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Wayfarer Bistro

Station Road, North York Moors National Park, Robin Hoods Bay, England
+44 1947 880240
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Station Road, North York Moors National Park, Robin Hoods Bay, England
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Reviewed May 25, 2015 via mobile

Down here on a four day break had read reviews and thought we would give it a try. We had the prawns to start with which were delicious just enough for a starter, then for mains I had the cod in a Mediterranean sauce and...More

Thank Dave H
Reviewed May 25, 2015

Apparently the owners are new but from our experience, they have a winning formula for success. Service & quality of food was superb & we can thoroughly recommend this restaurant to those in the area. Our meals were the best we experienced during our week-long...More

Thank gooner1972
Reviewed May 25, 2015 via mobile

We visited Robin Hood Bay a couple of years ago and the Wayfarer was one of the places we ate at and it was lovely so it was first choice again on this visit. Unfortunately we found it wasn't as good as our last visit....More

Thank ruthprecht
Reviewed May 22, 2015 via mobile

This is our second visit to this restaurant. At first I was a little concerned but that soon disappeared when we were met with a warm and friendly greeting. The new hosts and food were excellent. I had a chat with the new owners and...More

Thank dinkyLeedsUK
Reviewed May 22, 2015

We've been coming to The Bay for years but this was our first visit to the Wayfarer - I suppose it looks a bit b&b-ish from the outside, but the interior was smart and the food was excellent (fresh fresh fish!) and the service by...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed May 22, 2015

Excellent service and food cooked to perfection great value for money many thanks to you all for a delightful meal

Thank TerryCSheffield
Reviewed May 20, 2015 via mobile

Returned for third time, the first with new owners Michelle and Neil. Michelle was most welcoming on our arrival . All facilities were present and even some very warm sunshine as we sat on balcony in early evening. The meal was super. We all had...More

1  Thank Kate W
Reviewed May 17, 2015

Michelle and Neil have only been there 3 weeks, and the quality and standards are still superb. We were concerned that there would be changes since we last went a year ago, but everything was as good - service, food, wine and value. When you...More

1  Thank martin b
Reviewed May 17, 2015 via mobile

had the tempura scallops to start followed by the lamb, highly recommend it, great service...great food...will definitely be back

1  Thank Stephen W
Reviewed May 16, 2015

You could eat here every night of your stay in Robin hoods bay. A good range of options on the menu at mid range prices for a good quality restaurant.

Thank Petersun55
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Scott F
Dog friendly?
June 1, 2017|
Response from wak91 | Reviewed this property |
Don't think so. It has an open kitchen.
Hi do you open sunday afternoons ....... there would be 10 adults( one wheelchair ) and three children,, 14th august ?
July 31, 2016|
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Response from Jacqui C | Reviewed this property |
Hi, As above, give them a call. Their number is 01947880240. We went around 8p.m. but I am pretty sure they don't open until 6p.m. Website states that children over 12 years welcome, not sure if they make an exception for... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Station Road, North York Moors National Park, Robin Hoods Bay, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  North York Moors National Park  >  Robin Hoods Bay
  • Phone Number: +44 1947 880240
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