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The Moon and Sixpence

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13 Marine Parade, Whitby YO21 3PR, England
+44 1947 604416
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Hessle
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Just needed a bit to eat but ended up finding a real gem. Lovely food and fabulous atmosphere. Have booked on for our evening meal tomorrow too.

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Thank Amanda N
East Yorkshire
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Wow, never been in before as always looked full. Large dining area to rear. Very Good choice of meals, we did a tapas style selection. Food excellent as is the service. That good were heading back there tomorrow night!!!

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Thank RichNicko
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is great for evening drinks in particular 2 4 1 cocktails 4 - 6. The location is nice spot on the Quay, and the atmosphere is a breathe of fresh air in comparison to the more traditional pubs in the area, of which there's plenty.

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Thank johnsonpublictravels
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We found the restaurant on a cold rainy day out and when we were searching for somewhere with wheelchair access. The manager invited us to enter via the rear door, which led to a larger dining room that was empty except for us, so plenty of space. It was late afternoon to early evening so did fill up later. There... More 

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Thank Emma B
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely trendy establishment with great food and drinks and not over priced. Will definitely return next time we are in the area .

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Thank Andrew T
Cambridge, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took advantage of the special price Happy Hour cocktails between 4 and 6! A great experience, lovely atmosphere and excellent location. Food also looked good but we didn't eat here.

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Thank Warren C
Nottingham, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I have visited Whitby many times, we always try to eat somewhere different each time. After much deliberation we decided on the moon and sixpence after not trying it in a long time. The menu has changed a lot since we last visited but the food was absolutely stunning, I had the hickory ribs and my wife... More 

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Thank forestfan122
Bradford, England, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great little place. Cocktails are expensive so go when they are on at 2 4 1. Lively atmosphere and great friendly helpful staff. The food was also excellent. Will defo revisit next time we are in Whitby.

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Thank Mel T
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just right kind of food to suit me in ambient surroundings. Note don't go on a wet windy night as the front door is right on the harbour and gets all the weather. Worth the soaking though.

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Thank Kenneth C
Derby, England
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59 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great breakfast menu, I had the spinach hash with black pudding and sausage. the full enlgish was good. Fresh cooked and well presented. Good service in lovely surroundings

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Cuisine
Bar, Seafood, British, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Marine Parade, Whitby YO21 3PR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Whitby
  • Phone Number: +44 1947 604416

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?