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Fortune's Kippers

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Address: 22 Henrietta Street, Whitby YO22 4DW, England
Phone Number: 01947 601659
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

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Forget your supermarket pre-packed smoked fish It's NO COMPARISON to Fresh

We called at Fortune's Smokehouse for Smoked Haddock, Kippers & Bacon, last Items before we left for home in Halifax, believe me you can forget all the supermarket smoked ?? fish... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 18, 2016
Halifax, United Kingdom
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Loughborough, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful little place always worth a visit don't like kippers myself but my other half loves them realy inexpensive too definitely worth a visit Chap serving could do with cheering up a little though

1 Thank Notts2233
Halifax, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

We called at Fortune's Smokehouse for Smoked Haddock, Kippers & Bacon, last Items before we left for home in Halifax, believe me you can forget all the supermarket smoked ?? fish etc. fresh from the Smokehouse is best. No Comparison.

1 Thank Yorkies1602
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

If your heading to fortunes to buy kippers then grab yourself some of their killer pâté while your there !! It's absolutely without doubt the best out there !!

1 Thank Katrina H
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

Been today to collect some kippers for my family been coming here since I was young and happy to see fortune kippers still workings, the smell when walking up to the place is the best thing ever. The kippers are reasonable price and they also do smoked salmon and bacon too. Thanks

1 Thank loopy3k
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51 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

Anyone who appreciates a good kipper will love a visit to this historic smokehouse in Whitby. Having just eaten mine for a Sunday breakfast, I can vouch for the succulent texture and great taste. Excellent old business still trading in a time honoured fashion.

1 Thank Yorkshire67
Billingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Would never visit Whitby and not come home without a bag full of kippers for friends and family. The ideal breakfast.

2 Thank btharvey2016
Onchan, United Kingdom
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135 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

You can smell Fortunes well before you find it. Walking from the bottom of the 199 steps at the top of Church Street, follow your nose towards the sea. My husband grew up in Whitby so whenever we come back to Whitby to see relatives we make the journey up the cobblestone road to get kippers for breakfast. Family run... More 

2 Thank Wynn07
Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

Stumbled across Fortune's Kippers as we made our way to the breakwater on the south side of Whitby harbour and have thanked our good luck on each subsequent visit to Whitby. Fortune's Kippers is now a destination and not a diversion. The smoked product, smoke house and smoky shop are almost an example of a past way of working. However,... More 

2 Thank Wizzer-Cat
Leicester, United Kingdom
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99 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

By far the best kippers we have ever tasted, sweet, mild tasty. You can smell the smokehouse down the road. kipper pate excellent too. i alsobought their own smoked bacon but have not tried it yet

2 Thank cariad23
Durham, United Kingdom
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487 reviews
343 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 240 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016

What ever I do when I visit Whitby, getting some kippers from Fortunes in a must! These are without doubt some of the nest kippers I've had. It you're lucky, the smoke room will be open and you can see inside. Open for limited hours (from 1.30pm at this time of year) and they close when they've sold out. They... More 

2 Thank durham05

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