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Vista Mar

) #25 of 37 Restaurants in Saltburn-by-the-Sea $$ - $$$ , British,
Saltburn Bank, Saltburn-by-the-Sea TS12 1HH, England
+44 1287 623771
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good21%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible24%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (41 reviews)
“chowder” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Contemporary
$$ - $$$
Saltburn Bank, Saltburn-by-the-Sea TS12 1HH, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Popped in with friends for lunch and spotted a £10 dip and 2 tapas deal. We'd not eaten here before so my husband and I ordered one if these each plus one portion of chips to share. What a HUGE mistake!! Done expect the usual...More

Thank Carol&Gerard
Reviewed 5 days ago

Could be really good. Interior is very dark despite its position. Menu is strange -tapas plus a few more mainstream things. Is therefore neither a tapas bar or a restaurant! Food we had was ok, nothing special but reasonablle value. I'm not sure if I...More

Thank 7kath
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been here many times as live locally. Sadly the last twice it has not been busy, yet you are waiting ages @ the bar in a queue the no staff behind the bar, two staff serving food coffee & meals, is serving anyone...More

Thank CaribbeanGirlRedcar
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was naive of me to order off a tapas menu in a pub. The "chorizo with shallots and honey" arrived cremated and soaked in balsamic vinegar. The garlic king prawns were rubbery and served with "deep fried kale" the rest was standard fare straight...More

Thank Sarcasticfringehead7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly service, however disappointed with the menu AS online it had a variety of choice YET upon entering the restaurant it was Tapas and there wasn't a great choice as I have eaten much better in whitby. Won't be going again for Tapas but would...More

Thank Nicola H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked a table for 4pm over the phone for a meal as the website says they stop serving food at 5. Got there and was taken to our table and given food menus. He told us to order at the bar politely which was totally...More

Thank MirandaFisher87
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is incredible! I felt like I was on holiday and looking over the Med. Beautifully and tastefully decorated with a fabulous large outdoor area, creating a lovely holiday atmosphere. Excellent menu, service and food. I can not fault the place. Location is excellent...More

Thank Jemma W
Chris A, Owner at Vista Mar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Jemma for your lovely review. as you will see on Tripadvisor, we get mixed reviews lol. Some love it, some resent our rule that we do not relish having kids running around the place. we are as I often state - an adult...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came into lunch after a stroll on the beach - staff very welcoming and accomdating as had the little dog with us. The food was superb and came in very generous portions too.More

2  Thank Craig C
Chris A, Owner at Vista Mar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks Craig for taking the time to give us a review. We love to have well behaved dogs ( and dont mind well behaved kids too much ). We aim to provide an adult themed venue. Our past reviews do indicate that we do not...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a nice place to visit for drinks or food . Visited Vista Mar on a scorching Sunday and stopped there for drinks. Views were amazing , employees so friendly and great choice of food with more than reasonable prices. You must visit ! Animals...More

1  Thank chris m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited for 1st time today, food & staff fine but, being second class citizens, had to sit in splendid isolation like lepers in a very out dated & scruffy area up by the back door. We were really looking forward to a sea view, watching...More

Thank Liz M
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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
4 January 2017|
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Response from Poppy2911 | Reviewed this property |
Not as far as I'm aware, always friendly...Manageress is very welcoming and I'm shocked at your comment! Sometimes people should think about the way they act instead of blaming other people!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 48
Bar, British, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Groups
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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