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The Pit

The Ginnel, Harrogate HG1 2RB, England
+44 1423 565668
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good24%
  • Average15%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible11%
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“ribs” (14 reviews)
“monday night” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
The Ginnel, Harrogate HG1 2RB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank you all so much for making our works night out such a success, food was delicious and service was excellent, everything arrived hot and quick. Don’t know how you managed to serve 20 people so efficiently. The table was decorated beautifully for our Christmas...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Hazel M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Found this by pure chance on a rainy Sunday afternoon. We had our autistic son with us and it appeared quiet so we went in . Wasn't expecting anything special because it was so quiet, but I was wrong. The boys had the "Boston butt"...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Valnewt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This bar has been refurbished since the last time we visited, massive improvement, great sports bar, good food and drink just not many people in for such a big place,

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank sunburnt70
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Service was terrible. God help them if they were at capacity. were told 45 min wait, fine with that as most of Harrogate the same. Ordered drinks. Asked if we were ready to order food asked for 2 mins more, 15 minutes pass and only...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Swansea87
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for food after a day in Harrogate. Didn’t have a few things on the menu which was annoying. Had nachos, calamari and spicy chicken bites. Was worth the money. Desserts we could see from our table ready to go out but staff just stood...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank briggsy_12
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

My partner and I stumbled upon this place while out and about in Harrogate. Around 8 pm. All ages which was a surprise because from outside it looks quite lively. Half price Friday for food was great. Staff very friendly and welcoming. Cold beer hot...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank enncle
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Shocking pub, no Guinness, no Budweiser so made do with coors , sat in a both table put my elbo on the table and covered my arm in what appears to be balsamic vinegar right through a new cashmere jumper and stained my shirt underneath,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mgflooring
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Went to the pit for a meal before a show in Leeds. Beer was lovely as was the food which came out fairly quickly! Asked for the bill as we needed to go quickly to our show- waited another ten mins and had to ask...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sian I
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Larnie was the loveliest barmaid ever! She was loving life and made us love life too! Such a pleasure to be served by someone who clearly loves her job! Thanks Larnie! #lovingit

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Tg2111
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Visited with my hubby - how wonderful to find that on a Friday there is 50% off and discount on drinks. Quirky atmosphere, attentive staff, great fajitas and yummy cocktails. Will definitely visit again

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank smitch56
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Ginnel, Harrogate HG1 2RB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Harrogate
  • Phone Number: +44 1423 565668
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