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Life Boat Restaurant

14 East Parade, Hastings TN34 3AL, England
+44 1424 420388
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“fresh fish” (3 reviews)
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Seafood, British, Fast Food
14 East Parade, Hastings TN34 3AL, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

4 lots of kids meals (including me - I've been here before!) did the job and all washed down with a mug of coffee. Tiny scruffy odd shaped fish & chip shop takes cash only so bear that in mind. Does what it says on...More

Thank samjd2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Did not live up to excellent reviews which was a shame. Not impressed by the chips and whilst the portions of fish were huge one piece did not seem that fresh. Nice staff but unlikely to go here again as I think there are better...More

Thank Alienbeing
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Top food, freshly cooked. Lovely staff too. Will keep coming back. It was on my daughter's list of desires for her birthday 😊

Thank Jayne R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Used to be the best in hastings and st leonards but since changing owners it must now be one of the worst!

Thank charisma1st
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place was amazing.yes it was small but they happily accomodated my double buggy. The food was stunning cooked to order and huge portions. Value for money and the taste was second to none. Would highly recommend and will return if ever i the area...More

Thank nusia13
Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

We live in Hastings and we have been here hundreds of times and it's been great, huge portions and tastes really good, we were shocked at the size of the portions as we were still hungry afterwards, the children's portions of chips must have been...More

Thank Xtremepaul
Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

So many great reviews of this little chippy - so we decided we had to go during our day trip to Hastings. Unfortunately we did have the same experience. Sticky tables, average food and terrible, rushed service, where we had to ask twice for tartar...More

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed June 25, 2017

The best fish and chips in Hastings by far. Portion sizes are great, food always cooked fresh and tastes fresh too, not like some takeaways. Have been using the Life Boat for takeaways for several years, and will continue to, prices are good too.

Thank James C
Reviewed June 14, 2017

Great fish and chips, asked the lovely lady and popped next door to get a beer with our lunch, brilliant!

Thank Niki M
Reviewed May 2, 2017

Excellent fish and chips, freshly prepared. We had takeaway but there was also a small indoor and outdoor seating area.

Thank kendrafortune
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 East Parade, Hastings TN34 3AL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Hastings
  • Phone Number: +44 1424 420388
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