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The Benjamin Fawcett

Middle Street North, Driffield YO25 6SW, England
+44 1377 249130
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good37%
  • Average22%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible11%
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Middle Street North, Driffield YO25 6SW, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We popped in here before going to a restaurant nearby. It was busy with families and couples, we found a table and enjoyed a couple of drinks before the power went out. A few people left when this happened and more didn't stay when they...More

Thank Helen H
BenjaminFawcett, Manager at The Benjamin Fawcett, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for leaving your review, we are very pleased to hear you enjoyed your drinks with us and look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothing suprising about the Bejamin Fawcett. the usual Weatherspoon pub and eatery. Slow to serve once ordered and can get busy. try others close by, simmular drinks and menu but quicker.

Thank Tony A
BenjaminFawcett, Manager at The Benjamin Fawcett, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave your review, we appreciate your feedback and this is something we are always trying to work on. We hope that you will visit us again in the future to give us another chance to shine!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ate here today with my 4-year old and the food was lovely. I have to have gluten free, unfortunately they don't do gluten free chips and for someone who is a picky eater like me (doesn't like jacket potatoes) there was a bit of...More

Thank Korina C
BenjaminFawcett, Manager at The Benjamin Fawcett, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your great review, we are very pleased to hear you enjoyed your meals with us. We are very proud of the variety of dishes we offer for different nutritional needs so I am very pleased that you we satisfied with your options....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited this place with reservations after my last visit. Even though everyone I knew said "Don't order the steak" I fancied steak so I ordered it, cooked medium my hubby ordered the lamb shank. It was quite busy and most people were eating so...More

Thank Liz H
BenjaminFawcett, Manager at The Benjamin Fawcett, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave your review, we are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your meals with us and gave us a second chance to shine! The red wine is not however stored in the fridge, it is on the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awful service and food and unreasonable staff. Staff incredibly moody and do not care for your experience have no consideration for the customers!More

Thank Karen C
BenjaminFawcett, Manager at The Benjamin Fawcett, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback, I am very sorry to hear that you have not enjoyed your experience with us. This is very unheard of as most of our reviews always praise the staff for their friendliness. If you wish to discuss this further, please...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What you see is what you get! Wother's do a really good breakfast. Meals are ok especially the chicken dishes, small portions but fill the gap and some with a free drink are good value for money especially if you have kids. Staff work really...More

1  Thank 64camilla
BenjaminFawcett, Manager at The Benjamin Fawcett, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for leaving your kind review, we are pleased to hear you enjoy dining with us, if you particularly enjoy the chicken you could always try our 'wing it Wednesday' which is a great hit for chicken lovers! Thanks again and hopefully see you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called into the Benjamin Fawcett after we had been to the Driffield Show, On entering the building and making my way to the bar, I was so surprised how quickly we were served. I have been in many Weatherspoons and always have great difficulty getting...More

Thank JGE1
BenjaminFawcett, Manager at The Benjamin Fawcett, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave your kind review, we are very pleased to hear you enjoyed your meals with us and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 14 July 2017

Apart from the cheap beer and wine there is no reason to visit this establishment. From grubby stained and torn seating to dirty tables. Think we will be visiting other places in future!More

Thank Stumblebum47
BenjaminFawcett, Manager at The Benjamin Fawcett, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave your review, we appreciate your feedback. We are currently in the process of having some table tops and the majority of the chairs re-upholstered to eliminate this issue. We hope you will visit us again and give...More

Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

I go in here regularly with my husband and friends. The drinks cheap food is tasty and cheap. Especially if you have the meal and drink deals. Friendly atmosphere.

Thank Alexandra H
BenjaminFawcett, Manager at The Benjamin Fawcett, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave your kind review, we are very pleased to hear you enjoy visiting our restaurant and look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

The service was fairly fast, but the gravy was watery and peas rock hard. It is my opinion that the standards are dropping in Wetherspoon pubs!More

Thank Terry L
BenjaminFawcett, Manager at The Benjamin Fawcett, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

Thank you for your feedback, we appreciate both positive and negative feedback as it helps us improve our standards for the future. We are very sorry to hear you were disappointed with your visit to us on this occasion, but hope that you visit us...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 00:00
Monday
08:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 00:00
Thursday
08:00 - 00:00
Friday
08:00 - 01:00
Saturday
08:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Middle Street North, Driffield YO25 6SW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  East Riding of Yorkshire  >  Driffield
  • Phone Number: +44 1377 249130
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