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Moorcock Inn


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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner


Bar, British, Pub
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
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All reviews lamb chops steak and ale pie puds homemade chips lasagna pudding for sunday lunch proper pub specials board regular customers glamping pods lovely meal last night warm welcome cooked to perfection landlady jo
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Reviewed yesterday

As a group of 11 staying close by on the weekend of 8th March, we made this fabulous proper pub our base. Having visited the year before we were delighted to be remembered and were welcomed by both the locals and the Landlady. We ate...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Sammyd2307
Reviewed yesterday

Our walking group booked dinner at the Moorcock as it was close to where we were staying. What a mistake. Probably the worst meal out we've had for a long time. We were shown into a dining/function room at the back of the pub so...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 240pjw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Arranged to meet up with 2 other couples for Sunday lunch. They were there before us so when we went to join them we were told that dogs were not allowed in the main bar. We were told that we could eat in the "pool...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed 21 January 2019 via mobile

14 friends were well served and fed, many with Sunday lunch, at the Moorcock, and would happily do so again.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank stevepharm
joannesouter, Owner at Moorcock Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2019

Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to The Moorcock, we are so pleased you enjoyed it. Regards Joanne Souter

Reviewed 11 January 2019 via mobile

Fantastic free motorhome park up spot. Food awesome and great clear night for stars. Recommended for a great overnight stay.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 480stephanieq
joannesouter, Owner at Moorcock Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2019

Many thanks for taking the time to review your stay at The Moorcock. So pleased you enjoyed it. Jo

Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Another pub we stayed in for this village. Again the fools was local and excellent, the rooms recently refurbished were good and clean, and right next to the walking splendours of the National Park Attentive service

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank johnfareham
Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

As country pubs go then this is what you should be looking for. As good as they get and the owners, Mike & Joanne, make it a memorable and happy visit. Don,t miss it!

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank John W
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Had a table booked for 1.30pm...food finally arrived at 2.45pm. When it arrived one dish was cold, the meat was quite fatty and not enough veg to go around. When we asked for beef to be replaced, the fat was removed and we were told...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Phil T
joannesouter, Owner at Moorcock Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

Hi Phil I am really sorry you did not enjoy your Sunday lunch at The Moorcock. Unfortunately we had a difficult day, not an excuse, but had several large tables and were head chef and another member of staff down due to unforseen medical circumstances....More

Reviewed 10 September 2018

Thursday evening, and we gratefully grabbed the last available table in the bar/restaurant. We both enjoyed our choice of main and desserts, very pleased that the food was well cooked and plentyful, and sourced from their own farm up the hill. For us it was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Stephen N
joannesouter, Owner at Moorcock Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Hi Stephen, many thanks for taking the time to review your meal at the Moorcock. Pleased that you enjoyed it and hope we see you again soon. We will be stopping traditional & with custard. Thanks again. Joanne Souter

Reviewed 28 August 2018

the staff are very friendly and nothing is too much trouble for them. The food was top notch and the location is great. On top of the hill overlooking the dales. The room was very clean and looked like it had been recently refurbished to...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank atay0264
joannesouter, Owner at Moorcock Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Dear atay0264, Many thanks for your great review, so pleased you enjoyed your stay. Many thanks for the recommendations and look forward to seeing you when you return. Kind regards Joanne

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