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Excellent high quality food

Easily the best place In the area for quality of food and not expensive. Staff are very friendly... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
via mobile
Excellent Food

Great food freshly prepared and served by friendly staff. My vegetarian cottage pie was the best... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2018
West Yorks
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Nestled in the leafy area of Upper Washer Lane The Wainhouse Tavern is an impressive building steeped in history. It was once the home of John Wainhouse the architect and owner of Wainhouse Tower. This stunning building is now the home of a free of...more
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Upper Washer Lane | Pye Nest, Halifax HX2 7DR, England
+44 1422 339998
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All reviews food menu the pub sunday lunch food is excellent pie birthday meal lovely local pub selection of beers well worth a visit rosemary ale landlord tower
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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Easily the best place In the area for quality of food and not expensive. Staff are very friendly and can't do enough for you. Sunday lunch is especially exceptional and 6 real ales to choose from! Wonderful!

Thank Adventure817441
Reviewed 16 March 2018

Great food freshly prepared and served by friendly staff. My vegetarian cottage pie was the best ever and my partner's roast pork was wonderful. We shall certainly return.

Thank TomnBobbie
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Lovely local pub with friendly and welcoming staff. The food is beautiful especially the creamy garlic mushrooms

Thank Cassandra O
Reviewed 28 February 2018

we have eaten here a few times now and the chef does the most amazing food. i havent had anything that i didnt like. we will be back soon. the chips are proper chips too. mmmm.

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 6 December 2017

reccommended by local people, we called in here sunday evening to eat, really good honest food,cooked by the landlord Andy, staff really chatty, plus the people in the bar ,it was like being in someones house, brilliant food,downside ,just too much food ,no room for...More

Thank magicmal5
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Cozy comfortable pub. Quality choice of cask ales too. Too much choice on the food menu (my only criticism). Lamb & rosemary pie was full of succulent tasty lamb in a delicious gravy accompanied by home made chips and garden peas. Yum! Great value quality...More

1  Thank F9094AVandrews
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

I love this pub! I love the food... just wish there was more staff. I waited quite a while to be served Friday tea time. I’ve been on a Sunday and felt the same too. Lovely proper pub

1  Thank zoehalifax
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Nice friendly atmosphere, feeling like a nice local now. Selection of real ales, lager, cider and guinness is spot on. Eaten there several times over the last few months and never been disappointed. Excellent home cooked food, good deals too.

1  Thank Verity S
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Hearty portions at very reasonable prices. If you want "proper pub food" this is the place to go! I visit here quite often with both family and the other half. We've never once been disappointed by our meals or the service provided. There is sometimes...More

1  Thank letkateloose
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Been here on many occasion's and its always spot on.The food is all cooked fresh to order and of high quality. The choice of wines ,beers and spirits are wide with a wine list better than a lot of the local wine bars .There is...More

1  Thank sasha m
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