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Lion Inn Blakey Ridge York

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££ - £££, British,
Blakey Ridge, Kirkbymoorside YO62 7LU, England
+44 1751 417320
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Blakey Ridge, Kirkbymoorside YO62 7LU, England
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Reviewed yesterday

This accommodation and pub are very busy, and rightfully so. The food is good, portions are generous, and prices are fair. Small complaint: they need to carry HP Sauce and skip the "brown sauce". During our recent visit, Holly Laurence was our server and she...More

1  Thank CarolinaTrekkers
Reviewed yesterday

Stopped for afternoon tea and cake along the coast to cost pathway - was very busy serving sunday lunch but happy to provide us with tea and cake. Great restrooms too..

Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 4 days ago

We stayed here on the Cost to Coast on our wedding anniversary. We had a short days walk from Clay Bank, so were in time to have lunch at the pub (a welcome sight after seeing no signs of civilisation over the moorland). The rooms...More

Thank Andrew L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Busy pub in a fantastic walking location. Large portions of well cooked food and good friendly service. Beef and lamb both exceptionally tender. Salmon in cream sauce also recommended.

Thank Steven C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped at the Lion Inn, high up at the top of the spectacular moorland. It overlooks amazingly beautiful valleys on both sides. The trip driving up to it is through dozens of miles of lovely villages as well as perhaps thousands of sheep grazing the...More

Thank travelerdavel
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was recommended this pub by the woman where we were staying. Lovely restaurant and pub area we sat in the restaurant side. The whole meal starting from starters to dessert were lovely not that I myself had a dessert as after a starter and main...More

Thank Jacqui H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a family dinner here and needed a removal truck and a walk on the Moors to get outta there. Good value....dark interior....but gigantic meals. We went from battered cod to battered psychologies..... sirloin rare was done to perfection.... other meals great. But Trojans...More

1  Thank mausgrass
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic good quality pub food (huge portions) great atmosphere, exceptional staff! Very popular with hikers. We have been dining here for many years and have never left dissatisfied. A little gem on the north yorkshire moors. Highly recommend -definitely worth a visit !

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have not been to the Lion for a long time and was worried that I was going to be disappointed as I thought i was looking back through those 'Rose-Tinted' glasses. However I was FAR from disappointed. The food was very good, huge portions...More

Thank gill1603Whitby
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Has a massive chicken Parmesan here after a long day of walking the Coast to Coast. The chicken was tender and piping hot. The Pint was excellent as well. Very friendly to walkers, the Coast to Cost wouldn't be possible without the hospitality of the...More

Thank Jake K
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23 August 2017|
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Response from Ian W | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but I would expect that they would do so. Best to ring and check
20 August 2017|
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Response from Richard C | Reviewed this property |
Ring them and see
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Blakey Ridge, Kirkbymoorside YO62 7LU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Kirkbymoorside
  • Phone Number: +44 1751 417320
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