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Wackers

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Vernon Road, Scarborough YO11 2NU, England
+44 1723 353758
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Malton, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great restaurant superb service and best fish & chips & peas i have had anywhere in many years will be going again

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Thank grubhunter2015
Great Grimsby, null, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Fish & Chips are usually really good. I've rated Wackers as average because. The Mushy Peas are not the best & The Staff are always miserable looking, I can't recall ever seeing a smile there. They don't do Senior Citizen Rates. I once ordered a Childs Meal for my mother who is in her 90s as it would be... More 

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Thank David_WF4841UR
Durham, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Some of the best fish and chips we have ever had, batter light and crispy and cod very white and fresh. Lovely chips, just as they should be. This is a very large, clean and modern restaurant. The service was very good from friendly staff. Can't fault Wackers, and would definitely return if we visit Scarborough again.

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Thank Lovejollyhols X
Scarborough, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited here a few days ago, ordered small haddock, chips and mushy peas. The haddock was perfectly fried, batter was scrumptious, peas were radioactive, as mushy peas should be. Customer service was 100%, and place was spotless. I love the layout and decor, I will definitely recommend this restaurant.

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Thank smoggyBournemouth
Hong Kong, China
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46 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

A large restaurant with heaps of seating, it must get busy at times as there is even a waiting area with seats. You order your food at the main counter and they deliver the food direct to your table. The portion sizes are large and a medium sized fish will be big enough for most people. Dont forget the mushy... More 

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Thank Martyn K
London, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Visited with family members had medium cod and chips. Asked for scaps ( fried batter pieces from fish) Portion was 'large' for a medium order and well cooked. Crispy Batter dry and not oily. Good fresh white flesh - you don't get better tasting fish as local caught. Complimented with mushy peas, tea and bread and butter. Service was about... More 

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1 Thank skarthi
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

We visited Scarborough to celebrate the new year and called into wackers on our first day. We both had small fish and chips, peas, bread and butter and tea. The meal was lovely. We called again on our last day, and once again we had the same meal and once again it was lovely. The only downside was that the... More 

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1 Thank Alan A
Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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124 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Been here a few times whilst shopping in Scarborough, always had good service, and good fish and chips well cooked and value for money.

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1 Thank Janwoo60
Gold Coast, Australia
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18 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Ordered haddock and chips as a special treat, had not had any for a long time. Found a long black hair in the batter on my fish. Was not impressed and would now go elsewhere.

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Thank Pamela D
Bridlington, England, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

I just don't get some of these reviewers going on about the staff smiling or being grumpy, I get good fish and chips every time at this eaterie and if people are grumpy or smiling like a village idiot is no concern to me, just keep serving good grub. By the way they where not grumpy when we went December... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vernon Road, Scarborough YO11 2NU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1723 353758

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?