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The Famous Fishpan

28A Foreshore Road, Scarborough YO11 1PB, England
+44 1723 371299
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“fish pan” (85 reviews)
“mushy peas” (52 reviews)
“beans” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Fast Food, British, Gluten Free Options
28A Foreshore Road, Scarborough YO11 1PB, England
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Reviewed yesterday

when i go to Scarborough on me own i always go to the famous fishpan for pie chips and and curry or gravy or peas because they are lovely to eat on the sea front

1  Thank Robert M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We make a point of having a sit down fish n chip dinner at least once whilst we are on holiday, they are consistently the best all year round and the service is excellent.

Thank John E
Reviewed 4 days ago

I've been using this fish and chip shop for almost 17 years. It's the first place I think of on the seafront.

1  Thank Morgan B
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's the law that you have to have proper chips at the seaside. We got some chips at the Fishpan. They were the perfect balance - hot, crispy but not burnt. We got a decent sized portion and they were so good that even the...More

1  Thank Kazza9173
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not very impressed. We called to the takeaway for lunch, so I couldn't advise on the restaurant, but the meal of Fish and Chips to take out was pretty unsatisfactory. The takeaway line was very busy, which wasn't a bad thing, and we were served...More

Thank ChristopherHarrington
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the best place in Scarborough to have a meal the coffee is excellent and the service is second to none, we always head there the minute we are in Scarborough and wouldn't go any where else and the view is superb.

2  Thank nonidaley74
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a very busy Fish & Chip shop, but so well organised that we got our fish and chips quickly. We ate looking over the Sea on a bright sunny evening. They can't guarantee the view or the sun-shine but the fish and chips...More

2  Thank Sinope1954
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice sea front location and nice friendly service, licensed too which is a bonus. Chips were a bit too thick cut for my liking and the fish was a tad chewy but not bad, although there are plenty to choose from

3  Thank paulib32
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yet another great visit, always visit here when in Scarborough both cafe & takeaway. Great fish & chips Fantastic staff-esp James on our visit yesterday-friendly,happy,helpful & obliging. Friendly atmosphere in cafe Always busy but staff are very good at turning customers around without making you...More

3  Thank Ann D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed my fish and chips from this place. All the fish looked very fresh. Good value. Loads of chips. The fish was huge and very tasty! Lots of white fish, not just batter. Served in a substantial tray. However, they only had small wooden forks...More

2  Thank liz12de2
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June 5, 2017|
Response from deadsnow1985 | Reviewed this property |
there's a special which includes all that it's £8.95
June 5, 2017|
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Response from Gloriena | Reviewed this property |
Not sure google it and see 😀
April 22, 2017|
Response from MattMoo81 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is open and no, there was no skin.
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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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