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Expect average pub food and you won’t be disappointed

Not a bad menu and at the time of visit they had rugby Six nations themed burgers which looked... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2018
FarkSake
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Essex, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great pub and staff.

Stayed in the premier inn just round the corner for a couple of nights. Was looking for a decent... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2017
William_Robert
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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23 Feb 2018
“Expect average pub food and you won’t be disappointed ”
26 Nov 2017
“Below average pub grub”
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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Not a bad menu and at the time of visit they had rugby Six nations themed burgers which looked amazing (but only noticed them after I ordered.). It’s all ok and the pulled pork is very nice. Avoid the curry sauce as it has less...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank FarkSake
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Food was awful, even for basic pub grub. Chips were inedible. There was a dirty mop type smell as you walked in, which lingered throughout. The barman was friendly but it’s certainly not what it used to be unfortunately.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Jasonwood88
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Stayed in the premier inn just round the corner for a couple of nights. Was looking for a decent pub having tried the ubiquitous Wetherspoons which was rammed and is the cheapest of the few pubs in the town centre. Some one recommended the Wheatsheaf...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank William_Robert
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Called in for a few pints and something to eat. Good selection of beer and a varied menu. Special mention for Luke T who was working the bar on his own and did a great job of looking after us and provided a good service...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Ian C
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Business Trip, staying at nearby Premier Inn. Went in for a few beers. It has good real ale. Watched the Liverpool V Chelsea game. The natives were friendly but they couldn't fathom what a Scouser was ding in there,

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 21 November 2016

Only went in for a few drinks on a Friday night. Not that busy really as it really close to the uni. Was okay though, no issues.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank 1TRFC
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Have to say it is a well located pub with good range of drinks at average prices. Food, unfortunately really not up to scratch - all meals were somewhat overcooked and dry. Had we not been in hurry to catch train we certainly would have...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Firefly306
Reviewed 1 October 2016

This popular pub is a good meeting place and offers a traditional venue for a pint or for a group wanting to meet. The menu is pub fare but reasonably priced and well prepared.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Paul R
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

Absolutely disgusting food, served cold. Manager argued with me, refused to rectify my food. Was unhygienic and disgusting over all

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Danielle F
Reviewed 23 March 2016

The Wheatsheaf is a great pub with the main attraction being its abundance of pool tables, and the fact it has small (albeit fairy low-resolution) TVs inside some of the booth tables. I will say that you may want to check beforehand whether there's a...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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