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Stamford Gate Hotel

Certificate of Excellence
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Halkyn Road, Holywell CH8 7SJ, Wales
+44 1352 712942
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25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I arranged for my family to go to the Stamford Gate on boxing day after losing mum last year, we decided on the set menu at £19.95 per head, there were 14 of us booked in which included 2 under the age of 2. Unfortunately I ended up in Hospital so wasn't able to go but I have been assured... More 

Thank FlintshireWhittle
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Following a warm welcome, we chose a table with impressive views over the estuary. There was a long delay in our order being taken which didn't give a good indication as the restaurant wasn't particularly busy at the time. However, this must have been an oversight as thereon, the service was good and our waitresses were attentive and helpful, Both... More 

Thank WorldlyWelshman
Holywell, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

An update to my previous review. We've been again to the Stamford Gate. My partner had the Prawn Cocktail, whilst I devoured the Leek and Potato soup, which I can honestly say is as good as I've ever tasted. We both followed this up with Roast Beef and were not disappointed. Yorkshire puddings done to perfection, how they get them... More 

Thank Hodgie55
Holywell, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

pleasant friendly staff, relaxed atmosphere,typical local pub /grub.Don,t expect fine dining ,good wholesome pub food,good choice of beers,guest bitters and ,limited wine selection

Thank gareth r
Flint, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

We'd booked a table which was just as well as very busy, attended to by pleasant staff without having to wait, good choice of food and drinks, food came out in good time, no complaints with food or service at all... Disappointed with ladies toilet facilities in bar area... Very poor for such a lovely place.

Thank Jayne919
Chester, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Firstly the food was okay, but the room was vile, there was a stain on one of the beds, then I smelt a very pungent smell and to top it off there were a lot of cracks in the roof!

1 Thank QueenKia12
Holywell, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Went here today for Sunday lunch,arrived around 4 ,I had been really looking forward to a traditional roast dinner. My daughter and I have been here on numerous occasions and ,to be fair,have enjoyed our dining experience. However,I was disappointed with my 'sunday roast' today. The lamb was nice,but a little fatty and stringy,the vegetables were soggy and looked like... More 

Thank bernadette w
Holywell, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Arrived late no table booked was looked after very well and table found on a very busy night.When our food arrived the Steak Pie was super.

Thank Sergix3
Lancashire, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

This was a family vista. There was a family party locally and four of us needed somewhere to stay overnight. Unfortunately we couldn't get double rooms as they were all booked up so we booked 2 x twin rooms. There is no facility to book on line -something I think the owners may want to rectify - so emailed with... More 

Thank Bornblonde1
Connah's Quay, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

I have visited the Stamford for food and drinks a few times this year and it's always consistently good. The staff are attentive, the menu is good, the atmosphere is lovely and the food is beautiful. The bar can get very busy later on at weekends and it's advisable to book a table if eating.

Thank Claire W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Steakhouse, International, Contemporary, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Halkyn Road, Holywell CH8 7SJ, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Flintshire  >  Holywell
  • Phone Number: +44 1352 712942

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?