EXPLORE NORTH YORKSHIRE

PLACES TO EAT

If you’re looking for the tastiest places to eat whilst you’re in North Yorkshire, we’ve put together a list of the best bars and restaurants to enjoy a meal out. Whether you’re wanting to dine in the finest restaurants or indulge in a countryside pub by the fire, there’s something for everyone in North Yorkshire.

Seriously good local ingredients

The Inn at Whitewell

An old-fashioned rural Inn, serving great food, both fine dining and in the bar. Seriously good local ingredients cooked well and a noteworthy selection of drinks. One of our firm favourites; The Inn at Whitewell which has been crowned the 2020 Good Pub Guide’s Pub of the Year.

BOLTON-BY-BOWLAND

The Coach & Horses

In the middle of Bolton by Bowland in the Ribble Valley, an area of outstanding beauty, stands this beautiful Grade 2 listed Inn. Outstanding food, stunning decor and very attentive team. The Coach and Horses has a well deserved excellent reputation.

SIMPLY STUNNING FOOD

The Higher Buck

Nestled on the edge of the Forest of Bowland, in the magnificent Ribble Valley you will find this gem of an inn in the picture-perfect village of Waddington. The Higher Buck has a high reputation and loyal following for its good honest dishes and fine ales. Well worth a visit.

AWARD WINNING FOOD & ALES

Assheton Arms

Winner of several awards, this historic Grade II listed country pub is situated in the untouched conservation village of Downham. Boasting unrivalled views of Pendle Hill, this charming country pub offers both light and fresh seafood dishes and heart, classic meat dishes. The Assheton Arms, has just been awarded the Good Pub Guide’s 2020 Dining Pub of the Year.

TRADITIONAL GASTRO FOOD

The Parker's Arms

An award-winning gastro pub, serving local produce which changes daily. Situated in Newton which is a great base or destination for walks around Bowland.

NESTLED WITHIN NATURAL BEAUTY

Spread Eagle Sawley

Sat in between the heart of the River Ribble and the remains of the C12th Cistercian Sawley Abbey the Spread Eagle is truly at the heart of the community. The dining room has delightful views and serves delicious award-winning food.

TRADITIONAL GASTRO FOOD

The Hark to Bounty

An award-winning gastro pub, serving local produce which changes daily. Situated in Newton which is a great base or destination for walks around Bowland.

A SLICE OF THE COUNTRY

Freemasons at Wiswell

Set in this quaint Ribble Valley village, Freemasons at Wiswell provides a slice of country refinement with a twist of contemporary creativity and flair. 

THE PERFECT GETAWAY

LOOKING FOR A PLACE TO STAY?

Now you’ve found some of the best places to visit whilst you’re enjoying your stay up in North Yorkshire, it’s now time to find the perfect place to stay. All the places above are a short drive from our luxury cottages, and even closer to the stunning Grizedale Forest. Click below to view our luxury cottages, and plan your stay with us at Brockthorn now.