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The Old Oak Tree

££ - £££, British,
South Kilvington, Thirsk YO7 2NL, England
+44 1845 523276
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“duck” (17 reviews)
“fish pie” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
South Kilvington, Thirsk YO7 2NL, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

Very friendly and helpful staff. The choice of food was exceptional and arrived to our table surprisingly quick to say how busy it was! Would definitely recommend and will be returning! Thank you. :)

Thank Alice H
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were in the area and needed a meal before heading home, after looking on trip advisor we found this pub which was well worth the visit. The gammon we had filled the plate and was served with new potatoes, onion rings and fresh vegetables....More

Thank 2dickybirds
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our stay at the Old Oak Tree was a delight, the staff were attentive without being noticeably so. The menu was large and well balanced. The food itself, (both breakfast and dinner), was plentiful, cooked and served to a high standard and incredibly well priced....More

1  Thank barrygrigg
Reviewed 1 week ago

Quaint village pub will residential chalets. Excellent home cooked food with great menu. Ideal for a country weekend and with range for a visit to Leeds and Thirsk.

Thank Harry P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The various meals we had were not at all the standard which we were hoping for. Service was good but couldn’t make up for the poor quality food.

1  Thank robuk111
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having visited last year we returned for several visits. It was great to find the food was as good as ever, hot, plentiful and great value for money. The staff were friendly and attentive and nothing was too much trouble At this time of year...More

1  Thank Oz1964
Reviewed 1 week ago

food was excellent, cosy room. lovely staff. A really good pint of Theakstons real ale, fine selection of Gins, Wines and the Food Menu is superb.

1  Thank _davidscottwindy6
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You can’t knock it but food is average, above average price for average food. Service and atmosphere are great. Lady in charge is helpful. However it’s popular it seems and opens at dinner time. Big carpark. Do try it as it’s better than most pubs

Thank Tim P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a table & when arrived we received no greeting in the restaurant we stood about for a while Feeling Most Uncomfortable & then had to wait in a queue at the bar to let a member of staff know we were there! We also...More

1  Thank tinaWirral
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We use to frequent the old oak tree often but two years ago we felt the food quality was not as good and after a bad experience when we were made to feel very unwelcome by the barman we haven't been back. But we decided...More

1  Thank Gillian S
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Shirley B
8 July 2018|
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Response from YorkshireLass071 | Property representative |
Sorry we don’t reserve tables outside, should you wish to reserve one inside, please call on 01845 523276
29 October 2017|
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Response from YorkshireLass071 | Property representative |
Hi, yes we are by prior arrangement
22 August 2016|
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Response from Eddie T | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, not sure!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: South Kilvington, Thirsk YO7 2NL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Thirsk
  • Phone Number: +44 1845 523276
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Family run freehold pub with restaurant serving home cooked food and real ales. Five en-suite rooms available on bed and breakfast basis.
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