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Melbourne Arms


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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A delightful country pub located in the picturesque village of Melbourne near York. Fast becoming one of Yorkshires must visit Gastro-pubs. With open fires and a warm welcome it wont disappoint. The menu pushes the boundaries of cuisine. With all food freshly prepared and made from scratch. Amazing cask ales, unbelievable wines and even our famous cocktail of the week make The Melbourne Arms a must visit. We cannot wait to spoil you.
US$4 - US$21
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Bar, British, Pub, International, Gastropub
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked into the Melbourne Arms for Sunday lunch, food was simply excellent and good value. All round pleasant experience with friendly staff.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ColinS1288
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

And for tea on Saturday night. Lovely place, staff friendly and attentive. Food fantastic and portion sizes more than adequate. What lovely place, we will be back for sure.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jodie598
Reviewed 23 December 2018 via mobile

Staying in the area overnight and called for Sunday lunch after The Melbourne Arms was recommended to us. Had the best Sunday lunch we’ve had in a long time. We had two beef and two pork Sunday Roasts with veg. The portions were large and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Glen W
Reviewed 20 December 2018

Overall the meal was good, the atmosphere warm and welcoming and staff lovely. I had a salmon pate as a starter and they had been notified that it had to be gluten free. It came with large pieces of avocado which were so unripe I...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jane J
Reviewed 7 December 2018 via mobile

We regularly visit for Sunday dinner and never disapoonted! The pork with crackling is a particular favourite!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Frankie R
Reviewed 4 December 2018

We went here for my Dad's Birthday as we were visiting York for the weekend. There were 10 of us in all including 2 children. We were met by a friendly face & a busy pub with a nice atmosphere. The food was good with...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Yvette C
Reviewed 2 December 2018

me and my familly went for sunday lunch today.very efficient pub.and freindly staff and very polite.and the food was absoulutley outstanding.and i would recommend this pub.i will certainley be coming again.i would give ten stars all day long.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank David M
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

Lovely staff friendly service... very recommend to come have lovely time with friends or family ... nice warm welcome.... Sunday roast fantastic 100% we coming back here again

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Diana P
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

Outstanding Sunday lunch prompt polite service and great price can't recommend highly enough. Will definitely visit again.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ularcher
Reviewed 6 November 2018

I ate here with my wife and 2 young grandchildren last week. I have been in for a drink before but not eaten there. A friend had warned me that the service was very slow so I was a bit apprehensive with 2 young, hungry...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank rmc12York
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21 November 2018|
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Response from _suelove57 | Reviewed this property |
I think it is best to call them.
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6 September 2018|
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Response from Anthony F | Reviewed this property |
Hi outside yes but inside I would say no but not 100% sure only been on a Sunday.
15 March 2017|
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Response from Martin H | Reviewed this property |
It is only open in the evening during the week. No food on Monday. Open all day on Saturday & Sunday.
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