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Lifeboat Fishbar

76 Eastborough, Scarborough YO11 1NJ, England
+44 7533 088246
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (42 reviews)
“bread” (9 reviews)
“fish bar” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, British, Fast food
76 Eastborough, Scarborough YO11 1NJ, England
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Reviewed 21 November 2017

This fish and chip shop is perfect for a nice chip shop tea. Me and my family came here and had the most amazing fish and chips before we went home from Scarborough. The staff were so kind and they got our really big order...More

1  Thank xRayEx
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Excellent restaurant, good food, service and very reasonably priced. Was a bit unsure when we realised the fish shop had changed hands, but needn't of worried, everything was perfect, we had the pensioners haddock special, fish, chips, peas, a drink and bread and butter all...More

Thank Eddie181
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Unassuming, plain-looking cafe that offers great, freshly cooked food - fish and chips or pies. It's nothing fancy but you will be served quickly and the food will be gorgeous - piping hot and of a good quality. Tor the best deal get Fish &...More

Thank ChrisPduck2
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Has to be the best fish and chips I have ever had!! we walked past a few other places and just came accross this on a side street. It was crispy and the fish was so fresh and tasty.

1  Thank tuedid
Reviewed 17 September 2017

I have had so many pleasurable meals in this small, intimate restaurant, enjoying perfect fish and chips over the years. I have introduced lots of family and friends to this delightful gem and all express their eagerness to repeat the experience! The staff are always...More

1  Thank Mary B
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Went in over bank holiday weekend, as it had been a gloriously sunny weekend and presumably very busy they had run out of cod so we ended up with 2 haddock specials. Had never tried this place but went in based on good reviews and...More

Thank Lou R
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent fish n chips. We sat inside but we were glad to missing most of the heavy rain coming down today. Pity this was the day my friend came from York to visit us but your fish n chips made up for it.

Thank coults
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Came here with a big family order, the staff were really nice and patient with us - one lady was really nice to my younger sister while she waited. The food is fresh yet doesn't take a long time to prepare. When we took it...More

2  Thank EliseEliseX
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Popped in on a whim as all the other fish and chip bars were packed on the sea front. We occupied most of the cafe area, 4 families in one go! All served very quickly, food was amazing! Very nice fish and chips, staff very...More

1  Thank andrew r
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

A small fish and chip cafe that does not deserve its current 4*+ rating. The fish and chips were okay, nothing exceptional, and if this is one of the best in Scarborough then there is a problem. The staff were okay to start with, but...More

Thank Stephen M
Paul C, Owner at Lifeboat Fishbar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

Really sorry you didn't have a good experience with us,it is the hight of season now and we got extra staff in wich obviously need more training.as for the fish and chips my wife has been frying them for over 35 years and is proud...More

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 76 Eastborough, Scarborough YO11 1NJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +44 7533 088246
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