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Craven Heifer, Stainforth

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Skipton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

As a couple we recently frequented the Craven Heifer at Stainforth and was greeted by a friendly young barman. We had only just sat down when the Landlord came in to the bar area and started shouting at the young barman and using foul language at him which we both found disgusting. If he had an issue with the young...

1Thank Christine H
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

We called in for lunch on 2 separate occasions at the weekend with our 2 dogs. We were made to feel very welcome on both occasions (as were the dogs who were lavished with attention and given biscuits and water). We had great meals both times. The food was inexpensive and very tasty. The pub has a great location beside...

Thank Boclar
Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 November 2016

A friendly local pub with a very hardworking landlord and landlady.Log fires good beer and very generous portions of well cooked fresh food the fish and chips were excellent and there is a good choice of specials.Will try to save room for a pudding next time

Thank David H
Halifax, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Read the reviews for this place before we visited last week. I was apprehensive as it felt like all the reviews talked about was the landlord... anyway had a fantastic meal, glad we didn't order a starter as well because the portion size was HUGE! i had Yorkshire pudding that was as big as my head ! hubby's steak was...

Thank Amber O
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Recently stayed in a B&B in the village and enjoyed a couple of evening meals at the pub. It has great character and characters and the food was really enjoyable; fresh and well cooked with generous proportions.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 September 2016

booked in advance for the upcoming wedding of my stepdaughter at a nearby venue, could not give me the two days required but promised to try all they could to help. And true to his word he came up trumps, and during our very comfortable stay he was very attentive and helpful. If the opportunity ever arose again I would...

1Thank stainless61
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 September 2016

It is over 40 years since I last visited this local village pub in Stainforth, North Yorkshire and if my memory serves me well, little has changed since my previous visit - there are still the oak-lined walls and stone clad floors with a raoring log fire in the small bar There were only two other couples in the pub...

Thank DavidWDoughty
Reviewed 16 September 2016

The 'Grumpy Old Man' wears a T shirt advertising the fact - a sense of humour!!! The food is home made and excellent with portions so large they are super filling. Dogs are treated to water, biscuits and chocolates (if owner agrees) by Maureen. Towels are proved for wet dogs. I was there tonight when 3 ladies negotiating the Pennine...

Thank NeilA112013
Management response:

Thank you for your review - I am sorry that I missed you but look forward to your return and I can definitely recommend the steak and ale pies. PS. I prefer Eric Pollard lol

Wakefield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 September 2016

That's the sign in front of the pub, so there is a warning lol - Victor meldrew wasn't obviously around when we all went in for a drink with our dog but there was a lovely landlady and a normal bloke pulling pints. The beer garden is a lovely area but unfortunately we didn't get to eat here but did...

1Thank rsjd
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Forget the reviews of 'lovely meal' blah blah blah. Quite simply don't put any money over the bar of this establishment . Visited with my sons and dog after a long walk and were treated like dirt by the miserable old bloke who I suspect was the landlord. Let me make this clear, I'm a recently retired professional with 3...

5Thank mrcharles157

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Craven Heifer is a traditional Yorkshire Inn. Roaring log fires, real ales, fantastic pub food and quality en-suite accommodation. Situated in the picturesque Yorkshire Dales village of Stainforth; 3 miles from the bustling market town of Settle and approximately the same distance to the start of the Yorkshire 3 Peaks walk. We offer you a fully refurbished inn. All of our rooms and all of the bar and restaurant areas have been fully refurbished in 2014, giving you a comfy and relaxed environment to enjoy the beautiful Yorkshire Dales. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Craven Heifer, Stainforth

Address: Main Road, Stainforth, Yorkshire Dales National Park BD24 9PB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Yorkshire Dales National Park > Stainforth
Number of rooms: 7
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“Did not stay so cannot comment”
 of 5 bubbles MikeT23, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
“can only comment on our room but in the location you are surrounded by the Yorkshire dales.”
 of 5 bubbles stainless61, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“They are all good and unaffected by other pub users”
 of 5 bubbles NeilA112013, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Check the beer garden out it is very peaceful”
 of 5 bubbles rsjd, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Give it a try”
 of 5 bubbles andywaterworth, 15 Apr 2016 | Read review
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