nice, reasonably priced food on the promenade. Eat inside or out so on a nice day you can sit and look over the sea.

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Thank janette a
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Situated on Clacton sea front. Visit this cafe at least 3 Times a month after walk. Good selection of dishes at a very reasonable price. Prepared and served in good time even when busy. Plenty of seating inside and out. Seating inside quite close but no real problem. Staff are great, very polite and helpful. One of my favorite places... More 

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Thank Stosythsusan
Colchester, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

Been here many times this summer. With the dog of course, weather permitting. Lovely meeting point. Lots of old faces from yesteryears and good grub to match.

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Thank David B
London, United Kingdom
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96 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Opted for the passenger breakfast, cafe style breakfast with good quality bacon, which was smokey. Poor quality cheap sausage, nice sauté potato and 2 good eggs. Beans dehydrated from being kept warm. Price was £6.75 but next door in toby does all you can eat for cheaper with unlimited tea and coffee. The let down for me here was the... More 

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Thank Daniel B
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Just had a nice stroll along the beach visited most cafes and restaurants in the area . The last one being whites pie and mash in Walton on the naze with the same problem , I'm not over large and had no problem elsewhere but these two places with the seating , we go out for lunch to eat .... More 

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Thank Dave N
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68 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Clean, friendly, prompt, vibrant. Reasonably priced and food cooked properly and served hot. Only obvious drawbacks were a small-medium threshold step after an accessible ramp and fixed Mildred seating on the interior tables.

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Thank Colette M
Sudbury Suffolk
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51 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Always go to the Greensward cafe when in Clacton. The food is always very good, the service excellent and the place very clean and staff friendly. Today i had liver and Bacon of the specials menu, it was cooked to perfection as always.

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Thank Paul B
Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Went for brunch at this sea front cafe. Full English breakfast well cooked in a nice clean place with pleasant staff and a great out look. Afterwards sat outside with a hot cup of tea,admired the view and people watched. Quality. Of course you can also try your hand at a spot of Golf which is right next door

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Thank major8445

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 2 - US$ 7
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Grill
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 15:30
Tuesday
09:00 - 15:30
Wednesday
09:00 - 15:30
Thursday
09:00 - 15:30
Friday
09:00 - 15:30
Saturday
09:00 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marine Parade West, Clacton-on-Sea CO15 1XB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Clacton-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1255 474852
Description
Situated on the promenade near the sandy beaches of Martello Bay, we offer freshly cooked meals to suit all tastes. You can enjoy an English Breakfast, Fish and Chips, a Gammon Steak or choose from various Baked Potatoes and Omelettes. Why not watch the world go by with a cup of coffee or an ice cream on the outside patio?

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?