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Bistro 42

22 Bank Street, Ossett, Wakefield WF5 8NL, England
+44 1924 267746
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (35 reviews)
“fajitas” (7 reviews)
“potato rosti” (5 reviews)
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Bar, International, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
22 Bank Street, Ossett, Wakefield WF5 8NL, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Been before on an evening and decided to try it out at a quieter time. The food here was beautifully cooked and care and attention was taken to our order/needs in the food department, however the service was a little distant and we were left...More

Thank Sanna-Marise
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a table booked for six pm, we arrived early so we could have a drink. The bar staff were as helpful as always, my wife likes the bubblegum dhakari which they told us it was cheaper to buy two. Which we always do,...More

Thank madchef1970
Simon O, Owner at Bistro 42, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much. Kind Regards simon

Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Service was prompt and friendly. Atmosphere for a Wednesday night was charming. The tables were nicely spaced apart and the food was excellent with an ample variety to chose from. I have visited several times on various occasions throughout the years and each time I...More

Thank Harvey B
Simon O, Owner at Bistro 42, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much. simon

Reviewed 11 January 2018

booked for a early New Years Eve meal celebration, On arrival noted restaurant was quite We selected drinks from bar, little disappointed when we noted an offer on prosecco, could not apply for our meal. We were escorted to our table, and perused the selections,...More

Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Excellent meal. Very quiet but nice relaxing environment. Helpful staff. All meals were very good. Will definitely go again.

Thank Amanda J
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Great welcome and decided to have two glasses of presecco whilst perusing the menu. Lovely waitress mentioned that two glasses would cost £10.00 but a bottle was on special for £13.95. No brainier!! Had a fantastic meal with excellent service but when the bill was...More

1  Thank Huntershaw
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Family get together before Christmas we went Bistro 42. After going to the one in Horbury so many times and never being disappointed I was looking forward to it. The food was good, however, my steak was extremely fatty so didnt eat all of it....More

Thank Jobi66
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Been going here since just after it opened. Great service, great food, good beer, I usually have the guest beer and have always been pleasantly surprised. Very friendly staff on front of house and a team in the kitchen who deliver every time. Good selection...More

Thank 22,359
Simon O, Owner at Bistro 42, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2017

THanks for you your efforts in writing this message. Have a Merry Christmas and A Happy New Year.

Reviewed 8 December 2017

We decided to pay a visit to Bistro 42,shortly after an unfortunate experience at another Restaurant nearby.Not having booked a Table I was fearing the worst in not being able to get seated,but this was not the case as we were immediately shown to a...More

Thank pavlosrugbypaul
Simon O, Owner at Bistro 42, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2017

Thank you very much for your kind comments, I will pass these on to the staff. thanks again. Best Regards simon

Reviewed 7 December 2017

Yet again we choose Bistro 42 for our Christmas get together. Some people in the office decided not to go for the Christmas option. 26 of us dined from the menu. 26 different meals all served with a smile and to perfection. Paddy is front...More

Thank Gillian H
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Amanda K
6 June 2017|
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Response from Wakeywarrior | Reviewed this property |
They now got 5 again so may go back again now. Hopefully will not deteriorate ever again.
13 October 2016|
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Response from Paul H | Reviewed this property |
hi Chris i dont work there but try and ring them on this number 01924 267746 for your answer..
Kerith L
3 July 2016|
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Response from Elizabeth E | Reviewed this property |
Yes it does
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Bank Street, Ossett, Wakefield WF5 8NL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Wakefield  >  Ossett
  • Phone Number: +44 1924 267746
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