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Wackers

Vernon Road, Scarborough YO11 2NU, England
+44 1723 353758
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“haddock” (26 reviews)
“mushy peas” (23 reviews)
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CUISINES
British, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Vernon Road, Scarborough YO11 2NU, England
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1 - 10 of 221 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

There are loads of fish & chips shops in Scarborough and sadly I picked the wrong one. Dreadful food, won't go back

Thank markperera2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Did not like to stay in this place and the food was just average, the source were store bought and buying any dinks from here just tasted like flavored water, perhaps the prices reflects this.

Thank sammu5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can't day trip Scarborough without fish and chips and Wackers is the only place for me. My haddock was so white and the batter so so crispy and oil free and the chips were so sweet and tasty, cup of tea and done.

1  Thank SarahfromP
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Wackers is an unassuming, no-frills, canteen-style fish and chip restaurant, popular with families and open during the day but not late in the evenings. Service is quick and efficient, and the clincher is the fish - always fresh and cooked to perfection.

Thank ChrisB59hatchet
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Disappointed it was a cafe. Thought it was a restaurant. My brother and I try a different fish restaurant every Tuesday I had medium haddock and mushy peas The peas were hot every where else we go I ask for them heated up. The best...More

1  Thank Eileen C
Reviewed 2 May 2017

customer service forget it they just cannot be bothered the gents customer toilet dirty hand dryer not working dirty hand towel not good wife used disabled toilet to save walk up stairs said it was disgusting 2 med haddock at 6pound 10 each fish ok...More

Thank holidaydoncaster
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here today with hubby. Not been for a few years. We both had medium haddock and chips and then curry and peas to share. I enjoyed it all, hubby wasn't too thrilled with the chips. I noticed children eat free between 3-6 with...More

1  Thank sallysaxo69
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We always come here when visiting Scaborough. They are the best for Fish & Chips. The batter on the fish melts in your mouth. We had the regular haddock and was just enough. The Restaurant is clean & tidy and staff are friendly. The price...More

1  Thank clairefZ4922QQ
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Tried this restaurant after decent reviews but I don't know why. Chips were horrible, fish was ok but the quality of the food in general was very cheap. Wont be visiting again.

Thank Wingfield178
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Great fish and chips, shame about the dirty cutlery, I think the hardest part of the waiting staffs job is to smile because none of them could seem to do it............at all. Social skills training needed.

Thank Deano2473
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
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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