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Kings Croft Hotel

Wakefield Road, Pontefract WF8 4HA, England
+44 1977 600550
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“gammon” (5 reviews)
“beef” (8 reviews)
“soup” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Wakefield Road, Pontefract WF8 4HA, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I've been to the Christmas lunch at Kings Croft. Outside environment : very elegant location, with nice and well maintained gardens. The building infrastructure is very peculiar. It seems to be in a royal member family residence. Inside Location: good forniture and nice restaurant environment....More

Thank luciolm
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Food was poor, some of the veg was cold and over cooked. Eight sweets were ordered and there was a 15 minute gab from the first person recieving theirs and the last one. Service was poor and it was not busy so no need for...More

Thank millie1118
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is our 8th year on the trot at the King's croft for our work Xmas night out. Absolutely fantastic again. The food was lovely and so was the service. I think in previous years we have been a little bit cramped in but I...More

Thank PonteSuperwoman
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not been for a few years having heard many bad reviews, but went with an open mind. We were put in a offshoot of the main room which was freezing to be told the heating had just been put on. Why they couldn't put it...More

Thank Ann-Marie S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here for one night with my mother and sister we booked three double rooms . The rooms were comfortable but a bit shabby in places scuff marks on the walls and skirting boards . Comfy bed and pillows . Good hospitality tray and...More

Thank kate1967brearley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing day celebrating the marriage of my two best friends only to be let down by finding out money had been stolen from their wedding presents. After numerous efforts to contact the hotel to resolve the issue the staff have shrugged the issue off...More

1  Thank Elb1991
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Please don't eat here . There are far nicer places to eat than this one . Had a wake there for a friend and the food was poor.

Thank luckyman545720
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent service ,good size portions (in fact maybe to big!) nice surroundings ,the only downside was young children crying and running around .Think they need to have a timescale for youngsters.

Thank 734jaynej
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Another great family meal at this lovely place, service was second to none with everyone’s needs addressed , keep up the great work guys n girls We will be back

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

We came here for the fireworks night. It was all set out very well. There were plenty of bars, a hot drinks stall , a food station outside stalls with toys and sweets. There were also a few rides costing £2-3 each go. A little...More

Thank Wendy H
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Steph m
15 October 2016|
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Response from gracelea | Reviewed this property |
Was only a guest at wedding
terry c
12 July 2015|
Response from chrissym3 | Reviewed this property |
You need to address your question to the hotel.
7 June 2015|
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Response from Andrew P | Reviewed this property |
You'd be better phoning them if you need a timely response, as they don't appear to respond to Trip Advisor questions. The Kings Croft Hotel is about 2 miles from the racecourse. Personally, I'd consider the Tower Guest... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wakefield Road, Pontefract WF8 4HA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Pontefract
  • Phone Number: +44 1977 600550
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