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The Woodman

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Bar, British, Pub, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly

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The Woodman Pub Is a cosy traditional looking pub serving fresh food 7 days a week cooked by Phill Upton who is michelin trained and served by vicky upton his wife off 14 years. The woodman offers you a warm welcome. You can also pop in for our award winning cask mark real ales or just for a chat and coffee and cake. The food at the woodman is your tradtional style pub grub but done with a modern twist. Phill Vicky and staff look forward to seeing hear at the woodman pub for a great pint and good honest home cooked food. Not forgeting we also cater for race day breakfasts here at the Woodman and open for coach parties on race days
US$5 - US$22
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Bar, British, Pub, Grill
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We booked as had previously missed out because it was too busy. Unsurprising, the food was delicious. My bruschetta starter was beautifully presented and totally delicious, the sharpness of the sundries tomatoes really added to the dish but the pesto had me wiping the plate...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Skippycommon
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had been recommended a few times by our friends to this lovely spot, but living on the other side of York we hadn’t had the opportunity to try. This changed today as we went for a drive with my parents and found ourselves in...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Martin B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We held my dad's wake here, the food was perfect from the buffet menu enough for 40+ guests that came. The staff were lovely and Vicky was so helpful from start to finish. The kids played outside in the big beer garden so great for...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 221,106
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I booked a table at this pub for food after a recommendation by a friend. We all had Sunday lunch and the presentation, taste and overall quality of our meals exceeded our expectations. Everything was fresh and tasted simply delicious. The vegetables...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank b12500
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have put off writing this review for a month now - but I am still mad. We went as a family of six for Sunday lunch. The lunch was fine - after all it is a pub not a fine dining experience. We ordered...More

Date of visit: February 2019
4  Thank drumhorc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We come here all the time but always forget to write a review. The amazing food is always consistent. The service is just right. Very friendly & informative but not intrusive. It was wonderful to see the landlady behind the bar. She runs a very...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Pat C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good wheelchair access with disabled bathroom. Food excellent and friendly staff. Service a bit on the slow side considering it was quiet.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Diwheels
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took my 94-year-old Mum for Sunday dinner yesterday. I had the arancini, Mum had the beef (a very generous child's portion) and my partner had the pork. We all thoroughly enjoyed our meals. The food was well cooked and tasty. Somehow we managed deserts...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank mcgriv1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for evening meal as unable to get in at usual pub in bish. Had a lamb burger, like eating a flip flop, suspect precooked and warmed up. That said kids meals were a decent portion tho quite pricey for what they were. Shame food...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank livelife81
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I, together with our cousins (who live nearby) visited the woodman again on Saturday 23rd Feb for a late lunch. We had our two small dogs with us and as usual, the welcome was very warm and friendly from the staff. Although...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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22 December 2018|
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Response from Chris K | Reviewed this property |
Yes the Woodman is very good at identifying allergies options
Teresa M
22 September 2018|
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Response from michael1990WL | Reviewed this property |
We took our dog. He was allowed in the restaurant and beer garden. He wasnt allowed on the restaurant furniture which we wouldnt expect anyways! Hope this helps!
14 April 2018|
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Response from Critical-Visitor | Reviewed this property |
Yes, outside space with adventure playground.
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