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The Foresters Arms Pub Restaurant

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Bar, British, Pub
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Kilburn, Thirsk YO61 4AH, England
+44 1387 868386
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Been here many times and each time thoroughly enjoyed. Great pub with great staff and delicious food. Had the baked cod last night which was so good, partner had Barnsley chop which he said was tasty just a little small. Will be back very soon , anyone in the area has to visit this place.

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Thank Grace H
Basildon, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

A lovely pub in a lovely setting. The food was very good and reasonably priced and the staff were very welcoming. If you are a dog lover it welcomes well behaved dogs too and if you went during the day for lunch you could tie in a visit to the Mouseman museum

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

The charms of this countryside pub will live long in the memory after the wife and i visited in July 2016. It's a beautiful place to sit and relax and the food was simply fantastic. Well worth a visit again in the near future. Ellie is a lovely girl who took time to chat with us and a place is... More 

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Thank lee f
Ballywalter, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

Good meal, with great menu. Went on a Friday night, book for a table in the restaurant if you don't want to eat in the bar. Lovely wee village.

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Thank uglybettyCountyDown
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

Friendly staff ~ traditional old charming bar ~ good varied menu ~ ordered two roast meat sandwiches with gravy and chips, food was good ~ dinning room a little dark. Quick service, prices about average for this type of pub, made a good shandy.

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Thank julia h
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

The room was very comfortable. The staff were cheerful, and made our stay enjoyable. The food was superb, in fact I would rate every aspect of this place as extremly good. My wife and I would have no hesitation to staying here again.

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Thank David W
Newton Aycliffe, United Kingdom
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204 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016

Had 2 evening meals here during our stay at the hotel. There is nothing to complain about. The food was delicious, served by lovely staff in no time at all. Served hot as it has not been sat under a hot lamp. In our view represented good value for money. The mussels were absolutely devine, the best I've ever tasted.

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Thank Stephen W
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

We live locally so visit from time to time for a lunch after a walk. The pub is old fashioned (in the best possible way) and homely especially in winter when the fire is lit. There is a variety of good traditional food. Variety of local real ales. Staff are friendly and attentive. Park in the village and take a... More 

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Thank Ben F
Leeds
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2015

Disappointed landlord very dower, no good mornings, goodbyes, have a safe journey home. if you do call in for a drink then the glass aren't oversized its just a short measure.

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Durham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2015

My husband & I joined family & friends to celebrate the 60th Diamond Wedding Anniversary of his parents Doris & Brian! All fifteen of us enjoyed a lovely lunch in beautiful surroundings.The menu was extensive and the specials board very exciting! There was very little time between the first and fifteenth meal being served! Everywhere was spotlessly clean and there... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kilburn, Thirsk YO61 4AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Thirsk
  • Phone Number: +44 1387 868386

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?