We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Riverhead Brewery Tap

2 Peel Street, Marsden, Huddersfield HD7 6BR, England
+44 1484 844324
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pie” (14 reviews)
“chicken” (9 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Brew Pub, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2 Peel Street, Marsden, Huddersfield HD7 6BR, England
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (262)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 261 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited on a very busy Saturday, dining in the newly refurb upstairs, having only a small amount of hand pulled beers and soft drinks upstairs (you can order more from downstairs) we got served by a very polite young lady. We had to order...More

Thank BeefEater263
Leanne M, Manager at Riverhead Brewery Tap, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello, Thank you for your lovely review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your visit to Riverhead. It's great to hear we had you leaving the venue with full bellies, though next time you visit you will have to try and save some room...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Riverhead, what have you done? I've been an occasional diner here for years but after yesterday's visit our relationship has come to an end. The lovely dining room upstairs has been transformed into a 'multi-purpose' drinking/dining space which frankly, just feels odd. A mixture of...More

Thank Alexandre D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went to the Riverhead today for lunch, how disappointed we were. We were regular diners, this will be our last visit. Firstly the new look dining area upstairs is more suited to those just drinking. The menu is more like a Brewers Fayre type...More

Thank ellieMcr
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just visited The Riverhead Brewery Tap as part of The Real Ale Trail on the train. We stopped here for lunch and another real ale. We ordered the Happy Valley chicken pies and steak pies which were the best pies we've ever tasted. The beer...More

Thank V30jay
Leanne M, Manager at Riverhead Brewery Tap, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for your lovely review. We are so pleased you where able to visit us on The Real Ale Trail and even more pleased that we were able to serve you the best pies you've ever had! We hope that you come back...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I have been visiting the Riverhead for some years now, it has always been a really nice and welcoming bar and restaurant, with a fabulous selection of real ales and a good food menu. A few weeks back the whole establishment underwent...More

Thank janita f
Leanne M, Manager at Riverhead Brewery Tap, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Janita, Thank you for your lovely review. We are so pleased to hear that you like the refurbishment and enjoyed quiz night...chip butties are always a winner! We have passed along your kind words to Jayne and the team who wholly appreciated them. We...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What. Brilliant pub, great variety of beers, and a few interesting guest ales to tempt the palate. The atmosphere is fantastic, vibrant and cheerful. Highly recommend quiz night, a great laugh and super is provided and is always spot on.

Thank Luke M
Leanne M, Manager at Riverhead Brewery Tap, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Luke, Thank you for your great review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit, we love quiz night so its fantastic to hear that you would recommend it! We hope to see you at the next one :)

Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

This is my first visit to the Riverhead after the refurbishment and I loved it. It really is the perfect casual dining experience now. The food was fantastic, I had the pie and my wife had the burger, really reasonably priced and excellent service by...More

Thank Paul J
Leanne M, Manager at Riverhead Brewery Tap, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Palul, Thank you for your lovely review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit and it's great to hear you are a fan of the new layout. We hope to see you again soon :)

Reviewed 18 July 2017

We haven't been to the Riverhead since its been refurbished and we were pleasantly surprised the food was delicious and the service was great, we were looked after by a young lady with blue green hair upstairs in the elegantly refurbished bar/restaurant, she does serve...More

1  Thank Originalovekatie
Leanne M, Manager at Riverhead Brewery Tap, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for your lovely review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your visit, your kind words have been passed along to the staff. We hope to see you again soon :)

Reviewed 17 July 2017

I am updating my review from last year. Judging from the three reviews below it was a bad day at the riverhead yesterday. First of all the renovations are a welcome addition, and the staff mean well, but it is not working out. The downstairs...More

1  Thank 1,456,729
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Came to the Riverhead as part of a group. Problem 1. We were put into a room on our own upstairs. Possible a good idea as were rather loud but... at least 2 members of the group had mobility issues and getting up the stairs...More

2  Thank astidog
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Crumbals on the Corner
74 reviews
.02 km away
A Month of Sundaes
91 reviews
.08 km away
Mozzarellas
177 reviews
.04 km away
Nearby Attractions
Standedge Tunnel & Visitor Centre
329 reviews
.97 km away
Coach House Healing Centre
122 reviews
1.33 km away
The Riverhead Brewery Tap and Dining Room
31 reviews
.01 km away
Summerwine Magic Tours
44 reviews
.14 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
veiledlady56
1 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from WestYorkshireFlossy | Reviewed this property |
Yes
0
Votes
CharlieWoo3
22 April 2017|
Answer
Response from David A | Reviewed this property |
No as this is a very small Micro-Brewery.
2
Votes
farmermummy
26 November 2015|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Leanne M | Property representative |
Yes we do in the pub but not in the restaurant. Thanks.
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$26
Meals
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Peel Street, Marsden, Huddersfield HD7 6BR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Huddersfield  >  Marsden
  • Phone Number: +44 1484 844324
Description
The Riverhead Brewery Tap is ideally placed in the picturesque village of Marsden. On the ground floor in the bar, there are 10 real ale hand pumps several of which are permanently dedicated to the popular Riverhead beers brewed on-site. The famous Riverhead micro-brewery is housed downstairs in the cellar. Here we brew a wide range of beers all with a local connection. Hot and cold food is served regularly with all dishes freshly prepared on site.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing