Best places in Wakefield

Discover the best places in Wakefield, curated using our unique algorithm blending 'Top Rated' and 'Most Reviewed' establishments. Uncover the city's gems and must-visit locales for an unforgettable experience. Please note that certain places categories are intentionally excluded to ensure a refined selection. Ratings are based from 1.2K places in the city.

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National Coal Mining Museum for England
Coal mining museum with a restored colliery, underground tours, pit ponies, a cafe and gift shop.
4.80 (3.7K reviews)
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Eritrean restaurant
πŸ‘πŸ‘ Lovely decoration. The owner has great hospitality and very passionate. The food was so flavourful, love the spices! Love thr flaxseed drink and their own coffee. Highly recommend it.
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5.00 (356 reviews)
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Jose's Tapas Restaurant
Tapas restaurant
πŸ‘ Good and unpretentious food. Meat balls were really nice. Great place to go with friends and order loads of different dishes and just share the food, that's what tapas is all about. The staff are very friendly and most likely the owner will come and check how is everything.
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4.80 (432 reviews)
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The Twisted Tree
πŸ‘πŸ‘ My favourite restaurant in castleford. Love the eggs benedict! My son loves the full english even though I just order him a few items and the home made pancakes! Coffee is lovely too. Always make you welcome
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4.70 (817 reviews)
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Online Spas
Hot tub store
😠 I have contacted online spas many times by email and subsequent telephone calls, requesting a quotation for parts fir a hot tub that they supplied and acted as a agent for. I even asked if they can not help, cou ld i contact the manufacturers in the USA direct..No help at all. Absolutely no intrest...
4.80 (402 reviews)
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Lanes Ladybalk Fish & Chips
Fish and chips takeaway
πŸ‘πŸ‘ Fish and chips done right! Passing through Pontefract I asked Google what the best Fish & Chips in the area was, I was recommended to Lanes. My order as Fish , chips and mushy peas with a buttered breadbun. ( Don't forget lashings of Salt and Vinegar!) The Fish was golden brown, perfectly cooked...
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4.80 (384 reviews)
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Immersive Gamebox - Castleford
Tourist attraction
πŸ‘πŸ‘ Amazing experience and such fun! Staff were extremely helpful especially Chyna and Millie - so patience and so good with explaining to the children. Thank you for a great experience!!
5.00 (191 reviews)
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National Trust - Nostell
Historical landmark
18th-century country house with Chippendale furniture, parkland, gardens and an adventure play park.
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4.60 (4.8K reviews)
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John's Fish And Chips
Fish and chips takeaway
😠 To think I considered this best fishy in area now it's at the bottom, just been only do 1 size fish which is stupid all others do 3 sizes even new one that's opened at magnet,they never done beans when it's very popular all kids have them as I have beans on all stuff from fish shops absolutely daft...
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4.80 (365 reviews)
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Mr T's Wakefield
Fast food restaurant
πŸ‘πŸ‘ Having been to all the branches now I can confirm the service here is the same. What does that mean?? Service is great, food is good!! We came towards the end of the shift on Easter Sunday and you could see the staff working very hard. When the staff called my name to collect my food, I made sur...
4.70 (670 reviews)
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Wakefield Cathedral
Landmark Anglican cathedral with stand-out features including wood carvings and a medieval nave.
4.70 (633 reviews)
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Bear Kitchen
American restaurant
Burgers, brunch & other American fast-food staples in a casual counter-serve featuring delivery.
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4.70 (604 reviews)
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Candy store
πŸ‘ It's a shop dedicated to Haribo so what's not to love?? We saw the Haribo factory on the way to another venue and found this shop less than a 15 min drive away so decided to take the kids. Depending what your favourite Haribo sweet is, you could potentially get a rather large bag. There's all sorts...
4.70 (580 reviews)
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Estabulo Rodizio Bar & Grill - Wakefield
Brazilian restaurant
Vibrant restaurant serving Brazilian-style grilled meat served off the skewer at the table.
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4.60 (2K reviews)
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Anglers Country Park
Country park
πŸ‘ Lovely walk around the lake following the "Room on a Broom" series of woodcarvings. Missing dragon currently on the walk (Oct 2023). Fantastic surroundings and playground.
4.60 (1.8K reviews)
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Reel Cinema Wakefield
Movie theater
😠 Lies! Deceit! Deception! When I arrived here, the foul odour of foist and moist assaulted my nose the way sewage pumps through my toilet. I was shocked, horrified, and scared to see that the fire alarm was clumsily SHOVED and DISCARDED in the drawer, in more pieces than Aunt Bertha's Pizza Pies. No...
4.70 (535 reviews)
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KC Sofas Castleford
Furniture store
πŸ‘ Staff were very helpful and left you to it, before asking if you needed any help. Nice layout, there is a ground floor and 1st floor. Plenty to choose from. Reasonable prices, also they have an ex demo room next door where there was plenty of sofas to choose from with some fantastic savings, definit...
4.80 (316 reviews)
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Luis Bar at Fernandes Brewery
πŸ‘πŸ‘ Great place, lovely and very welcoming staff and excellent beers!
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4.70 (520 reviews)
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Felice's Bella Roma
Italian restaurant
Cosy Italian restaurant serving a menu of pizza and pasta staples plus modern regional dishes.
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4.70 (493 reviews)
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Theatre Royal Wakefield
Performing arts theater
Plush 3-tiered Victorian auditorium hosting a varied programme of drama, dance, comedy and music.
4.60 (1.2K reviews)
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