Restaurants

Top Choice Brasserie in Whitby

Moon & Sixpence

This brasserie and cocktail bar has a prime position, with views across the harbour to the abbey ruins. The seafood-dominated menu concentrates on hearty, straightforward dishes such as chunky vegetable soup, seafoo…
Top Choice Seafood in Whitby

Fisherman's Wife

With a prime location overlooking the beach and harbour entrance and smart staff dressed in navy-blue aprons, this is the place to enjoy local seafood in style. Whitby lobster (half/whole around £20/36 depending on …
British in Whitby

Star Inn the Harbour

Yorkshire food hero Andrew Pern (of Michelin-starred Star Inn fame) gutted the former tourist office to create this spin-off restaurant on the harbour front in his home town of Whitby. It’s no surprise that the them…
Seafood in Whitby

Magpie Cafe

The Magpie flaunts its reputation for serving the 'World's Best Fish and Chips'. Damn fine they are too, but the world and his dog knows about it and summertime queues can stretch along the street. Takeaway fish and…
Fish & Chips in Whitby

Quayside

Top-notch fish and chips minus the 'world's best' tag line used by nearby competitor the Magpie Cafe – this place is your best bet if you want to avoid the queues there. Takeaway fish and chips are £4.60.
Cafe in Whitby

Java Cafe-Bar

A cool little diner with stainless-steel counters and retro decor, music videos on the flatscreen and a menu of healthy salads, sandwiches and wraps washed down with excellent coffee.
British in Whitby

Humble Pie 'n' Mash

Superb homemade pies with fillings ranging from lamb, leek and rosemary to roast veg and goats cheese, served in a cosy timber-framed cottage.