Bridlington is a picturesque coastal town in East Yorkshire, England. It is renowned for its stunning sandy beaches and historic harbour. Bridlington offers a mix of seaside relaxation, outdoor activities, cultural attractions, and a lively local dining scene.
If you are visiting the town of Bridlington and are looking for restaurants, this guide is for you!
These restaurants are ranked in no particular order, and it is not an exhaustive list.
Supattra Thai Restaurant
Supattra Thai serves award-winning, authentic Thai cuisine in an intimate dining environment. The menu offers over 65 selections in a wide variety of meat, fish and vegetarian dishes. The head chef, Koo suggests ordering several main dishes, rice and noodle side dishes for the centre of the table for all to share and enjoy.
Crab thai yellow curry
Aloha Bridlington is a locally owned, family-run restaurant that provides a fine Steakhouse and grill experience. All dishes are made using fresh, locally sourced ingredients. Indulge in your food, while taking in breathtaking panoramic views of Bridlington harbour.
28 day matured sirloin steak
Recovering from a devastating fire in January 2022, the community came together in a remarkable display of support, enabling Little Sicily to re-open for business in April 2022. The extensive menu includes pizza, pasta, risotto, burgers and main course specials. Enhance your dining experience by complementing your meal with selections from their Italian wine list. Finish your dining experience, by indulging in their deserts which include cheesecakes, ice cream and tiramisu.
Pizza san daniele
The Freeman Cookhouse + Pub
Enjoy breakfast, dinner and lunch in the calm atmosphere of The Freeman. Whether you’re wanting a light bite, a hearty mixed grill, or some drinks with friends, this is the perfect place for all dining desires.
Creamy chicken & pulled ham pie
Naked Fish serves a wide range of fresh, seasonal fish and seafood, in addition to the traditional fish and chips. Their unique recipe involves frying the fish in traditional beef dripping and Naked Fish’s secret recipe, resulting in the perfect, crisp batter. Their menu offers a variety of seafood including; white fish, shellfish, scampi, prawn and steak.
The Naked Fish combo
The Burlingtons Restaurant & Cocktail Bar
Burlingtons Restaurant uses locally sourced food, freshly prepared daily. Known for its delectable cuisine and inviting ambiance, it is a popular choice for both locals and visitors.
Slow cooked belly pork
Queens Bar & Coffee House
Located in Bridlington’s Old Town, The Queens Bar & Coffee House is a warm and friendly destination. They offer an extensive array of quality drinks, plant-based cuisine, as well as a tempting selection of coffee and delectable pastries. Live music performances are a frequent and enjoyable feature at this establishment.
Cinnamon and pecan swirl
Salt on the Harbour
Nestled just a stone’s throw away from Yorkshire’s coastlines, Salt on the Harbour offers a delightful dining experience. Salt on the Harbour Upstairs, presents the finest a la carte seafood dishes, featuring Bridlington caught lobster, crab and fish, alongside a wide range of locally sourced meat and vegetarian dishes. The Café Bar & Conservatory provides picturesque views of Bridlington Harbour, where traditional fish and chips are served seven days a week.
Haddock & chips
Manchot Tapas Bar
Manchot’s aim is to create an evening filled with ‘great food, fine wines, hand pulled ales, premium cocktails and so much more’. Try new foods, experiencing a wide range of flavours, complemented by their extensive list of wines, cocktails and spirits.
The Martonian Inn
This traditional pub offers a welcoming and relaxed ambiance, serving delicious, heart food. Indulge in their popular carvery, available every Wednesday and Sunday starting at noon. Additionally, enjoy the fantastic live music and entertainment on offer at The Martonian Inn.
Hunters chicken burger
The Lamp Restaurant
The Lamp Restaurant is a grade II listed building, situated in the heart of Bridlington’s Old Town.
Enjoy classic British cuisine, from steak and ale pie, scottish wholetail scampi, to their renowned Sunday lunches. Don’t forget to take advantage of their ‘Tenner Tuesday’ special, available every Tuesday from 17:30 to 19:30.
Wild mushroom risotto
Owner and head chef Leo, has been running Leo’s for over two decades. Originally from a small village in Turkey, his passion for his local Turkish cuisine and other Mediterranean flavours, including Italian and Greek influences, is evident in the restaurant’s diverse menu. Leo’z offers a wide range of dishes, from classic pasta dishes to authentic Turkish kebabs.
Bridlington boasts beautiful, sandy beaches, which have earned prestigious awards. The town’s rich history and charming Old Town area offer a glimpse into its heritage, while the variety of water sports and family-friendly attractions make it an ideal spot for adventure and relaxation.
Bridlington holds markets in King Street on Wednesdays and Saturdays. During the summer, market days are also held on Sundays and Bank Holiday Mondays.
Bridlington has a variety of shops which include larger chain stores and smaller independent boutiques which sell clothing, gifts, souvenirs, home goods, and more. The town also has supermarkets, convenience stores, and specialty shops. Promenades Shopping Centre is a popular place to shop in Bridlington.