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Towngate Brasserie

$$ - $$$, European, British
2 Towngate | Hipperholme, Halifax HX3 8JB, England
+44 1422 207929
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Overview
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“parfait” (14 reviews)
“steak” (39 reviews)
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CUISINES
Contemporary, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
2 Towngate | Hipperholme, Halifax HX3 8JB, England
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1 - 10 of 390 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fab place .... 2nd time we eaten there in recent months, 1st time we opted for the a la carte amazing food, service and presentation, tonight we opted for the steak night, great value and must admit the best steak I have had in recent...More

1  Thank Bfdppl
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Three couples for a Friday evening meal. From the outset there was no front of house coordination. Pre dinner drinks were very slow, once seated very obvious finished plates were left uncollected unless asked to be cleared, staff were standing aimlessly not actively looking round...More

Thank Tophatfreak
Reviewed 4 days ago

WOW!!! Its been awhile since we visited Towngate Brasserie, this is the first time we have been since the make over and it certainly won't be the last. The Rachel and all the staff were very friendly and welcoming nothing was too much trouble. The...More

2  Thank diana s
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our lovely evening here turned out to be a big disappointment- the first let down was when I asked for a vodka and Coke - the barmaid informed me that they only sold Grey Goose or Bombay Sapphire - and charged us £6.10 for the...More

Thank debstay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited Towngate many times and each time has been exceptional and this meal was no exception. Looking forward to seeing what The Loft looks like and returning with our families in September for joint birthday celebrations. The only problem with Towngate is trying...More

1  Thank Rovingrabbits
Towngate B, Owner at Towngate Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind comments which I will pass on to the kitchen team. If you want anything special for your birthday celebrations just drop me an e-mail to info@towngatebrasserie.co.uk and we will see what we can do. Kind regards Tim Owner

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were present when party including "Mr Flemlng" arrived. We witnessed this party's behaviour. They displayed a complete lack of respect for anyone, other customers and staff alike. They were extremely loud to the point of shouting at each other. Their language was gutteral too....More

5  Thank Allen B
Towngate B, Owner at Towngate Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I heard about this from my front of house manager. It is always difficult to assess things when you are not personally in attendance so your impartial review is most welcome. We always want customers to enjoy their visit to us but there are limits...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food average top dollar prices wasn't aware of there not allowed to enjoy yourself policy and no we weren't drunk managerial skills need improving never go there again

1  Thank Robert F
Towngate B, Owner at Towngate Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I understand a customer has left a response following your visit. Since he was there on the night next to your table his response is fair and independent.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Second visit since the new head chef took over and have to say the food is excellent the hospitality of the front of house team was on par with the food and that was faultless would recommend to anybody who wants a very high standard...More

1  Thank tom c
Towngate B, Owner at Towngate Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Our new head chef Will is on a mission ! and he never fails to impress with his creations. We have a gourmet evening coming up on the 28th/29th September which will be quite special. We still have some places so if you fancy it...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For my birthday we popped in for the early menu which is an absolute steal at £14.99. In return we were served one if the best meals for some time. Last weekend we ate at the Pipe & Glass 1 Michelin star restaurant and I...More

1  Thank babs1111
Towngate B, Owner at Towngate Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

The pipe and glass is indeed Michelin star and praise indeed that we compare favourable. I will pass on your comments to the kitchen team and front of house. best regards Tim owner

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this evening for the first time. The food & service were excellent. The staff were very friendly & made us feel welcome. I had the beef rump which was very tender. We will most definitely be visiting again.

1  Thank Lindsey S
Towngate B, Owner at Towngate Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind response. it is always a pleasure to hear that first time customers had a great time at the restaurant. we look forward to seeing you again soon. Best regards Tim Owner

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Amanda M
9 September 2017|
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Response from Towngate B | Property representative |
Hi Amanda yes we can adapt food off the menu to be gluten free kind regards Towngate brasserie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 21:30
Thursday
17:30 - 21:30
Friday
17:30 - 21:30
Saturday
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Towngate | Hipperholme, Halifax HX3 8JB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: +44 1422 207929
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Description
Based in Hipperholme a village in the Calderdale area of West Yorkshire, located between the towns of Halifax and Brighouse comes Towngate Brasserie.
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