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The Winding Wheel

Sterling Industrial Park Carr Wood Road, Castleford WF10 4PS, England
+44 1977 603535
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Overview
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good20%
  • Average17%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible26%
Travellers talk about
“unlimited salad” (11 reviews)
“pudding” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Sterling Industrial Park Carr Wood Road, Castleford WF10 4PS, England
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1 - 10 of 359 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Having purchased a Groupon voucher for Harvester that expired today my son and I decided to go for lunch today(!) what can I say apart from it was great! Our server Jean was so friendly and approachable from the onset, a true credit to the...More

Thank foxmeister
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called in here on the way back from a funeral for food and a drink, very disappointed at the choice of Whisky only 3 blended whisky to choose from and the lesser of the evils they didn't have a full shot of! So asked if...More

Thank OKK70
General Manager A, Manager at The Winding Wheel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, thank you for taking the time to leave a review for us at The Winding Wheel. We're happy we could meet your expectations! If you have any further questions, please give us a call. We're always happy to help! regards Chris Hanson General Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked a table and by the time we had got a drink at the bar our table was ready. Polite and friendly staff. Menu just lacked choice but what was on was very good. Recommend the Cajun chicken arrabbiata if you like hot spicy food...More

Thank SandraH H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Popped in on Saturday afternoon, missed the lunchtime rush and got seated straightaway. A Harvester would not normally be our first port of call but we were hungry and it was in front of us. Bog standard food, free salad bar, no complaints. We love...More

Thank ofcourse1207
General Manager A, Manager at The Winding Wheel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi ofcourse1207, Thank you for your honest review. I have passed on the details of your feedback to the team to work at improving our standards in the restaurant. I hope this does not deter you from visiting us again in the future. Many regards...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I really felt sorry for the waiting on and bar staff in this place because they were all really helpful and polite. However the food was just awful. £19 for a fillet steak that was really poor quality and cold. The kids ordered steak and...More

Thank madmaria42
General Manager A, Manager at The Winding Wheel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi MadMaria42 we appreciate your honest review. we set a high standard for ourselves, so we are disappointed to hear that your experience with us was not a positive one. I will pass on your comments to the kitchen manager we would like the chance...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took our friends here, who had never visited Harvester & they were very impressed. From the service of staff at the bar, to the waiting staff who took our order & served our meal. The salad bar is excellent here with a wide variety of...More

Thank Casfan01
General Manager A, Manager at The Winding Wheel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Casfan01, thank you for taking the time to leave a review for us at The Winding Wheel. We're happy we could meet your expectations! Thank you again for letting our team know how we did! We look forward to helping again in the future....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have to say no matter what anyone else may think this place was wonderful. Eva and Emily where brilliant and made our visit so enjoyable having a laugh and a joke with us. The food was amazing. We had the 83 which was ribs...More

Thank Derek P
General Manager A, Manager at The Winding Wheel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Derek P, we are very happy we could provide you with a positive experience! I will pass on your comments to Eva & Emily who will be thrilled that you have enjoyed your visit. Thank you again for the positive review and we hope to...More

Reviewed 1 September 2017

The food was so good at this restaurant, the original combo was cooked really well and the salad cart was really good. The waitress was exceptional with her service, so attentive but not overbearing, great place to go.More

Thank Donnahousewife
General Manager A, Manager at The Winding Wheel, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Hello, thank you; we appreciate your feedback! Your recommendation means so much to us and we're so happy to have earned it. Thank you again for taking the time to let the world know about your positive experience. Have a great day! regards Chris Hanson...More

Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a quick bite to eat after visiting Junction 32, enjoyed our food so much we stayed for a pudding and extra drinks. Only downside was sat in conservatory which became very hot. Opened some ventilation once asked though. Would recommend to others.

Thank TonyS267
General Manager A, Manager at The Winding Wheel, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Hi Tony thank you very much for your positive review please do choose to dine with us again in the near future. regards Danny Khan Duty manager

Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

We were greatly disappointed the last time we hurried. However after the renovations we thought we would try again. The decor was good the food was good also. The ribs were cooked beautifully. The staff were great. Couldn't fault them. Make sure you download the...More

Thank CB020806
General Manager A, Manager at The Winding Wheel, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Hi CB02806, Thank you for your review. I am delighted that you chose to give us another opportunity and enjoyed your visit. I will pass the details of your review on to the team who will also be delighted. I hope you choose to visit...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sterling Industrial Park Carr Wood Road, Castleford WF10 4PS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Castleford
  • Phone Number: +44 1977 603535
Description
At The Winding Wheel Harvester in Castleford food is fresh, full of flavour and just how you like it. Choose your tasty grill, sauce and side at our restaurant and we'll get cooking - while you head off to the famous Harvester salad bar to grab as much crisp, freshly prepared tasty salad as you like.About our Harvester restaurantIf you're looking for a family friendly restaurant in Castleford, there's nowhere more popular than Harvester. Close to Glasshoughton, Ferry Fryston and Whitwood, our restaurant is a great choice for anyone who loves tasty grills, indulgent desserts and eating out in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere. Plus we've loads of choices for young guests.
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