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Wetherby Whaler

Denby Dale Road Calder Calder Island Way, Wakefield WF2 7AW, England
+44 1924 298800
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (226 reviews)
“rice pudding” (13 reviews)
“quality fish” (11 reviews)
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Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Denby Dale Road Calder Calder Island Way, Wakefield WF2 7AW, England
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1 - 10 of 767 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Called in today Wakefield branch Beautiful fish BUT what awful disgusting COFFEE Trading Standards should be looking into your description of what you serve under the brand of coffee, Even the waitress didn't know who supplied it ! You state the use of Taylors Yorkshire...More

Thank Denise G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Favourite place to go to for fish and chips, great value for money as well. I prefer to eat inside in contrast to take out.

Thank Chloe P
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Full of the blue rinse brigade and the portion sizes would suit them too. For the reputation this place has, I was left disappointed. Certainly nothing special, although nothing wrong with it either. I would be unlikely to visit again unless I found myself just...More

1  Thank Richard F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited both restaurant and takeaway a number of times. More expensive than lots of other fish and chip shops but for a coeliac, that’s a small price to pay. GF food always cooked fresh and I’ve even noticed when I’ve been to the takeaway that...More

1  Thank Jonofromcas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for lunch. Food was amazing. One good thing about getting older , we qaulified for 3 course senior citizens meal 😉 Staff were friendly, smiley and efficeint. Definately be back !!!

Thank Denise B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've been intending to visit. Lots of people recommended it but today was my first time. Fantastic value over 60's menu. Beautifully cooked fish and chips. The best I've had for ages. Friendly efficient service. What's not to like. Thank you

Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Visited with family to celebrate my elderly Mothers Birthday. Seeing how most of us were on diets after the Christmas period, thought this would be a bit tricky! However, my parents love this place. For the fish and chips eaters this was fine. However, disappointing...More

Thank Diane W
Reviewed 8 January 2018

I have visited the Wetherby Whaler on many occasions and I have always been 100% satisfied. There are not many restaurants which offer gluten free fish and chips and I have found those which do find it difficult to get the fish batter exactly right;...More

Thank JeanE1961
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Once again lovely fish and chips served hot and tasty. The service was great staff helpful and short wait for food at table. We love it here the fish is the best tasted. I wasn't as excited about the pudding I had some sort of...More

Thank Katherine S
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Wife had enough of cooking over holiday period, Fish and Chip’s take away it was,absolutely delicious as alway’s.. love it

Thank Grizzly277
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Denby Dale Road Calder 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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