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Waterside Restaurant & Bar

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7 Wharf Street, Shipley, Bradford BD17 7DW, England
+44 1274 594444
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11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Tue - Sat 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Very enjoyable meal. We wished to see if it was up to its standards before the floods. We had three starters and three meals which we enjoyed. A lovely selection of beers.. The staff were very friendly. It was a very cold night but several customers were enjoying their meals.

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Thank Peter B
Leeds, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Sometimes you stumble across a place you never new was there , like it so much, want to tell all your friends about it but greed takes over , what happens if it suddenly becomes popular and I can't get in ? Waterside is just that ! There's a quote in my favourite film Layer cake " the grub ere... More 

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Thank Richard S
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101 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Me and my husband visited for a belated Valentine's meal. We had six different dishes between us and everything was lovely. My husband's fillet steak was perfect. It's so good to know we have somewhere so lovely locally. A real gem.

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Thank Laurasop
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My fiancé and i have been here now on two occasions and each time the food has been superb. The staff are friendly, the menu has a good selection and the food is prepared beautifully and very tasty. I would highly recommend this restaurant to anyone looking for a nice place to eat.

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Thank kandeepan y
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59 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My good lady decided to treat me for a nice meal out. We booked the waterside after seeing the reviews on trip advisor. On arrival on a quiet Friday night we were warmly greeted by the staff and shown promptly to our tables. The use of the extra heaters was welcoming as the venue can be a bit cold. Food... More 

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Thank Damian M
Bradford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited sat night I have to admit I had a superb fillet steak cooked to perfection and it melted in the mouth complemented with perfect chips my wife is celiac and has to eat gluten free and they catered for her no problem I must thank Jen for her good service we will be back soon!

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Thank maxwell69
Rosie J, General Manager at Waterside Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Maxwell69, Thankyou for your Review, We are happy that the food and service was to your satisfaction, we are joyed that you will be returning. Many Thanks Waterside Team. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

Charming restaurant with charming staff, especially Jen who looks after customers. Credit to Paul the chef who produces great meals. Steak is tender, mouthwatering and accompanied by tasty sauce. Desserts are divine Would highly recommend

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Thank Lesley H
Rosie J, General Manager at Waterside Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Lesley H, Thankyou very much for your kind review, We are delighted you enjoyed your experience here with us at Waterside. Hope to see you again. Many Thanks Waterside Team More 

Saltaire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2017

Booking a meal out on Christmas day may not suit everybody but the best decision for us this year. This is only a small place but friendly welcome, food was excellent and best of all no pots to wash The Christmas menu was small but varied enough to be able to suit most people One minor criticism the oven baked... More 

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Thank Kredac
Rosie J, General Manager at Waterside Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Kredac, Thankyou for your kind review. We have taken in your critisim, and will work towards making this more suitable for all our customers. We are delighted you enjoyed your Christmas Day here with us at Waterside. We hope you will come dine with us again. Happy new year from the Waterside Team. Many Thanks Rosie Jones More 

Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017

Great food and staff - will definitely go again when next in the area. All food cooked to order, beautifully presented, very tasty and not over seasoned. All 3 courses and muse bouche of soup were delightful.

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Thank Simon W
IJohnso, Manager at Waterside Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Simon W, We are delighted that you enjoyed your experience here with us at Waterside, and hope that you will return upon your next visit. Happy New Year from all of the waterside Team. Regards, Rosie Jones General Manager More 

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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 25, 2016 via mobile

Had a wonderful day with the family yesterday. Food was beautiful . Service amazing . I didn't want a Christmas lunch so I asked if they could do me a steak instead . Don't think they do steaks normally but they did one and it was the best steak I've ever eaten . Highly recommend

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Thank Sue S
IJohnso, General Manager at Waterside Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Sue S, Thank you very much for your kind review. We are delighted that you thoroughly enjoyed your Christmas Day with us here at Waterside. We hope to see you again. Happy New Year from all of us at waterside. Regards, Rosie Jones General Manager More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$19
Cuisine
British, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Scenic view, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Wharf Street, Shipley, Bradford BD17 7DW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Bradford  >  Shipley
  • Phone Number: +44 1274 594444
Description
Located on the banks of the canal, directly opposite the Ibis Hotel, the Waterside Restaurant and Bar is Shipley's secret retaurant.In its idyllic location, the restaurant offers a range of British dishes to suit every taste and appetite. The food is locally sourced and high quality and the dishes are freshly cooked to order. With the opportunity to eat and drink 'alfresco' in the covered courtyard on warmer days, there really is no better place to dine out in the area. Come and discover for yourself. Brunch available for light snacks, Coffee and a range of Teas for a leisurely drinks by the canal.

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