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“Overpriced ”
Review of Wakefield Arms

Wakefield Arms
Ranked #84 of 159 Restaurants in Kendal
Cuisines: British
Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Reviewed 25 June 2014 via mobile

Portions small and overpriced and food cold will go back again also the drinks push the bill up as they also expensive better places to eat I'm the town also plenty of fish and chip places poor for a nice venue

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Reviewed 22 May 2014 via mobile

Use this restaurant for both evening meals and breakfast during a two night stay at the premier inn. First evening meal and breakfast were fine but then the fun started second evening meal we were kind of shown to our table by some ignorant bloke who pointed it out with a dismissive wave of the hand as he passed a table. Not been sure if it was our table or not we all just stood there. A waitress then said we should sit while she checked. When we came to order she said there was a 40 min wait for main courses but if we ordered starters they would be quicker we all (7 people) opted for main meals only but these arrived within 10 mins. Think this was a ploy to push starters. Later we were asked to move tables so they could prepare for breakfast's. don't know why they bothered! When we went for breakfast there were no tables ready. We were asked to wait in the bar while they prepared one. We asked if we could get a coffee while we waited. But there were no cups. Some cups were placed out (3) I guess we could of got some straws to share! When we went for the cooked breakfast there were no plates. this place is a joke.

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Thank markjacqui
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Reviewed 6 May 2014

We booked a table for 12 for leaving due party which was ready even when we arrived to early. Food and prices - average. We preorder ours well it arrived quickly. Staff very helpful when it came to leave big cake with them as surprise for main guest, then delivered with spare plates. Will definitely use it again.

Thank Agnieszka M
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Reviewed 21 April 2014

I have already written a review under "Table Table" but it appears this place is on Trip Advisor under this name too... We came here on Easter Sunday - we expected it to be busy but it was pretty empty. Service was ok although tailed off after we received our mains - we weren't offered any puddings, had to ask for the bill and were told to then go and queue to pay rather that them taking payment at the table. Food was similar to Wetherspoons (possibly not as good actually) the burgers were ok - meat was very dense. Scampi so so but the lasagne had been overdone and was very very dry. The chips that come with the burgers were very nice but the chips with the scampi and lasagne weren't too good so most of them were left. The burgers were big but the lasagne and scampi were very small portions. I don't think we'd go back considering the standard of food when they were quiet - would probably try somewhere else. The place has no atmosphere whatsoever.

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Thank Helen S
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Reviewed 13 April 2014

I have been to Wakefield arms a few times and it is a very clean place with friendly staff. The food however, is average. I had a chicken burger and i found it very chewy and not overly great. The chips and salad with the dip however, gave a nice touch. My boyfriend ordered desert and it was one of the ice-cream sundaes, it advertised on the menu it having popping candy however there wasn't any?
The atmosphere is very nice however and is a nice place for socializing and relaxing.

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Thank Janine S
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