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The Magnet

) #15 of 80 Restaurants in Castleford £ , British,
72 Pontefract Road, Castleford WF10 4BG, England
+44 1977 552559
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pie” (5 reviews)
“roast pork” (3 reviews)
“rabbit” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
72 Pontefract Road, Castleford WF10 4BG, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

Visited for sunday lunch with family. Firstly you can only have a 2 course option either a starter and carvery or a pudding and carvery, personally i would of just liked the carvery as this is plenty enough in my opinion. Theres a good selection...More

Thank dc7911
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hello, I visited the magnet hotel with my family for A Sunday Carvery on The 16th of A July. I was initially greeted by a woman named Joanne. She offered very quick service, getting us to a table in the busy restraunt very quickly, which...More

Thank J_o_e125664467
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have had Sunday lunch several times here and have always been very satisfied with the quality of the food and service. On our visit on 9 July, I had roast pork and my husband had the slow braised lamb with a cheese and potato...More

Thank Keystone02
Michelle Ann D, Owner at The Magnet, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review and bringing to my attention the way you were treated on your visit to the Magnet. I can assure you the way the situation was or not dealt with is not company policy I can't apologise enough for what happened....More

Reviewed 23 May 2017

Visited in December 2016 with a party of elderly people for their Xmas lunch provided by the manager of breadalbane residential home.what can I say this is the third time I've been here and I would highly recommend the food is delicious staff are friendly...More

Thank oneilllouise
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Spent nearly all day here as we were at a wedding reception, the pub is very clean and all of the staff are very friendly. The wedding lunch was excellent all of the food was presented very well and tasted really good, the evening food...More

Thank Ian W
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Went to my niece's wedding yesterday very good time this place had a great variety of food on offer staff were professional and friendly if you're in this area and looking for a value for money that's above and beyond I strongly recommend that you...More

Thank sinbadthebus
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely place, gorgeous food, friendly and welcoming staff who cannot do enough to accommodate you. Family friendly also.

Thank LauraJM88
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Called in for lunch prior to going to a rugby match. This is our second visit and just like the first occasion we were not disappointed. The pub is spotless and the staff very present. Within 5 minutes of walking in we were choosing our...More

Thank Matthew R
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We visited The Magnet for lunch on Good Friday - we had a little time to kill before a Rugby Game and we tried the pub very much "on spec". We were glad that we did! The pub is tidy, clean and well organised; the...More

Thank SnaithviaCardiff
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Came here a few months back and the food was superb so decided to come back and could not fault it at all. Greeted with a friendly smile from the lady at the door where she showed us to a table and told us everything...More

Thank kspears1964
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72 Pontefract Road, Castleford WF10 4BG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Castleford
  • Phone Number: +44 1977 552559
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