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The Cow Shed

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53 Northgate, Wakefield WF1 3BP, England
+44 1924 291044
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12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
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Mon - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
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Wakefield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

The Cow Shed are a very friendly restaurant serving very good food. I would definitely recommend them for a good meal

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Thank AdrianMov1949
Barnsley, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Valentines Night - just perfect, wonderful fillet as always, lovely atmosphere & People x Nice to see a local restaurant using local produce not 'cashing in' & serving their normal menu - Only question is 'are they 'real' chips ie not frozen supplied 'real chips but actual peeled potatoes????? Thank you from myself & David just lovely x Finally a... More 

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Thank Leona R
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

First time at cow shed but definitely not the last. Lovely little resteraunt . Food was really good, steak done perfect. Creme brulee yummy. Pate' starter was really tasty. Staff are lovely, nothing too much trouble. The place is spotless. Thanks andy for taking me. Cya soon cow shed . X

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Thank Debbie C
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

very enjoyable evening had by all. lovely food, good service and very friendly staff. nothing was too much trouble. very helpful. reasonable prices too.

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Thank Sharon H
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

We went to cow shed after wanting a change n hadn't been for years.what an amazing place.excellent food staff very friendly and very attentive without pestering.we will defiantly be back as we have been missing out on a wonderful restaurant.x

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Thank Jojobarn
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Visited cowshed on several occasions and it never disappoints. Exceptionally good food at reasonably priced. Services is excellent nothing is ever too much trouble. Highly recommended.

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Thank GMKendrew
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017

My wife and I regularly eat here. Food is always delicious and the early bird menu is very good value.

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Thank Kris S
West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017

Went again for a quick lunch last Saturday. From the two course menu. Steak, and chips. with salad. Beautiful steak and cooked as I asked for it. Could do with just half a tomato to give it the finishing touch. This was followed by Creme Brulee' which was excellent. Service was excellent, the young man serving is polite and efficient.

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Thank 406brownb
Ossett, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017

Came on a friday night and dined from the early bird menu which is fantastic value at 3 courses at £18.95, not many places do an early bird offer on a Friday. Pate starter was delicious and there was the right amount of toast and onion marmalade for this. Steak with diane sauce cooked perfectly, chips spot on. Dessert of... More 

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Visited the cow shed for the first time the other night with my other half and our friends due to their excellent recommendation and we were not disappointed! we all had starters which were beautiful and fillet steaks for mains, I asked if I could have the steak with the sides that usually came with the beef medallions which was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$24 - US$62
Cuisine
British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 Northgate, Wakefield WF1 3BP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Wakefield
  • Phone Number: +44 1924 291044
Description
The Cow Shed focuses on serving local seasonal produce, cooked with a modern English style – presented to you in our cosey and intimate dining room by a professional team of attentive waiting staff, and accompanied by a wide selection of wines.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?