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Surfside Fish Bar & Restaurant

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1 Seaton Reach Coronation Drive | Seaton Reach, Hartlepool TS25 1XN, England
01429 861150
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We looked for a family run chip shop by the sea and this place fits the bill. The service was nice and friendly. The menu is good. We has fish and chips and the batter on the fish was the best I have had in a long time, nice and light, which complemented the beautiful piece of cod.

Thank Robert B
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is our absolute favourite place to go! The staff are always so friendly and the atmosphere is lovely. We have been many times but it was a first for breakfast. Everything was delicious and we will be back many more times in the future!! Absolutely LOVE it!

Thank Michele V
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Go to Surfside reasonably often for coffee and sometimes had a meal there. Food is good but cleanliness is not. Staff clear tables in coffee lounge area but do not often wash tables down, we often sit at dirty tables which is not pleasant. On my last visit one member of the staff was wiping tables down outside and there... More 

Thank carol L
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having drove past here hundreds of times we decided that we would visit and try their fish and chips.we were certainly not dissappointed the fish was absolutely gorgeous and the batter was crispy just how we like it,the portion size was perfect too.the sraff are very friendly so our next visit we shall definately sit in the restaurant side.

Thank Ian R
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58 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been hearing good reports about this place but I wasn't impressed food not a patch on fish face but been and tried it now won't be rushing back

Thank Ejjct
Stockton-on-Tees, England, United Kingdom
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203 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the food was good average fish and chips, the place is clean and has a very good location, good views of the see from many tables. The sign saying please wait to be seated had been pushed to one side so we did not see it, we choose our first table but my friend could feel a draft, so we... More 

Thank 773MarkW
Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always eating fish and chips or afternoon tea with my husband we love it. Then after big meal we're going to walk in the beach. Beautiful and relaxing place. Lots of delicious desserts as well so tempting.

Thank Yolly S
Swansea (Wales)
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have to say, the best Fish and Chips I have had in Some time. Came here with the family, the Kids had the Tugboat meal which was very tasty and also Cute. The service is great and the staff cannot do enough for you. You can eat inside or outside, (Weather Dependent) but it has a lovely atmosphere inside... More 

Thank tiggersteeshirt
Wingate, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and ambiance the restaurant was clean and tidy, good range of produce to chose from also, will definitely be back

Thank Alastairj1978
Sunderland, UK
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37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Attended a baby shower here with a Group of friends. Ordered fish and chips which was very tasty and the portion size was great. You can order fish and chips afternoon tea which looked delicious. Great location and scenery from Windows. Will return

Thank mackemCT

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
British, Gluten Free Options, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Local cuisine, Families with children, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Seaton Reach Coronation Drive | Seaton Reach, Hartlepool TS25 1XN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  County Durham  >  Hartlepool
  • Phone Number: 01429 861150

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?