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The Scrap Box


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We are a trendy new fish and chip cafe and takeaway. Situated on the 1079 layby just past dunnington, we offer traditionally cooked fish and chips to eat in or takeaway. Breakfast is served from 8am and fish and chips from noon onwards.
US$4 - US$9
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Cafe, Seafood, Fast food, British
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited here today on the recommendation of several people. The food was excellent and the staff were very friendly. The place although quite small was very clean and tidy il definitely will return when in the area and tell,all my friends. Well done.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank peter john h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Smashing little plaice, great service, great product, never had a bad serving yet! Absolute credit to the owner and staff!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Keith C
Reviewed 13 January 2019 via mobile

Great little fish n chip takeaway and eat in. Fresh fish and perfect chips. All family voted 10 out of 10

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank happy_brumlo
Reviewed 4 January 2019 via mobile

It’s in a lay-by and looks like a truck stop but had some of the best fish and chips in ages. Just saw it and decided I should eat. Really friendly staff, excellent food even though I ate them in the car. Will stop there...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 937peterm
Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

Hands down. Freshly fried fish and friendly staff! Freshly cooked and lightly battered fish. Friendly staff. Gluten free options too. Either take away or sit down.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank D5041JZianh
Reviewed 5 December 2018

Unbeatable fish and chips from the Scrap Box . The best fish I’ve had .All freshly fried as you wait with nice friendly service. Eat in or take away , the choice is yours. Well done to the Scrap Box.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jeb7055
Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

Family come here all the time as we are only a few minutes away. Decided to try it with them this time and it was amazing. Really quick and friendly service, easy to pull into and park and just lovely food

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank georgemill95
Reviewed 16 November 2018 via mobile

Today we thought we would try the scrap box on the A 1079 at Dunnington. We were greeted by the owner who was very welcoming. We sat inside and had fish chips and mushy peas. Which was very high quality. Golden batter with lovely flakey...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank janpink1978
Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile

This Fish shop is on Hull Road near to Dunnington does not serve cod only Haddock but very good quality at a reasonable price with very good parking

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Boatman1942
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

Local village chippy was closed, so drove a few miles and found this place. Based in a lay-by on the A1079 (eastbound) about half a mile outside Dunnington (York side). Reasonable prices; medium fish & chips, sausage & chips and a pot of curry sauce...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Chekov69
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8 May 2017|
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Response from Paul A | Reviewed this property |
Haddock cod place and chips
Colin S
20 January 2017|
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Response from mumofthree3uk | Reviewed this property |
They certainly do. I think most people takeaway but it's just a bonus that they have a lovely seating area if you decide you would like to sit in.
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