Food & Drink
13 Wirral restaurants worth crossing the Mersey for
5 years ago
We’ve discovered some hidden gems and authentic world cuisine in the heart of the Wirral.
Food in the North West has never been so diverse and exciting and not to be outdone by its big city neighbour, Wirral restaurants have the four corners of the world covered. With a wealth of locally sourced produce from farms to the sea, plus unrivalled views right across the peninsula to the Welsh mountains, Wirral dining has such a lot to offer. So what are you hungry for? We’ve lined up 13 restaurants offering everything from authentic thai street food to 8 hour smoked ribs, the freshed pizza dough, delicate desserts and just a bit of spice.
Here’s 13 Wirral restaurants worth crossing the Mersey for….
1 – Ella, Prenton
New to Prenton, Ella Grill brings succulent, fall off the bone meats cooked in traditional Turkish ways and the freshest salads, perfect for summer. Menus here.
2 – The Viking Pub & Bakehouse, West Kirby
Owned by Celeb Chef, Simon Rimmer, The Viking offers seasonal menus, packed with fresh local produce that look as good as they taste. Super food bowl anyone? Menus here.
3 – Yiamas Greek, Birkenhead
What better way to get everyone together than for a huge feast at Yiamas Greek Taverna? Known across the Wirral, Yiamas’ is a fab spot for group dining. More info here.
4 – Sukhothai Restaurant & Street Food, Birkenhead
Offering an authentic taste of Thailand, Sukhotai dishes look, smell and of course taste divine. You can BYOB too which makes this Birkenhead eatery a perfect girls night out. More here.
5 – Sheldrakes, Lower Heswall
When it comes to al fresco dining on Wirral, Sheldrakes offers unrivalled views of the welsh mountains to accompany your afternoon tea, sunday roast or quiet date night. Menus here.
6 – Marino Lounge, New Brighton
Treat yourself to tasty tapas at Marino Lounge after a walk along the seafront in New Brighton. This comfortable eatery is a fab place to chill and serves up fab cocktails too. More info here.
7. Elephant Collective, Neston & Parkgate
If you’re looking for a guaranteed top class breakfast, check out Elephant Collective in various locations across Wirral. We love the loaded waffles and the generous granola bowls packed with fruit. More here.
8 – Fajitas, Moreton
Bringing the Mexican spice to Moreton, Fajitas is a well-known and much loved producer of seriously tasty steaks, peri peri chicken and of course tacos, burritos and more. Menus here.
9 – The Refreshment Rooms, Rock Ferry
Apparently, Thursdays are for sharing at the Refreshment Rooms in Rock Ferry and that tower of curry is just waiting to be devoured by two! You lot love the variety of gin on offer here too! Menus and more.
10 – Hickory’s Smokehouse, West Kirby
If you go to Hickory’s Smokehouse, make sure you go hungry! You can get a two course lunch packed with smokey, meaty goodness for £10 right now too. Drool at the menu here.
11 – Boat House, Parkgate
If you fancy traditional British dishes, served with an incredible view and great hospitality, head to Boat House at Parkgate. Pies, fish & chips and burger, done properly. Menus and more here.
12 – The Manor Restaurant, Greasby
The Manor Restaurant creates simply beautiful classic British dishes, using locally sourced produce. The restaurant is a stylish venue that makes for a very special date night or celebration. Current menu here.
13 – Gusto Restaurant & Bar, Heswall
Gusto, Heswall is a brilliant all round eatery, fabulous with families (kids love making their own pizzas) a great group dining venue and consistently offers delicious menus. Click here to book.