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The Half Moon

Main Street, Newton on Derwent YO41 4DB, England
+44 1904 608883
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sea bass” (11 reviews)
“oatcakes” (2 reviews)
“pork” (10 reviews)
Closes in 7 min
All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Main Street, Newton on Derwent YO41 4DB, England
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1 - 10 of 157 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our first visit to The Half Moon was the 21/01/18 with my self, my partner and another couple. Well, it certainly was not a disappointment. The food was absolutely lovely, especially for my partner who would normally prefer to eat of a main menu rather...More

1  Thank Samantha S
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

I visited with my two friends tonight and we we were greeted by a lovely man behind the bar as soon as we walked in! We wanted a few G&T's and he recommended a great gin we'd never tried before from their gin menu. We...More

2  Thank Matt A
Reviewed 10 December 2017

This pub was a brilliant find! For our annual Christmas family reunion, this pub offered a wonderful place for us to celebrate. Our party was not only 16 in size, of which two were under 5, but we also had dietary requirements such as nut...More

3  Thank annemarierooney
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Exceptionally clean pub. All staff are friendly and very efficient. The food is very good. I had the sea bass. 2 beautiful fillets of sea bass on a bed of tomatoe, pesto, chorizo and potatoe. It was really tasty and filling. My son and husband...More

2  Thank ssandj
Reviewed 3 December 2017

We had a great Sunday lunch here .The food was delicious,very hot and big portions .It was quiet today but the decor and friendly staff made a lovely atmosphere . We will be returning soon.

2  Thank YorkSuzanne
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

We went to the half moon inn yesterday for a family meal for my father in laws 80th birthday. There were 11 of us. The staff were lovely, polite and couldn't do enough to help us. The food was beautiful. As it was Sunday we...More

2  Thank lisa_midgi
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Ideal location to our accommodation at Kexby House. Very quaint building. Lovely choice on the menu and specials board. Quality of food did not disappoint. Staff and Manager all very friendly, a cold night but cosy inside. Would recommend at 6STAR

2  Thank lighthousemike2017
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Wow! What a meal we had here. The Thai Green Curry is absolutely stunning! We really enjoyed this dish and we would certainly recommend to anyone visiting the Half Moon Inn for dinner. The staff were friendly and the atmosphere was nice and chilled. An...More

2  Thank SeanSom
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We held our joint birthday parties here and had a perfect time. The chefs catered for 60 people including vegetarian, gluten free and dairy free. The food was fantastic and we couldn't be more pleased with the friendliness of the staff. Nothing was too much...More

2  Thank Margaret210712
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely decor in light oak and Georgian green, lovely people and lovely food. I’ve tried two Sunday roasts, beef and pork. The beef was tender and tasty and the veggies and Yorkshire pud were excellent. The pork was tender with lovely crackling. AND they’re do...More

2  Thank NIGEL561
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Questions & Answers
11 April 2016|
Response from Gina R | Property representative |
Hi Yoshi, apologies for the late reply, the Half Moon Inn has a kids' menu which is on their website on the 'menus' page. Gina
Kay L
11 October 2015|
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Response from Gina R | Property representative |
Hi Kya, We do not have a set menu of gluten free dishes. However, we do prepare gluten free food on request either on the day or by pre-Order, and can provide most foods upon request in this fashion. Chris, our chef... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Newton on Derwent YO41 4DB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  East Riding of Yorkshire  >  Newton on Derwent
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 608883
  • E-mail
The Half Moon Inn is a newly refurbished pub and restaurant venue in the heart of Newton-upon-Derwent, close to York, serving phenomenal food and drink with a great atmosphere and Yorkshire portions.
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