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Vista Mar

Saltburn Bank, Saltburn-by-the-Sea TS12 1HH, England
+44 1287 623771
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good20%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible24%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (48 reviews)
“chowder” (13 reviews)
“skewers” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Saltburn Bank, Saltburn-by-the-Sea TS12 1HH, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Friendly staff, lovely tapas and stunning view thank you dog friendly and very welcomming place had a lovely time

Thank nancyrow
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited May 6 busiest I have seen Saltburn or the Vista Mar in 56 years. Staff were brilliant,they were all flat out pampering to every customer need in v hot weather. The chef deserves a medal I would love to know how many meals he...More

2  Thank Graham B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Myself, fiance and children visited here with two friends. Both ourselves and our friends ordered the fish meze (£64) when we cut into the fish goujon the fish was raw! On both meze! The manager I only assume came over to place more of the...More

1  Thank Rachel P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were a party of 5 and ordered 12 dishes to share. There was loads of choice and I can recommend the prawns and meatballs especially. Everyone had plenty to eat and there was some left over. The restaurant has recently been refurbished and we...More

1  Thank kerry r
Reviewed 5 April 2018

Me and my partner have been saying for weeks and months to have a tapas at Vista Mar, finally got round to it. £17.50pp well worth it my partner kept saying “what more food”. Because the way they cooked and presented the food was great...More

4  Thank hodgson24
Reviewed 5 April 2018

I came to this restaurant on Easter Sunday for a quiet drink with my dog, I was sat outside on the terrace area overlooking the sea, enjoying my peaceful weekend after a long stressful week at work. When an angry looking man came outside shouting...More

8  Thank q5092999
Chris A, Owner at Vista Mar, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2018

Yes I was angry !!! As a dog lover I was angry that the young people that you talk about, had picked his dog up and DROPPED it over the outside bar, with the intention of leaving it there whilst they went inside. You say...More

Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

I went to visit this place, with my two young children, aged 1 and 6. I had a dog with my which was placed in the outside decking where there was an open box ( large enough for a dog to stay outside) this was...More

1  Thank nathanharding02
Chris A, Owner at Vista Mar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

The OPEN BOX as you say, is a bar and obviously not a kennel. How clear can this be !!! I'm sure any health inspector would agree that this is not a place to keep dogs. Your dog was not PLACED - but picked up...More

Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

How cheeky!! nearly £30 for 2 fish and chips (drinks on top) and when I asked for tarta sauce the waiter came back and said no that’s made in the kitchen so we have to pay extra for that. It’s only mayonnaise with gerkin ffs....More

Thank mel1622
Chris A, Owner at Vista Mar, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2018

I presume you saw the menu ( with the prices ) ? Surely you should decide then if you wanted to pay it or not !!! and as to DRINKS ON TOP ? did you think drinks would be free or maybe all inclusive for...More

Reviewed 2 April 2018

Booked a table for three near window overlooking sea, got it, yeah.... staff were excellent, meals were massive, tasty and great value, been twice now and consistently excellent. Thank you you guys.

1  Thank kvmlnr
Reviewed 1 April 2018

We arrived here and booked a table for 12 on Easter Sunday, strange as everywhere else in saltburn was fully booked. We arrived with our dogs. (others had their dogs outside) When the owner of the pub came out swearing and being very aggressive when...More

1  Thank Pellzk02
Chris A, Owner at Vista Mar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Its funny that you have missed the other bits out !!!! The bit when you picked your dog up and DROPPED it over the outside bar, where you had planned to keep it whilst you went inside - leaving it in a confined area away...More

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19 November 2017|
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Response from dawn k | Reviewed this property |
There is disabled access via the fire door near the staff car park and a disabled toilet. The public car park is at the bottom of the hill but it isn’t far up the hill 30m maybe
4 June 2017|
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Response from jack w | Reviewed this property |
Don't Know who owns the restaurant nor the name of the manager
5 February 2017|
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Response from belldw | Reviewed this property |
The bar is dog friendly, they are allowed in the front section just as you walk in the front doors, normally there is water bowls around on the floor, if not just ask at the bar the staff are really friendly. The "ship Inn... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$48
Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Saltburn Bank, Saltburn-by-the-Sea TS12 1HH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Saltburn-by-the-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1287 623771
Enjoy an imaginative and exceptional value dining experience with gorgeous views of the Saltburn, the North Sea and the Cleveland Way.
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