A Warm Welcome Awaits You At Whiteheads 7 Days A Week on the lovely Yorkshire Coast at Hornsea

From Monday 22 July to Monday 2 September East Riding Schools are on holiday and Summertime opening hours apply when Whiteheads multi Award-winning fish and chips (Gluten Free included) are freshly-cooked and served
Mon-Thurs 11.30-7pm
Fri, Sat 11.30-8pm
Sun & Bank Hols 11.30-7pm

Last restaurant orders are always one hour earlier. For a table (Bank holidays excepted) please phone 01964 536954 or email via the website contact page.

And if you'd prefer your Whiteheads fish and chips to be delivered to your doorstep, our electric vehicles deliver to Hornsea, Atwick, Bewholme, Sigglesthorne, Seaton, Great Hatfield, Rolston, Mappleton and surrounding villages... 'phone 01964 536954 to order as soon after 9am on the day you require delivery.

The Whiteheads Crew is proud to be named as the Top UK Takeaway 2023 and Environment & Sustainability Award Winner 2024 in the National Fish and Chip Shop of the Year Awards ceremony and Josh and James even spread the word in Japan....

Read more here. @WhiteheadsFishandChips

Whitehead's Fish & Chips is run by the Whitehead family and the friendly Whitehead's Team, who aim to serve the best freshly-cooked fish & chips available in Britain.

Whitehead's - East Yorkshire's first MSC certified Fish & Chip shop - is a stone's throw from the Yorkshire Coast at Trinity Road, Hornsea, near Hull, East Yorkshire. Whitehead's traditional Fish & Chip takeaway and comfortable wheelchair-friendly restaurant offers the choice of eating in seven days a week or taking away to enjoy at home or - like many of our customers - at the nearby beach. We're Hornsea's only Fish & Chip shop serving a wide range of gluten-free choices* to cater for people with allergies and food intolerances seven days a week. Book in advance to be sure of a table in Whitehead's restaurant, especially during fine weather (excludes bank holidays).
*Gluten-free meals are cooked separately to order - please advise your server if you have a special dietary need.


Most items on Whiteheads menus can be served Gluten Free - Look out for the Gluten Free Symbol

We Care About Your Food

We take great care in the sourcing and cooking of your food and can provide for special dietary needs - Look out for the Gluten-Free and Vegetarian Symbols on our Menu. All Gluten-Free meals are cooked separately to order so if you have a special dietary need please advise your server. We strive to provide our customers with as much information as possible about the food we cook, how we cook it, nutritional information and if it contains any allergens - for more information please click on the links below.

Find out more Allergy Advice

Enjoy Taking Away

Geoff Whitehead is passionate about Fish & Chips and as well as being a Director of Whitehead's is a tutor at the National Federation of Fish Friers. "All our Fish & Chips are served fresh, for a taste the whole family want to come back for again and again," says Geoff. "We take great care in sourcing and cooking the finest ingredients; serving our new and familiar customers with a smile all year round."

We are East Yorkshire's first MSC certified fish and chip shop (MSC-C-53712-33) and offer top quality cod and haddock from our supplier, XpressFish, direct from Icelandic Thorfish vessels from waters certified as sustainable by the Marine Stewardship Council.

The restaurant and takeaway cooking range is of the latest specification, having been installed during our takeaway refurbs. All our gluten-free foods are cooked separately: So whether you want gluten-free or not, taste the Whitehead's difference yourself as you enjoy your delicious fresh cooked Whitehead's Fish & Chips seven days a week!

From the friendly greeting as you arrive to the satisfied feeling as you leave, the Whitehead's team want you to enjoy the very best fish & chip dining experience."

Enjoy Fish and Chips from Whitehead's Takeaway Hornsea

Takeaway Hours

Sun & Bank Hols 11.30-7pm
Mon-Thurs 11.30-7pm
Fri & Sat 11.30-8pm

Restaurant Hours

Sun & Bank Hols 11.30-6pm
Mon-Thurs 11.30-6pm
Fri & Sat 11.30-7pm

Hot News


Being named "UK Top Takeaway" in the UK Fish and Chip Shop of the Year Awards is a dream come true for Whiteheads Crew. Our customers and friends have given us such constant support and encouragement throughout the 26 years since we opened. We've also been nominated as the top UK seaside Fish and Chip Shop by The Sunday Times.

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How to Find Us

Whitehead's Fish & Chips
6 The Greenway, Hornsea,
East Yorkshire, HU18 1SL

Whitehead's Fish and Chips has qualified for the Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame 2019!

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