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“Excellent service from the moment we came through the door…”

“Came here today and tried fish and chips. Excellent service from the moment we came through the door, friendly helpful staff, amazing fish and chips. Definitely will be using this place again.”

(Jenny, South Yorkshire, July 2022

“Will call again when in Whitby, would recommend…

…called in 20/01/22 on day trip looking for somewhere to eat, glad we called in
lady that met us very polite, when meal came freshly cooked and red hot, place was spotless will call again when in Whitby, would recommend thank you.

(Mr Vickers – Wakefield – January 2022)

“We are delighted how your meals are served…

…..have been coming to this fish & Chip restaurant since April 2021. We are delighted how your meals are served, especially the crinkle chips and the friendly staff (always cheerful) We now dine whenever we are in Whitby, ….. every 2 weeks !

(James Calvert – Scalby, Scarborough – January 2022)

“Visited today. Lovely fish and chips!”

Member of staff who served us was really helpful and friendly. Represents the company very well. We will definitely visit again on our return trip.

(Hann – Gloucester – December 2021)

“A proper chippy in every respect.”

First and foremost, the quality of the food and cooking speaks for itself but it’s the old school service and details that elevate Royal Fisheries beyond its competition. Alex, our server, was terrific too.

(Stephen – Liverpool – August 2021)

“Our favourite place for fish and chips in Whitby.” 

Our favourite place for fish and chips in Whitby. Regulars now! Also fab ice cream sundaes.

(Marie Mullans – Whitby – July 2021)

“Brilliant service”

This place is simply one of the best fish & chip shops on the planet. Brilliant service.

(Philip Cockroft – Halifax  – 16th July 2021)

“First time, but it won’t be the last”

First time we have tried this fish shop but won’t be the last. Very tasty, crispy, light batter. Lovely chips, portions excellent. We had small cod and chips. More than enough. Pleasant young man served me too. Would recommend. Thank you

(Reviewer, Stockton on Tees. June 2020 )

“Excellent quality and value”

We have been loyal customers for many years. Our favourite from the restaurant menu is the delicious Haddock or Cod Yorkshire Specials, set meals, which is of excellent quality and value! 
Highly recommended!

“Best Ever. “
(Reviewer, Darlington. April 2020)

Best fish and chips I’ve ever had!! The fish was white and meaty the batter and chips were very tasty, the staff were all very helpful and friendly, would definitely go back.

(Kimmy, Alford, Trip Advisor. July 2019)

“Loved it.”

Excellent fish and chip restaurant, beautifully cooked white haddock, and perfect golden chips. I would highly recommend.

(Mike- York, Trip Advisor. May 2019)

“Simply the best”

Simply the best fish & chips I have ever had. Very reasonably priced and the service was very friendly and efficient. Portions were also very generous.

(Bob, Newbury, Trip Advisor. April 2019)

“Very good all round fish restaurant”

This is a reliable good fish restaurant……but probably the best takeaway in the town…..they take care to get it right….always well wrapped…..always well cooked.

(Steve, Yorkshire, Trip Advisor. January 2019)


Beautiful and clean restaurant. Prompt attentive service. Got the small haddock special absolutely delicious and hot. Nicest fish/chips ever tasted.

(Dianne, Wigan, Trip Advisor. December 2018)

“Best in town”

Each time we visit the area, we call here. Don’t think we’ve ever had a bad meal. Very clean and friendly service.

(Reviewer, Scarborough, Trip Advisor. December, 2018)

“Delicious fish and chips”

Really good fish and chips (beautiful light batter on fish) and mushy peas, lovely friendly service. We’ll definitely eat here again.

(Reviewer, Daventry, Trip Advisor. October 2018)

“Brilliant find”

Regularly visit Whitby as it’s our favourite place on Earth! What a find Royal Fisheries was; literally the best fish and chips I’ve EVER had in Whitby; will definitely become our regular now!

(Reviewer, Trip Advisor. October 2019)

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01947 604738


Royal Fisheries
48 Baxtergate
North Yorkshire
YO21 1BL

01947  604 738


For larger parties (20 or more), school visits and coach companies, please call 07717 376218 Regrettably, we cannot take smaller table reservations.