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The Elsinore Hotel

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Bar, Pub, British
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25 Flowergate, Whitby YO21 3BB, England
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scarborough
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147 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We called into this bar for a drink its a very friendly pub used by the locals . the pub is full of sailing artefact's pictures ,hats, lamps to name a few items . the bar is clean and so are the toilets . the bar has friendly staff . the price of drinks are very reasonable. on the two... More 

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Thank ratpack23
Teignmouth, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I have been visiting the Elsinore for many years,this is my favourite pub;It is a truly 'locals' pub.The interior has'nt changed over the years (thankfully) the beer,especially the Camerons Strongarm,is always First Rate.The music nights at the weekend are great fun.

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Thank Pete D
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Fantastic little quirky pub. Super friendly staff with great beer. Superb live music. Well worth a pop in for a pint

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Thank bullscarriers
Retford, United Kingdom
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175 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

We visited this pub both Friday and Saturday to listen to two good live bands. It's a great place to visit after going out for a meal. Great atmosphere and friendly customers.

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Thank lesley h
London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Very traditional boozer popular with locals and visitors. Quiz night Monday, open Folk Night Tuesdays. Not a great ale selection but OK.

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Thank BigLox
Oldham, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017

We had a great weekend at Whiby and the Elsinore was part if ut. Live bands on Friday and Saturday night which made a really good atmosphere. Friendly staff serving a wide selection of drinks.

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Thank Lesley B
Barnsley, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

We usually stay on West Cliff area so this place is a welcome refuge after walking back up flowergate! It hasn't changed in years, but it really doesn't need to, it's a great honest drinkers pub, and that's it's charm. It gets packed to the rafters when live music is on, and full of atmosphere. My other half loves the... More 

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Thank halloweeny
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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213 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Small quaint pub, food looked and smelt good, can take dogs in as well, just had drink, old fashioned but looks like a pub used by locals, welcoming to tourists though

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Thank maggiefifty
London, England
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82 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Had a great evening here, although it was packed during our weekend visit and we struggled to get seats. Having taken our dog, we found that there were 4-5 others in hiding under various tables and seats, all totally at home there. There was some live music in a far corner, which was entertaining enough, and plenty of northern flesh... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2016

as we were staying around the corner we called in as the band were about to start but at over £7-50 for a carling and a single gin and tonic we polished off the drinks and departed!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, British
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Flowergate, Whitby YO21 3BB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Whitby

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