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New Quay Road, Whitby YO21 1DH, England
+44 1947 603212
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish and chips” (890 reviews)
“magpie” (221 reviews)
“salad” (157 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 20:30 Hours
Seafood, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
New Quay Road, Whitby YO21 1DH, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We have been visiting Whitby for many years and Trenchers is always one of the highlights. Great fish menu, good atmosphere, friendly staff and really good customer focus. Would strongly recommend a visit.

Thank tirumasu
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had small fish and chips was excellent and a good size portion. very clean and with good friendly service. Would return.

Thank Pleatywood
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant as it is in the centre of Whitby. What a place. Not like your average fish and chip shop. We were seated at the rear of the restaurant and could see all other customers. There seemed to be a mixture of...More

1  Thank Alan Q
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I’m not usually a fan of this barn type of place but needs must we were hungry and it was nearby. Bit of a scrum to get in but you can’t blame them for being busy. Really really well cooked fish, I had a large...More

Thank Vegpledge
Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is very good, service excellent and food good. I am a vegetarian who occasionally eats seafood. After I had finished the meal I was reading the back of the drinks menu and found out the food is cooked in beef dripping. If I...More

Thank greenhalghsheila
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Whitby for the day yesterday. We saw the long queue so joined it - guessing the food would be good. It was beautiful. The crab was perfect and the haddock & chips was generous and cooked to perfection. The staff were friendly &...More

Thank maggiesmith63
Reviewed 1 week ago

Terrific service on a busy day, seven of us descended for lunch and were accommodated almost immediately. The fish was beautifully fresh and the accompaniments served in little ramekins, practical and pretty. Catered for all ages and tastes, and I was impressed by the lovely...More

Thank sparrow12342015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don’t listen to me get yourself down to trenchers to experience this great little gem, great food great service great prices, another great visit, always pop in when I’m in town.

Thank kev t
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cod and everything was first class and fresh. Even New what boat our fish came in on. Would thoroughly recommend trenches to anyone, without hesitation.

Thank John S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Would definitely recommend, great atmosphere, great food, great service, all in all a lovely dining experience

Thank Lesley G
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Questions & Answers
7 March 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Andrew W | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for your enquiry. Sorry we don't allow dogs in the restaurant. We do have a takeaway facility if this helps. Many thanks.
29 December 2017|
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Response from Andrew W | Property representative |
Hello, we take reservations for parties of seven people or more. Otherwise please just come along and we will get you seated as quickly as possible. Kind regards Andrew
30 June 2017|
Response from The G | Reviewed this property |
I can't be sure. But I seem to think there is an option for gluten free. The restaurant itself pays a great deal of attention to the needs of customers. So if any fish and chip shop had a gluten free option, I would... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, 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
11:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: New Quay Road, Whitby YO21 1DH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Whitby
  • Phone Number: +44 1947 603212
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