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The Famous Fishpan

28A Foreshore Road, Scarborough YO11 1PB, England
+44 1723 371299
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“fish pan” (84 reviews)
“mushy peas” (51 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Fast Food, British, Gluten Free Options
28A Foreshore Road, Scarborough YO11 1PB, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Life tends to throw a bit of chaos in front of anyone and everyone. Well, during our visit to the Fishpan, chaos visited my girlfriend and I. After some delightful joking with our waiter, my girl and I sat down at the provided windowside table...More

1  Thank Mark K
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I was on holiday with my family in Scarborough we gone to fish pan for some food the mans attitude behind the counter absolutely stunk, he overcharged us for the food and when my parent got his battered sausage it was raw inside. Disgusting, go...More

Thank Shaun7816
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Simply the best chippy in Scarborough all the food is freshly caught and freshly cooked staff are really friendly too

1  Thank matthew t
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best fish and chips in Scarborough, family and I have been visiting for years and we come here everytime we visit. Although we did try another one further down the road earlier in the year on another trip as it was recommended by family but...More

Thank ClaireGRN
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited today with a group of friends, we had an incredibly friendly waiter (slim guy with dark hair), he kept us very entertained during our visit, even providing us (4x 19+ year olds) with colouring books and bubbles! If you fancy a laugh and great,...More

1  Thank Whatspunny69
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went today and ordered chips and beans for my little one and a small portion of fish and chips for me. The chips are nice ish (lots of blackened bits and eyes) but the fish was off, the batter heavy and the beans were...More

Thank Sunandgin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with my family today and was amazed by this place. My partner and I had large fish and chips and the size and quality of both were amazing. The children had the child meal's and again I was amazed. The child's fish was as...More

1  Thank martin m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited this bank holiday weekend and was well accomadateed and welcomed by the server James, lovely food and lovely service definitely returning

1  Thank Adam S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

after the afternoon on the the beach a quick meal before home called in the famous fishpan shown quickly to our table upstairs with a excellent view of the bay great varied menu with a children's selection restaurant was clean service was fast will call...More

3  Thank paul s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely love this place!! Great staff and beautiful food,the only place i will eat fish and chips. My kids only want to go to scarborough just so they can go to fish pan and the curry sauce is amazing.

1  Thank clare135
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is it open Sunday tea time and is there skin on fish?
April 22, 2017|
Response from MattMoo81 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is open and no, there was no skin.
Paulamarie D
Opening hours please
September 10, 2015|
Response from John P | Reviewed this property |
Hi the fish pan usually opens from just before lunchtime until early mid evening dependent on the time of year in high season it is open later till after 9pm late and early season it closes much earlier as there are very few... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Scenic view, Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28A Foreshore Road, Scarborough YO11 1PB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1723 371299
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