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Elder and Wolf

171 Whitley Road, Whitley Bay NE26 2DN, England
+44 7599 833611
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good15%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“lamb kebab” (69 reviews)
“tacos” (39 reviews)
“flatbread” (45 reviews)
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Bar, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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171 Whitley Road, Whitley Bay NE26 2DN, England
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Elder and Wolf
1. Award Winning Kebabs!
"Absolutely fantastic food, the lamb kebab was amazing"
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2. Halloumi Fries & Cocktails!
"Oh my god the halloumi fries.... "
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3. Real Woodfired Food!
"flavour of the food from the wood fired oven is unreal"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit here. Great kebabs and lovely smiley staff. Will definitely be back soon.

2  Thank lynn s
Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Tucked away at the "other end" of Whitley road, alongside the Chinese and Indian restaurants sits a small fronted restaurant that packs a lot of fiery punch A few tables and window seats nestle alongside the bar area and the large open fire oven which...More

1  Thank Daydream730912
Elder A, Manager at Elder and Wolf, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Ahhh wow and honestly that was just so nice to see your amazing review as while we totally get that not everyone is going to love what we do, to see that so many of our customers do and are happy to keep coming back...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Dined here to celebrate a family occasion. From the moment we arrived to the moment we left the welcome & service was excellent! Very good choice of varied food including vegan options. Generous portions & good value.

2  Thank GKHA
Reviewed 3 days ago

me and my wife were so looking forward to eating here after reading all theses raving reviews.sadly we were very disappointed.i ordered the posh lamb kebab which was served on a flatbread with mixed leaf salad there was 2 sausage shaped kebabs which had been...More

1  Thank george239
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Undoubtedly my favourite place to eat in Whitley Bay and indeed one of my favourite places to eat full stop. I find it hard not to order the kebab but their pizzas and tacos are also great, or at least the bites I’ve had of...More

Thank MrWri
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I can’t recommend this place enough. Fantastic service from the staff (being able to text ahead with the order is brilliant) food was ready at the arranged time and absolutely delicious. Everything was very fresh and tasty and of excellent quality. Definitely our new ‘go...More

Thank Lizzyloo76
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

First impression not so good. Entered and waited over 5 minutes before anyone acknowledged us. We were seated and order drinks. Good selection of food. I must warn you the portion size is massive so no wonder there are no starters or puddings haha. Deffo...More

Thank Steven A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We booked a table here for 2 couples, arrived and sat straight down, great set of cocktails and larger, we were going to get starters but glad we didn’t as the mains are a huge portion, we got the lamb kebabs and pizza a side...More

Thank sjw28
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really love this place and everything about it from the food to the relaxed atmosphere and the staff are great too

Thank bmhash132
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've contemplated for the last week whether it would be beneficial to leave a review of our first experience at Elder and Wolf. However, on reflection, I felt it would be helpful for both the owners and future diners. My partner and I wished to...More

3  Thank Monique B
Khye W, Manager at Elder and Wolf, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

First of all thank you so much for considering whether you should write a review or not as while it's totally amazing that we get so many positive reviews about peoples experience with us, of course we also want to know what didn't work for...More

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Questions & Answers
Lindsay B
17 August 2018|
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Response from Gillian K | Reviewed this property |
There’s no car park but Whitley Road has lots of free parking after 6pm
emma a
8 May 2017|
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Response from Elder A | Property representative |
Hello Emma and thank you so much for your question. However as we get super busy (especially in the evenings) and have an open kitchen it's not really the best environment for dogs . . We do though let well behaved humans... More
Paul B
17 February 2017|
Response from Elder A | Property representative |
Yes we offer a text n collect service on all our woodfired pizzas, tacos and kebabs and all you have do is drop us a text on 07599 833611 so we can send you a menu and arrange a collection time for . . you could even have a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$21
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 171 Whitley Road, Whitley Bay NE26 2DN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Whitley Bay
  • Phone Number: +44 7599 833611
  • E-mail
Real Woodfired Restaurant & Bar in Whitley Bay & winner Of "Best Newcomer Restaurant" at the National UK British Kebab Awards. Booking advisable, especially at weekends but also plenty of tables for walk - in's and drinks only in the Cafe Bar/Eating area at the front of the restaurant.
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