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231 Barnsley Road | Huddersfield, Denby Dale HD8 8TX, England
+44 1484 862 912
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12:00 - 23:30
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Sun - Thu 12:00 - 23:30
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Decor too grey and rather depressing .The carpet is an insult to diners and needs urgent replacement. Food good but lacks refinement -soup bland and we had to ask for butter with the bread -also no lemon on prawn cocktail. Staff seem ill at ease/unsure and we were served by 3 different waitresses. Tables too close and could hear every... More 

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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a delightful place. Well worth a visit. The staff couldn't be more helpful. I had my 86 year old mother with me who can be a little cantankerous and they made sure she was happy and comfortable. Really busy so you will have to book. Food wonderful, excellent menu and a great selection on the drinks menu too.

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Thank Rachel M
Barnsley, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having previously called for a drink my wife and I called today for lunch and thoroughly enjoyed meals. My wife had one of the lite bites and I had the steak and ale pie. Both were beautifully presented and the pie was piping hot. I couldn't manage a dessert but my wife had the sticky toffee pudding and said it... More 

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Thank stephen12011960
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58 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had the pleasure of coming to The Dunkirk for a hen do. We were there from 2pm til about 5. We had the small private room upstairs to ourselves that leads onto the balcony. There is a small bar up there with toilets. The lady behind the bar was fantastic and lovely all afternoon, nothing was too much trouble. All... More 

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Thank kay9797
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been to the newly refurbished Dunkirk several times for lunch. I like the renovated decor, I personally feel it's been done very well. The staff are welcoming and I feel they are working hard to fully establish the place. I feel the menu is reasonably priced, but it's quite limited at lunch time. That said, I've always enjoyed... More 

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Thank John B
Holly H, Public Relations Manager at The Dunkirk, responded to this review

Morning John, Thank you for your review following your recent visits to The Dunkirk. We're always looking to build on what we do and welcome your feedback on our menu. If I could just take the time to reiterate our full menu is served both at lunchtimes and in the evening (Tues-Sun) with the added benefit of fresh sandwiches 12noon-2pm... More 

Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just a great local whether on my own, with the husband or with the family, always welcome and never had a bad drink (although the Atom is a particular taste)

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Thank hudsonjamie67
Penistone, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Hadn't been to the Dunkirk since before it was remodelled and the new modern country look felt a bit like being in a cafeteria. Sunday afternoon at 1pm looking around at numerous empty tables with reserve signs and were told we could eat at a table in overstuffed arm chairs which was not fit for purpose even though the empty... More 

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Thank SunflourGirl
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67 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Came for a meal with some friends. Pub really busy as you would expect for a Saturday night. Really noisy- had to shout to hear each other! Good drinks selection but menu quite limited. Staff were friendly and service was fine. Would go back for an afternoon sandwich and chips but probably not for evening meal.

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1 Thank Tom M
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

The decor of the pub is lovely, good selection of beers and spirits. As a bar/pub I cannot fault it. The food and service however is another matter. Been here twice now and service is very poor. Staff not attentive at all. Menu is simple but the food is average, certainly nothing to shout about. Wouldn't be able to recommend.

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1 Thank mat_huddersfield
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50 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

First time we had visited in years & tempted in by recent refurbishment. Food was good with large portions. Delivered hot. Service was friendly & food was delivered quickly. Didn't quite have the Wow factor but will come again when we fancy some satisfying pub grub. Prices typical for type of food.

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Thank John T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 2,170
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:30
Monday
12:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:30
Thursday
12:00 - 23:30
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 231 Barnsley Road | Huddersfield, Denby Dale HD8 8TX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Denby Dale
  • Phone Number: +44 1484 862 912
Description
Real ale pub serving artisan gins and traditional pub fayre. All are welcome including families, walker, cyclists & dogs.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?