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The Old Scalby Mills

$$ - $$$, British,
Scalby Road, Scarborough, England
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
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“scampi” (27 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Scalby Road, Scarborough, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had lunch here the day after the snow on Dec 1st. We just had bar snacks - soup, toasted sandwiches and jacket pots. All lovely and what you would expect. There was a selection of beer - I'm no expert but I enjoyed mine...More

Thank Helen P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fab views, great staff, welcoming and friendly. Sunday lunch fab, bar the beef Toasties, Yorkshire puds and veg wonderful. Saw and heard others who all had great lunches.

Thank Annie F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staff very friendly and helpul with a smile and cheer. The good was home cooked down to the chips and gluten free was on the menu. Situated strangely but that added to the uniqueness.

Thank jayni7
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice pub with superb food and view over the beach. We have visited for lunch on Sat and the place was packed. We have waited over 50min for food but it was delish. Highly recommended

Thank Anna D
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Our family of 4 visited Friday night at 6.50pm. We were allowed to bring our dog inside with us. This pub has a lovely traditional feel. We ordered 2 x Steak Pie with veg, which was delicious with lots of tender meat inside (£9.25) and...More

Thank 354alison
Reviewed 26 October 2017

This is a lovely old pub with fantastic views over the North bay and the castle on top of the hill in the background. We only called for drinks and the bar man made us feel very welcome, because of him we would visit again,

Thank Jill r
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

This establishment is well sited with good views towards the castle. The menu is basic but reasonably priced. The restaurant felt rather grubby with the table and bar surfaces being disconcertingly sticky. The food we ordered was fine, it being toasties and similar. However the...More

Thank Ben G
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

A lovely traditional pub serving ales and traditional English pub food. Yes it’s quite basic but it was good quality, served quickly and not expensive. The outlook of you can get a table in line with the main window is lovely.

Thank langlord
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We both ordered the large Yorkshire pudding with chips, 3 sausages & gravy. Portion size was good, chips tasty & well cooked. What let it down was the frozen Yorkshire pudding which could have done with being cooked a little more & the processed salty...More

Thank Tuloulla
Reviewed 18 September 2017

lovely pub standing on the edge of the beach with good views first class food is served this is why its usually full in the bar area there is no problem in taking your dog in this establishment i would highly recommend

Thank dnicholson44
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Scalby Road, Scarborough, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Scarborough
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