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Cafe Fish

19 York Place, Scarborough, England
01723 500301
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Ranked #45 of 284 Restaurants in Scarborough
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $41 - $103
Cuisines: Seafood
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
Harrogate, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 NEW

Such a shame, as this restaurant has such a lot going for it. Excellent service, attractive decor, bread, vegetables, desserts etc all good BUT all the fish we had was severely overcooked. Two lovely pieces of skate had been grilled to oblivion - instead of the classic fried in butter with capers as promised by the menu - and was... More

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York, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 NEW

Stayed with a friend and booked a meal here using a Groupon offer,the place was easy to find and because we had to be elsewhere at 7.30 we booked the table for when they opened at 5.30. Whilst we sat in the bar area with a drink we met the owner and had a very nice chat with him and... More

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 NEW

booked for our anniversary all staff very welcoming food excelent bill very in your face but we liked him couldent do enough for us would travel from our home in middlesbrough to eat here

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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
297 helpful votes 297 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Great staff and amazing food, great value too. We hadn't booked a table but were made welcome and nothing was too much trouble. We are sea foodies and loved the variety and quality

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West Yorkshire
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

We ate twice in three nights stay in Tobermory. There is so much variety in the menu it is hard to choose. It gets very busy so booking is essential.

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Angelika I, Manager at Cafe Fish, responded to this review

Dear Sir / Madam , Thank you for taking your time to write a review about your last experience at Cafe Fish . We are pleased to hear that you have enjoyed your meal with us and we will hopefully be seeing you again soon. Kind regards , Angelika More

2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

The menu said "steak with choice of sauce. Buttered mash served with tomatoes mushrooms and garnish of salad". What turned up was totally different.The just cooked mash had chopped raw onion in with old tasting dried herbs. The mushroom looked sad and was coated with pesto. The salad looked like stir fry. It had so much dressing on, looked like... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

The owner is 'Bill' and he is the warm up act for the main show.We were on a Groupon treat which was the taster menu and it seemed that almost everyone there was on the same plan.Bill is the owner and as the warm up man expresses bonhomie and 'helps' you through your ordering.We heard his life story told with... More

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We ate at this restaurant a few nights ago and am surprised at it receiving a recent 5 star review......these guys are seriously dining out on old 'good' reviews. William was insufferably overbearing, believe me, he is not a great pre starter experience. Like previous reviewer he helped with menu selection. Seafood chowder was lovely (but over reliant on cream)... More

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Scarborough, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Been 4 times the service is great, William makes you feel at home but the best part is the food!!! recommend the "blacked salmon" and for starter varnish brie n Yorkshire mushroom

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Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

After having one bad meal last year at this restaurant which made both myself and my wife ill (suspect the chowder), we thought we would give it one last chance during a recent business trip. I wish we hadn't, pretty much everything on the menu was not available and the owner promised to prepare something special for us. Crab thermidor... More

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