There are few better feelings than heading inside after an autumn walk and warming up over a hot drink.

North Norfolk has plenty of cosy cafés for you to curl up in.

Here are five that are highly rated on TripAdvisor.

1. Whelk Coppers

Where: 25 The Driftway, Sheringham, NR26 8LD

This quaint café sits on Sheringham's seafront so visitors can enjoy beautiful views.

The tea room has been family-run since it opened in 1992 and its menu is filled with fresh, local ingredients.

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2. The Owl Tea Rooms

Where: Janaway House, White Lion St, Holt, NR25 6BB

The Owl Tea Rooms has a broad menu that experiments with an array of flavours.

Reviews particularly praise the warming atmosphere, friendly staff, thick shakes and desserts.

3. Café Carmel

Where: Walcott Road, Bacton, NR12 0HB

This delightful cafe and bar in the coastal village of Bacton is proudly vegan.

Its vibrant interior and friendly atmosphere make for a lovely outing.

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4. Smallsticks Café

Where: Smallsticks Cafe, Cart Gap Road, Happisburgh, NR12 0QL


Smallsticks is a charming family-run cafe located beside Cart Gap beach.

Customers can sit in a garden beach hut and admire views of the coast and Happisburgh lighthouse as they enjoy delicious homemade breakfasts, lunches and cakes.

5. Hatter's Tea Shop

Where: 34 Prince Of Wales Road, Cromer, NR27 9HS

Hatter's is well-known for its Alice in Wonderland theme, complete with cosy, upcycled furniture that takes guests to another world.

Enjoy an afternoon tea to warm up after a walk along the beach.