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The Square & Compass

) #1 of 1 Restaurants in North Rigton ££ - £££ , British,
Rigton Hill, North Rigton, Harrogate LS17 0DJ, England
+44 1423 733031
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (26 reviews)
“beef” (38 reviews)
“sunday roast” (22 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Rigton Hill, North Rigton, Harrogate LS17 0DJ, England
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1 - 10 of 822 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Arrived around 5pm on a Sunday to have a drink before our meal and despite four people standing behind the bar it took them 15 mins to serve us (only one person was actually serving the bar, the rest were waiting on the restaurant). Our...More

Thank John T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an excellent lunch today, have been a few times before and never disappointed. The staff are helpful and attentive, the food was delicious . My husband had the special sea bass and I had the Peking flatbread, we had nothing but praise for...More

Thank Fiona R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great Sunday lunch with family. Very easy to book a table. Seated promptly on our arrival. Very attentive service from our waitress Emily. The food was fantastic and the pub itself is really nice. Will definitely return.

Thank Krismcd78
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for lunch with the hubby. Friendly place, good waitress service but waited a long time for our meal and I wouldn't have said the place was busy. Excellent burger but fries where poor, all scrappy bites and greasy. Excellent desserts and good hot coffee....More

Thank Yvonne J
Samantha R, Owner at The Square & Compass, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for your review and for letting us know about your most recent visit. We are grateful for your comments which we will discuss with our team.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a very satisfying meal with family and friends. Maria the waitress was very attentive and provided excellent customer service with polite manners. Will definitely be visiting again.

Thank Lois B
Samantha R, Owner at The Square & Compass, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for letting us know you all enjoyed your time with us. We will look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for an early dinner mid week. The pub was quiet and we were promptly greeted and shown to a table. Service throughout our stay was good even when the pub started to fill up. The food was fine and the portions were reasonable. I...More

2  Thank EnochOllier
Samantha R, Owner at The Square & Compass, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for coming to eat with us and for giving us your feedback. We regularly review the presentation of our dishes so thank you for your comments.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife & I are spending the month in England to escape the summer heat in Florida where we reside. Just a couple miles drive from our cottage is the Square & Compass pub. We decided to try it for our Sunday lunch. After reading...More

Thank Dave J
Samantha R, Owner at The Square & Compass, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for coming to visit us during your trip. We are very pleased to know you enjoyed lunch with us and are happy to recommend The Square & Compass. We hope to see you again before you leave the country.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited Friday always a great buzz and what better than Fish, Chips and Curry sauce. Special mention to all the top team Martin, Zoe, Oli, India, Johnny,Andy,George, Phil, plus must not forget Ed. We will be back !!!

Thank Kathryn D
Samantha R, Owner at The Square & Compass, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We share all customer feedback with our team - so they will be thrilled to read your review. Thank you for letting us know you enjoyed your visit. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely gorgeous in the sunshine so much so we left the car and took a taxi back to Harrogate. We didn't eat on this occasion but the food smelt amazing...... we'll be back soon.

Thank wayne p
Samantha R, Owner at The Square & Compass, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

...and we shall look forward to seeing you. Thank you for using Trip Advisor.

Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Went to the Square & Compass again today for lunch. The food was wonderful. Big thank you to Adam & John for the most delicious ribs for my wife, fab spicy beef salad for me and really really good pizza. Big thanks to Martin, Oli...More

Thank Paul S
Samantha R, Owner at The Square & Compass, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

What a lovely review. The team will be really pleased you all enjoyed your lunch. Thank you for using Trip Advisor.

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Will S
24 June 2017|
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Response from Samantha R | Property representative |
Dear Will S - if you have a look at the website (apologies - unable to include a link on this message) you will find a link to the Sunday Menu on the food page. The menu does not include the Specials. These change each week.
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Colin Peter W
16 May 2017|
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Response from Samantha R | Property representative |
Dear Colin - Yes we do have a ramp and toilets for people with disabilities to use. Our team are always happy to help too. Best wishes. Sam Roffe, Malvern Inns.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rigton Hill, North Rigton, Harrogate LS17 0DJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Harrogate  >  North Rigton
  • Phone Number: +44 1423 733031
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Description
Good food and drink in a lovely location. Relaxing bar, large restaurant with private dining for up to 40 people. Freshly prepared dishes using local suppliers whenever possible. Also on offer are some of Yorkshire's favourite cask ales and an excellent selection of wines. Private dining, special occasions and meetings catered for.
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