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Lifeboat Fishbar

76 Eastborough, Scarborough YO11 1NJ, England
+44 7533 088246
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“fish and chips” (43 reviews)
“bread” (9 reviews)
“fish bar” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, British, Fast Food
76 Eastborough, Scarborough YO11 1NJ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Pensioners special Great Value & excellent fish & chip. Clean & tidy, with friendly & helpful staff, well worth a visit.

Thank Mel P
Reviewed 4 days ago

After several failed attempts of trying to find a decent fish and chip shop on our family holiday in Scarborough, we stumbled upon the Lifeboat Fishbar which is located near to the bay. We were hesitant at first, because of the fact that a Scarborough...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited a few times now, but first time we have sat in , absolutely beautiful, staff are very pleasant, highly recommended

Thank Lisa J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely light batter, white fish. Tea and coffee with bread and butter £17.70 for two people. Kids meals available, high chairs. Clean toilet for customers. Very clean with friendly staff. Enjoy 😋

Thank 480claire1974
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We go to Scarborough regular with the kids and have eaten at the lifeboat fish bar before, we had heard that it had new owners so thought we would go there again as it’s next to a car park that makes it easier. We had...More

Thank blevin45
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have visited here for my fish and chips for couple of years now, they now have new owners which have re-decorated the place which gives a cosy and welcoming atmosphere, the fish and chips are fantastic and they also do a variety of children’s...More

Thank peter_dickinson1
Reviewed November 21, 2017

This fish and chip shop is perfect for a nice chip shop tea. Me and my family came here and had the most amazing fish and chips before we went home from Scarborough. The staff were so kind and they got our really big order...More

2  Thank xRayEx
Reviewed November 13, 2017

Excellent restaurant, good food, service and very reasonably priced. Was a bit unsure when we realised the fish shop had changed hands, but needn't of worried, everything was perfect, we had the pensioners haddock special, fish, chips, peas, a drink and bread and butter all...More

Thank Eddie181
Reviewed October 15, 2017

Unassuming, plain-looking cafe that offers great, freshly cooked food - fish and chips or pies. It's nothing fancy but you will be served quickly and the food will be gorgeous - piping hot and of a good quality. Tor the best deal get Fish &...More

Thank ChrisPduck2
Reviewed October 9, 2017

Has to be the best fish and chips I have ever had!! we walked past a few other places and just came accross this on a side street. It was crispy and the fish was so fresh and tasty.

1  Thank tuedid
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February 4, 2018|
Response from ChrisPduck2 | Reviewed this property |
Don't think so! Never heard of them - they're not a Yorkshire thing but they sound lush! If you go, suggest doing them, it may become big - the new equivalent of the Scottish deep-fried Mars Bar!
February 4, 2018|
Response from coults | Reviewed this property |
Don’t think so.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 76 Eastborough, Scarborough YO11 1NJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +44 7533 088246
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