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The Boars Head

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) #151 of 336 Restaurants in Harrogate ££ - £££ , British,
Main Street | Ripley Castle, Harrogate HG3 3AY, England
+44 1423 771888
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good50%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Main Street | Ripley Castle, Harrogate HG3 3AY, England
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Reviewed 3 June 2017

Had a lovely stay here.Stayed in Coachman's room in annexe. Lovely characterful room and spotlessly clean with large bathroom. The hotel is set in a beautiful village next to Ripley Castle and you receive complimentary entry to the grounds with your stay. The breakfast was...More

Thank juliewhittingham
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

We stayed here when we attended a wedding at the weekend. Staff are really helpful and the hotel is spotless. The rooms a good size. We booked a family room. Highly recommend this hotel

Thank Eleanor D
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

The garden at the back of the Boar's Head is a tranquil area to enjoy a glass of wine or a coffee after an enjoyable dog walk. John the waiter could not have been more helpful - the bar area was buzzing early on a...More

Thank Sharon C
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Just got back from a stay at this fantastic little hotel and can't wait to recommend it to my friends. The staff made us feel so welcome and couldn't do enough to make sure we had a pleasant stay. They attention given to our dog...More

Thank NicolaRedcar
Reviewed 28 January 2017

If you want a good meal in a pub close to Ripley Castle, make sure you book your table in the bar area in advance as this is a popular place. The menu is very varied from home made soups, sandwiches, sausages/mash through to more...More

Thank LittlePatsy1
Reviewed 24 November 2016

The restaurant we found to be very pleasant, with a warm fire and excellent service (George), the food that we decided upon was wild Mushroom strogannof ( my wife), and three sausage toad in the hole, both of whch were served hot and both were...More

Thank Bobshaker
Reviewed 16 November 2016

The pork loin and duck was amazing, it was on the specials menu for the evening. And the shared meat starter was exquisite and so generous.

Thank mudefordlindy
Reviewed 15 November 2016

If you need to stay in this part of the U.K. Then this is your place!!! Staff so helpful, kind nothing is too much trouble. The bedrooms comfortable, good pillows and lovely bath. The walk to the castle and grounds about five minutes walk away....More

Thank 318jackie318
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Always a nice place for lunch. Lovely location, lovely village (look for the butchers). A Castle complete with deer and gorgeous walks. My friend & I met on spec recently for lunch here and it was packed! Green wellies & Tweeds - but busy and...More

Thank Jingle05
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Food poisoning from fish pie for two days Nasty veg and the steak and ale pie tasted of nothing. We will not use this restaurant again to eat but my partner said the beer was good.

Thank cathwaterman
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | Ripley Castle, Harrogate HG3 3AY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Harrogate
  • Phone Number: +44 1423 771888
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