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Kings Arms

) #100 of 345 Restaurants in Wakefield ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
Heath Common, Wakefield WF1 5SL, England
+44 1924 377527
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good25%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (25 reviews)
“ale pie” (3 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
Heath Common, Wakefield WF1 5SL, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Have been here on occasions over the years but this was a first time for Sunday lunch & was not disappointed. Sea bass was superb & a generous portion. My wife had the steak & ale pie which was packed with meat, my in-laws had...More

Thank Nigel B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited for lunch with my 10 month old daughter and mum. Really disappointing as the food took over half an hour to be served (it was quiet on a Tuesday at midday) and when it came it was disgusting. A plain jacket potato seemed like...More

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My Husband and I visit the Kings Arms on a regular basis for a lovely relaxing drink. All the Staff are lovely, kind and polite. We had Sunday Lunch yesterday, I had Roast Pork and my Husband had Roast Beef, both were absolutely delicious. The...More

1  Thank julie m
Leanne M, Manager at Kings Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Julie & Bob, Thank you so much for your lovely review! It was, as it always is, our pleasure having you at The Kings Arms. It's fantastic to hear you both enjoyed your Sunday Lunch....home made Yorkshire puddings are definitely the best! Your thanks...More

Reviewed 5 weeks 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
Leanne M, Manager at Kings Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to review The Kings Arms. We appreciate all of your comments and would like to assure you that we have a dedicated cleaning team who work every morning before opening, ensuring the venue is maintained and cleaned before...More

Reviewed 13 June 2017

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
Leanne M, Manager at Kings Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to The Kings Arms. An apology is not necessary, we appreciate all customer feedback, both positive and negative, as we are constantly working hard to improve and ensure we provide the best possible service...More

Reviewed 2 June 2017

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 :(More

1  Thank Kathryn W
Leanne M, Manager at Kings Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Kathryn, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience. We are extremely sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your visit to The Kings Arms. We pride ourselves on serving high quality food at great value. We can ensure that we...More

Reviewed 25 May 2017

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 7 June 2017

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 3 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

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yes i believe it does do not that im a beer drinker
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
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
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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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