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New Quay Road, Whitby YO21 1DH, England
+44 1947 603212
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11:30 - 20:30
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 20:30
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Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW via mobile

Regulars to Whitby and now regulars to Trenchers. Great food, service and a decent pint of Golden Pippin. Kids menu is good too.

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Thank trifleface
Bristol, England
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

A local taxi driver recommended this restaurant. So glad he did. Best Fish & chips I've ever had. Went at lunch time & was shown to a table straight away. Tables were laid beautifully with cups & saucers especially to hold a superb cup of Yorkshire tea. Spotlessly clean restaurant. The toilets are upstairs & they too are spotless. Very... More 

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Thank CazBristol49
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

A clean and comfortable fish and chip restaurant, excellent crispy battered cod and lovely chips - exactly what you hope for in a harbourside restaurant. Staff friendly and efficient.

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Thank Karen T
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

If Heineken sold fish and chips. . . . . . . There is even a chalkboard explaining which boat the latest catch is from. Staff very attentive, food excellent and quick,but you might queue to get in sometimes

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Thank Simon R
DONCASTER
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Two adults. Two children. Fish and chips all round and jelly and ice cream desert. Two cups or tea and two orange squash. £61.50. Average in quality, you are really paying for the 20 staff that are on and the shiny decor. Pleasant enough but not worth the money. Advice there are chip shops in Whitby elsewhere for cheaper and... More 

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Thank ANDYLELI
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102 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Lots of debate as to which plaice is best 😜. Trenches was nice, the seafood salad excellent, but for me the fish and chips are not as good as Magpie. Just my opinion based on the fish and chips I had.

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Thank Simon D
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Haddock and chips with lovely crispy batter, a substantial fish pie , lots of pleasant staff, it's licensed so beer wine or tea with the meal is your choice. A very good experience.

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Thank Marlady
london
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We have great dinner here! All seafood was very fresh and nicely served! Crab and salads we ordered twice! Will come again!

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Thank valrosser
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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109 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Often walked past but never gone in so decided to give it a try. We had seafood platter which was lovely then fish and chips.the batter was golden and crisp. The chips were a little soggy.hope you like pears if you choose a knicker bocker glory i dont and it was a shock. And the loos. Best chipole loos ever... More 

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Thank rachieh69
England
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

good fish and chips,but £14.95 for one. You can get smaller portions but most would go large,lots of variations.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, British, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 20:30
Monday
11:30 - 20:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 20:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 20:30
Thursday
11:30 - 20:30
Friday
11:30 - 20:30
Saturday
11:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: New Quay Road, Whitby YO21 1DH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Whitby
  • Phone Number: +44 1947 603212

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?