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The Winding Wheel

) #61 of 78 Restaurants in Castleford €€ - €€€ Bar, British, Pub
Sterling Industrial Park Carr Wood Road, Castleford WF10 4PS, England
+44 1977 603535
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Overview
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good19%
  • Average16%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible25%
30 Nov 2016
“Not bad”
4 Nov 2016
“Disappointing”
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All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
DETAILS
Sterling Industrial Park Carr Wood Road, Castleford WF10 4PS, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to winding wheel with family, had a lovely meal and staff were very attentive and pleasant. very good with young children as well as adultsMore

Thank fluff65
General Manager A, Manager at The Winding Wheel, responded to this review

Hi Fluff65, thank you for taking the time to leave a review for us at The Winding Wheel. We're happy we could meet your expectations We are always more than happy to assist you if anything else comes up. Take care! regards Chris Hanson General...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

couldn't fault the food and service pleasant staff nice surroundings and a shopping centre so easy to access and a good day out finishing with a nice lunch

Thank Julia W
General Manager A, Manager at The Winding Wheel, responded to this review

Julia W, thank you for the high star rating! We are happy that you enjoyed visit with us & have passed on your comments to the team. We hope to see you again soon. regards Chris Hanson General Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I ate here this evening and from the moment we walked in and left it was terrible. The service from the lack lustre staff that really didn't want to be there and the boring salad bar to the Luke warm food ....More

Thank N4bro
General Manager A, Manager at The Winding Wheel, responded to this review

N4bro, thank you for taking the time to leave us feedback about your experience with us. Here at The Winding Wheel, we are always looking for ways to improve; we appreciate your input. If you would be willing, we would like to have you contact...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recently had a refit and looks fantastic! Recently visited with family for a birthday meal and both service and food was brilliant! Staff were very friendly and helpful. Food was delicious and good choice. Would definitely go back.

Thank Cheryll H
General Manager A, Manager at The Winding Wheel, responded to this review

Hi Cheryl, Thank you for your review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your experience with us and will pass on your lovely comments to the team. I hope you choose to dine with us again in the future. Many regards Mark Redshaw Assistant Manager

Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

...since our last visit and it is a job well done. Very clean, bright and inviting. Michelle welcomed us with a nice smile but then spoiled it by slouching on a chair whilst taking the order. The meal itself was excellent value for money, one...More

Thank Barratty14
General Manager A, Manager at The Winding Wheel, responded to this review

Barratty14, thank you for leaving this detailed feedback about your experience with The Winding Wheel. We always love to receive great feedback. regards Chris Hanson General Manager

Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Havn't been to Winding Wheel for ages and think it will be a while before i go again. A limited menu and bland food not very filling either my hubby was still hungry when he got home. Maybe they think the unlimited free salad makes...More

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General Manager A, Manager at The Winding Wheel, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to respond. The staff at The Winding Wheel take our reviews very seriously. We'd like the opportunity to make this up to you, so if you're willing, please contact our manager at 01977603535. We hope to hear from you....More

Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Gave this place a try on a road trip from London to Scotland. Decent food and fast service particularly from Jamie our server. Food delivered quickly - just what we needed after a long trip from London. I had the rotisserie chicken and fries, nice...More

Thank dannymcl
General Manager A, Manager at The Winding Wheel, responded to this review

Dannymcl, thank you for leaving this detailed feedback about your experience with The Winding Wheel. I have passed on your comments to the kitchen team and to Jamie who were happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit to us. We sincerely hope that when...More

Reviewed 31 March 2017

Had not been for a while as it seemed to have gone downhill abit..went last night and was pleasantly surprised, refurbishment was nice and fresh. and the food was hot, tasty and enjoyable..waitress was polite and friendly...lets hope Winding Wheel can keep it up!!More

Thank chrismac045
General Manager A, Manager at The Winding Wheel, responded to this review

Thank you chrismac045 for your detailed review of the Winding Wheel Harvester. We are glad that you like the new look restaurant and that your experience was a positive one. We hope that you will continue to enjoy your visits with us and look forward...More

Reviewed 27 March 2017

We called in on speck and took advantage of their early bird offer, we both had half a rack of ribs and that came with a grilled slice of fresh pineapple and chips. It also included limitless salad, which was fresh and there was plenty...More

Thank Malcybabe
General Manager A, Manager at The Winding Wheel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of your experience at the Winding Wheel. I will pass on your comments to the team who will be pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit. We hope that our food and aervice has tempted you visit us again and...More

Reviewed 19 March 2017

To keep it short and sweet, I will never return here again,and the last strew was when leaving in my car,saw a member of staff picking up dog s**t in a bag and throwing it in the waste bin as they took the dog back...More

Thank edwardsN8188YI
General Manager A, Manager at The Winding Wheel, responded to this review

Hi edwardsN8188YI, Thank you for your feedback. I am disappointed to hear of your poor experience in our restaurant and to hear that the service was slow. If you would like to contact me on 01977 603535 to discuss these issues further, I would be...More

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Brian M
your phone no on the site needs a zero in front of he 1977 to make it 01977 - small point i know
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Response from Ruth T | Reviewed this property |
I dont work there so have no clue why this has come to me!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, 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
09:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
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.