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Cafe Fish

Certificate of Excellence
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19 York Place, Scarborough, England
+44 1723 500301
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Bradford, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Went with friends not really been to fish restaurant before williamwas very good and designed the menu for the 6 of us

Thank grattan1
Sleaford, United Kingdom
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129 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you are in Scarborough and need an evening meal, and like seafood then you need look no further than Cafe Fish. We had a really good dinner which from the succulent oysters to the sea bream and sole/lobster was absolutely excellent. Top marks and the prices were very reasonable as well. Eclectic choice of background music was interesting.

Thank jimc352
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited with my partner on Sunday evening. William was helpful, charismatic and informative. We had the chowder starter....it was outstanding. Then we had lobster, crab and king prawn platter....again....outstanding. Waitress was lovely. A pleasant relaxed atmosphere. Families dining, also couples. If you are in any doubt of the freshness....we actually passed a man dropping off 2 live lobsters as we... More 

Thank cc1312
Derby, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Met by a very friendly owner, very well up on how his chef prepared a fantastic range of fish. Many specials on the board to choose from, landed that day and bought down the road at the fish market. Wonderful meal in a café, very close to the centre of town.

Thank Mike M
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic restaurant in the centre of Scarborough, incredibly welcoming staff who strive to make the visit personal. Food is always amazing and very fresh fish.

Thank Emily W
Skipton, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had one of those multiple course meals, staff were very nice think it was angelica maybe that served us. The food was stunning. The only thing that they could have done is stop some of the draughts as it was a little chilly. They did get a heater for us though so it more than made up for it.

Thank Richofwombwell
Selby, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like fish and are in Scarborough try this place. Food is spot on. When you order the owner takes your choices and will talk you through any thoughts or questions. Everything we picked was cooked perfectly and tasted delicious. Only down side from a typical big eating tight Yorkshire man is more would be better but as our... More 

Thank mark h
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35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were very taken with this restaurant. The welcome from the young lady who met us, was pleasant and friendly and she was very knowledgeable about the menu and the fresh fish. Decor was modern without being sparse and there was a nice distance between tables, giving everyone a degree of privacy. All our food was beautifully cooked and the... More 

Thank scotslass55
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Love fish restaurants and this one didn't disappoint. Lovely welcoming atmosphere. The owner chatted to us about recommendations, which we appreciated. All staff were friendly and professional. The stuffed rolled sole in pastry was a delight (can't remember what it was called). The chowder starter was also delicious. Thank you all for a lovely evening.

Thank Gillian L
Scarborough, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

Nice place to eat, relaxing atmosphere owner a bit of a character and very friendly. To me they are too keen to push dishes that aren't on the menu, I can understand them wanting to move product they may have had in the fridges for a few days as fish goes off quickly. Had some starters he recommended which were... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$41 - US$103
Seafood, British, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 York Place, Scarborough, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1723 500301

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