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Kings Croft Hotel

Wakefield Road, Pontefract WF8 4HA, England
+44 1977 600550
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“gammon” (5 reviews)
“beef” (6 reviews)
“mussels” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Wakefield Road, Pontefract WF8 4HA, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went to a wedding reception here and had to leave a review for the food we ate. It really was delicious, you could taste the charcoaled hog roast, it was very impressive, salad crispy and fresh and overall very enjoyable. Staff were friendly and the...More

Thank Emma H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hearty fare rather than delicate, so search in vain for grilled fish and vegetables. However, the restaurant was busy, so they presumably know their clientele.

Thank 1Aldebaran
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been here 4 times for Afternoon tea and I love it everything. Staff are friendly and there is plenty of delicious cakes to choose from.

Thank Becci L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here for the weekend for my sister's wedding so was able to get a good "feel" of the place. To be honest everyone I spoke to didn't have a bad word to say about this place. My only criticism would be the fact...More

Thank NaylorhoodChief
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Eurghhhh. Lovely outside but grim common cliche inside. Expensive drinks and cheap clientele. Won't be back anytime soon.More

Thank Michael G
Shaun I, Owner at Kings Croft Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Difficult to respond to this in a meaningful way. Drinks prices are reasonable and significantly cheaper than many other hotels within a 5 mile radius. I find the description of clientele as "cheap" offensive. We are a very busy wedding and function venue and find...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited her many many times. Food is always lovely. This visit was not quite as good as usual. The wait for our food was way too long. We had been sat at our table for 1 hour 45 minutes and still only had out starter....More

Thank karentucker1966
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked in to stay 2 nights. Don't book to stay in room 8. The noise from the disco downstairs is attrocious. I've travelled the world but have to say this is the worse I've ever experienced. Needed a good night's sleep ready for wedding we...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I booked a afternoon tea for me and 15 friends and family as part of my hen party weekend . We were treated to a great value tea that consisted of Finger Sandwiches , assorted cakes , scones and lots of tea/coffee and prosecco. Everyone...More

Thank Joanne H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We were here for a wedding last Saturday, after hearing a few bad reports on the place I was getting myself ready for the worst but I was pleasantly surprised at the hotel . We checked in , the staff on reception was very friendly...More

Thank Cobygrace3
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Had a disappointing visit to kings croft on a Sunday evening. We had the 2 course for 12 pounds. We went around 6 ish and they didn't have any pie left, I had the beef dinner which, it was as though it had been warmed...More

1  Thank Janeyandy
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Steph m
14 October 2016|
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Response from gracelea | Reviewed this property |
Was only a guest at wedding
terry c
12 July 2015|
Response from chrissym3 | Reviewed this property |
You need to address your question to the hotel.
6 June 2015|
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Response from Andrew P | Reviewed this property |
You'd be better phoning them if you need a timely response, as they don't appear to respond to Trip Advisor questions. The Kings Croft Hotel is about 2 miles from the racecourse. Personally, I'd consider the Tower Guest... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wakefield Road, Pontefract WF8 4HA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Pontefract
  • Phone Number: +44 1977 600550
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