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29A Northgate, Wakefield WF1 3BJ, England
+44 1924 291297
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
29A Northgate, Wakefield WF1 3BJ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We wanted somewhere Italian to eat and came across Rustico, the menu is comprehensive offering the usual Italian fare. My Fiancée had pizza which she made up the toppings herself, I had the seafood pasta, the pizza was tasteless with the cheese topping having a...More

Thank Karl J
Reviewed 6 days ago

A group of us go here for our regular get-together, and are always made very welcome. Food is very Italian, and authentic, wine is excellent and reasonably priced. We eat, drink and while the day away and are never rushed. Bread is first rate, always...More

Thank Eric J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came today for a quick lunch with my partner. The pizza was OK, but I believe that is time to replace the staff, with some energetic people, I felt like I was watching a Zombie's movie. About my Pasta, I had a carbonara, I...More

Thank Max B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We dine here regular if we are shopping in wakeueld. This is a great lunchtime spot and offers excellent value. The staff are very friendly and always on hand. I love the garlic mushrooms

Thank Ken1985rob
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited after a trip to nearby Yorkshire Sculpture Park. Extensive menu, a bit old fashioned with prawn cocktails etc. My pizza had a very good base and was tasty and met expectations. Tasty pepperoni - ham was a bit pre-packaged but I'm being picky. Fast...More

Thank Caroline H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have dined here a few times, and the pasta and pizzas are always fabulous. We usually have a bottle of wine to go with the meal. But on 2 occasions I've found an extra bottle of wine has appeared on the bill. Once I...More

1  Thank christopher d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Myself, my family and friends have been regular customers of Rustico for many years. Unfortunately, I had serious reason to complain during our most recent visit, due to the disgraceful behaviour of two diners at the next table. The managers response was way below acceptable...More

4  Thank Sonia R
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I've been here a few times and the meal and service have always been excellent. The food and wine are inexpensive but always good. Great atmosphere . Friendly but professional. Would recommend.

1  Thank christinewilshaw
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely food and really nice staff , bread on the table and the sauce that's with it is lush the pasta dishes are really big but really tasty not ever had a problem here

1  Thank fran2300
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Been to rustico a couple of times on the past and always been very satisfied. Unfortunately on this occasion the complete opposite. Ordered 2 soft drinks to which one came and was flat. It was replaced but still not the best start. Starters arrived and...More

2  Thank Joey_yorkshire
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9 August 2017|
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Response from suem462015 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there , am sorry do not know for sure but they are very obliging when it comes to special dietary needs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29A Northgate, Wakefield WF1 3BJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Wakefield
  • Phone Number: +44 1924 291297
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