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The Famous Fishpan

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28A Foreshore Road, Scarborough YO11 1PB, England
+44 1723 371299
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

Absolutely rude as hell staff!!! As we walked in and up the stairs the girl at the top didn't let us get the top step and was just staring at us, pretty intimidating for us especially with not being from the area.. I started the conversation and asked for a table for three.. she just grunted and pointed to a... More 

1 Thank bluelagoon987
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Myself and my girlfriend visited the fishpan on Monday dinnertime it was fairly busy but Kim got us into one of the window tables. We enjoyed the best fish and chips with a lovely view. Reasonable prices lovely fish and our waitress was great. 5 stars.

Thank deadsnow1985
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Went with our family for a mothers day meal. Got a window table thanks to kim. our food didn't take long to arrive and our children were very happy with their lollies and gifts for finishing their meal. Excellent fish and chips lovely little place an the staff are the cherry on the top.

1 Thank kstar1985
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Well worth a visit tasty fish & chips. Friendly staff especially James he's a really nice fella we will definitely be back next time we're in Scarborough

1 Thank Andy W
west yorkshire
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Went here with my partner and mother in law for a Mother's Day treat, good food and friendly service from all the staff, especially James who even sorted us out with a sea view table, thanks a lot for that🙂

Thank garryw
Newbury, England, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

i arrived in scarborough on sunday for a holiday and i had a steak pie and chips from this cafe and it was delecious

1 Thank Michael T
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Today when we got up the skies were blue and the sun was shining so we hopped on the coastliner to scarborough. We had a walk about and worked up an appetite, well the only meal to have at the seaside is fish & chips, of course every other cafe is a fish & chip one so which one do... More 

1 Thank tdjackson123
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

had fish and chips meal here the day we arrived was very nice we both had the fish and chips meal deal which came with tea and coffee was very nice

Thank Susan B
Scarborough, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Fish and chip lunch with the wife, Loads of food and the best curry sauce in Scarborough. Good service and felt welcome,clean and tidy Lovely views across the South Bay

1 Thank 22Bill160
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Superb food, amazing service, couldn't fault anything about the experience. James even offered to move us to a window view table as one had opened up. Thanks, we'll definitely be back!

1 Thank Paul S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Fast Food, British, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Families with children
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?