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Joplins Restaurant

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45 High Street | Great Ayton, Great Ayton TS9 6NH, England
01642 722773
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Just getting in on a Friday night and fancying a meal out I have often rang Joplins only for it to be fully booked, however last night we fell lucky with a cancellation, huzzah ! We both like this place for its intimacy, warm welcome and excellent food. The menu is not expansive but filled with... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 15, 2015
John S
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Romantic
  • Special occasions
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English first
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

Just getting in on a Friday night and fancying a meal out I have often rang Joplins only for it to be fully booked, however last night we fell lucky with a cancellation, huzzah ! We both like this place for its intimacy, warm welcome and excellent food. The menu is not expansive but filled with choice that we both... More 

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Seria
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102 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

We took my parents to Joplins to celebrate their 59th wedding anniversary. My father requires a gluten free diet and the staff went out of their way to accommodate. Extremely attentive and friendly staff, good selection of quality food, definitely recommend and we will visit again!

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Martin W, Owner at Joplins Restaurant, responded to this review

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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311 reviews
200 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 202 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

I do tend to go back to restaurants i like, and this one I considered was worthy of a review again as its been a while. I went with friends, whos favourite restaurant this is. The food was perfect as served. I had the mussels to start, very generous portion and perfectly cooked. My friend had the seafood pancake as... More 

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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

38th anniversary spent at joplins. perfect place for a perfect evening. two first class starters mine was was the seafood pancake, Jackie had the Sea bass in Pernod for her main & i had the Monkfish & prawns in Malibu sauce (Food to die for) Two nice puddings what more could we ask for. Jackie enjoyed her wine but as... More 

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Martin W, Owner at Joplins Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review. More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015 via mobile

Visited Joplins this week with a group of girlfriends and had a truly lovely evening. The meal was second to none.. I see at least one previous reviewer has mentioned the prawns and monkfish - oh that Malibu sauce!!!!! My mouth is still watering! Everything - ambience, service, friendliness, professionalism, quality of the food..wine.... Completely fab. Just can't wait to... More 

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Martin W, Owner at Joplins Restaurant, responded to this review

Many thanks for your lovely review. It really means a lot to myself and staff to hear such encouraging comments. More 

Stokesley, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Always delicious seafood dishes! They serve other food, but we only go for the fish! Delicious and yummy vegetables!

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Martin W, Owner at Joplins Restaurant, responded to this review

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

First time at Joplins and certainly won't be the last, it was a meal to die for, truly divine. Certainly recommend the Monkfish & Prawns in a Malibu sauce. The hospitality was very friendly & polite and the place was warm & welcoming. Thank you from both Denise & Keith

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Martin W, Owner at Joplins Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you Denise and Keith for your lovely review. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

The food here is superb, the quality of which is by far the best in the area - excellent seafood and meat, cooked to perfection! In all the years we've been going to Joplins, we've never once been disappointed. The standard is constantly high, it never waivers. Service is absolutely excellent. The owners are warm and welcoming, attentive but not... More 

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Martin W, Owner at Joplins Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. It really helps encourage ourselves and staff to receive such lovely feedback as this, More 

Marske-by-the-Sea, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Have wanted to dine here for years, finally made it for my husbands birthday. Lovely atmosphere, gorgeous food. Will not wait so long to return.

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Martin W, Owner at Joplins Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind review. More 

Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

i dined here recently for my Birthday with my family and it is the best resteraunt i have ever been to. The staff are welcoming and friendly as soon as you walk in. as we walked in Martin explained everything well and on the specials board and made a great atmosphere. i have been many times and i always enjoy... More 

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Many thanks for your lovely review. More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 45 High Street | Great Ayton, Great Ayton TS9 6NH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Great Ayton
  • Phone Number: 01642 722773

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Romantic, Special occasions

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