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The Waggon and Horses

Sheffield Road, Oxspring, Barnsley S36 8YQ, England
+44 1226 763259
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pie” (36 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Sheffield Road, Oxspring, Barnsley S36 8YQ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Been there this evening and had a lovely warm welcome. Food was good for the price albeit whilst waiting for food we had open view of waitresses messing with their hair spraying hair spray and applying make up in full view. Thankfully our food did...More

Thank Anita S
Reviewed 2 days ago

The welcome I got on arrival was as warm as the food. I felt like a regular customer not just passing trade.The food was top quality and freshly cooked . I was working in Oxspring that day for the first time and somewhere to eat....More

Thank Anthony G
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a fabulous meal with friends, it was steak night and it didn't disappoint. The food was perfect, the staff were friendly and couldn't do enough for us. Proper Yorkshire humour along the way too from the lady who served us. We cant wait...More

1  Thank Gillian T
Reviewed 3 days ago

A dinner for a party of five, nicely paced (I hate being rushed) and, on the whole, splendid. Main courses were all excellent and the attention to detail was evident. Dietary issues with one of our diners were dealt with efficiently and the dish was...More

Thank JulianPeace66
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came with friend last night who are locals. Food,service everything was excellent! Must definitely be back and will recommend,

Thank Sarahann H
sammybSheffield, Owner at The Waggon and Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sarahann H What a lovely review! Thank you for taking the time to write it. So pleased that you found all aspects 'excellent' and we look forward to see you when you return! Kind Regards Samantha Brewis

Reviewed 1 week ago

best steak we have had in a long time,will definatley be coming back. Very highly recomended,couldnt fault any of our meals,deserts are to die for.More

Thank Christine E
sammybSheffield, Owner at The Waggon and Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Christine E It's lovely to hear that your steak was 'the best you have had in a long time' I will definitely pass on your comments to our chefs. We do receive fabulous feedback on our desserts and it's good to hear you had...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have just arrived home from the Waggon after calling in part-way through a long walk for lunch - the food was delicious (meat & potato pie) and the staff were pleasant & helpful. There's plenty of choice on the menu and the Timothy Taylor's pint...More

Thank chrish111
sammybSheffield, Owner at The Waggon and Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear chrish111 Thank you for the 5* review after your visit to us here at The Waggon! The meat and potato pie is a Waggon favourite with our customers and I am glad you sampled it. Pie and a pint of Timmy Taylors - good...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just dropped in for a drink on Saturday afternoon. The service was excellent, the beer top quality and the ambiance was warm and friendly. We saw some customers eating and the food looked good. We'll be back!

Thank Redmurph16
sammybSheffield, Owner at The Waggon and Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Redmurph161 Short and succinct but what a fantastic review....Thank you! Look forward to seeing you in the near future on your return. Hope fully you will be able to sample some of the dishes from our menu! Kind Regards Samantha Brewis

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have just left this "hidden gem" very satisfied. We actually looked at places to eat around the area on trip advisor as we was on our travels on a day out as we wasn't local. The staff was very very friendly but the food...More

Thank lbdoncaster
sammybSheffield, Owner at The Waggon and Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear lbdoncaster "Hidden Gem" I love the title!! and to say how the food speaks a thousand words coupled with 'friendly staff' is music to our ears as a team. We do provide ourselves on serving what we believe is more than just 'pub grub'...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I visited on August BH Monday for our wedding anniversary. Having looked through TripAdvisor for somewhere new to eat, we were swayed by the very good reviews of The Waggon and Horses and decided to book. When we arrived the place was...More

Thank DKHE2010
sammybSheffield, Owner at The Waggon and Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear DKHE2010 Thank you so much for choosing The Waggon to celebrate your wedding anniversary. As you have noted we do get busy but we do as a team aim to maintain standards at all times and we are pleased we achieved this as you...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 27
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sheffield Road, Oxspring, Barnsley S36 8YQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  South Yorkshire  >  Barnsley  >  Oxspring
  • Phone Number: +44 1226 763259
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Situated within a Yorkshire valley just a short hop from the Trans Pennine Trail, you'll find a warm welcome at the Waggon Here at the Waggon we pride ourselves on the quality of our ingredients and our service. Our restaurant is a traditional, cosy country pub with a roaring log fire to warm you in the winter months and an outside eating area for when the weather is kinder. Wherever possible we use locally sourced ingredients. Special Events We host regular special evenings such as wine tasting, fine wine, fine dining ,spiritualist nights etc Special diets Many of our menu items are Gluten Free or can be offered as a gluten-free option, please ask, our staff will be happy to advise. We also have some vegetarian offerings. If you have any other special dietary needs, please enquire. Private parties Celebrate a birthday with us and we'll provide a free cake and gift for the birthday girl or boy if you book a table for 4 or more, let us know you're celebrating a birthday and we'll do the rest.
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