Although Whitby is a small town, it has plenty of excellent restaurants
where you can sample fresh, locally caught seafood and produce.
Or if you’d rather take advantage of our well equipped kitchen and eat
in, there are also some great food shops. Here are some of the best.
In Whitby
The Magpie Cafe
This sea front cafe was crowned as
'purveyors of the best fish and chips in the
UK' by Rick Stein. But they also serve up
an extensive seafood menu with delicious
hearty puddings.
14 Pier Road, Whitby YO21 3PU
Tel 01947 602058

Ditto Restaurant
This cosy little restaurant offers a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, but the food is seriously tasty. With only 20 seats available, you'll need to book a table in advance.
26 Skinner Street, Whitby YO21 3AJ
Tel 01947 601404

White Horse & Griffinn
Although it looks tiny and rather formal from the entrance on Church Street, you'll find a lovely warm room at the back of this pub serving great bistro style food.
87 Church Street, Whitby Y022 4BH
Tel 01947 604857

The Moon & Sixpence
This new venue has a lively cocktail bar
with great views over the harbour. Its
dining room offers a tempting menu with
an emphasis on seafood.
Marine Parade, Whitby YO21 3PR
Tel 01947 604416

Sanders yard
A charming restaurant, open during the day
for great tea and cake or wholesome lunches.
If weather permits, you can sit outside in their
pretty courtyard.
Sanders Yard, Church Street, YO22 4BH
Tel 01947 825010

Elizabeth Botham & Son
This family run cake shop on Skinner Street
was established in 1865 and is nationally
acclaimed for it's traditional Yorkshire
cakes and loaves. The Tea Room is a
rare treat.
35/39 Skinner Street, Whitby YO21 3AH
Tel 01947 602823

Rusty Shears
Great for tasty lunches or cakes, accompanied by an extensive selection of teas or gin!
3 Silver Street, Whitby Y021 3BU
Tel 01947 605383

Eating in
The Whitby Catch
Set up to sell fish specifically caught by
Whitby’s small fleet of 7 boats, this is a
great place for fresh seafood.
1 Pier Road, Whitby YO21 3PT
Tel 01947 601313

Fortunes Fish Smokery
A traditional smoking house which produces
splendid kippers and other smoked fish.
Henrietta Street, Whitby YO22 4DW
Tel 01947 601659

Elizabeth Botham & Son
Established in 1865, this family run bakery
is nationally acclaimed for it’s traditional
Yorkshire cakes and confectionery.
35/39 Skinner Street, Whitby YO21 3AH
Tel 01947 602823

Shepherds Purse
Sells vegan and vegetarian groceries,
along with fairtrade tea and coffee.
95 Church Street, Whitby YO22 4BH
Tel 01947 820228

AP Jackson Butchers
A small butchers only a short scenic walk
away from the cottage. They only sell locally
reared meat and post the name of the farm
supplying ‘this weeks beef’ on the wall.
10 High Street, Ruswarp
Tel 01947 820 085

Mister Chips
If you’d rather get a take away, this traditional
chippy is a short walk from the cottage. It was
recently voted the ‘Best Fish and Chip Shop
in Whitby’ by Whitby Gazette’s readers.
68 & 69 Church Street, Whitby YO22 4AS
Tel 01947 604683