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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” (254 reviews)
“rice pudding” (13 reviews)
“quality fish” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 10:00 pm Hours
Seafood, Fast food, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Denby Dale Road Calder Calder Island Way, Wakefield WF2 7AW, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband and I frequently visit this restaurant. Prices are reasonable and foods good,with fish and chips you get side order, bread and butter and tea or coffee. Desserts are delicious ample sized portions...no good if your watching your waistline. Staff are very friendly and...More

Thank Gill H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Thought we would try this place one Sunday aft and the busy car park suggested it was popular. Young lady showed us to the other end of the fish restaurant and pushed two small tables together to seat the four of us. It wasn't long...More

Thank Barratty14
Reviewed 1 week ago

We’re regulars here and normally love it, however today we were served by the grumpiest sarcastic woman I’ve met in a while! The rest of today’s staff were friendly and helpful apart from this one woman (black hair, lots of lipstick!) My elderly mum asked...More

Thank talulahbeige75
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We often visit here for the Haddock and Chips. These are cooked to order. Are always cooked to our preference and the fish is of good quality. Staff are friendly. Overall good value for money.

Thank Sue M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here on Friday with my boyfriend for lunch. Fish and chips are fabulous. We both really enjoyed them, however... the temperature of the restaurant is hotter than the surface of the sun, which makes eating fish and chips and a pot of tea a...More

Thank L32b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have been numerous times to this establishment, and the fish chips and peas are always fantastic. Keep up the good work guys.

Thank Wendy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for the take away option, supposed to be bigger and better inside. Top quality fish n chips and peas,

Thank h8rovers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Mmm. I went there a couple of days ago with my dad and he loves the Baracuda but I finally got him to say the Wetherby whaler is way better. The fish is excellent and the batter is lovely and crispy and so are the...More

Thank Evie T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a fish and chip dinner here, very busy had to queue to get in Good friday so was expected, waited 20 min to be served, fish was nice, some of the chips could have done with a bit longer in the pan, staff friendly,...More

Thank Theairman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quick meal before a business meeting. Service as REALLY poor! Everyone that served us was really grumpy! They made a mistake with a drink I ordered. Fish tasted nice but the chips weren’t the best. There is a very strange atmosphere in the restaurant that...More

Thank Jav D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 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
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
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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