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The Lister Arms

) #1 of 7 Restaurants in Malham ££ - £££ , British,
22 The Lane, Malham, Yorkshire Dales National Park BD23 4DB, England
+44 1729 830330
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (54 reviews)
“pie” (58 reviews)
“ham” (13 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:30All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
22 The Lane, Malham, Yorkshire Dales National Park BD23 4DB, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Travelled from Masham over to do the Gordale/ Malham cove walk, but after a hot hot day we decided food & a drink were well earned - picked the Lister Arms for its wonderful looks. How glad were we - the food was fantastic, the...More

Thank keighleybluecodd
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The food was spectacular from the platters to the mains all of us including the little one loved our foods. The staff were very polite and helpful. The drink selection is great and the local brewery’s are all on tap. Well worth a visit, good...More

Thank Aaron M
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were here over the weekend for lunch and the food was fantastic. What really stood out alongside was the service. The team in the Lister were all really friendly and helpful throughout the afternoon and we had a lovely lunch as a result -...More

Thank Liam B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went into the bar for coffe and tea after a long walk. It had started to rain and we had two wet dogs with us but we were still welcomed with open arms and the dogs were brought some home made biscuits. The prices...More

Thank Sara J
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had supper two nights in a row here and the food were consistently tasty, well-presented and reasonably priced.

Thank Kerrala
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely pub with tremendous food and friendly staff. I recently stayed in Mallam and ate here twice and numerous visits for coffee and beer. On one occasion we had run out of tomato purée at our holiday home and they were only too willing to...More

Thank Klangers41
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very accommodating for a large family get together , with great service and comfortable surroundings, Yorkshire hospitality and excellent food and Sunday lunches. Very easy for great walks to Malham cove , Gordale scar and Janet's Foss; highly recommend as best in area.

Thank Parkparty2014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We called in as a group of 6 including relatives visiting from Australia. Good choice of beers and initially the service was friendly and helpful. However as my wife is a cealiac and wanted hot chocolate she needed to check that it was gluten free....More

Thank Mike R
Lister A, General Manager at The Lister Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, thank you for your review. We are very sorry that you felt we had a poor attitude towards your wife's medical condition, this certainly was not our intention. We care a great deal about requests from guests, especially when it concerns allergies or intolerances....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very dog-friendly inn with a homely atmosphere. Friendly helpful staff and great cooked breakfasts to order - evening meals copious but could have been hotter. Ample on-site parking but `The Barn` (where we were accommodated) was a bit of a trek for us `oldies` when...More

Thank robinsontar
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a delightful meal at the Lister Arms on our recent trip. They had a good menu and offered a great range of beers from the bar and a decent wine list. I would thoroughly recommend the Steak and Ale pie and the Cajun...More

Thank OverHillRoundBend
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392 reviews
.70 miles away
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25 May 2017|
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Response from Tracey L | Reviewed this property |
Honestly can't remember but I'm sure there will be. There is a menu online.
27 March 2017|
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Response from frieman | Reviewed this property |
Yes . Its almost compulsory
Helen G
30 January 2017|
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Response from Dunndas |
Yes always best to book, please call the Inn on 01729 830444 Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$64
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 The Lane, Malham, Yorkshire Dales National Park BD23 4DB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Yorkshire Dales National Park  >  Malham
  • Phone Number: +44 1729 830330
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Located in the picturesque village of Malham, the Lister Arms provides quality locally sourced food and real ales. With a menu filled with light bites and hearty dishes, there is something to tempt everyone.
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