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Magpie Cafe

14 Pier Road, Whitby YO21 3PU, England
+44 1947 602058
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“magpie” (1,922 reviews)
“fish” (1,767 reviews)
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Open Now
11:30 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Seafood, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
14 Pier Road, Whitby YO21 3PU, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Never visit Whitby without going here. Fish and Chips at it's best. Haven't had the pleasure of dining in yet but I'm looking to in the future. Always enjoyed the food there and never had a problem with it. Highly recommend.

Thank Dylan H
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Excellent food, the service was great and they got us in without booking or wait. Friendly and warm place. Wanting to go back already. Think this is the best chip shop around.

Thank GazBlakers
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Me & my husband & son came here for a meal last week. The food was excellent. We had scallops, garlic butter prawns & crab bisque for starters. All served with warm crispy bread & butter. Our main course was trio of fish, fish platter...More

Thank Lorrish
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Magpie is a very well known place and is a legend. It is the best place to get quality seafood bar non. You have to go if you are in town.

Thank David C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Always worth a trip to the Whitby to visit the Magpie. It is worth the money they charge as the Magpie serves simply the best fish and chips ever!!!

Thank Mrdwalton
Reviewed 2 days ago

Had take away Fish an Chips, ordered haddock, 10 minute wait. Disappointed with the quality of the fish, i'd say it wasn't fresh and would question if it was actually haddock. Chips were good. Expensive due to its name, but unfortunately not living up to...More

Thank Will B
Reviewed 2 days ago

Ate here on our final evening in Whitby. Food was fresh and tasty, plenty of choice available. The portions were hearty and served promptly.

Thank ginastead50
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Welcoming and friendly staff (Smile and you will receive it in return) had some lovely banter with several of the ladies who were working very hard. Nice decor and some lovely artwork up. The toilets were immaculate. The food I always enjoy when I visit...More

Thank SFC86
Reviewed 3 days ago

The food is just the same as it was before the fire. Pleased to see they are open again. Enjoyed their good wholesome food again, apart from minor changes you'd never know they been shut as a result of a major fire Disappointed they no...More

Thank barnackle_Bill
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Wonderful family meal with my wife and 2 year old. Haddock and chips were perfectly cooked and the staff were very accommodating with our daughter. Worth a visit.

Thank Luke T
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serviceisking
6 November 2017|
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Response from serviceisking | Reviewed this property |
Apologies to all of you who received my message by mistake. My message was intended for a certain Hayley G (and not you), who said that she thought the Magpie had given her yesterday`s leftovers! It was quite obviously a... More
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Toni B
20 September 2017|
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Response from Clachangirl | Reviewed this property |
The steps were up to the restaurant which was closed due to the fire. Not sure if that's reopened yet. The takeaway section is on pavement level.
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wispsilk
14 August 2017|
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Response from serviceisking | Reviewed this property |
Hopefully December apparently.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Pier Road, Whitby YO21 3PU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Whitby
  • Phone Number: +44 1947 602058
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