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Royal Fisheries

48 Baxtergate, Whitby YO21 1BL, England
+44 1947 825346
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“haddock” (47 reviews)
“mushy peas” (51 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Fast food, British
££ - £££
48 Baxtergate, Whitby YO21 1BL, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Excellent Fish & Chips, the best I've had in a very long time. Had Cod, Chips and peas, slice of bread and butter and cup of tea, decent price and really enjoyed them. Polite and friendly staff too.

Thank Chocckola
Reviewed 1 week ago

When the line extended down the block from the Fish & Chips place we had planned to visit, we asked several of the locals passing by where they went for this classic English treat. Each recommended Royal Fisheries. So we headed out. No line, excellent...More

Thank BuddDr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Regularly visit Whitby as it's our favourite place on Earth! What a find Royal Fisheries was; literally the best fish and chips EVER had in Whitby; will definitely become our regular now!

Thank LandJJ
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A little out of the way but believe me worth the journey. Modern and lovely and clean inside with extremely friendly staff. We both ordered the lunchtime special that included a drink of tea or coffee. Coffee a few pence more but was in fact...More

Thank bigbilly1959
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed in Whitby for a week in September, found this Fish shop. Glad we stopped to try, we saw that they used Beef Dripping. Well it Made all the difference, the Fish with a light covering of Crispy Batter was very nice. The size of...More

Thank RoyA1742
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a very nice place more tranquil than some of the eateries right in town but not lacking in ambiance in anyway at all. The food was delicious and the staff lovely. Opting for the small cod and chips with bread and butter, mushy...More

Thank MissMoo25
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the best fish and chip shop in town. At first glance you could be put off by the cafe style of the building but don't be fooled. Here you will get a far nicer meal than in some of the more famous establishments....More

Thank Steve A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is billed as a cafe but seems more like a restaurant. We visited around 1.15pm It was busy but the staff are really friendly. Came quite quickly and we didn’t have to wait long. This is run by the same people who run The...More

Thank sharyanne
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I went with our 2 American friends for lunch at Royal Fisheries and it was really excellent. We couldn't fault the cod and chips (crinkle cut) and our friends had haddock and chips. It was all cooked to order, and arrived at...More

Thank Jill M
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Called here Monday night for Cod & chips & Haddock & chips, both were cooked to order.Great sized portions & not a spot of grease on the batter or chips, so good we returned on Thursday with the same great result.

Thank Richard B
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Glenda P
2 August 2017|
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Response from ratpack23 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry no idea
Tony R
14 May 2017|
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Response from Karen L |
yes 11 till 3,30 ish
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Baxtergate, Whitby YO21 1BL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Whitby
  • Phone Number: +44 1947 825346
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