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Anvil Arms

) #1 of 1 Restaurants in Wold Newton $$ - $$$ , British,
Laking Lane, Wold Newton, Driffield, England
+44 1262 470279
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mixed grill” (8 reviews)
“potatoes” (12 reviews)
“sirloin” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Laking Lane, Wold Newton, Driffield, England
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Reviews (88)
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1 - 10 of 88 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

We were staying in a nearby cottage for the weekend, a party of 10. We had been advised to pre-book and am so glad we did! The pub is very welcoming and the Sunday lunch was fabulous. Proper home cooked food and plenty of it...More

Thank Kirsty B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Come here regularly for Sunday lunch as well as during the week for meals out. The nicest most traditional pub food. Also enjoy the "burger and a pint for £5" deal on Friday, burger, a pint or spirit of any choice (not limited to certain...More

Thank Katie J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This pub only serves food Fri Sat evenings Sun lunch and early birds Mon till 1930. We booked table for Sat night and only one other table booked when we arrived. We got our drinks and looked at the menu. It is limited but you're...More

Thank Paul F
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Went here on a Friday nite as a party of 9 while staying in the village, we pre-booked our meals due to party no, contact with staff before hand good, very friendly welcome when we went in for pre dinner drinks,food very good and plenty...More

Thank neila82
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Almost didn't want to post this review, as don't want crowds finding out about my new fave place!! But thought the owners and staff deserved the praise from a very happy family. visited last Sunday with mum & dad in law, husband and our 2...More

Thank zoe86223
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

I can't understand why, but reading every review nobody knows how to spell Potato! potato (unless plural has no e). Anyway this little country pub offers amazing homemade food nothing is frozen and Sheila makes the most magnificent chips I've ever had. Yes I agree...More

Thank Dee B
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent roast beef, homemade yorkies etc... Great portions and friendly staff. Good beer and very reasonable.

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We ate here one evening whilst visiting the area and it was very nice - nice price and nice basic food

1  Thank dley
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We visited The Anvil for an evening meal with friends on 21st October First impressions of the menu were that it was quite plain food, but the Barnsley Chop and Salmon steak were really excellent, and the vegetables were cooked to perfection and very tastey....More

Thank skirlaughtravellers
Reviewed 18 October 2016

It's a beautiful old building with real fires. The locals and the bar staff made us feel very welcome as visitors. We had fun on the pool table. I was disappointed they weren't serving food due to the landlady's holiday. The toilets were very clean....More

Thank KerryLNottingham
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Elaine L
Can you cater for a gluten free diet (I'm coeliac) Thank you
29 April 2017|
Response from neila82 | Reviewed this property |
Get in touch with the pub I'm sure they will help you
Ann T
Are you open for meals on Mondays. We are travelling to scarborough on the 16th and would like to stay for lunch.
12 May 2016|
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Response from irvine5 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry can't help only go on Sundays
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Laking Lane, Wold Newton, Driffield, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  East Riding of Yorkshire  >  Driffield  >  Wold Newton
  • Phone Number: +44 1262 470279
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