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Kings Croft Hotel

Wakefield Road, Pontefract WF8 4HA, England
+44 1977 600550
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“pot roast” (14 reviews)
“beef” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Wakefield Road, Pontefract WF8 4HA, England
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Reviewed yesterday

I stayed here for a wedding. We were allocated a room away from the main building. It was tiny - nowhere to put the suitcase except the bed ! It was a hot day but the window opened only a couple of inches. Then I...More

Thank Mike L
Reviewed 2 days ago

Lovely setting well organised wedding’ Great food and a good place to stay for the night at a reasonable price Breakfast was help yourself - plenty to choose from

Thank curly5456
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited for lunch on Monday 18 June. What can I say, excellent food representing really good value for money. Choice of 1, 2 or 3 course lunch. £9, £11 and £13 pounds. Food was excellent. One starter, 2 mains one with home made chunky chips,...More

Thank cazablanca
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great little gem this place is. Would highly recommend.Fantastic food and if the weather is fine have a walk around outside - the gardens are stunning and the views amazing.Have a chat with Old Bill too if you see him.

Thank David G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been to two weddings at Kings Croft and was pleased with both Receptions the service was first class and friendly staff. Also had carvery meals their and found the same quality.

Thank Arthur T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow wow wow Me and my now wife got married here 13th May, and can not speak highly enough of everyone who works here from start to finish everything was amazing everybody who came was like what an amazing place this is and the food...More

Thank Brian A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Websat in a sorry of semi permanent tent, very wedding marquis. Ironic because there was a wedding going on but in the other part of the building more suited to dining? The food was ok, nothing special for the price, but it was ok. That's...More

Thank tony-likes-tearooms
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for a wedding and felt a bit disappointed by the room. I knew it would be small as I booked a smaller one. It did have everything you would want including an iron (plus board), hairdryer and tea/coffee options. However, the bathroom...More

Thank English_drinker
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Absolutely brilliant night, first class food, starter, main and pudding with coffee and mints £25. Would definitely recommend. Was busy but not overcrowded. Drinks are a bit on the expensive side so budget in for it, house A bottle of house wine £16, lager £360...More

Thank 480claire1974
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

Attended a works evening event so about 100+ people. It was a 2 course meal which was a beef roast dinner & sticky toffee pudding with coffee afterwards. Was impressed, never been here before & found food to be really good. There was a band...More

Thank curlystuff
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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
Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
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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