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Magpie Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
European, British
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed today via mobile

Lovely food especially the mushy peas reminder me of my grans all though years ago!one of the best fish and chips ever..service excellent a great experience to eat this special restaurant.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank GillMary2013
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Pros: Lovely grilled lemon sole. Perfectly seasoned. A very generous portion of mashed potato. Prawns in garlic butter were very yummy. Cons: Prawns were supposed to be accompanied by a ciabata, but we were palmed off with a stale bun. £1.99 for a parsley sauce...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank elliotj46
Reviewed yesterday

Top quality fish and chips from the Take Away side .had Haddock chips and mushy peas Staff friendly and helpful, prices reasonably, lovely town Whitby eat them under the bandstand so the seagulls didn't get any

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank david67892016
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was recovering from a calf strain so we decided to go for a drive. We decided to go to Whitby for lunch. And where else but to the Magpie cafe. We got there early ( about 12:10) to avoid queuing outside and we’re taken...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank slowinfastout
Reviewed 2 days ago

Had takeaway fish and chips from here, and they were amazing. The fish is fresh, with crispy, tasty batter, and the chips are cooked fresh and are incredible! The queue outside for dinner suggests how popular this place is, and it's very easy to see...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jimbow99
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Absolutely 5* The only place we go to in Whitby for fish and chips. They have a varied menu but the fish and chips are amazing. Lovely staff too

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Janet139
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We ate at the magpie for the first time in years. The haddock fillet was excellent, perfectly cooked moist fish in beautiful crisp batter. The chips were ok, nothing special and not much flavour. Nice mushy peas although they are charged as an extra. Service...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 853JohnP853
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

First visit to the Magpie for me but highly reccomended by my husband and rightly so. A must if visiting Whitby even thought you are spoilt for choice! Its fish and chip heaven.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank S5956LYlindaw
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great fish and chips lovely restaurant clean and tidy the atmosphere is great and the staff are friendly too

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank kirstyw26
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If there is a medieval torture of eating too much fabulous sea food , with chips and peas , then guilty . I should be ducked as witch too. Super service loverly staff. Fantastic for so many years.

Date of visit: March 2019
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18 October 2018|
Response from phil0123456 | Reviewed this property |
No idea, but you could email them.......
19 September 2018|
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Response from K8624HYdavidc | Reviewed this property |
Yes I can say that my wife and I thought that they were the best chips we had tasted for a very long time. And the grilled halibut was outstanding.
7 August 2018|
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Response from Yorkshire_Chiller | Reviewed this property |
Yes we’ve been taking the grandchildren there since they were very young. Staff very helpful and they have chairs and for youngsters. The steps can be a bit awkward for pushchairs as people queue on them but someone usually... More
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