27 of the best pubs in Pontefract and Castleford, according to TripAdvisor

We all love a nice summer evening in a beer garden, and we've probably all got a favourite place to go for a pub lunch. But how do your favourites rank on this list?

Friday, 7th June 2019, 12:49 pm
These are the 29 best pubs in the Pontefract and Castleford area, according to their ratings on TripAdvisor.
These are the 29 best pubs in the Pontefract and Castleford area, according to their ratings on TripAdvisor.

These are the 29 best pubs in the Pontefract and Castleford area, according to their ratings on TripAdvisor. Click here for 9 of the best places for fish and chips in Castleford and Pontefract, according to TripAdvisor.

Wakefield Road, Ackworth. Promising review: "The pub is lovely inside, cosy and comfortable. One of my favourite places to eat."
Pontefract Road, Knottingley. Promising review: "Taken aback how friendly and welcoming the staff are especially Fran and Laura , will definitely be coming back."
Colorado Way, Castleford. Promising review: "Lovely food, very good service from bar staff and waiter, very friendly and welcoming, will be coming back."
Thorpe Lane, Badsworth. Promising review: "The staff are so welcoming and the food is great value for money. We fully enjoyed our day. Highly recommend."
Hardwick Road, Pontefract. Promising review: "Visited today with my friend and really enjoyed the food and the service was amazing. Will definitely be back to visit soon."
37 Southgate, Pontefract. Promising review: "Really nice place to visit for breakfast, lunch and evening drinks. They brew freshly ground coffee and offer a wide variety of alcoholic beverages and cocktails to die for!"
The Studio, 29 Ropergate, Pontefract. Promising review: "Thoroughly enjoyed our lunch, staff were attentive and keen to please. Drinks were fab. Decor was modern and cosy Will definitely return."
Altofts Lane, Whitswood, Castleford. Promising review: "What a lovely way to spend an afternoon with family and friends. A great experience, I highly recommend it."
Doncaster Road, Thorpe Audlin, Pontefract. Promising review: "WoW when our meals came there was absolutely loads with a side of homemade coleslaw. I would highly recommend to anyone visiting the area to definitely call in, its worth a visit!"
Silver Street, Fairburn. Promising review: "2 friendly young waitresses served us, they were really helpful and nothing was too much trouble. We will be back, thank you."
Great North Road, Pontefract. Promising review: "We are ladies of a certain age that lunch! we all chose from the senior citizens menu.The food was excellent, Hot and tasty and exceptional value for money."
34 South Baileygate, Pontefract. Promising review: "Fabulous food and good portions the quality for the money is amazing cant fault it . And a free pudding whats not to like cant wait to again."
Pontefract Road, Ackworth. Promising review: "Visited with friends. Food and service were excellent and dogs allowed in the tap room area. No frills but worth a visit."
62 Wakefield Road, Ackworth. Promising review: "The menu was very interesting and the food was lovely. The playground outside was also good for the little one. We will definitely be visiting again."
Park Road, Glass Houghton. Promising review: "The food was lovely and always polite and friendly staff. We go quiet a lot for most occasions. We will be back again soon."
72 Pontefract Road, Castleford. Promising review: "We have been back twice in the last week, food is very tasty, very clean inside, and the staff very friendly, warm and welcoming, and polite, and made effort to chat to us, would definitely recommend."
Xscape, Colorado Way, Castleford. Promising review: "We were very impressed by the helpful staff and easy on the eye decor. The food was good and arrived quickly. I would definitely recommend this pub."
2 High Street, Upton. Promising review: "Lovely little pub. Barmaid is always happy and remembers you. Food is lovely and the staff are very attentive. This is becoming our regular."
Hemsworth Lane, Fitzwilliam. Promising review: "Come here often as the quality of food is amazing theres a great choice of meals on the menu including special board. Never disappointed brilliant value for money, fresh tasty food!"
Estcourt Road, Darrington. Promising review: "Second visit here and was just as lovely! Great choices on the menu, delicious food and really friendly staff. Well done guys!"
Doncaster Road, Ackworth. Promising review: "We had a brilliant meal the food and service was very good. We really enjoyed our visit and will be back."
Horsefair, Pontefract. Promising review: "Food was nice. Drinks cheap and good. Not too busy and well spaced out. Nice relaxed atmosphere. Can get busy on an evening but not too much of a problem."
Front Street, Glasshoughton. Promising review: "The staff were friendly and welcoming. The food was good had a really good dinner they were very good in the way of what I wanted on my dinner as I don't like everything. Would definitely go back again."
8 Cross Hill, Pontefract. Promising review: "We go here to eat and have a few drinks regularly and everything is spot on. Can't think of a single negative thing to say, it ticks all the boxes for me and my family."
Great North Road, Darrington. Promising review: "Enjoyed a drink and a meal with a few pals, the value was very good, the food was good and the service wasnt bad either."
New Road, Pontefract. Promising review: "When it arrived, the food was nice and home-cooked so the wait didnt seem too bad. The atmosphere was nice and the staff were friendly."
Carr Wood Road, Colorado Way, Castleford. Promising review: "This is a too regular favourite of ours on a Sunday morning. The staff have always been fast and efficient. The food is cooked to order and of a high standard The venue clean and tidy."