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Wetherby Whaler

Denby Dale Road Calder Island Way, Wakefield WF2 7AW, England
+44 1924 298800
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (220 reviews)
“rice pudding” (11 reviews)
“quality fish” (9 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Denby Dale Road Calder Island Way, Wakefield WF2 7AW, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Stopped off en route back to our hotel and 6 of us went in for an evening fish and chip supper. The restaurant was very busy and we were accommodated in a separate dining room. As we were the only occupants of this quite large...More

Thank johnpatricia4
Reviewed 5 days ago

Filthy place - dirty cups and grease on the cutlery. Extremely rude and blunt waitress (we sat on the right hand side behind the till) who started walking away as my wife was still ordering! The bread is cut into triangles so asked for it...More

Thank Lee E
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went with granny and children. Had a seniors menu and a children's menu to accommodate everyone. Lovely restaurant, very clean with helpful staff.

Thank 23rachael
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for a meal as read lots of good feedback. We decided to have a 2 course meal didn't think it would be that big wish I had only got the main meal as I couldn't eat it all to full. I had the chicken...More

Thank xbabykins
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love the Whaler. Quality is excellent. We frequently drive from Sheffield for fish and chips. Good value for money too

Thank Mattjeffery11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Come here regularly with my family as it's my grandparents favourite chippy and they love the senior menu. Never been dissapointed, great fish and chips, cracking service and the puddings are lovely too if you have room for one!

Thank beaglewonderland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fish and chip take away and restaurant, well worth a visit atmosphere is very good, the food excellent, im a bit biased because fish and chips is my favourite meal so if it's yours too visit soon.

Thank Adrian M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very clean restaurant with good friendly staff nothing too much trouble for them.the fish is lovely and white and flakey in a crisp golden batter with dry chips at a very reasonable price.

Thank chrisparkes6
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wetherby Whaler cannot be beaten. They are by far the best Fish and Chips for miles. Beautiful white fish, lovely chips and excellent service. Although it was bank holiday Monday and very busy we only had to wait around 10 minutes to be seated. Can't...More

Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Group of 7 including 8 and 2 year old. New heard of these before but wanted something on the way home and googled places near to where we were. Fish and chips ordered, come with drink and bread and butter, 1 salmon and chicken. Portion...More

Thank Samantha B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$18
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Denby Dale Road Calder Island Way, Wakefield WF2 7AW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Wakefield
  • Phone Number: +44 1924 298800
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