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Life Boat Restaurant

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14 East Parade, Hastings TN34 3AL, England
+44 1424 420388
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“cod” (25 reviews)
“fresh fish” (3 reviews)
Opens in 19 min
Seafood, Fast food, British
14 East Parade, Hastings TN34 3AL, England
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

Did not live up to excellent reviews which was a shame. Not impressed by the chips and whilst the portions of fish were huge one piece did not seem that fresh. Nice staff but unlikely to go here again as I think there are better...More

1  Thank Alienbeing
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Top food, freshly cooked. Lovely staff too. Will keep coming back. It was on my daughter's list of desires for her birthday 😊

1  Thank Jayne R
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Used to be the best in hastings and st leonards but since changing owners it must now be one of the worst!

1  Thank charisma1st
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

This place was amazing.yes it was small but they happily accomodated my double buggy. The food was stunning cooked to order and huge portions. Value for money and the taste was second to none. Would highly recommend and will return if ever i the area...More

1  Thank nusia13
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We live in Hastings and we have been here hundreds of times and it's been great, huge portions and tastes really good, we were shocked at the size of the portions as we were still hungry afterwards, the children's portions of chips must have been...More

1  Thank Xtremepaul
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

So many great reviews of this little chippy - so we decided we had to go during our day trip to Hastings. Unfortunately we did have the same experience. Sticky tables, average food and terrible, rushed service, where we had to ask twice for tartar...More

1  Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 25 June 2017

The best fish and chips in Hastings by far. Portion sizes are great, food always cooked fresh and tastes fresh too, not like some takeaways. Have been using the Life Boat for takeaways for several years, and will continue to, prices are good too.

1  Thank James C
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Great fish and chips, asked the lovely lady and popped next door to get a beer with our lunch, brilliant!

Thank Niki M
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Excellent fish and chips, freshly prepared. We had takeaway but there was also a small indoor and outdoor seating area.

Thank kendrafortune
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Visited for about the 3rd time on a sunny 9 March Sunday. It was extremely busy but the quality did not suffer at all. Perfectly cooked cod, crispy batter and chips. A nice touch here is that a very efficient girl takes your order and...More

Thank James E
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20 September 2017|
Response from Alienbeing | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I think I actually said the food was not that good. Sorry I cant be more helpful. I would not go there again I am afraid. Regards AB
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 East Parade, Hastings TN34 3AL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Hastings
  • Phone Number: +44 1424 420388
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