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597 Denby Dale Road | Calder Grove, Wakefield WF4 3DA, England
+44 1924 274994
11:30 - 22:30
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 22:30
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We are up visiting for a few days, and called in when passing bye. The the place was clean and tidy. The staff were very good and very polite and friendly. The fish and chips were Cooked fresh and good sized potions. An enjoyable experience We have called in before on previous visits and it was very good then and... More 

Thank John C
Barnsley, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Comfortable surroundings. Modern decor. The delicious fish and chips never fail. Very pleasant friendly helpful staff. The place we head for when my son visits from California.

Thank Susan C
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Getting to be quite a regular. Have tried both eat in and out and nothing to choose between them. Always top quality and good portions. Treat yourself to the best

Thank Nick H
Rotherham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Due to the health aspects of eating fish & chips we now only go for the best. This restaurant is the best in the area by far , as a pensioner you can have fish , chips , bread & butter , pudding & a pot of tea , we exchange the pudding for mushy peas at no extra cost... More 

Thank steve w
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant never fails to deliver first class Fish & Chips, cooked superbly in Beef dripping, and that's what makes all the difference. The fish was gorgeous and the chips were just perfect. Everything has that old fashioned taste that reminds me of Fish & Chips when I was a kid (sadly, 50 years ago!). The staff here are lovely... More 

Thank Ged G
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Heard alot about this restaurant ,but I thought it was just average,The fish was ok but the chips were pale and not very appetizing. the trifle was good .The place itself was very comfortable and inviting,but abiy disappointed with the meal .

Thank Yorkypud1726
York, United Kingdom
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141 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We decided to call here for fish & chips to eat out but the restaurant looked so inviting we decided to eat in,so pleased we did. My husband & I both had the senior special which was haddock,chip,tea/coffee bread & butter plus a sweet,we also had a portion of peas between us at an extra charge of £1.35p,the above cost... More 

Thank patricia f
Wakefield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

We live locally and love this restaurant its our favorite every time....always consistently good quality fish and chips ..and friendly atmosphere in restaurant..there large Haddock with its batter is a winner...keep up the good work guys !!

Thank 114eating
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Nice little place no pun intended, great freshly cooked fish, crispy batter....nice service, kids eat free

Thank Wakefield61
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Still the best chippy in Wakey, wouldn't be a trip home without a visit. Always turn up there at least once each time

Thank Cathy R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Fast food, British, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 597 Denby Dale Road | Calder Grove, Wakefield WF4 3DA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Wakefield
  • Phone Number: +44 1924 274994

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