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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)
“steak” (17 reviews)
“pork” (11 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00 Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Main Street, Newton on Derwent YO41 4DB, England
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1 - 10 of 171 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Popped in for a pint on the way home. Only the second time I had been in. As soon as I entered, I was hit with a lovely smell. The place was full of happy people eating. Sat myself at the bar and ordered a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank Gregg H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came from near and far to celebrate with our ever-extending family, young and old. . Everything went so smoothly, with plenty of good food and friendly and helpful staff ( even helped with the group photo). A lovely venue that I'm sure will be...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank pecaway
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We met here for a huge family party. The staff were very friendly, accommodating and organised. We had a buffet laid on and the food was really nice; and plentiful! A lovely venue. Would highly recommend.

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank EmilyH2506
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

70 of us, yes 70, gathered for a Christmas get-together and catch up. The venue in this little village between York and Hull has been recently extended and refurbished so there was plenty of room for us all. The food was superb and the atmosphere...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank Margaret R
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

We were staying close to Newton on Derwent with friends for a kid free weekend and decided to walk to the village and visit the Half Moon. The pub is quite modern inside and has a good selection of beers lagers and ciders on tap...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank 846alastairf
Reviewed 1 December 2018

I booked a table for a group of 11 ladies for a get together earlier this week. We all seemed to have something different from the menu and we all thoroughly enjoyed our food. Our young waiter was polite, amusing and nothing was too much...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Rhapsody63
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Really lovely pub, nicely decorated in fresh gastro-pub way. Open and spacious feel but cost at same time. Menu options such as steak nights and 2 meals for £15 which we had. Good sized portions and nicely cooked so excellent value for money. Staff friendly....More

Date of visit: October 2018
3  Thank Jetter500
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Stumbled on this pub and,had a Sat eve meal.We had the steak pie with proper chips and,minted peas. The steak was exceptionally tender.We would,like,to return to try out the,specials. Very pleasant customer service too.

Date of visit: September 2018
3  Thank ASW651
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Absolutely superb. We both had the battered king prawns with chilli dip [they were the best ever]. We then had the pork Sunday lunch with very nice cauliflower cheese, parsnips, carrots, roast potatoes and Yorkshire pudding. All perfect. Service was really friendly and polite. We'll...More

Date of visit: July 2018
2  Thank Graham C
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

There was a problem with our meal in that one of our parties meals hadn’t gone through to the kitchen. When the rest of the party had finished someone came to the table to say it would be 5 more minutes at which point we...More

Date of visit: July 2018
8  Thank Reedy2007
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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
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic
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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