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Filey

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Filey is a seaside town in North Yorkshire.

Get in[edit]

By Road[edit]

  • From York take the A64.
  • From the South/Midlands. Use the M62. Leave at Howden, take the A614 to Bridlington, then the A165.
  • Since the town is on a cliff. Parking by the sea is limited. There is more roadside parking in Church Ravine at the north end of the beach. If full, try the country park which has a path down to the beach.

By Rail[edit]

Trains run from Hull and Scarborough

Get around[edit]

See[edit][add listing]

  • Cobble Landing Since Filey has no harbour, fishing boats are towed by tractor from the sea to the landing.

Do[edit][add listing]

  • Filey Brigg is the main landmark. Walk along the beach to the end, but remember to return 2 hours before high tide or you will get cut off. Alternatively, walk along the top of the Brigg. There is a section of the car park in the Country Park next to where the clif path starts.
  • Visit the Filey Museum [1]
  • Check out the maze in Crescent Gardens [2]

Buy[edit][add listing]

  • Sterchi's, Handmade chocolates. Their shop is in Murray Street, since the 1920s.

Eat[edit][add listing]

  • Inghams, High quality fish and chip shop, you will struggle to find anything better (expect long queues).
  • Grape Cafe, A nice cafe with a vinery inside.
  • New Kam San, Decent Chinese (Cantonese) take-away.

Drink[edit][add listing]

  • Crescent Vaults
  • Three Tuns
  • Imperial
  • Foords Hotel
  • Star Inn
  • Crown
  • Station
  • Grapes
  • Coble Landing Bar

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Contact[edit]

Get out[edit]

  • Scarborough (to the North), and Bridlington (to the South) are other towns worth visiting on this popular stretch of coast.
  • Hunmanby A small village 2 miles inland.



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