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The Dotterel Inn

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) #30 of 60 Restaurants in Filey £ , British,
Reighton, Filey YO14 9RU, England
+44 1723 890930
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“roast dinner” (11 reviews)
“mash” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Reighton, Filey YO14 9RU, England
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Reviewed 19 October 2014

The food is good, no problems there, but could be more varied. However, the service is not so good. First We had to go and get our own menus and no one assisted us with a table, then after we decided and paid in advance......More

3  Thank Matthew H
Reviewed 9 October 2014

Wanted some where different to eat .myself and my partner had heard good reports about the Dotterel. So we thought we would give a go and we were not disappointed the barman was friendly. The bitter was good . A big choice on the menu....More

Thank stevefiley
Reviewed 4 October 2014

The first thing you have to understand is that this is a pub that does food as opposed to a restaurant that has a bar although at times you would never know it. The menu is extensive for a pub and extremely well balanced containing...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 22 September 2014

just needed a change from reighton sands quite surprised car park full at the back nice character lttle pub the food was very nice all homecooked and a lovely sunday lunch , various ages and familys welcome , will return again ,The barman looks very...More

Thank DewburyJack07
Reviewed 3 September 2014

I love Marmite! The Dotterel is like Marmite, you either love it or hate it! We love it! The food is always cooked to a high standard! The guy behind the bar is actually a very warm friendly chap once you get to know him!...More

3  Thank mikethebike52
Reviewed 3 September 2014

Often driven past this pub to apparently an empty car park and lack of inspiration Decided to bite the bullet and call in on a Sunday at 1830. Drove into the Family car park to find quite a few cars in there. Looking more promising........More

Thank BazThornton
Reviewed 28 August 2014

Waited over an hour for food which looked and was unappetizing and swimming in gravy or sauce. Very noisy with TV on full volume. Definitely a pub to miss out on.

Thank Anne C
Reviewed 28 August 2014

We visited about 3 weeks ago now and found the food to be comforting, tasty, hot and of ample portion. The service was quick, the pub was quiet and calm to eat. It doesn't look much from outside but if you want a nice comforting...More

Thank ajt442
Reviewed 26 August 2014

Appearances can be deceptive, and this is a pub which we probably would've driven past had we not been really hungry. So glad we stopped - the meal was easily the best we had during our stay in Yorkshire. Staff were friendly and welcoming, and...More

1  Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 26 August 2014

Have visited the Dotterel many times and never been disappointed. My partner and I have taken friends and family, they have all been made very welcome and have enjoyed the food. Pat and Paul also make our well behaved dog very welcome, it is difficult...More

1  Thank Glenis R
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Response from Bobby027 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is taken our dog lots walks big car park
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Reighton, Filey YO14 9RU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Filey
  • Phone Number: +44 1723 890930
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