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The Dexter

) #647 of 1,527 Restaurants in Leeds $ , British,
Wigton Lane, Leeds LS17 8RZ, England
+44 113 203 4991
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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good35%
  • Average21%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“scampi” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Brew Pub, Grill
PRICE
$
RATINGS
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Wigton Lane, Leeds LS17 8RZ, England
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1 - 10 of 96 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food great host brilliant family atmosphere clearly got new management . We will definitely return and we'll kept beer too soon

Thank Thedon1001
General Manager A, Manager at The Dexter, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. I'll be sure to pass your comments on :)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took the kids out gorgeous tea last night, staff were really friendly and attentive and our food was piping hot and well presented.great value for money would definitely recommend.

Thank Neilgpearson23
General Manager A, Manager at The Dexter, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking time to review the Dexter. You comments are greatly appreciated. Glad you enjoyed your visit here. I'll make sure I pass your kind comments onto the team. Thank you

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visit the dexter quite often sometimes with friends and sometimes with my family. The atmosphere is great so friendly and welcoming. The food is lovely and at a fantastic price. The staff are always happy and attentive and always making us laugh and feel...More

Thank Stuart G
General Manager A, Manager at The Dexter, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your fantastic review Stuart. Regards, Melanie General manager

Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

Called in with friends for a quick drink and a bite to eat. The food is really good for the price. 2 courses for just over £8. Big portion sizes and tastier than I would have expected for the price. The staff were friendly and...More

Thank Michaela B
General Manager A, Manager at The Dexter, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review. Glad you had a really enjoyable experience. Myself and the team look forward to seeing you again. M.aspin General manager

Reviewed June 7, 2017 via mobile

First time visiting this place and the staff did everything to make me feel welcome. Never felt so relaxed! 🍆💦

Thank Jimbo8512
General Manager A, Manager at The Dexter, responded to this reviewResponded June 9, 2017

Thanks for your 5* review. Glad the team made you feel welcome and relaxed. M.Aspin General manager

Reviewed June 2, 2017

We visited the Dexter with friends about 18 months ago, food OK, good price but service or lack of appalling. We thought give it another try, same result. Service non existent, two staff totally disinterested, 2 1/2 hours for a 3 course meal, dreadful. Many...More

Thank Barry H
General Manager A, Manager at The Dexter, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2017

Hi Barry H. Thank you for taking the time to review The Dexter. I'm sorry that on your last visit that service was not very good. I am the new manager here, today is my first day, and have many plans for The Dexter. I...More

Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

Often drop in here for a pint after golf at nearby Leeds Golf Centre. The choice and quality of beers is generally superb and very reasonably priced. Decided to eat here tonight for the first time after 9 holes with the wife. I had the...More

Thank d1dpk
General Manager A, Manager at The Dexter, responded to this reviewResponded May 18, 2017

Thank you for your review

Reviewed April 23, 2017 via mobile

The Dexter had been our regular for number of years until we moved out of the village last Autumn but we stll come back ever now and then for some food or the quiz. We came in on Sunday tea time after a day at...More

Thank Paul C
General Manager A, Manager at The Dexter, responded to this reviewResponded April 30, 2017

Sorry to hear you were not satisfied with you meals if you would like to discuss it further then please don't hesitate to call us.

Reviewed April 9, 2017

The Dexter Pub is part of the Ember Inns Group. It offers good value food, Superb selection at reasonable prices. Unlike many other places that feel that hammering music in your ears until your ear drums burst, this place has low music playing creating a...More

Thank jeremy10
General Manager A, Manager at The Dexter, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2017

Thank you for your positive feedback.

Reviewed April 6, 2017 via mobile

Called about 2pm and the place was very quiet. The staff were pleasant and efficient and the premises are fine. I had fish and chips. The fish had an oiliness to it and I would say that the chips were oven chips,which I never like....More

Thank leedsman1954
General Manager A, Manager at The Dexter, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2017

Hi, Sorry to hear that you had a few food related issue. We will look into the points you have raised, and I hope it will not stop you from visiting again as I can assure you we will rectify that problem.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Brew Pub, Grill
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wigton Lane, Leeds LS17 8RZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Leeds
  • Phone Number: +44 113 203 4991
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