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Traditional country pub in the picturesque village of Thornton le Dale Serving home cooked food 12-9pm 7 days a week With Real Ales and fantastic selection of drinks on offer
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Bar, British, Pub
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 28 December 2020

As a regular visitor to the area with a motorhome, we have been visiting The Buck for over 20 years. It is one of our favourite places to eat and drink, staff always very friendly and welcoming, food always excellent and prices very reasonable. Highly...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 13 December 2020

Popped in today uncertain of the protocols Covid have put on us. We were made very welcome by the Head Chef and lovely staff. Food was fantastic and we had a lovely chat with the staff as well.

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 31 October 2020 via mobile

Excellent evening meal, well prepared and large portions. Covid precautions in place and felt safe, loved the Black Pudding Bon-Bons. Going to have a try back home at making my own.

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 25 October 2020 via mobile

Disappointed. Have eaten here on and off for a couple of years and have always been very satisfied however, something has happened and not just the Covid situation. Staff were not interested and food was very mediocre and not very warm. Also they didn’t have...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 20 October 2020 via mobile

Went for Sunday roast to find all food burned to a crisp stale Yorkshire puddings table pre booked arrived to find no table booked not asked about track or trace absolutely disgusting would never visit again

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 18 October 2020

Came here after reading up on it on facebook and also booking our table but they didn't have it down. The friendly girl took us through to a room in the main restaurant which was nice near the kitchen. The food came quickly, we all...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 28 September 2020

We were provided with a safe table in the Covid situation and the staff were very friendly and efficient. The drinks are served to your table and the pub has a nice atmosphere with good views of the village centre if lucky enough to be...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 22 September 2020

I literally received the plainest burger which I paid I think £9.50 for - it had no salad or relish. The burger was advertised in the menu as 100% Beef, but so is McDonalds. I actually would have enjoyed a McDonalds burger more. Chips were...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 12 September 2020 via mobile

Stayed here for the night in a kingside room. On arrival the staff were very friendly and helpful. Room was ok. No hanging space which I like but it was only one night and the bath was fab! Also had a nice view out of...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 9 September 2020

Having had a family meal here a few weeks ago went for lunch today it really was the worst meal ever cheap ingredients just a horrible meal and overpriced lager avoid

Date of visit: September 2020
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Response from Keith G | Reviewed this property |
There is an extensive menu and also several items on a specials board with all dietary combinations covered. You can always give them a ring if you want to check specifics. You won't be disappointed!
9 December 2019|
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Response from Keith G | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do
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  • The Buck Inn is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4