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A stylish inn with 12 en suite bedrooms located at the centre of the historic gritstone village of Spofforth. Restaurant, lounge and large terrace. Just five miles south east of Harrogate and 3 miles from Wetherby and the A1. Physical Distancing and Enhanced Hygiene arrangements in place.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, British
FEATURES
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Gift Cards Available
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Reviewed 24 January 2021

How do you have a highlight of the week during lockdown? The only way is to order Sunday Lunch from the Castle to takeaway. Today I ordered lunch for two with my bubble partner and it was just delicious. The beef was medium rare -...More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed 28 December 2020

I booked table for my partner and I today... We just wanted nice quick lunch. Unfortunately apart of greeting nothing was great. We were waiting sooooo long time for drinks arrive, even longer for someone to take our food order. It took them 25 minutes...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Samantha R, Owner at The Castle Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2020

Dear Denisa - We want every one of our customers to enjoy excellent service and I am very sorry that what you experienced during your visit was not good enough. I will alert our General Manager so that this can be looked into and appropriate...More

Reviewed 27 December 2020 via mobile

We visited the castle inn yesterday while out having a family walk. We just called in for a drink and a bite to eat. The restaurant was very quiet for Boxing Day and there was plenty of staff on. Greeted by a gent in a...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Samantha R, Owner at The Castle Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2020

Dear Veggie - Our aim is to offer excellent service and very good value for money dishes - and I am very sorry this was not your experience. I will alert our General Manager who will review every aspect of our Boxing Day service. Thank...More

Reviewed 21 December 2020

Food was nice but was expensive for the quality with limited menu which had another 2 dishes unavailable on our visit. Table was sticky as well which was surprising. Setting of the pub is lovely and nice interior.More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Samantha R, Owner at The Castle Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2020

Thank you for alerting us to what was good about your visit and what needed to be better. We discuss all our customer's feedback and will look at exactly why dishes were not available. I will also alert our team to the fact that your...More

Reviewed 20 December 2020 via mobile

All areas of the hotel and restaurant are scrupulously clean and sanitised, we had no concerns at all during this difficult time. The staff are excellent, friendly and helpful, nothing is too much trouble for them! The restaurant was well spaced and although serving a...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Samantha R, Owner at The Castle Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2020

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and confirm that all was well during your visit. We will look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 16 December 2020

My stay here was faultless, beds were very comfy, staff went over and above on many occasions and reminded me what great service looks like. I will be staying again, I recommend you do the same. To my lasting regret I didn’t eat here, but...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Samantha R, Owner at The Castle Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2020

Thank you for your review Mark. It is great to know you enjoyed your stay and I will share your review with the whole team.

Reviewed 15 December 2020 via mobile

Food has taken a real step up recently, delicious lamb meal this weekend. Top meal on our doorstep thanks to all the team balancing the current challenges.

Date of visit: December 2020
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Samantha R, Owner at The Castle Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2020

Dear Josie - Thank you for coming to eat with us and for taking the time to give the team such supportive feedback. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 7 December 2020 via mobile

Came here for an evening meal and it was amazing! We was served by Emily and she gave a fantastic service, was very friendly and professional all night. The food was so good with very quick service. We couldn’t of ask for it any better!...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Samantha R, Owner at The Castle Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2020

Dear Jess - Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. This is a challenging time for us all so Emily and the team will love knowing your meal was 'amazing'. We are very grateful for your support. Best wishes, Sam...More

Reviewed 13 November 2020

I was worried about ordering fish and chips as a takeaway - after all, The Castle Inn is renowned for serving the best fish and chips anyway - but could they keep up the standard as a takeaway. Oh yes they can ... I think...More

Date of visit: November 2020
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SamanthaR696, Owner at The Castle Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 19 November 2020

Dear June - Thank you for your support during these very challenging times. The whole team will love knowing you enjoyed your Take Away. Best wishes from us all.

Reviewed 7 November 2020

A great place for a decent meal. A very varied menu available and a good range of bar drinks. The restaurant is nicely decorated and very clean. Friendly waiting staff serving the tables and helping customers. We stayed here 2 nights so we had dinner...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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SamanthaR696, Owner at The Castle Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2020

Thank you for coming to stay with us and for taking the time to write a review. We hope to see you again in the future.

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Response from Spofforth26 | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast is served from 7am Monday to Friday and 8am on a Saturday and Sunday. The Main Menu is available from 12noon Monday to Saturday. Food can be ordered until 9pm Monday to Friday, 9.30pm on Saturday and 8pm on Sunday.
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Yes Otis dog friendly
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24 November 2016|
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Response from Samantha R | Property representative |
Morning Ian R. Sam Roffe from Malvern Inns here. We have 9 en suite bedrooms that are just being given their finishing touches. If you visit The Castle Inn's website you will see that the rooms are available to book online... More
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    The Castle Inn is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4