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Kings Croft Hotel

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Wakefield Road, Pontefract WF8 4HA, England
+44 1977 600550
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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We got married here in August 2016 and wow what can I say? It was the most magical day of our lives and we cannot thank the hotel and the staff enough. We were married outside in the pavillion and the onto the Kings Suite for our Wedding Breakfast which was absolutely superb. We hired the casino tables for the... More 

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just returned from a flying visit to Yorkshire, unfortunately for a family funeral. We chose King's Croft as it was the venue for the funeral tea. We were not disappointed. We stayed in room 30 one of the bungalow rooms, it was light, airy and clean with wonderful views from the patio doors. Dinner was good and served... More 

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Thank ballbar8
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here last week for 2 colleagues leaving do - lunch, we went to go to where we were meant to only for a member of staff to run after us to tell us we had been moved as there was a large event going on. We had been moved to one of the rooms off the main area (cant... More 

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Thank mupet17
Leeds, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We got married here yesterday, the staff were absolutely amazing, attentive and the toastmaster was incredibly cool, calm and collected. Nothing was too much trouble from booking right through to this morning. The room was set up perfectly by the staff and I couldn't have imagined it to have been any better. The food was fantastic too! Everyone had an... More 

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Thank csharp1
Rotherham
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79 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed overnight following a relatives wedding. The Hotel is situated in a lovely location and the wedding venue is very romantic situated in the gardens. The meal a three course lunch was excellent just one minor criticism please cook the carrots a little longer. Breakfast was very good as we were down early it was cooked to order ,later it... More 

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Castleford, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have used this place for quite a few years. I have watched it grow and develop.It seems now though as they would rather cater for large parties to maximise their profits.The food is still good but the prices have gone up to compensate for all the improvements they have done. Drinks prices have also gone up. Previously you could... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went with the family for an early evening Friday meal. We go there from time to time. Very few other people in. Only had a main course each which comprised of 2 steak pies, one burger 2 pizzas and one garlic bread. The pies and burgers were very good - hot and tasty, as were the chips that came with... More 

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yorkshire
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42 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was yet another disappointing lunch at the restaurant. Whilst everyone else had a varied choice for lunch, the vegetarian option was ..... cheese sandwich. 2 small slices of bread ( the meat eaters had 'doorstops'! The cheese was grated to infinity and the salad minuscule. The chips looked tasty but I suspect cooked in dripping as there was an... More 

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Thank mouseketeerYorkshire
Pontefract, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 24 March 2017

An excellent wedding venue with stunning landscapes across the historic contours of Pontefract. A large and vibrant venue with young modern staff mixed with experience and class. Probably the best wedding venue around for miles.

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Thank David_Gray_TV
Leeds, United Kingdom
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97 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Visited the carvery Sunday 12th. Staff all pleasant and accommodating, and three meat choice (Beef, turkey and gammon) all actually really good, beef especially so. Meat portions were generous and potato selection and veg all self service so up to your stacking skills! My only comment is that I personally like veg a little softer as some was a touch... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
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, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, 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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?