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Mother Hubbard's

43A Westborough, Scarborough YO11 1UN, England
+44 1723 376109
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
10:45 - 18:30 Hours
Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
43A Westborough, Scarborough YO11 1UN, England
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Reviewed yesterday

we went here after a friend had recommended it to us and we were not disappointed at all .the restaurant was clean and surprisingly bigger than it looks outside. staff were very friendly and quick service. the batter on the fish was light and crispy....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank kathsp1
Reviewed 4 days ago

Having visited several times now i can honestly say that these are the best fish chips i have ever had. The icing on the cake is that the staff are so pleasant and intentife. “World Class “

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Bigcatch
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My first visit of the year this week and pleased to say it was as good as ever. My own choice is always the lemon sole - juicy and tasty with extra lemon and tartare! I think it’s the only place in town to get...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Mark Vernon H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I have been a regular to this lovely fish and Chip restaurant for a year now and have enjoyed the food on each occasion. The staff have always been very polite and service is great even during busy periods! I Highly recommend this seaside eatery...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Joshuacharles88
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

During my birthday treat of a day out in Scarborough the thing I was most looking forward to was some lovely fish and chips . I have to say they were not as good as I had hoped for . The cod was fresh enough...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Carole A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in for a very small bite to eat - some soup and chips - so feel unable to comment on the range of food available. The tomato soup was reminiscent of a can of thick Heinz soup, but was fine, though the bread roll...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank Benjamin H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Eaten here many times in the past with no problems. Unfortunately on a recent visit, this was not the case. . Complained to staff who informed me I should have let them know at the beginning of the meal - fair enough, but had not...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank pattypoos
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whilst the food was lovely, the majority of the staff (including the owner) could do with some training in customer service and how to smile. We were not made to feel welcome at all.

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank Richard M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I feel that the food was delicious, however the staff, including the owner seemed to be fairly miserable thus making the atmosphere disappointing and unwelcoming. I feel that this let's the restaurant down as the food was lovely.

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank Jackmaw
Reviewed 2 December 2018

The lunch special is very nice. Fish and chips and tea/coffee. A pleasant bite after shopping in town.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank AH_Reviews
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Questions & Answers
30 May 2018|
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Response from Rebecca_Bradley | Property representative |
Everything fried is done in beef dripping
2 January 2017|
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Response from D5301ZAjohns |
If you can't survive for 30 minutes without wifi, then go to Wetherspoons...
2 January 2017|
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Response from AconiteBlue | Reviewed this property |
Have only eaten here the once, and didn't use the wifi so I can't answer your question. Sorry!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:45 - 18:30
10:45 - 18:30
10:45 - 18:30
10:45 - 18:30
10:45 - 18:30
10:45 - 18:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43A Westborough, Scarborough YO11 1UN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1723 376109
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