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Cafe Fish

19 York Place, Scarborough YO11 2NP, England
+44 1723 500301
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (83 reviews)
“chowder” (121 reviews)
“turbot” (62 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
19 York Place, Scarborough YO11 2NP, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Almost all of the specials menu had run out so we got something off the main menu. My wife went for one of the dishes that won awards and we found it very bland. Service was good but won't be going back

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We stumbled on this place and decided to book for an even meal. It was unfortunate that we chose a Monday. The waitress apologised that they'd run out of lobster, crab & mussels. Chowder and bake Brie for starters. Chowder was crammed full of fish...More

Thank AngelaG010
Reviewed 3 days ago

Wish we had found this restaurant year's ago. Superb fresh fish and very handy for the theatre, excellent service

Thank susanbH6395SZ
Reviewed 4 days ago

I wanted to write a glowing review of this place, after all it focusses on fish and that ought to be a bonus. Unfortunately I found myself served a very average meal. A starter of seafood chowder accompanied by a Thai Fishcake and a Haddock...More

Thank GeoffR
Reviewed 5 days ago

Visited restaurant for first time on Monday evening.We were warmly welcomed by a member of staff having previously booked our table in advance of our visit ( must do!). The menu for my wife who is a fish eater (doesn't eat other meat) was heavenly....More

Thank JayBeeWrexham
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a light and airy restaurant with an extensive menu, largely fish. We had the two course special which was great value, very tasty and good sized portions. A good wine list and great service. Well situated for pre theatre dinner for the Stephen...More

Thank Madalyn H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious king prawns as a starter followed by a tasty crab salad. Unfortunately they didn't have any mussels this was our first choice. Staff were friendly and we will definitely be back.

Thank Kirsty761
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Chowder to equal the best. Service and atmosphere friendly...made to feel relaxed and important at the same time. Seafood delicious. You are an inspiration and keep the bar high. Best wishes.

Thank Liz M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Scarborough is full of traditional fish and chip restaurants but we wanted a fish restaurant serving local fish and shell fish. Cafe Fish was recommended by our hotel and it didn't disappoint. The owner took our order and was very enthusiastic and knowledgeable about his...More

Thank Mark and Sim Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

How lovely to discover a decent fish restaurant at the seaside. Been so disappointed with frozen fish from coastal towns it was fantastic to find a proper fresh fish restaurant. Will definitely return. Also close to theatre so made a good pre-theatre meal. Thank you

Thank Tomomum
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Nearby Attractions
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526 reviews
.21 km away
Central Tramway Company
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.28 km away
Rotunda Museum
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.22 km away
Scarborough Art Gallery
89 reviews
.03 km away
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Questions & Answers
16 October 2016|
Response from Tom C | Reviewed this property |
They do indeed!
25 February 2016|
Response from Angelika I | Property representative |
Hello there , We are about 10 mins walk from the spa , therefore 5:30pm would give you enough time . Would you like me to book you in ? Kind regards , Angelika and Cafe FishbTeam
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$103
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 York Place, Scarborough YO11 2NP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1723 500301
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