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The Lion Inn

High Blakey, Kirkbymoorside YO62 7LQ, England
+44 1751 417320
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“chops” (5 reviews)
“steak” (14 reviews)
“salad” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
High Blakey, Kirkbymoorside YO62 7LQ, England
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1 - 10 of 205 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been going to the LIon since 1977 and have always enjoyed the quality and the prices of good y food. Not having been for a couple of years we decided to give it a try for our wedding aniversary, we arrived Monday the 16th October...More

Thank Barry C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

At the heart is a very atmospheric, centuries old pub but with additional (more recently built restaurant rooms) to accommodate the many dinners (walkers, hikers and locals) - around 720 covers for Sunday lunch when we visited I was told ! This very remote pub...More

1  Thank Rory_McN
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This place keeps going down and down. Surely it cannot keep sucking people in with its poor food. Without the location this place would be closed down

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Went here for lunch on a cold and windy day. The place has a lovely atmosphere. The food is very, very good. Very large portions too. The steak and ale pie looks spectacular (although I did not have this). One of our group had lamb...More

Thank MoleCatcher J
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We found this lovely pub up on the moors (and in a heavy mist) and even the the car park was full we managed to find a seat inside.Food was tasty, I had the soup which was very warming.

Thank Jackiemmm
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Popped in after a day out at Hutton-le-hole for a drink and an early evening meal. We had our dog with us which was welcome in the bar areas. It wasn't particularly busy (it was September mid-week) but those who were there mostly had dogs...More

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Went for a lovely pub dinner after a long day walking on the Moors. Generous portions and good veg. Lamb chops and gravy with mint sauce was delicious as was the kids Yorkshire pudding with steak and mushroom. Hope we can make it back before...More

Thank Carolyn H
Reviewed 15 August 2017

my friends and i always love having a drive out to Blakey to have something to eat here. Food is always fresh and tastes great. Staff are welcoming and will always find a space for you somewhere if it is busy. Very cosy especially in...More

Thank CalvinB90
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely cosy pub on the moors. Ideal menu from young children to adults. Plenty of tables inside and out. Prices are very good. Food excellent value and quality. Highly recommended. Can't wait to go again Soon. Been many times.

Thank Byrti
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Very old traditional pub, with low beams and very friendly staff. A good range of local beers on tap and a good variety of wines. Being located in the middle of nowhere you may expect limited choice but oh no, food was delicious from a...More

Thank Mandy M
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Lambers2013
13 May 2017|
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Response from GuisboroughGadgey | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they are dog-friendly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 40
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Blakey, Kirkbymoorside YO62 7LQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Kirkbymoorside
  • Phone Number: +44 1751 417320
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