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The Cow Shed

53 Northgate, Wakefield WF1 3BP, England
+44 1924 291044
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (278 reviews)
“pate” (27 reviews)
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CUISINES
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
53 Northgate, Wakefield WF1 3BP, England
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1 - 10 of 839 reviews

Reviewed today

Revisited The Cow Shed a couple of weeks ago... not been for a while.. but wont be leaving it so long before our next visit! The food was lovely.. esp enjoyed the Celery and spring onion soup, and the sliced medallions of beef that were...More

Thank Angel R
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We love this place Great choice of food, something s little bit different. Well presented. Great value. Perfect service

Thank Eeeeeebygum
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited last night for a family meal. As always the food was excellent but what stood out for us was the customer service. At Christmas we were given a gift voucher for the Cow Shed but we couldn't find it. My husband told the...More

Thank Theshaws01
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and my partner, and on various other occasions with friends/family have visited the Cow Shed and every time the experience has been fantastic. Waitresses are very friendly and attentive throughout the meal. The red wine in particular is wonderful and from those who have...More

Thank Seanfl91
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic restaurant!! Best meal in Wakefield by far!! Seriously can't wait to go back.!! Nothing at all to fault!! We both had the fillet which was perfect. Can't wait to return!!

1  Thank Happylife0615
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had heard many good things about this place so was excited to visit. However, we sat in a freezing draft (never took our coats off), sat next to the cutlery station so a constant rattling of silverware going on behind us, but that was...More

Thank Herbevor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place to eat. Small but cosy. Food is really good and not unreasonably priced given the quality. Note that you can use AmEx if you pay at the bar rather than at your table.

Thank TheBob623
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Decided to have a mushroom stroganoff instead of my usual steak and it was lovely, good friendly service an£ excellent value for money

Thank Kim Davie G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the cow shed not so long a go, the steak I had was cooked perfectly for me and I really enjoyed it, food came quickly and all staff greeted us very well. But my favourite part of the night was eating the homemade...More

1  Thank Chelseam9998
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for a meal yesterday and it really was very good. The staff were helpful, friendly and not overbearing. Our friends were quite late arriving, but never were we made to feel pressured or rushed. The food was of great quality, particularly the...More

Thank Sarah C
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Questions & Answers
Ann-Marie G
7 October 2017|
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Response from love-to-eat1987 | Reviewed this property |
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P W
28 April 2017|
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Response from Robert S |
Hi, we accommodate children but we don't have a children's menu, we can do smaller portions of some pasta, steak, chicken and salmon dishes on the lunch and dinner menus. We always do whatever we can. Cowshed Team🐮
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Yvonne B
5 March 2017|
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Response from Fionnuala H | Property representative |
We don't have a specific menu but we always do what we can for those with food intolerances. Feel free to phone for a chat to discuss further. Admin
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 27 - USD 70
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 Northgate, Wakefield WF1 3BP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Wakefield
  • Phone Number: +44 1924 291044
Description
The Cow Shed focuses on serving local seasonal produce, cooked with a modern English style – presented to you in our cosey and intimate dining room by a professional team of attentive waiting staff, and accompanied by a wide selection of wines.
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