What our customers say about us

" New Year refurbishments are very stylish and look very good. Good colour palette and everything looks very spruced up ready for a good season ahead. "
03 March 2018
" Lovely clean establishment with very polite and friendly staff that greet you with a smile. "
27 February 2018
" Only popped in for coffee but the aroma from their amazing sausage rolls was just too much and we had to indulge. "
27 February 2018
" Great little place that we have visited a number of times as we are guaranteed to get a decent cup of coffee (very important to me). "
25 February 2018
" Lovely cakes, good hot teas & coffees. "
18 February 2018
" Always good, staff are always really friendly and smiling, food always spot on!!! This place never fails, thank you. "
19 January 2018
" This is always a busy café and deservedly so. Drinks are fine but the cakes and pastries are excellent, home cooked not mass produced from suppliers. "
04 January 2018
" The staff are friendly and welcoming and we enjoyed our lunch very much. "
01 January 2018
" We had a lovely lunch which was simple but just what we wanted, it was delicious! "
01 January 2018
" Egg benedict was the most delicious I have ever tasted. Two eggs, plenty of ham and a great creamy sauce. Couldn't be faulted. "
24 November 2017
" The Old Rock Shop Bistro is the perfect example of an independent venue that really cares. There is no chain that can compete with this. "
20 November 2017
" Today we enjoyed a beef bourginon and tomato and basil soup - both were great value and delicious. the coffee was superb. "
20 November 2017
" The food is great - home cooked with love and very tasty. The date slice is a delight and the daily specials are top drawer. "
20 November 2017
" It is always worth popping in for a bowl of homemade soup or a delicious afternoon tea. Keep up the good work. "
12 November 2017
" Congratulations: you deserve thanks and praise for what you achieve. The standard remains ever high. "
12 November 2017
" Stopped here for a coffee and had a lovely cream tea, the service was good and they were polite and pleasant. "
07 November 2017
" Pricing was good and we were not rushed to vacate or move on. Considering it was a dark and somewhat wintry Wednesday afternoon it was the ideal place to eat and relax. Would not hesitate to recommend. "
01 November 2017
" Dropped in to the Bistro on a dark overcast Tuesday in Cromer, and it certainly brightened things up! Light lunch served promptly and at a reasonable price. Very impressed, wouldn’t hesitate to recommend. "
31 October 2017
" A very friendly reception and lovely surroundings, the food was excellent and the service first rate. If you are in Cromer and you want a huge scone or a refreshing brew then go there. You will not be disappointed. "
28 October 2017
" Had a decent coffee and a very nice sausage roll while sheltering from the rain. "
23 October 2017
" Can’t fault this! My poached eggs cooked to perfection with delicious meaty bacon and wholemeal toast. High quality food and friendly service without any pretentiousness and at reasonable prices. Would completely recommend! "
22 October 2017
" Dropped if for coffee and a snack. Very nice and helpful staff. Great coffee and the sausage rolls were the best. Definitely going back. "
16 October 2017
" Super friendly staff. Great scones. Comfortable and spotless. Always a delight to visit at any time of day. "
13 October 2017
" Lot of choice, all homemade. Sausage rolls, jacket potatoes and sandwiches. Very friendly and helpful staff. Nothing is too much trouble for them. Only wish I could give more than 5 star rating! "
11 October 2017
" Well worth a visit if you want fresh crab this is the place to go. Great little place to go very clean, great staff and great food. Full marks. "
09 October 2017
" Run by lovely people, service brilliant and well behaved dogs allowed. A pleasure to visit, will certainly visit again and can highly recommend a visit. You wont be disappointed. "
09 October 2017
" Dressed Crab (top class), homebaked sausage roll (wow), scone to finish (faultless).with a terrific latte. Top notch, great value and very friendly. "
20 September 2017
" Always enjoy coming to this lovely little café. Always full which is a good sign. "
19 September 2017
" The sausage rolls are a must have. I always love the coconut macaroons and on other days the date or apricot slice is a delight. "
19 September 2017
" Super food. Ham baguette delicious. Visited frequently while in the area. Food always good. Nice warm atmosphere, very chilled. Definitely a place to eat. "
17th September 2017
" Have been here a few times now, would thoroughly recommend. Their sausage rolls are especially good. Staff are really friendly too. Cakes are very good too. "
15 September 2017
" Always excellent food and service. Cakes are always fresh and nice! Sometimes a bit full, have to wait for a table maybe because the food and service is so good? "
09 September 2017
" A family lunch pre booked table due to holiday weekend. Both of us went for the full crab salad with new potatoes and homemade coleslaw. We were not disappointed, great presentation and everything perfect. Best lunch in a long time, thanks. "
27 August 2017
" Big thumbs up from all of us, pity we were only visiting on holiday, if you were in our town we would be in every day! Thanks Old Rock Shop. "
24 August
" Me and my husband had jacket potatoes with Crab mayo. Delicious. We were even tempted to a homemade bakewell tart cake. Reasonably priced. Excellent customer service. "
14 August 2017
" Really tasty crab sandwich on soft granary bread, served with a side salad. Great service too. Make sure you book in advance - even for lunch! "
11 August 2017
" We stopped here for a bite to eat and the food was lovely and fresh. Great place and very interesting to look at décor and featured artist's work. Would recommend wholeheartedly. "
04 August 2017
" Absolutely recommend the crab salad, served with bread to accompany, really delicious with a good, speedy and smiling service. We booked a table in advance and recommend doing so to avoid and disappointment or waiting. "
02 August 2017
" Stopped here for a snack the staff were very friendly, the coffee and cake scrumptious. The whole shop was very clean I would definitely stop here again. "
26 July 2017
" We were recommended to this lovely café for dairy & gluten free eats & were not disappointed. My partner has a yummy choc & cherry brownie & soya latte, he said it was great! We will return for more soon. "
26 July 2017
" We found this little Bistro and had a pot of tea for 2 - very nice, good surroundings, friendly young staff. We were so impressed we went back 2 hours later and had lunch - Fresh Cromer Crab Salad and Freshly Baked Baguette - best I have ever had. Highly recommended, may need to book in busy times. "
12 July 2017
" We visited for lunch with our eight month old daughter. Everything is homemade and really nice. Very reasonable prices and staff super friendly. "
05 July 2017
" Today it was just coffee and cake and although busy it was great food and great service that makes this little place a joy to come to. "
05 July 2017
" We were delighted to find this hidden gem. The jukebox is brilliant and a few memories were stirred because of it. Although we didn't have cakes on this visit they looked very appetising. I can say that the coffee is very good. "
03 July 2017
" The crab sandwich was very nice on lovely bread - staff were great. The chef even lent me his phone charger! "
05 June 2017
" Very friendly service, clean, nice menu. We had lovely fresh Cromer Crab and mayonnaise baguettes and our daughter had a toasted tuna panini. Pot of tea and nice cake selection after. Very reasonable prices, specially for a seasonal town. Recommended! "
05 June 2017
" We had fruit juices, teas and one of each of a cheese and butcher's ham ploughman's and the whole lot came to under £18. As the day is a scorcher it was a very welcome rest. "
01 June 2017
" Ample seating and a single toilet which is clean. An obvious choice to return here when in Cromer next. "
01 June 2017
" Had a most excellent ham ploughman's; more than the three of us could demolish with very good homemade coleslaw and a decent supply of ham. Couldn't have asked for more in terms of good service and staff happy to help. "
26 May 2017
" What a great place, fabulous menu, nice friendly staff and full of locals. Definitely recommend and would go again. "
23 May 2017

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