This is not a run-of-the-mill request for information. I'm bringing my wife and kids (aged 12 and 9) to the coast next month. We've been before - and love the area.
I'm not looking for advice about 'fine dining' restaurants. This is much more about establishments where we can eat well, where the food is reasonably priced and where there is 'cooking' - as opposed to hearing the dreaded 'ping' from a bank of microwaves....
If you have any family-friendly favourites (breakfast, lunch or dinner) in the three towns then I'd love to hear from you. Coming all the way from London - and with limited time available - any advice which helps us avoid making mistakes and might point us in the direction of great spots would be very welcome.
Worth saying that 'atmosphere' (great views, general ambience etc) is high on my partner's list of things to look out for. So when I say 'family friendly' I'm not talking about fast-food, plastic chair chains etc. Not that any ChowHounds would offer such places up....!
Thank you very much in advance.