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The Bustard Inn & Restaurant

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What you can expect during your visit
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
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Updated 26/09/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 26/09/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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US$12 - US$52
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Delicious food
1. Delicious food
"Excellent standards, fantastic service and delicious food! "
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2. Service with a smile
2. Service with a smile
"Excellent service and a really nice atmosphere throughout."
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3. Safe & secure
3. Safe & secure
"Excellent meal tonight with lovely staff in a very safe environment."
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Reviewed 30 October 2020

Lesley and her staff have again surpassed themselves, we attended to celebrate our first meal as a married couple and there is no better place than to celebrate at our favourite restaurant the staff are always friendly and professional and the food is always amazing,...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 16 August 2020 via mobile

This was our first meal out since lockdown and we were made to feel very safe by the staff and set up at the Bustard. Everything was in place including hand sanitizer, wearing of masks and a well spaced out dining room. The food was...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 29 October 2020 via mobile

Wonderful dinner at The Bustard Inn this evening. The Thursday ‘One Pot Wonder’ theme is rightly proving to be extremely popular. Very competitively priced, superb quality food and wine, with friendly and attentive staff - all delivered in a safe environment. Well done to Lesley...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 29 October 2020

We ate here for Sunday lunch last week. The food was absolutely delicious, With two vegetarians in the family and a limited menu for lunch, we felt we had a good choice and both enjoyed the miso aubergine dish and the ravioli, and we have...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 13 October 2020 via mobile

What a wonderful idea to serve simple and classic dishes every Thursday. The ‘One pot wonder’ idea at The Bustard is a triumph. We have been taken to North Africa with a wonderful Moroccan Tagine and to France with a delicious sausage cassoulet the following...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 9 October 2020

Another outstanding meal at The Bustard Inn. Lesley and all the staff are always friendly and welcoming and we cannot recommend this place enough. Food is amazing and even although we eat there fairly regularly, there is always something new to try. This restaurant is...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 2 October 2020 via mobile

Our first trip out to eat inside for many months. The Bustard Inn has never disappointed and the food was absolutely delicious. The service was very friendly and the whole ambience was just beautifully done. All Covid precautions were thoughtfully managed and we felt very...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 29 September 2020

Our first restaurant excursion since lockdown. Very well organised one way system, both inside and outside and careful social distancing. Very reassuring. Ordered a pint of Peroni, served at a perfect temperature, and a bottle of Harrogate Spa water. Two crab and cucumber roulades as...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 28 September 2020 via mobile

Visited for Sunday Lunch with a friend yesterday and we were extremely impressed on every level, as despite all the Covid regulations, we had a wonderful, relaxed and enjoyable meal. The food was excellent, beginning to end it was all extremely good, my pressed Pork...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 23 September 2020 via mobile

A great meal at the Bustard, superb service and a great atmosphere. The steak (not greasy) and the mushroom (not greasy) were amazing and possibly the best steak I’ve had for a while. We had a lovely evening, thanks to the great food and the...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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10 February 2020|
Response from 602LJL | Property representative |
Hi there. Thanks for your query. Dogs are allowed in the garden only. I hope this helps 😊
18 November 2018|
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Response from 602LJL | Property representative |
Many thanks for your enquiry. We are fully accessible for a wheelchair both in the bar and in the restaurant. We look forward to seeing you soon.
29 November 2016|
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Response from AlanHHewitt | Property representative |
Yes we do a very special Christmas lunch which is detailed on our website under the Christmas tab. Thank you for your enquiry.
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Bustard Inn & Restaurant

  • Yes, The Bustard Inn & Restaurant is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.

  • The Bustard Inn & Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4.5