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The Shoulder of Mutton Inn

Kirby Hill, Richmond DL11 7JH, England
+44 1748 905011
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Kirby Hill, Richmond DL11 7JH, England
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Reviews (133)
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1 - 10 of 133 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food prepared and cooked by Matt the licencee was delicious - young couple who have taken over the pub recently and establishing themselves and the local pub to Whaston Springs Farmhouse

Thank Stockportviv
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Not a large menu, but everything seems to be made from scratch using fresh local ingredients. Very reasonably priced with Gluten Free options available, promptly served by helpful and welcoming staff.

Thank Hobbit64
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We stayed at the excellent Whashton Spring B&B down the road and came here for dinner. Nice touch to be greeted by name by the superb Kirsty on arrival (deduced from an earlier email exchange to book a table). The beer I tried was a...More

Thank stephencotten
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Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

A delightful, very welcoming and friendly establishment. The food was delicious and plentiful. Great location and excellent value, we would definitely visit again.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Lovely country pub, warm and friendly hosts and lovely food. The beer was spot on too! Comfy beds with nice bedding and fluffy towels in the bathroom. Nothing was too much trouble and we were even offered a lift back in the evening after we...More

Thank caroline i
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Stayed two nights whilst attending a local funeral. Made most welcome by the hosts, Matthew and Kirsty. Room was perfectly clean and overlooked the Yorkshire moors. Small but clean bathroom, TV, tea making facilities, extra blankets in the wardrobe but adequate heating ensured they were...More

Thank guhor
Reviewed 22 December 2016

We had many meals at this lovely pub, and everyone as been fantastic. We even took our friends for their lovely Christmas menu, which was 5 star. There rooms are lovely and comfortably. There meat is second to none, best quality local meat. We have...More

Thank Patricia P
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Terrible food , thought we would try it since we are to move into the village. To be fair the service was good with money taken off the bill but the food was over cooked and tasteless. Maybe a drink and a bag of crisps...More

Thank Kelsterdelster
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Fantastic welcome by hosts and their families! Stayed with my daughters and young granddaughter. The hosts made us feel really welcome and spent time showing the youngest member of our family their selection of Xmas trees and decorations. She loved the dancing penguin the best!...More

Thank hena01
Reviewed 18 December 2016

The pub is run down and smells old and damp. The food is cheap and is typical pub food - nothing fancy. Would not return.

Thank 998pinklady85998
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Are you open for meals on new years day pls
3 November 2016|
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I would like to look at the menu please
22 July 2015|
Response from Susan M | Reviewed this property |
The Shoulder of Mutton has changed hands.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$42
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kirby Hill, Richmond DL11 7JH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Richmond  >  Kirby Hill
  • Phone Number: +44 1748 905011
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We are a traditional English country pub, surrounded by spectacular views four miles from the nearest town of Richmond. We pride our selves on good traditional bar meals made from locally sourced ingredients. we also have Six letting rooms comprising of four double rooms with on suite bathrooms, one family room which has one double and two single beds to accommodate a family of four with on suite bathroom, all of witch have showers only in the bathrooms and we also have an Annex which has its own separate living room, bedroom, kitchenette with fridge and microwave, and bathroom with shower over bath.