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Bistro 42 Horbury

42 High Street, Horbury, Wakefield WF4 5LE, England
+44 1924 278123
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (17 reviews)
“friends meal” (2 reviews)
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Bar, British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
42 High Street, Horbury, Wakefield WF4 5LE, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Been here three times now when visiting family in the area, good menu. I had the Christmas dinner as I remembered it being excellent two year's ago. Particularly liked the fact that the cheese sauce for the cauli flower cheese came separate as I like...More

Thank mesgfm
Simon O, Owner at Bistro 42 Horbury, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Sorry about that and I appreciate your honesty about the 4 stars, we know Christmas is a mad busy period, and nevertheless you are right. I'm not sure who the member of staff was, but I would imagine they were trying to be humorous, however,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My local resturant , a good all rounder , staff friendly , food descent and priced well. Wine ok . Descent early bird menu .

Thank Amanda S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was an early evening meal out with the family. Burgers were our choice. The place is really tidy and spacious. The staff were very good and attentive. The food was excellent. It was great value. The toilets were very clean and well appointed (toilets...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed our visit for an early dinner, I had venison skewers with rice and salad, very tasty, my husband had steak pie which was more a stew to be fair, again very tasty. To drink we had prosecco and beer. The service was good and...More

Thank WestYorkshireFlossy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a wonderful afternoon my friend and I have just had. The event was 1949’s afternoon tea with a wonderful singer who I believe was called Karen (my apologies if incorrect), she had most of us singer was time songs even if we hadn’t been...More

Thank 1949jackie
Reviewed October 19, 2017 via mobile

Used to eat at 42s a lot but it went downhill and hadn't been back for over 2 years. We went back on Sunday and had a lovely meal. Ordered the family feast Sunday roast for 7 (6 adults and 2 kids). Plenty of food...More

Thank Gidlad
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

We visited as a family today for Sunday lunch (all adults) and were less than impressed with the food. Most items tasted like they had just been dug out of the freezer and certainly did not seem freshly prepared or home made. The 'Yorkshire pudding...More

Thank y5c6
Reviewed October 3, 2017

Very satisfactory weekday lunch, plenty of choices, reasonably priced and efficient service. We ordered 3 different meals and everyone was happy.

Thank jakie2013
Simon O, Owner at Bistro 42 Horbury, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2017

Thanks for you kind review, im really sorry we didn't achieve 5 stars, but if there is anything we can do to improve please let us know, thanks again. simon

Reviewed October 2, 2017

One of my worst dining experiences, I didn't think places like this still existed in the Trip Advisor age. We visited on Saturday 30/09/17, two couples, the other couple have been before but our first time to the Horbury branch. Someone told my Wife that...More

Thank VinceK
Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

My partner and I visit bistro 42 nearly every week with our 10 month old son. The service, the food and the staff are all amazing and make us so welcome. This is why we return and plan all family events here. Can not recommend...More

Thank Caroline S
Simon O, Owner at Bistro 42 Horbury, responded to this reviewResponded September 8, 2017

Very kind comments. Thank you. I will pass this on to the staff who Im sure will be lifted with these kind words. thanks simon

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Questions & Answers
Michael B
November 2, 2016|
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Response from Simon O | Property representative |
Yes, please ask your server for options more than the options shown on the menu.
March 24, 2016|
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Response from Simon O | Property representative |
Yes there is parking opposite just over the road in close proximity of the restaurant and it is free as well. S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$11 - $40
Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Television
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 High Street, Horbury, Wakefield WF4 5LE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Wakefield  >  Horbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1924 278123
Bar 42 offers a unique eating and drinking experience to the people of Horbury, Ossett and the surrounding areas. Since opening we quickly became known as 'the place to be' for young and old alike. These are exciting times at 42! Very soon we will be revealing our brand new menus coming soon. These will make a great addition alongside our existing greay value for money offers! lunchtime meal deals, for dinner 2 courses for 1 from 5pm We serve food all day from noon, and breakfast fri-sun from 9am, , Mon - Thurs 12-9.30pm Fri-Sat 9am to 9.30pm, Sunday 9am - 7pm and our amazing 2-4-1 offer has returned. Claim a free starter with every main course Mon-Thurs 5-9.30Pm. Here at 42 we also enjoy some great sunday musical evenings. Book your table now to avoid disappointment! Oh and our offers are proper offers, Remember mon-thurs 5pm to 9.30pm the 2 course offer is all night, any starter FREE, with any main course on the menu including any starter or main on the specials board. (that's a proper offer). for the Best value around "Go 42".
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