Eating Out in Staithes

Pubs & Takeaways in Staithes

Enjoy eating out in one of the three pubs in the village, or stop by for a drink & enjoy the views

The Cod & Lobster, High Street, Staithes

A welcoming pub, right on the harbour serving good pub food. 

⏲ Opening hours

  • Open everyday from 9.30am for tea & coffee
  • Lunch menu available 12pm – 3pm
  • Evening Menu available 5pm – 8.30pm

☎️ Booking recommended in the evening: 01947 840330

📱 See pub website for more information


the cod & lobster staithes
The Cod & Lobster, Staithes

The Royal George, High Street, Staithes 

Located in the heart of the village, serving tasty food. 

⏲ Opening hours

  • Monday – Thursday 11:30am – 11:30pm
  • Friday & Saturday 11:30am – 12:30am
  • Sunday 11:30am – 11:30pm (Last food orders 8.30pm)

☎️ For bookings call: 01947 841432

📱 See pub website for more information


the royal george staithes
The Royal George, Staithes

Captain Cook Inn, Staithes Lane

Situated at the top of the village, you can enjoy guest ales and a varied menu. 

⏲ Opening hours

  • 7 days a week: 11am – 11pm

☎️ For bookings call: 01947 840200

📱See pub website for more information



Captain Cook Inn, Staithes

Excelsiors Fisheries, 4 Staithes Lane, Staithes

Eat in or takeaway back to the house – delicious fish & chips cooked to order. You might have to wait!

⏲ Opening hours

  • Tuesday: 4 – 7pm
  • Wednesday: 4 – 7pm
  • Friday: 11:30am – 1:30pm, 4 – 8pm
  • Saturday: 11:30am  1:30pm, 4–8pm
  • Closed on Mondays, Thursdays & Sundays

☎️ 01947 841518

Fish and Chips Supper

Cafes in Staithes

After you've explored Staithes, why not relax with a coffee & cake in one of the cafes that are open daily in the village

Dotty’s Vintage Tea Room, High Steet, Staithes

Step back in time at this delightful tea room & enjoy delicious cakes or afternoon tea. Dogs are very welcome too. 

The Tea Shop, Staithes Lane, Staithes

It’s worth the walk at top of a steep hill. Serves light meals, snacks, homemade cake and hot & cold drinks. 

The Sea Drift Cafe, Seaton Garth, Staithes

The small cafe is right by the seaside and offers hot & cold drinks, snacks and cake. Takeaway food & drink also available.

Ice Cream Van

There is often an ice cream van in the harbour/beach side

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Dotty's Vintage Team Room, Staithes

Eating Out - further afield

If you are venturing beyond Staithes, here is our list of restaurants, pubs & tearooms within an easy driving distance

The Magpie Cafe, Whitby

Renowned fish and chip shop – well worth a visit 

Trenchers Restaurant, Whitby

Another brillant fish & chip shop!

Estbek House, Sandsend

Two AA rosettes, with a menu that changes daily

Sandsend Cafe, Sandsend

Fully licensed cafe, with an amazing view

Spices, Saltburn

Offering traditional Indian & Bangladeshi food

Shanti Bistro, Saltburn

Vegetarian cafe & bistro 

The Kings Grill, Saltburn 

A mix of modern British and classical food

The Ellerby Country Inn, Ellerby 

A welcoming, traditional country pub 

The Royal Hotel, Runswick Bay

Situated in the centre of the village, serving good pub grub 

Runswick Bay Tea Gardens, Saltburn 

A tea room set in a secluded garden 

The Magpie Cafe, Whitby

How about a personal chef service?

Lisa Chapman runs ‘To Dine For’ and offers the following services: 

  • Private dining – she takes care of the menu, shopping, preparation, cooking, service, washing up, while you entertain your guests and enjoy the evening
  • Home cooked food delivered – restaurant quality meal in your holiday home, offering great value and convenience

Contact: Lisa Chapman
☎️ 01947 841321/07855 017412

📱See To Dine For website for more information

Eating in rather than eating out?

If you want to make use of the well equipped kitchen at Ravenscraig House, don't forget to check out our page all about shopping in Staithes so you can buy everything you need to make & enjoy a delicious meal.