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12 Bull Ring, Wakefield WF1 1HA, England
+44 1924 367683
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18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
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Mon - Thu 18:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 18:00 - 21:30
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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Fantastic food on the pricey side but worth it. would visit again. nice round table good for a group of 5 or more.

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Thank David M
england
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104 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here with my daughter for Mother's Day, we both had 3 courses,both had ham hock for our starter which was spot on,for our main I had chicken which was very tasty and moist, my daughter had steak which was cooked to perfection, for dessert I had the cheesecake it was lovely , my daughter had the brûlée she loved... More 

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Thank char73
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with my wife for the guinea pig evening, where you try meals for the next menu. At the beginning we were asked if we had preferences or allergies, then the meals were brought out for us. All of the meals were of excellent quality. The desserts we had we shared, and couldn't decide which was the best, they were... More 

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wakefield
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81 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited midweek and found their lunchtime menu was so limited, only 4 choices on each course. The food was very nice but such a poor choice (no fish option) and the place was deserted. £15 for 2 course and £20 for 3 courses - way overpriced!

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Thank peterw_in_Wakefield
liam d, Owner at Iris, responded to this review

Hi Peter, Thanks for your review, i would like to start by saying that our menu is displayed outside the restaurant clearly stating the choices and prices, so if this was to disappoint you so much then why dine with us in the first place? We aren't claiming to be the cheapest restaurant in town but personally i do feel... More 

Wakefield
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited Iris a many times and been very happy with the food. Until the around the world in 10 plates, and I would of had better street food. Not worth its money too much carbs, the service was appalling. No plates were given out, no cutlery, and when I did receive it, it was placed the wrong way... More 

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Thank HuntersWakefield
liam d, Owner at Iris, responded to this review

Hi, Firstly i would like to say i am genuinely upset about this review as i don't think its a true reflection of our restaurant as there were people who absolutely loved the event and have booked onto the next one. Yes there was a few hiccups however it was the first event of its kind and I'm sure the... More 

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28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been wanting to try this place for a while and finally got the chance last night. It was well worth the weight. The belly pork just fell apart when it was stroked with my fork and the skin was crispy and flavoursome. The mash was quite thick in texture, tasted nice and creamy but felt very light in the... More 

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Thank Brad M
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just got in from eating here today and wow I'll be honest and say this is the best restaurant in a 3 mile radius and easily the best restaurant in the city centre. We went for my girlfriend's birthday meal the staff were extremely pleasant and professional. The food was amazing I had the lamb for the main course which... More 

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Thank mpreplicas
Derby, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group of 8 friends, we were well received, courteously served and all left very contented. The smoked haddock scotch egg was amazingly delicious, and the veryplain and simple pork belly exactly right. Millionaire's pudding "our way" was an experience!

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Thank Max R
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place just gets better. Great service. Great food and great value for money. The staff really care and the menu evolves beautifully!

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Thank JWIL247
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Throughly enjoyed our family Sunday lunch on the Bank holiday weekend. Great food, the beef was perfect. The Parkin dessert was an absolute treat. Everything including the service was super will definitely be back maybe on an evening.

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Thank Sarah F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$16 - US$79
Cuisine
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Bull Ring, Wakefield WF1 1HA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Wakefield
  • Phone Number: +44 1924 367683

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?