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Clocktower Bar & Restaurant

Hotel Rudding Park, Follifoot, Harrogate HG3 1JH, England
+44 1423 871350
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Hotel Rudding Park, Follifoot, Harrogate HG3 1JH, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Twice this year have been to THE CLOCKTOWER RESTAURANT for what was intended to be a bit of a celebration. We used Travelzoo vouchers. So far so good until the bills were produced and on both occasions the bills were wrong and ignored the Travelzoo...More

1  Thank wordennis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful friendly and helpful staff. Great choice on menu. Delicious food and wine. Lovely choice to celebrate a special occasion

Thank christine w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unfortunately a lack of attention to detail spoilt what could have been a pleasant lunch. It’s not as if the place is understaffed (in fact the opposite), but there seems to be little direction; items missing from the order and the like. A little more...More

1  Thank ThereWasOnlyOneNadia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband was 65 on the day we went for lunch and I had retired the day before so we thought we would celebrate somewhere special. We were taken through a half empty conservatory to the completely empty dining room A young waitress with little...More

1  Thank Elaine C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came to Harrogate for a day trip and it was definitely worth stopping by for lunch, nice relaxed atmosphere, professional service and qwerty surroundings busy place glad it's thriving

Thank Richard Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The setting and facilities are stunning. The staff couldn't be nicer. The breakfast was a real 5 star experience . But the quality of the evening meal let our break down. It was really nothing to write home about and a real disappointment

1  Thank Paula S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We always come to Harrogate during our English holiday simply because there is one of the best restaurant in the whole world for us! The clocktower is an amazing restaurant which covers breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, dinner and aperitif. It's inside the Rudding park Hotel...More

Thank Valeria P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

greeted at the door, seated menu explained. Staff welcoming and efficient. Food, well the food was exceptional, fillet steak cooked just as it should be, and to round the night off an irish coffee. Will definitely have a return visit. Thank you Clocktower for an...More

Thank Carmel and Phil O
RuddingPark, The Rudding Park Team at Clocktower Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to write your lovely review. The team were so pleased to hear that both the service and food were exceptional, with the fillet steak being cooked just as it should be. The entire team really do strive...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful meal and the waiters are brilliant. The service we received was fantastic and I would definitely return!More

Thank BettyLouise1234
RuddingPark, The Rudding Park Team at Clocktower Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to write your review. How wonderful it was to read that you loved the service you received, along with enjoying a beautiful meal, that is exactly what our team strive to achieve. We never tire of hearing...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely Restaurant, the conservatory for breakfact/lunch is a lovely venue. Wine on the expensive side.More

Thank 447get
RuddingPark, The Rudding Park Team at Clocktower Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed our lovely restaurant, Clocktower and that you appreciated our wonderful conservatory, it is definitely worth a request to be seated in such wonderful surroundings. We were...More

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Captain M M
3 June 2017|
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Response from Jeff W | Reviewed this property |
I arrived by uni cycle difficulties carrying my date on my shoulders! I got parked without issue! 😉
Barbara S
3 April 2017|
Response from RuddingPark | Property representative |
Dear Barbara Thank you for your question please visit our website where you will be able to view sample menus of both our restaurants, Clocktower and Horto. We hope to welcome you to Rudding Park very soon Kind... More
13 September 2016|
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Response from Dominic F | Reviewed this property |
No dress code but it's a restaurant that I like to dress smart but comfortable
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$66 - US$79
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hotel Rudding Park, Follifoot, Harrogate HG3 1JH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Harrogate  >  Follifoot
  • Phone Number: +44 1423 871350
  • E-mail
2AA Rosette Clocktower Restaurant, is set within 4 Red Star Rudding Park Hotel in Harrogate, North Yorkshire. Dine in the restaurant underneath the striking pink glass chandelier, relax in the bright and airy conservatory alongside the 400 year-old olive tree or enjoy a drink at the bar. Clocktower Restaurant, considered to be one of the best places to eat in Harrogate, features a large terrace, perfect for alfresco dining on a sunny day or summer picnics with the family. Clocktower Bar is open all day everyday.
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