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Poplar Way, Rotherham S60 5TR, England
+44 1709 838000
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“fish and chips” (203 reviews)
“tartare” (18 reviews)
“chip restaurant” (11 reviews)
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Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Poplar Way, Rotherham S60 5TR, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is by far the best fish & chip shop I’ve been to. We love going here and their food is amazing. It’s always busy but never seem to wait too long for a table. Staff are friendly & welcoming. Highly recommend.

Thank Joanne S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Being Coeliac, I rarely get the opportunity to enjoy a nice plate of fish and chips. Although there is more GF choice the days, I generally end up with a supermarket style small piece of crumbed cod, today was a different day The cod was...More

Thank Steven B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

poor, from rude staff to black hair in my food. even when told about the issue they was not bothered. greasy fish and chips and a very plain taste at best. expensive to top the bill!

Thank Keeny A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As good as the seaside. Lovely food. Cheaper obviously if you take away but worth the extra to dine in! Families welcome. Great service

Thank alishasmith82
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great restaurant never had a bad meal also a cheeky few pints reasonable prices it’s well worth it even the takeaway side is nice

Thank Andy P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not bad by local standards but the chips are always cold and rather hard. Fish is very good but there are much better fish restaurants nearby like seven seas

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time at Whitby's, lovely and clean, great staff and the haddock and chips were really good, one of the best batters I've had, will definitely go back

Thank Jayne G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived at the restaurant, welcomed promptly and shown to a table. The waiter said we could move to the booth opposite when the table had been cleared which was a nice touch. The table was cleared so we moved. Another waiter and waitress then proceeded...More

Thank Twitcher56
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely place and very attentive staff. The food was amazing and served efficiently and nice and hot !!!

Thank hollybankx2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bought 2 fish cake buttys from the takeaway. Absolutely discusting. The batter was slightly uncooked/soggy. The fish was like mush! It wasn’t cod. It was grey in colour and it was more like minced fish all clumped together. It was awful. As u can guess,...More

Thank misspiggy189
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Questions & Answers
Waseem K
17 October 2017|
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Response from boristhemiller | Reviewed this property |
Beef dripping, but they will use corn oils for vegans etc
30 July 2017|
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Response from steve w | Reviewed this property |
Definitely aren't frozen.
29 July 2016|
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Response from Darren R | Property representative |
Good afternoon, We can take table reservations for parties of 7 people or more. If you would like to reserve a table please contact the restaurant on 01709 838000 for Rotherham or 01302 308130 for Doncaster. Many thanks and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$13
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Poplar Way, Rotherham S60 5TR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  South Yorkshire  >  Rotherham
  • Phone Number: +44 1709 838000
AT WHITBY'S ITS OUR AIM TO MAKE YOUR VISIT THOROUGHLY ENJOYABLE. WHETHER YOU CHOOSE OUR TOP QUALITY FISH AND CHIPS, A TASTY PIE OR SALAD EVERYTHING IS FRESHLY PREPARED IN OUR KITCHEN JUST FOR YOU. WHITBY'S HIGHLY VALUE ALL OUR CUSTOMERS AND WE INTEND THAT YOU LOVE THE EXPERIENCE AND LEAVE WITH A BIG WIDE SMILE. WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU AGAIN AND AGAIN. 5 Star rating for food and value Experienced, friendly staff Family sized tables Party bookings welcome (private/society/coach/birthdays) Fully licensed Full disabled access Major credit cards accepted Free car parking Gluten free options available
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