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Anvil Arms

Laking Lane, Wold Newton, Driffield, England
+44 1262 470279
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mixed grill” (9 reviews)
“potatoes” (13 reviews)
“sirloin” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Laking Lane, Wold Newton, Driffield, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in Wold Newton for a wedding over the weekend, and 12 of us arrived at the Anvil Arms on Friday night, having booked and consulted about our options. The extended family included Welsh and Americans, all of whom greatly enjoyed their evening. This...More

Thank Duncan G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Booked for a Monday night early bird meal as we were staying close by. Limited choice but the food was good, Friendly staff.

Thank Juju662014
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Visited today with a large group. We had the steak pie and the rest of our table had the roast pork dinner. The meat was tasty and tender, the vegetables plentiful and cooked to all our satisfaction. We all had a desert, lemon tart, steamed...More

Thank Angie D
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We were staying at wold cottage the anvil pub was just down the road from us. We ate in the bar area and had the special. The staff was very welcoming . The food was very good.

Thank Conniedelmont
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Booked for Saturday evening, attracted by the descriptions of good quality grills and local produce. Our friends are moving to a village nearby and were keen to sample local pub food in the area. Friend really loves his meaty meals, so the Anvil looked a...More

Thank GrumpyoldJen
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

I went with a group of work collegues for the 'beer and pint' friday night special. I had a spicy beanburger and a glass of wine....wow! It was delicious. It came with home made chips and in a salad packed soft breadbun. The chef/landlady was...More

Thank fjgjvdfhbbgj
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Joining the work team for a leaving do, the Anvil Arms at Wold Newton was our destination. This lovely pub overlooks the village pond and is in a very pretty Wolds location. Fortunately, I knew in advance that it was 'beer and burger' night which...More

Thank BronteBabe15
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We were staying in a nearby cottage for the weekend, a party of 10. We had been advised to pre-book and am so glad we did! The pub is very welcoming and the Sunday lunch was fabulous. Proper home cooked food and plenty of it...More

Thank Kirsty B
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Come here regularly for Sunday lunch as well as during the week for meals out. The nicest most traditional pub food. Also enjoy the "burger and a pint for £5" deal on Friday, burger, a pint or spirit of any choice (not limited to certain...More

Thank Katie J
Reviewed 11 June 2017

This pub only serves food Fri Sat evenings Sun lunch and early birds Mon till 1930. We booked table for Sat night and only one other table booked when we arrived. We got our drinks and looked at the menu. It is limited but you're...More

Thank Paul F
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Questions & Answers
21 September 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Duncan G | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. Best advice is to ring and ask. Every issue raised by my group got a clear and supportive answer. My best guess in a rural area like the Wolds is yes......but slimy ask.
Elaine L
29 April 2017|
Response from neila82 | Reviewed this property |
Get in touch with the pub I'm sure they will help you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Laking Lane, Wold Newton, Driffield, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  East Riding of Yorkshire  >  Driffield  >  Wold Newton
  • Phone Number: +44 1262 470279
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