Eating Out Scarborough & Whitby

Eating out in Scarborough with Kids

Featured Listing


In line with Government guidance on COVID-19, some businesses remain closed whilst others have the go ahead to open. Social distancing restrictions remain in place. For any of the listings on here please check with the venue if it is open or closed before attending.

I am endeavouring to keep the listings as up to date as possible but please check with venues first, thanks for your understanding at this crazy time, Team Mumbler.

Featured Listing

The Plough Inn, Lebberston

The Plough is a family pub with a dedicated kids’ menu for the little ones and plenty for them to do while they’re here.

The Fun Farm indoor soft play area remains CLOSED

Bar 11.30am – 9pm
Reduced menu served daily 12noon – 8pm
No Sunday carvery.

Boak End, Lebberston, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 3NX

Tel: 01723 582224


Mumbler recommended LB ’18, BR ’19

Caffetteria Bella Italia

“Very child friendly with bambino menu” – Mumbler recommended Nov ’18

29 St Nicholas Street, Scarborough. YO11 2HF
01723 350291

Dean’s Garden Centre

Gardener’s Choice is open Monday to Saturday from 9.30am to 4.30pm and Sunday’s 10.00am to 4.30pm, with lunches being served from 11.30am to 2.30pm daily. Afternoon Tea is served daily from 2.30pm-4.00pm.

Great place to stop with the kids for a coffee and a look round.
Easy parking.

Mere Valley, Seamer Road, Scarborough, YO12 4DT
Tel: 01723 361814

Eat Me Cafe & Social

2 Hanover Road, Scarborough, YO11 1LS

07445 475328

Mumbler recommended ZG, EP ’18

Hiley’s Traditional Fish And Chips

Fish and chip restaurant and take away
Offers a gluten free option
45 Aberdeen Walk, Scarborough YO11 1BD
Tel: 07970 991847

Lifeboat Fishbar

Fish & Chips Restaurant

76 Eastborough, Scarborough. YO11 1NJ

Old Scalby Mills

The Old Scalby Mills is a delightful seaside pub situated in an enviable position at the end of the promenade in Scarborough and next to the Sea Life Centre on the Cleveland Way – bus service 3 or 3a.
You can enjoy good, homemade food sourced from local produce, superb real ales, amazing hospitality and the best views in Scarborough!
We offer a warm welcome to locals, visitors, children and pets – pop in for a refreshing drink, lunch or dinner and see what you have been missing!

Scalby Mills Rd, Scarborough, YO12 6RP
01723 500449

Pizza Express – Scarborough

Mumbler recommended LG Nov ’18 “Very child friendly”

11-12 Sandside, Scarborough. YO11 1PE.
01723 375888

Pizza Hut, Scarborough

4-6 Huntriss Row, Scarborough YO11 2EF

01723 360706

Mumbler recommended NW ’18 “you get an activity pack to keep the kids entertained at the table.”

Redcliffe Farm

A superb local farm shop filled with amazing local produce. A Cafe, courtyard of animals and play farm all wait to be discovered.

Redcliffe Farm, Redcliffe Lane, Lebberston, Scarborough, YO11 3NT.
01723 583194


Relish is a new and exciting café in Scarborough town centre offering delicious, hearty, homemade menu favourites, breakfasts, lunches and hot beverages.
Coffee shop & bistro serving teas, coffee, cold drinks, cakes and a delicious array of tasty menu options from juicy homemade burgers to sandwiches, bagels, wraps and kids’ meals as well as our homemade soup of the day and daily specials. Gluten-free and vegetarian options available. Bookings and walk-ins welcome.

Waterhouse Ln, Scarborough YO11 1DW
01723 352410

Opening Hours
Monday-Thursday 9:30am-5:00pm
Friday 9:30am-8:30pm [Burger Night]
Saturday 9:30am-7:30pm

Scalby Manor

Stonehouse pizza and carvery

Burniston Road, Scarborough, YO13 0DA
01723 503452

Scarborough Flyer

4-13 St Nicholas Street, Scarborough YO11 2HF

01723 366433

Mumbler recommended “Family friendly” HN ’18

The Byways, Seamer

Station Road, Scarborough YO12 4LT

01723 863254

Mumbler recommended NW ’18 “Great outside park”

The Cat’s Pyjamas, Cafe Bar & Eatery, Scarborough

The Cat’s Pyjamas is a 1920s inspired Café Bar & Restaurant with a modern twist. Think jazz & swing, great food, drinks, coffee and cake!

2 St Nicholas Cliff, Scarborough, YO11 2ER

01723 375603

The Mayfield, Seamer

The Mayfield, the focal point of Seamer village just outside Scarborough, is a traditional English family-friendly pub. Fantastic indoor children’s play area. We offer a tasty children’s menu and have a great family room for you to dine with the kids, with high chairs and baby change facilities.
Kids eat free on a Monday night. 1 child eats free from the child’s menu for every adult meal purchased from the main menu. 5pm – 7pm. (not applicable on bank holidays – see website for further details)
Mayfield Hotel, Seamer, Scarborough YO12 4RF
Tel: 01723 863160

The Rosette, Newby

2 Hackness Road, Scarborough YO12 5RY

01723 507214

Mumbler recommended “Great outside play area” NW ’19

The Ship, Falsgrave

Pub with a lovely play area in the beer garden.

“Reasonably priced with generous portions and the meat is very nice.”
Mumbler recommended SH’19

71 Falsgrave Road, Scarborough YO12 5EA
Phone: 01723 376092

The Summit

Lovely child friendly café with fantastic crèche facilities,

Lovely large space for hire for parties and they put all sorts of activities on from youth clubs and baby play to games for the elderly. Fantastic for lunch and play dates with young children with free play area. Allergy friendly menu too.

The Summit, St Nicholas St
Scarborough, North Yorkshire YO11 2HF

01723 374516

Mumbler recommended LB ’18

The Watermark Cafe

The Watermark Cafe

Royal Albert Drive, Scarborough YO12 7TY

Mumbler recommended by DH, LB /18
“Really accommodating staff and best location going”


Original Italian Restaurant

Open 7 days a week including Early Bird Deals

36 – 38 Newborough, Scarborough
01723 367842

Waves Cafe & Ice Cream Parlour

Set in the idyllic North Bay of Scarborough with unique views and an amazing holiday atmosphere, Waves Cafe is the place to be. With the pride in which our trained baristas personally create your coffee, to the smile with which it is served, it is the perfect place to meet with your friends & loved ones, so come and share the warm and friendly atmosphere we have to offer.

Opening Hours
9am till Late
(March – September)
10am till 4pm
(October – February)

Lovely food, fab hot chocolates and great ice cream
Mumbler recommended SJB ’18

Peasholm Gap, Scarborough, YO12 7TN
Telephone 07843 940504 or 01723 377565

Winking Willy’s

Fish and Chips
Caters for milk and gluten allergies
9-10 Sandside
North Yorkshire
YO11 1PE
Tel: 01723 378240