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The Magnet


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Certificate of Excellence2016, 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Bar, British, Pub
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Stumbled on this pub by accident as we were looking for somewhere to eat in the middle of the afternoon. The food is really good well cooked and nicely presented so we had a lovely meal and for £5.95 was excellent lent value.

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank cag28
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

I have been here on a few occassions for Sunday lunch which is exceptionally good value. There were quite a few dishes to choose from, so we were spoilt for choice. The overall service was excellent as usual, well worth visiting.

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Darren J
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Stumbled upon this pub by chance and was amazed by the food. There was a carvery being served for £5.95 for adults and it included 3 meats plus at least 10 other dishes, all home cooked and looked lovely. Lots of vegetables available and massive...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Eastwor
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Visited here on Tuesday 02/08/2016 with my mum and husband we have never been before so didn't know what to expect. We were greeted with a lovely smile and a warm welcome by Lindsey who kindly explained to us what they do here. We chose...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank kspears1964
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Called for Sunday lunch and the choice you get is unbelievable loads to choose from. Would definitely call again

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank Kevin c
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Me and my boyfriend called in for Sunday lunch and were extremely disappointed, the food was very subpar, the cutlery and glasses were dirty, and the staff seemed overwhelmed. The only redeeming quality was the chocolate fudge cake however, I fear it was bought in...More

Date of visit: June 2016
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Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

My friend and I were in Castleford today for an appointment and afterwards (both starving!) we came across The Magnet. We were welcomed by very friendly staff, the place was clean, tidy and there was a lovely wood burner going which great, very cosy. They...More

Date of visit: March 2016
2  Thank HC198255
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

We came for christmas day so we did not hesitate to come back again for sunday lunch. I must say it is superb great choices in joints and dishes and the vegetables are cooked to perfection. There was a wide variety in desserts. Staff are...More

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank Richard B
Reviewed 17 February 2016

this is the place to bring the family food is fantastic the staff are great and the price is fab,i bring the kids the family on a regular basis and don't ever find fault.

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank Ian L
Reviewed 3 February 2016

We visited here for a 90th birthday party which was held in a function room. The room was warm and had enough seating with space to move around. Bar staff were very friendly and there was a good selection of drinks available. A buffet was...More

Date of visit: January 2016
Thank johnny-glen
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7 May 2018|
Response from travstart | Property representative |
yes we do its £30 per night for a single or £50 per night for a double our rooms are not ensuite its shared bathrooms. if your wanting to book call us 01977552559.
Dorothy R
31 March 2018|
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hi its £9.50 for a 2 course and £12 for 3 course.
24 September 2017|
Response from travstart | Property representative |
hi diane its £3.50
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