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The Shambles - CLOSED

Market Place | Market Place, Whitby YO22 4DD, England
+44 1947 600306
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good32%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible13%
Aug 26, 2017
“Lovely place”
Jan 15, 2016
“Refurbished, Fabulous and now called The Abbey Wharf”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Seafood, Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Market Place | Market Place, Whitby YO22 4DD, England
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Reviewed June 20, 2013 via mobile

Really lovely staff here which makes this great. Actually it was the cheap beers that did that but you get what I mean! A lovely place to stop off for a few sherbets.

Thank anginovag
Reviewed May 8, 2013

A large and spacious drinking establishment with a central isle bar and wooden floor. Windows overlook Whitby harbour with great views of the comings and goings of the boats! On entering the Shambles it reminded me of a pole- dancing club without the poles &...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed April 30, 2013 via mobile

Nice beers, lovely view, very comfortable seating. All in all a nice place for a drink, overlooking the harbour.

Thank Neil H
Reviewed April 26, 2013

This is my favourite place in Whitby, I live 30 mins away and spent a lot of time in Whitby as we had a boat there. Every time i visit i go to the shambles, food is typical pub grub, fair prices, and they have...More

Thank TashPotato
Reviewed April 11, 2013

Title says it all really! Went in for dinner and was told there was no food today (saw the blackboard saying this on the way out). Two barmaids sitting on top of the bar talking while I was stood waiting to be served. Cold, scruffy...More

2  Thank JabLux
Reviewed April 7, 2013

Didn't eat but had a drink here over the easter break, huge space, quite drafty as most people sat in their coats & jackets. Nice and comfy sofas though and a great view. Bar waiter & waitress seemed more interested and playing about that taking...More

Thank sunnydaysLincoln
Reviewed April 6, 2013

Only popped in for a quick drink and liked it so much we stayed for 6 hours. We armed ourselves with a pint of ale each and settled into one of the many big leather sofas. Lots of natural daylight fill the bar from the...More

Thank grumpybarry
Reviewed April 6, 2013

When you visit Whitby there are two sides.abbey side and captain cook statue side.the shambles are on abbey side.old cobbled streets.amazing quaint shops

Thank tce91
Reviewed March 25, 2013

We visit Whitby regularly and The Shambles is always one of our favourite ports of call. On Friday early evening we called to find that they had run out of rose wine, much to my disappointment. Nevertheless we went elsewhere that evening and returned on...More

1  Thank DebandMark_12
Reviewed February 18, 2013 via mobile

We visited the shambles a couple of years ago and both food and service were excellent. We visited yesterday and it was atrocious!! Everything deep fried (in dirty fat looking at the colour of the food!) Asked for a latte, got served a coffee that...More

3  Thank SamYorkshire_UK
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Restaurant Details

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Bar scene, Scenic view
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Place | Market Place, Whitby YO22 4DD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Whitby
  • Phone Number: +44 1947 600306
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