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Anvil Arms

Laking Lane, Wold Newton, Driffield, England
+44 1262 470279
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mixed grill” (9 reviews)
“potatoes” (12 reviews)
“pudding” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Laking Lane, Wold Newton, Driffield, England
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Reviewed 17 December 2017

Our family of 11 visited on Sunday 10th December. We were staying for a pre Christmas break at Whitehouse Barn Sunday Lunch was just oustanding 9 fresh vegetables, wow I need to know how you get roast potatoes so delicious Not surprised it was busy...More

Thank wednesday3
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

We visited this lovely little pub last Monday and was pleasantly surprised! We always check TripAdvisor when we visit somewhere new and was a little dubious due to the last review left about the beer! However we had nothing to be concerned about as the...More

Thank rachel220912
Reviewed 27 September 2017

We were staying nearby and visited a great pub in a fantastic location, we did not eat but had drinks, the locals were lovely but unfortunately the beers were no good at all and turned out to be a disappointing visit.

3  Thank overhe21dan
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Tried twice to make a booking before being successful and it was well worth the wait. Only just managed to get in the second sitting as it is so popular. We arrived and were greeted by the Barmaid who promptly served us, took the food...More

Thank lloydwickham
Reviewed 12 September 2017

We were in Wold Newton for a wedding over the weekend, and 12 of us arrived at the Anvil Arms on Friday night, having booked and consulted about our options. The extended family included Welsh and Americans, all of whom greatly enjoyed their evening. This...More

Thank Duncan G
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Booked for a Monday night early bird meal as we were staying close by. Limited choice but the food was good, Friendly staff.

Thank Juju662014
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Visited today with a large group. We had the steak pie and the rest of our table had the roast pork dinner. The meat was tasty and tender, the vegetables plentiful and cooked to all our satisfaction. We all had a desert, lemon tart, steamed...More

Thank Angie D
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We were staying at wold cottage the anvil pub was just down the road from us. We ate in the bar area and had the special. The staff was very welcoming . The food was very good.

Thank Conniedelmont
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Booked for Saturday evening, attracted by the descriptions of good quality grills and local produce. Our friends are moving to a village nearby and were keen to sample local pub food in the area. Friend really loves his meaty meals, so the Anvil looked a...More

Thank GrumpyoldJen
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

I went with a group of work collegues for the 'beer and pint' friday night special. I had a spicy beanburger and a glass of wine....wow! It was delicious. It came with home made chips and in a salad packed soft breadbun. The chef/landlady was...More

Thank fjgjvdfhbbgj
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21 September 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from GrumpyoldJen | Reviewed this property |
Hello there. The very friendly landlady let us take our dog into the bar area but dogs aren't allowed in the restaurant. Best ring and discuss with her, she's very helpful.
Elaine L
29 April 2017|
Response from neila82 | Reviewed this property |
Get in touch with the pub I'm sure they will help you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, 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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