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The Winding Wheel

Sterling Industrial Park Carr Wood Road, Castleford WF10 4PS, England
+44 1977 603535
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Overview
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good20%
  • Average17%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible26%
Travelers talk about
“unlimited salad” (11 reviews)
“pudding” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Sterling Industrial Park Carr Wood Road, Castleford WF10 4PS, England
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Reviewed June 29, 2017

It's a while since we've eaten here and there have been a welcome change of decor in the meantime. We went for the early-bird lunch menu and found it, as usual, good value for money. Service was slightly slower than I would have liked but...More

Thank imacbeth
General Manager A, Manager at The Winding Wheel, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2017

Imacbeth, thank you for taking the time to leave us feedback about your experience with us. Here at The Winding Wheel, we are always looking for ways to improve; we appreciate your input. If you would be willing, we would like to have you contact...More

Reviewed June 16, 2017 via mobile

The place would have got a 4 out of 5 but for 2 things: 1) No kicking garlic - please start doing this again! 2) Toilets were a disgrace Refurbished place. Good service nice food. Great salad bar - well stocked also plenty of white...More

Thank Peter Y
General Manager A, Manager at The Winding Wheel, responded to this reviewResponded June 23, 2017

Hi Peter Y, we appreciate your honest review. We set a high standard for ourselves, so we are disappointed to hear that your experience with us was not a positive one. We would like the opportunity to make this up to you. Please contact our...More

Reviewed June 16, 2017

Welcomed at the door and shown to a table with a wobbly top,asked to be moved to a stable table, put onto a new table and waited 15 minutes with no contact from any one so walked out. Will never return this is not the...More

Thank Alan R
General Manager A, Manager at The Winding Wheel, responded to this reviewResponded June 23, 2017

Alan R, thank you for taking the time to leave us feedback about your experience with us. We would like the opportunity to find out how we can better assist you in the future. If you are willing, please contact us 01977603535. regards Chris Hanson...More

Reviewed June 12, 2017 via mobile

We visited last night. With my granddaughter. Food was outstanding. Great value for money. Salad bar was the best i have had. Food arrived quickly and portions large and so tasty. The service was fantastic. From the lovely Eva. I think it may have changed...More

Thank glammax2
General Manager A, Manager at The Winding Wheel, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2017

Glammax2, thank you for the high star rating! Glammax2, thank you for the high star rating! I have passed on your comments to the team who were all happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us, especially Eva. Should you need us to...More

Reviewed June 12, 2017

Called in here on Spec Friday night - quite full but we found some nice seats not in the main restaurant area. Order quickly taken and we got the salad and then food delivered hot while we were still eating salad. Salad bar clean and...More

Thank Brian M
General Manager A, Manager at The Winding Wheel, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2017

Your recommendation means so much to us and we're so happy to have earned it. Your recommendation means so much to us and we're so happy to have earned it. Thank you again for taking the time to let the world know about your positive...More

Reviewed June 8, 2017

we recently visited this restaurant for my sons 8th birthday, we chose to come here as we have never had a bad visit here and really enjoy coming here. The food is always amazing, and the staff mirror that. We have especially have had great...More

Thank jenpen2017
General Manager A, Manager at The Winding Wheel, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2017

Hi Jenpen, Thank you for your review. I am so happy that you have enjoyed your recent visits here at th Winding Wheel. I will pass on your comments to the team and to Lee for a job well done. I hope you choose to...More

Reviewed May 13, 2017

Went to winding wheel with family, had a lovely meal and staff were very attentive and pleasant. very good with young children as well as adultsMore

Thank fluff65
General Manager A, Manager at The Winding Wheel, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2017

Hi Fluff65, thank you for taking the time to leave a review for us at The Winding Wheel. We're happy we could meet your expectations We are always more than happy to assist you if anything else comes up. Take care! regards Chris Hanson General...More

Reviewed May 12, 2017 via mobile

couldn't fault the food and service pleasant staff nice surroundings and a shopping centre so easy to access and a good day out finishing with a nice lunch

Thank Julia W
General Manager A, Manager at The Winding Wheel, responded to this reviewResponded May 15, 2017

Julia W, thank you for the high star rating! We are happy that you enjoyed visit with us & have passed on your comments to the team. We hope to see you again soon. regards Chris Hanson General Manager

Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I ate here this evening and from the moment we walked in and left it was terrible. The service from the lack lustre staff that really didn't want to be there and the boring salad bar to the Luke warm food ....More

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General Manager A, Manager at The Winding Wheel, responded to this reviewResponded May 7, 2017

N4bro, thank you for taking the time to leave us feedback about your experience with us. Here at The Winding Wheel, we are always looking for ways to improve; we appreciate your input. If you would be willing, we would like to have you contact...More

Reviewed May 2, 2017

Recently had a refit and looks fantastic! Recently visited with family for a birthday meal and both service and food was brilliant! Staff were very friendly and helpful. Food was delicious and good choice. Would definitely go back.

Thank Cheryll H
General Manager A, Manager at The Winding Wheel, responded to this reviewResponded May 5, 2017

Hi Cheryl, Thank you for your review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your experience with us and will pass on your lovely comments to the team. I hope you choose to dine with us again in the future. Many regards Mark Redshaw Assistant Manager

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sterling Industrial Park Carr Wood Road, Castleford WF10 4PS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Castleford
  • Phone Number: +44 1977 603535
Description
At The Winding Wheel Harvester in Castleford food is fresh, full of flavour and just how you like it. Choose your tasty grill, sauce and side at our restaurant and we'll get cooking - while you head off to the famous Harvester salad bar to grab as much crisp, freshly prepared tasty salad as you like.About our Harvester restaurantIf you're looking for a family friendly restaurant in Castleford, there's nowhere more popular than Harvester. Close to Glasshoughton, Ferry Fryston and Whitwood, our restaurant is a great choice for anyone who loves tasty grills, indulgent desserts and eating out in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere. Plus we've loads of choices for young guests.
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