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1885 The Restaurant

Recreation Ground Stainland Road | Stainland, Halifax HX4 9HF, England
+44 1422 373030
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good17%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork chop” (3 reviews)
“prix fixe” (5 reviews)
“tasting menu” (9 reviews)
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British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Recreation Ground Stainland Road | Stainland, Halifax HX4 9HF, England
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

I took a trip to 1885 with my family and partner for my birthday in May. We ordered the meat platter which is just divine! It's a sharer for two but there is SO MUCH FOOD and it's all delicious! This place comes highly recommended.

Thank Esther P
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Really friendly staff, comfortable atmosphere and excellent food. I can personally recommend the chicken with crab and pear - it really works! And the cheese selection was amazing. And the assiette of desserts. And the wine. Innovative flavour combinations, - great use of gin and...More

Thank Simon M
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Had Sunday lunch here with my wife, the meal portions are large and really well presented. We managed three courses but were absolutely struggling to finish the pudding. The price is excellent, just over £50 for two including drinks. I think booking is essential and...More

Thank Roger B
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We have returned again to 1885 Restaurant and will do again and again - it has been a real pleasure! Food was outstanding; we had the taster menu - which admittedly is an indulgence for the taste buds but so so worth it. Every dish...More

Thank DotAdair
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Nice little place with very welcoming staff. Decor was spot on for a British pub and it was buzzing with people mid day. I could not choose from a great menu of Steak and Ale pies, fish and chips to the amazing burgers. Onion rings...More

Thank Santacruz68
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Had dinner last night with three friends - we shared a fish plank for starter and there was a great selection of fish (battered haddock, prawns, scallops, monkfish) and enough for four for a starter. Served with lettuce, coleslaw and lemon wedges. This was followed...More

Thank Goldie G
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

What an evening of delight for the most demanding foodie! Choice of fair priced fixed menu or even the a la carte were not strong enough to stop us indulging in the tasting menu with a carefully selected drink for every course making the perfect...More

Thank RichardCQBM
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

First of all I would like to say the foods is not average, it is good but it wouldn't let me put 3.5 stars. Annoyingly it could of been so much better but for some unforgivable mistakes by the Chef. Positives were that the drinks...More

1  Thank brushter
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Food is perfect. Staff are excellent and very friendly. Very warm and cosy restauran. Would recommend the deep fried Brie and also Sunday lunch

1  Thank mandy C
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Booked a table in the restaurant for Sunday lunch and got served just that. Four courses that tickled all our taste buds. Would we go back- Yes We're the staff tentative - Yes Was the setting pleasant - Yes Was it value for money -...More

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Questions & Answers
16 August 2015|
Response from NathanEvans | Property representative |
Booking is always recommended but not essential regards 1885
3 January 2015|
Response from NathanEvans | Property representative |
yes all our rooms have hairdryers regards 1885
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$2
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Recreation Ground Stainland Road | Stainland, Halifax HX4 9HF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: +44 1422 373030
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