Java Café in Whitby, North Yorkshire
Coffee and cheesecake at Java Café in Whitby, North Yorkshire[img src=http://www.fancyacuppa.co.uk/reviews/wp-content/flagallery/java-cafe/thumbs/thumbs_javaoutside.jpg]1160Java Café in Whitby, North Yorkshire
Outside Java Café in Whitby, North Yorkshire[img src=http://www.fancyacuppa.co.uk/reviews/wp-content/flagallery/java-cafe/thumbs/thumbs_javabarista.jpg]840Java Café in Whitby, North Yorkshire
Barista at work in Java Café in Whitby, North Yorkshire
Great spot for people-watching in Whitby. If you want a cuppa during one of the Goth Weekends, this is the place to be to watch what’s going on outside!
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Nice cup of coffee in a great spot for watching the people of Whitby go by. They use Eros Coffee, a fair-trade coffee blend that gives you a pretty smooth cappuccino. Not all cakes are baked in-house, so it’s worth asking if that matters to you. I chose the home-baked cheesecake, made by manager Lacey. If her other cakes are as good as this, it’s worth checking each day (apparently the carrot cake is a popular choice too, but that had all gone by the time we pitched up).
2a Flowergate, Whitby YO21 3BA
Tel: 01947 821 973
Facebook: Java Cafe Whitby
8.00am – 6.00pm Daily
The most romantic way to Whitby is on the North York Moors steam railway from Pickering. But there are more conventional trains, too, direct from Middlesbrough – it’s a scenic route, but it takes a while. Mind you, if you arrive at the train station, Java Cafe is only a short walk away. By road, Whitby is 20 miles north of Scarborough.