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White Horse and Griffin

) #24 of 157 Restaurants in Whitby €€ - €€€ British, , Vegetarian Friendly
87 Church Street, Whitby YO22 4AE, England
+44 1947 825026
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (58 reviews)
“seafood meze” (11 reviews)
“skinny fries” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
87 Church Street, Whitby YO22 4AE, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Three of us ordered the Roast pork dinner, with cracking and apple sauce. Unfortunately the food arrived merely lukewarm; I sent mine back but my family were too shy to do so. As I got towards the end of the reheated meal, I realised that...More

Thank Simon M
Reviewed 4 days ago

On a short break to Whitby and enticed into The White Horse and Griffin by the selection of Gins on the board outside. The bar is very small and not wheelchair accessible, however very welcoming. The Staff were all very pleasant, we tried a cocktail...More

Thank Sue J
Reviewed 1 week ago

With a recommendation from our B and B hosts we set off to the W H and G a table for two in the cosy restaurant began with a feature raspberry and rose gin and tonic and a pint of ice cold draft German lager...More

Thank Trevor K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked a night here for a little celebration for my husband's birthday. Couldn't get park anywhere near in Whitby even at 11 am on a rainy morning. So dropped cases in and had to park up at the abbey and walk down. Decided to have...More

1  Thank Onlinebabe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We only popped in for a gin cocktail so can't comment on the restaurant. The bar area is small but never the less nice and a welcome change from pub life, which pleased my wife. They do have some beers but we had a Damnshame...More

Thank Karlos359
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Outstanding food, high quality and presentation. Limited menu but always something to choose from. Cosy sophisticated restaurant and great service. Highly recommended 👍

Thank MelDeeG
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'd heard good reports from a friend and have been meaning to try it for a while. The frontage is small but when you walk in it's really small. The bar is short and narrow with some expensive gins on offer. I love a nice...More

Thank NickTooley
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in to warm up after a rainstorm. After a couple of very tasty liquor coffees and a tasty strawberry gin for my wife- we were chatting merrily with staff and the owner. The next we knew he had brought out a new starter...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had walked to Whitby from Runswick Bay, one very warm day, and were very happy to find this lovely old pub, as a very welcome respite from the heat. Great varied menu, good selection of ales and wines. Gin is a speciality, but we...More

Thank SarkLover
Reviewed 13 June 2017

WOW, just wow, food was amazing, service excellent & a wonderful Atmosphere. A quirky lil restaurant/bar, full of character & history. as you enter, you go in to a cosy little bar area, & the restaurant is down a few steps in the rear of...More

Thank John B
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26 January 2017|
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Response from Heather S | Reviewed this property |
My partner is gf, had the nut roast and tomato soup :) was delicious
Polly D
22 February 2015|
Response from Debi D |
Dogs are allowed in the bar area but not the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$64 - US$69
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 87 Church Street, Whitby YO22 4AE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Whitby
  • Phone Number: +44 1947 825026
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  • This restaurant is at White Horse and Griffin
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