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Surfside Fish Bar & Restaurant

3 Seaton Reach Coronation Drive | Seaton Reach, Hartlepool TS25 1XN, England
+44 1429 861150
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“mushy peas” (30 reviews)
“cakes” (29 reviews)
“bread” (23 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Seafood, British, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3 Seaton Reach Coronation Drive | Seaton Reach, Hartlepool TS25 1XN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

we went there today for a mothers day afternoon tea and were offered a choice of 2 afternoon teas we chose the fish and cake one what a beautiful meal we had very well done to your staff for this excelland food all very well...More

Thank scotbrian
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here on Friday 2nd March 2018 at 6pm for a pre-booked surprise Pearl wedding with a party of 15 ranging from 8-71 years old. We were the only ones in but it was a horrible evening outside so no real surprise. Service and food...More

Thank Julie R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had visited this place for the take away and restaurant previously when visiting family and have always enjoyed the food. So I don't know if the place has changed hands but what a disappointment this time and sadly last time as we will be...More

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Visited with a group of family members who were visiting Hartlepool as they love their fish and chips! We rang in advance and checked they had a vegetarian option so I could tag along (they did, and not just 1 thing, unlike fish face which...More

Thank Laura E
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

We have visited the Surfside often and have always been pleased with the service and food. We visited this time and it was horrible. The service was very slow and poor standards it was a busy lunchtime but there was no sense of organisation. When...More

Thank Amy_91Y
Reviewed 6 January 2018

On saturday 6/1/2018 we visited to order a fish/chip take-away. We ordered 1 small cod and 1 normal cod together with small portions of chips. We decided to eat them while sat in our car (in the car park). Upon opening our trays, we found...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We always call here on New Years Day. This year was a little disappointing compared to previous times. The fish was very greasy, and also they really should think about stocking some pies!

1  Thank olibot
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Went with the family 6 adults and 6 kids everyone enjoyed their meal not greasy and batter was lovely 😊

Thank paul l
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Thinking of this place just as a ‘fish bar’ doesn’t do it justice. The menu is ‘fishy’ but it does pie specials and a fab kids menu too. My son was delighted by his tugboat - really a tugboat with his meal and mini desserts...More

1  Thank emloue
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We had the seaside afternoon tea and some tug boat meals for the children. Both were excellent taste and value. We would definitely recommend this restaurant! Our server couldn't have been more helpful or friendly!

Thank Tinaco22
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Angela W
30 March 2015|
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It's popular with wheelchair users and also has a disabled loo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, View, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Seaton Reach Coronation Drive | Seaton Reach, Hartlepool TS25 1XN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Hartlepool
  • Phone Number: +44 1429 861150
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