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Kings Arms

) #97 of 343 Restaurants in Wakefield $$ - $$$ , British,
Heath Common, Wakefield WF1 5SL, England
+44 1924 377527
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good25%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (25 reviews)
“ale pie” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Heath Common, Wakefield WF1 5SL, England
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1 - 10 of 257 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Have been coming here for a number of years and it's just getting tired the place needs a good clean and coat of paint, I know it has gas light but to my knowledge it hasn't had a coat of paint for over 10 years,...More

Thank H12n14
Reviewed 1 week ago

daughters birthday so we decided to visit here four adults to kids. ordered Sunday lunch we had the soup which was very nice and were looking forward to the main course. must have been a off day as the meat wasnt very nice and the...More

Thank jimbobleeds61
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Overpriced basic fayre. Paid £16 for steak meal. Chips were inedible, tomatoes and mushroom barely cooked, the onions in onion gravy were raw and the steak overcooked. Must have been the chef's night off :(

1  Thank Kathryn W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went for Sunday lunch last week. The Staff were very pleasant ,nothing was a trouble. The starter I had was Garlic mushrooms , I also had roast pork. They were both excellent and very generous portions and The red wine was also very good...More

Thank arover452
Leanne M, Manager at Kings Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for your lovely review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your meal and overall visit. We look forward to seeing you again soon :)

Reviewed 14 May 2017

Having been here a year ago in the restaurant for a wonderful meal we thought we as a party of 6 would return. Oh dear what a difference a year makes. The menu is extremely limited and there was not anything that 2 of our...More

Thank margaret h
Leanne M, Manager at Kings Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Hi Margaret, I apologies that your visit to The Kings Arms was not to your satisfaction, it is extremely disappointing to hear. It is our policy to keep the dining areas separate and this includes separate menus for the restaurant and bar, but please rest...More

Reviewed 4 May 2017

Having enjoyed a brisk walk around the Anglers Country Park, we called here for a well earned pint and a sandwich. As ever, there is an excellent selection of ales and we ordered a couple of sandwiches from the bar menu. These were very fulsome,...More

Thank CugsyWestYorkshire
Leanne M, Manager at Kings Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

Hello, Thank you for your lovely review. We would have to agree that a pint is well deserved after such a walk! It's wonderful to hear you enjoyed your lunch and we apologise that you felt the wait for the sandwiches was a little too...More

Reviewed 24 April 2017

We have had really good meals here before, and the beer is good. However looking for somewhere for a light lunch on Sunday we thought the website description below " Dining Times Bar Food Monday - Thursday 12 noon - 3pm & 5pm - 9pm...More

2  Thank Steve B
Leanne M, Public Relations Manager at Kings Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Dear Steve, I apologise for your less than satisfactory trip to The kings Arms this past Sunday. I can understand your frustration at the situation and agree that the website should have been clearer on the dining that is offered on a Sunday. I will...More

Reviewed 18 April 2017

Two of us called in for lunch on Bank Holiday Monday. The dining room is charming and full of character. Our meals were excellent, right through to the coffee and the staff were pleasant and efficient. A very enjoyable experience.

1  Thank Bill H
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Walked from Stanley riverside for a drink to this old pub. Food looked delicious and had I have not left a leg of lamb in the oven we would of dined there. £14 for 2 courses is a little expensive in my eye but going...More

1  Thank Claire G
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

6 of us with Grandma for her Birthday. Excellent food and good service. Reasonable prices for the quality of food as well.

1  Thank SMorgans77
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Does this pub do any real ales
13 April 2017|
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Response from 99billybrown | Reviewed this property |
yes i believe it does do not that im a beer drinker
Still don't know where he went?? Does anyone else??
19 September 2016|
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Response from gorgeouspaula | Reviewed this property |
Would really like to kno thanks xx
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Heath Common, Wakefield WF1 5SL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Wakefield
  • Phone Number: +44 1924 377527
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