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The Woolpack

€€ - €€€, British,
2-4 Bedford Road | Wilstead, Bedford MK45 3HW, England
+44 1234 742318
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
2-4 Bedford Road | Wilstead, Bedford MK45 3HW, England
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1 - 10 of 167 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a meal last night with my daughter and the food was excellent and the service is very good. Really enjoyed my meal would recommend the lemon tart for dessert.

Thank vikkichesher
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our first visit since a change in management. Wow...what an improvement! We visited a few months ago under old management and the food and service was terrible. We all had a great meal this time round....good sized portions, quality pub food and friendly service meant...More

2  Thank jackfrost13
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Visited for Sunday lunch..... £13.95 for two courses or £17.50 for three... Excellent pub style choices to start Superb beef roast with really lovely accompanying vegetables Will definitely be going again Local staff...very friendly and great service !

1  Thank MrW18
WoolpackWilstead, Manager at The Woolpack, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

We are glad you enjoyed your experience with us. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Six of us had a meal here last night and we were all impressed with everything all round. The menu is not massive (a good thing in my opinion) and the food was excellent, service quick and very friendly, well done Jan, Pete and Chloe....More

2  Thank Retiree140609
WoolpackWilstead, Manager at The Woolpack, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

We are glad you enjoyed your time with us. We hope to have some 'Specials' on the menu each week. We hope to see you very soon!

Reviewed 27 March 2018

A lovely meal in a village pub. The food was tasty and well cooked, the waiting staff were friendly and helpful. I would definitely visit again.

Thank kabe51
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Place had a lovely warm atmosphere & good service. Food was good & tasty with decent size portions. Tried the hazelnut cake served with fresh raspberries and ice-cream at the end of the meal, which was a delicious sweet treat. Well worth a visit.

Thank 648Sued
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Not been in for a while but was really impressed with the menu Gluten free options xx Quality and portion size were great I had the pork stroganoff with rice which was creamy the pork was cook just right not tough My husband and daughter...More

Thank Lozy092
Reviewed 15 February 2018

We had a Valentine's evening meal here last night, and it was lovely. The table was beautifully dressed, with rose petals, fresh flowers and a candle. The choice of food was good, helpings were generous, it was beautifully cooked and promptly served. The staff were...More

Thank Jackie L
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Jut popped in for Sunday lunch after we heard the place was under new ownership; friendly staff and food was superb with generous portions as well. The beer was also beautifully conditioned so definitely on our list for frequent returns.

Thank MikeAClark
Reviewed 19 December 2017

Just returned from dinner at the Woolpack and can't help but think we were part of some hidden camera scenario. The chain of events included several items not available on the already limited menu, an unacceptable wait for the food to be served, food not...More

8  Thank janeo59
WoolpackWilstead, Manager at The Woolpack, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Dear Jane, I am really sorry you did not enjoy your experience at the Woolpack. We have since taken over the pub and we hope you will come back to the Woolpack so we can change your opinion and give you an enjoyable dining experience....More

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trudycam
18 September 2017|
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Response from Marg T | Reviewed this property |
First time we went was spectacular second time within a 4week period was blah. Menus changed meal was not great
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-4 Bedford Road | Wilstead, Bedford MK45 3HW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bedfordshire  >  Bedford
  • Phone Number: +44 1234 742318
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