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Kings Croft Hotel

Wakefield Road, Pontefract WF8 4HA, England
+44 1977 600550
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“gammon” (5 reviews)
“mussels” (4 reviews)
“beef” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Wakefield Road, Pontefract WF8 4HA, England
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Reviewed April 19, 2017

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,...More

Thank ballbar8
Reviewed April 3, 2017

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...More

Thank mupet17
Reviewed April 2, 2017 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...More

Thank csharp1
Reviewed April 2, 2017

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...More

Thank jontonyrotherham
Reviewed March 29, 2017 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...More

Thank malcolmagar
Reviewed March 29, 2017

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...More

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Reviewed March 29, 2017 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...More

Thank mouseketeerYorkshire
Reviewed March 24, 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.

Thank David_Gray_TV
Reviewed March 14, 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...More

Thank Petek123
Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

Went to the Olly Murs Tribute night on Friday 10th March, went with friends and it was an excellent night. Four course meal provided as part of the evening, lovely food and great atmosphere for all ages.

Thank Mooster B
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Steph m
October 14, 2016|
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Response from gracelea | Reviewed this property |
Was only a guest at wedding
terry c
July 12, 2015|
Response from chrissym3 | Reviewed this property |
You need to address your question to the hotel.
June 6, 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, Late Night
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
Bar scene, Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Scenic view, Families with children
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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