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the waterfront restaurant and bar

₹₹ - ₹₹₹British, , Vegetarian Friendly
West Strand | West Strand, Whitehaven CA28 7LR, England
+44 1946 328184
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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West Strand | West Strand, Whitehaven CA28 7LR, England
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Reviewed 3 May 2018

On 2nd May we found the Waterfront is closed and up for sale. Very disappointed as were really looking forward to dining there.

Thank Judy B
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

I had heard it was rather pricey here, but also the food was good, as i dont mind paying for good food i thought it was a nice place to come for a treat, i brought my mother and my daughter for a girly afternoon....More

1  Thank elaine732016
Reviewed 21 January 2018

The food is lovely, it is everything else that lets it down. The restaurant was nearly empty when we were served our desert. So the staff stared putting chairs on top of tables and cleaning up the washing spray was overwhelming and the full experience...More

Thank 321karin321
Reviewed 23 December 2017

We have reviews the waterfront several times over the years but this will most likely be the last as it is closing its doors in January 2018. The food as ever was fab and the staff are always attentive and friendly. As our favourite place...More

1  Thank leisa43
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Late on the Friday before Christmas three wise travellers with no gifts to bear turn up outside the inn (restaurant). Timidly, the bravest entered and fought through to the bar whilst the other two waited in the cold outside. Eventually a serving wench asked what...More

1  Thank Allan G
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Had a very nice steak for my works Christmas meal - it's a shame that the restaurant closes in the new year!☹

1  Thank madandyb1976
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately the Waterfront closes its doors permanently on January 7th 2018 so they will no longer be trading after that date.

Thank John W
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

All the meals served were beautiful and presented stunningly. Service was very quick and the staff were very accommodating, would recommend giving it a try you won’t be disappointed !

Thank aahleighradcliffex
Reviewed 22 November 2017

Have been here a couple of times before and they do not disappoint. Good choice of menu's and food was excellent, perfect portion size as well. Efficient, friendly service, in fact nothing negative to comment on at all !

Thank Stephen H
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Every dish was a journey in english seafood. It was my third visit there and it still suprised me. The dishes of fish were really nice and the deserts were heavenly good .

Thank efi l
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 34
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: West Strand | West Strand, Whitehaven CA28 7LR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Whitehaven
  • Phone Number: +44 1946 328184
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