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The Shambles - CLOSED

Market Place | Market Place, Whitby YO22 4DD, England
+44 1947 600306
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good32%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible13%
26 Aug 2017
“Lovely place”
15 Jan 2016
“Refurbished, Fabulous and now called The Abbey Wharf”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Seafood, Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Market Place | Market Place, Whitby YO22 4DD, England
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1 - 10 of 170 reviews

Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Very nice ! Very spacious, airy.. friendly staff.. central. Massive improvement... dogs allowed overlooks docks .

Thank Jane -
Reviewed 15 January 2016

We loved the Shambles before it was refurbished, but it has been transformed into a stylish pub/restaurant (called The Abbey Wharf) that has a wide range of beers and serves top quality food. Their food is delicious, AND they serve hearty portions. We visit Whitby...More

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 21 September 2015

Whilst it’s still shown as the Shambles on TripAdvisor it’s had a name change and renovation. Now called the Wharf, situated overlooking Whitby harbour it has recently undergone an extensive renovation. Its looking to turn away stag nights etc and offer a more friendly family...More

Thank KVLiverpool
Reviewed 18 September 2015

Went there with sister and hubby hoping to show them my favourite drinking and chilling place in Whitby.Got big shock as soon i we walked in, they have ruined the place. They've taken out all the comfortable sofa's and turned it into something like a...More

3  Thank Peter T
Reviewed 13 August 2015

We have visited this place on previous visits to Whitby under a different name and have found it rather shabby. What a transformation this time, thye place has completely been refurbished with an nice bar and restaurant area and a balcony outside overlooking the harbour...More

Thank PATRICKDON
Reviewed 15 July 2015 via mobile

Visited on a Friday night just after 8, it was our 10th anniversary, couldn't get a table and told no food after 8.30 anyway, wished we had gone to the Penny Hedge instead, surroundings may have changed but staff leave a lot to be desired...More

Thank Mary P
Reviewed 13 July 2015

my wife & i visited here on sunday night for fish & chips after being recommended by a friend and was certainly not disappointed with quality of food and the settings , the staff were friendly and helpful will definitely be back

Thank andrewr134
Reviewed 1 July 2015 via mobile

Called in for a drink on Monday and the place seemed ok. People eating and drinking on the balcony/terrace. Decided to eat there yesterday. Arrived at about 17:45 found a table outside, after a short wait went to the bar to get the drinks ourselves...More

2  Thank Patrick K
Reviewed 10 June 2015

Very good for a drink or a meal .you can sit outside and get a lovely view .made to feel welcome .nice leather chairs to relax on .carver on a Sunday not had one yet ,but looks good and always busy .

Thank patricia s
Reviewed 14 February 2015

We've been going to the shambles for years and used to love it but not any more. Last year it was freezing and the staff disinterested. Went again in January and nothing had changed. Staff will serve you when they've finished chatting with their mates...More

Thank Andy S
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Place | Market Place, Whitby YO22 4DD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Whitby
  • Phone Number: +44 1947 600306
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