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Royal & Ancient

19 Dalton Bank Road, Huddersfield HD5 0RE, England
+44 1484 900766
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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“salad” (5 reviews)
“sandwiches” (3 reviews)
“prawns” (2 reviews)
12:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
19 Dalton Bank Road, Huddersfield HD5 0RE, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Recently refurbished and a friendly welcome by Steve and Craig, we called in for a light lunch and took advantage of the grazing dishes at £10 for three. We chose potato wedges with tomato salsa & guacamole dips, hickory BBQ pulled pork wedges, and cheesy...More

Thank Sheila F F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food, drinks, live entertainment, and an amazing atmosphere. I'm told the building dates back to before 1818 when it was a local mill. The beauty of this place is charming and the folks working there only serve to prove that charm comes in every...More

Thank Stefanie B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my husband and our son bought tickets for the New Years Eve celebrations. It was great that we could take our 10 year old,as there's not many places that allow kids to attend for these events. We were welcomed at the door by...More

Thank claire B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went to the New Year’s Eve event with my family and had a great time. The staff were welcoming and friendly, the atmosphere was also very friendly and welcoming. The drinks were fairly priced and the food provided was also good. I would happily...More

Thank Lee P
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Happy to have brought new year in with friends and family. Enjoyed it there and staff were amazing! Defo going again in future 😍

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Reviewed 6 December 2017

we arrived 11.55 tues lunch a couple were leaving as we pulled up and said don't bother we didn't reply as they got in their car and drove away a sign saying open was displayed door locked lights everywhere outside and in but no one...More

Thank jacqueline j
Steve J, Owner at Royal & Ancient, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2017

Good Morning Jacqueline, Thank you for your feedback. Firstly, we would like to apologise for the inconvenience caused when you arrived and the pub was closed at 11.55. We have recently taken over the pub and have changed our business hours to Tuesday - Thursday...More

Reviewed 4 October 2017

the meal was good, and the services was all so good.the pub has a lot of character and it`s easy to create a cosy atmosphere.

Thank Geoffrey L
Reviewed 26 August 2017

This party had been booked since April this year and after being let down by 2 previous landlords and landladies Simon the interim landlord stepped up to the plate (pardon the pun), with no prior knowledge of the event , four days to go and...More

1  Thank ali42017
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

First let me start by saying how wonderful the two staff we dealt with were-they obviously were making the best of a bad situation!felt embarrassed for them having to come out and deal with situations beyond their control while the manager hid in the kitchen...More

Thank Carli M
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Went at lunch time. Place was empty, food was awful, I don't work in catering but I can put out better than this. Sorry but I expect better.

2  Thank Deborah C
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13 April 2016|
Response from barrysmith11 |
Pub has been refurbished and will re-open on Friday 7th October 2016 under new management. Don`t know about phone number, but would think it will be same one.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Dalton Bank Road, Huddersfield HD5 0RE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Huddersfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1484 900766
  • E-mail
Marston's Brewery, Welcome you to join us at The Royal and Ancient, our Willow Menu brand brings you all your classic meals but with that extra touch with some home made meals and the Best Sunday meals Done Properly.
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