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Scotts of Helmsley

6 Bridge Street, Helmsley YO62 5BG, England
+44 1439 772465
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“fish and chips” (258 reviews)
“calamari” (13 reviews)
“tartare” (21 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
6 Bridge Street, Helmsley YO62 5BG, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have been to Scott’s at Helmsley many times and complemented on Trip Advisor about brilliant fish and chips and friendly, efficient service but I am afraid not today. We had traveled from Huddersfield to Scarborough for the day then to Scott’s at Helmsley specially....More

Thank Greyfergy
Reviewed 1 week ago

We used this chip shop on 2 occasions while staying in Helmsley recently and the 3 of us enjoyed really enjoyed it, the cod was excellent, and was cooked to order, friendly service, maybe too many chips but that would be picky, closes early so...More

Thank sshall11
Reviewed 1 week ago

Welcoming staff, clean and bright restaurant can recommend the smoked haddock and cod fish cake with sweet potato fries. Also excellent for takeaway too

Thank deamosley
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been coming here since it originally opened, I can say it’s only got worse as times gone by, inconsistent quality, countless mistakes by staff (which are too late to sort once you’ve driven home!!!), totally inconsistent with opening hours, the times I’ve been and they’ve...More

2  Thank n0rm1971
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our first visit 5 years ago was absolutely terrible at least this time we got served . Sadly the food wasn’t good. The fish tasted ok but was tiny , the peas were cooked but tasteless and the chips were awful, I’m not sure if...More

1  Thank violasareblue
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When we got there, we were greeted with the counters being almost empty, only two pieces of fish and a few portions of chips. There were no buns defrosted for my chip butty, so I changed my order to chips with garlic sauce, which I...More

2  Thank Silver H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We called in Scotts for something tasty for our picnic at Sutton Bank. Choosing scotch eggs and pork pie we set off. Walking from the carpark at Sutton to the finest view, we sat down to a really tasty,filling snack. Coupled with a flask of...More

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely fish and chips, fish in a light batter and chips not at all greasy. Staff very friendly and lovely to chat to. Good value meal, fish, chips and mushy peas with bread and butter and a pot of tea, not to mention a delicious...More

Thank rosemary d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fish was nice if a little small, chips were dry, very slow at serving despite not too busy, many gave up waiting they were that slow

1  Thank Jez G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After some lovely food over several months we had a disastrous meal on Friday 11th may. The meal was served to us twice and still wasn't eatable. We left not paying for any of the food. We were given two money off vouchers so decided...More

1  Thank janpink1978
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Questions & Answers
4 March 2018|
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Response from janpink1978 | Reviewed this property |
I have been quite a few times and the food has always been excellent..
15 July 2015|
Response from JaneTony13 | Property representative |
Hello and firstly let me say I do not want to accuse people of drinking to cover poor service. Nor do I want to offend anyone, but we do get some unjust and untrue reviews and we take offence when these are posted. As you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 18:30
10:30 - 18:30
10:30 - 18:30
10:30 - 18:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Bridge Street, Helmsley YO62 5BG, England (Formerly Beechers Fish and Chips)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Helmsley
  • Phone Number: +44 1439 772465
A fabulous family friendly, award winning fish and chip cafe. Just voted Best Fish and Chip shop 2013. Either take away or eat in. With 80 covers there is plenty of room, coach parties welcome. We aim to provide the best fish and chips available from sustainable and local sources at a value price. Gluten free and veggie chip shop chips. Served with a smile. Our premises are not your usual fish and chip cafe and are a pleasurable and inspiring place to spend some time.
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