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The Union

Calcutt, Knaresborough, England
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible16%
Travellers talk about
“chicken club” (4 reviews)
“peas” (4 reviews)
“roast beef” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Calcutt, Knaresborough, England
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41 - 50 of 61 reviews

Reviewed 2 September 2014

Firstly there was no choice of Roasts - on a Sunday.? So we were pushed to accept a Beef Roast with the eternal dumplings which occupied half the plate and the gravy! The vegetables were overcooked, so relieved to have a good desert. Rather a...More

4  Thank springbuck-kwa
Reviewed 16 August 2014

Returned to the union to give the the new owners a chance,we were not disappointed, very pleasant bar maid very quick service and nice food,I wish them every success.

2  Thank rosie65_10
Reviewed 27 July 2014 via mobile

Went here for lunch today. Good value, friendly staff, wide choice of food. Many different offers during the week so will return soon. Good parking too and cricket to watch just below.

1  Thank ImmigrantTyke
Reviewed 24 July 2014

I'd previously been to this pub last year for my birthday and the food was diabolical. Out of 4 meals only the gammon was edible. Also the welcome was NOT welcoming at all. Needless to say we said we would never go back. However, on...More

2  Thank neverin13
Reviewed 13 July 2014

After visiting the union today we were extremeley disappointed with the service, we also waited over one hour for food, and it wasnt even busy. There was one member of staff moaning about other staff in front of customers, which is very unproffesional. Our overall...More

3  Thank stef72011
Reviewed 1 June 2014

Since the new managers took over at The Union the food has been amazing. We used to regularly visit until we had a bad experience with the previous landlady. I have found my new local!

3  Thank jmskboro
Reviewed 30 May 2014

Would just like to say a great thank you to Beth and all the other staff for the lunch we had on Friday 16th May. It was a sad event that brought our family to the Union, as it was a family funeral lunch.The lunch...More

1  Thank Knaptonfamily
Reviewed 13 March 2014

We decided to give the union another change as the first visit was very disappointing,I'm afraid to say nothing had improved since our previous visit the bar maid was not at all welcoming in fact we felt we were in the way,needless to say we...More

3  Thank rosie65_10
Reviewed 2 March 2014

We visited the union today to celebrate my sisters birthday, we had a wonderful time, food excellent, service excellent , will be going back very soon!!

Thank Deborah T
Reviewed 2 March 2014

it had been suggested by a person at my wifes work to try this pub. everywhere was brilliantly clean especially toilets. the landlord served us and he was very helpfull. we ordered 2 mains and even though we had to wait a it i was...More

Thank bearsbooks
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calcutt, Knaresborough, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Knaresborough
Traditional English pub
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