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The Cod and Lobster

The Harbour High Street, Staithes, North York Moors National Park TS13 5BH, England
+44 1947 840330
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (288 reviews)
“fish and chips” (169 reviews)
“rice” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Seafood, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
The Harbour High Street, Staithes, North York Moors National Park TS13 5BH, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We popped in for drinks to get out of the rain after walking along the front. A really nice place to drink with good views of the sea and also dog friendly. Staff were great and very friendly. The food looked very good too but...More

Date of visit: November 2018
3  Thank D3ano75
Reviewed yesterday

It was lovely walking all round Staithes and ending up in The Cod And Lobster was a real treat. The fish and chips were wonderful. A real plate full, hot and very tasty. The price was excellent value for money.

Date of visit: December 2018
3  Thank Henry J
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Totally recommend this pub. The staff are the nicest folks you could wish to meet. And the food.... we'll it's absolutely amazing! The location couldn't be any better right on the harbour. Love it here, hence we're back every month of the year!

Date of visit: December 2018
3  Thank 735fredr
Reviewed yesterday

took on the downhill trek and it was well worth it food cooked fresh and plenty of it very warm and cosy and extremely friendly its a must visit if you are in staithes

Date of visit: October 2018
3  Thank Michael G
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a friendly little pub right on the quayside in Staithes, it's reputation makes it a busy pub so booking is recommended, although half the tables are left for folk who just pop in, like we did. The menu is varied and includes a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank 598chrise
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited for dinner very big plate of good food super views out to sea and nice staff first class will call again

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Charles A
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a small popular pub on the quay in Staithes. The food and drink is very good and reasonably priced. I would recommend you do book as it can get very busy. However they only take bookings for 50% of the seating so that...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Julie D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great find right on the harbour wall. Good beer, good food, good atmosphere and friendly and efficient staff - highly recommended!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank fenderphil
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A week end visit saw the place busy even in October. Crab sandwich lunch was delicious- fresh local caught of course. Visually attractuve pub in great location, tho it is a long walk up the hill back to car park !

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank Kingpaul100
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cosy friendly atmosphere, great staff and food to match. The seafood chowder was excellent along with the steak and ale pie with perfectly cooked chips. Would highly recommend a visit! We will be returning!

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank xkitkatx
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Questions & Answers
27 November 2018|
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Response from mally60Uk | Property representative |
The cod and lobster does not have accommodation our sister pub the Captain Cook situated at the top of the bank has 9 en suite rooms with parking, Cheers
2 April 2018|
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Response from Guy172 | Reviewed this property |
From the menu on their website it looks like you might be able to find something suitable. If not, just enjoy the atmosphere while you drink a beer!
Claire-Louise D
22 October 2017|
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Response from mally60Uk | Property representative |
Christmas Eve normal hours for food and drinks Christmas Day 11.00hrs 14.00hrs drinks only
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Harbour High Street, Staithes, North York Moors National Park TS13 5BH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  North York Moors National Park  >  Staithes
  • Phone Number: +44 1947 840330
Real Ale And Pub Food On The Seafront, Overlooking The Harbour In Staithes. Bottome Of Church Street, Opposite Gun Gutter
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