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The Coachman Inn Restaurant

Coachman Inn Pickering Road West | Snainton, Scarborough YO13 9PL, England
+44 1723 859231
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“beef” (14 reviews)
“soup” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Coachman Inn Pickering Road West | Snainton, Scarborough YO13 9PL, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a lovely weekend at The Lodge Snainton and decided before some of our party had to return home Sunday lunch would be the perfect way to part. Rang through on Saturday evening to inquire if 12 dining could be accommodated. No problem what soever....More

Thank memps5
Reviewed 28 December 2017

My family of 5 adults and 3 small children had our Christmas lunch at the Coachman and it was absolutely superb. The food was delightful - make sure you taste the special soup! - excellent choices available and everything was delicious! The staff couldn't do...More

Thank sueod1
Reviewed 13 November 2017

My partner and I visited the Coachman Inn to see if the food was as good as we were led to believe. It was better! Freshly cooked, local ingredients very well presented and with friendly service. We intend to return and probably stay over next...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

The website looks lovely and at £120 per night you would expect the place to be lovely but it isn't. The car park is muddy. We had to knock on the door to get in as it was locked - this was about 3pm on...More

1  Thank Sarah D
Ian R, Owner at The Coachman Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2017

Unfortunately due to our location we embrace all things regarding country including the unrealistic necessity to open 18 hours a day closing at 11.00pm drinks will be provided to any resident during our closed period from 2.00-5.00pm all you had to do was ask!! we...More

Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

We are here on Saturday at about 4pm after finding nowhere in west Ayton serving food. And thank goodness we did! The food was fresh, great tasting and of a good variety. We had rabbit to start followed by a mixed fish main, it was...More

Thank Coral1548
Reviewed 26 October 2017

On the evening of the 25 October 2017, I took my wife to the Coachman in for her birthday dinner. I booked this about 6 weeks before and both of us were really looking forward to it, we were NOT disappointed with our visit. The...More

Thank yemmy64
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

We have visited 3 times to eat whilst on a weeks holiday in Snainton. We tried something different from the menu on each occasion and we cannot praise the quality of the food enough - it was outstanding. Owners and staff all friendly and attentive....More

1  Thank Donna S
Reviewed 14 October 2017

In line with other reviews the food is great served by friendly staff at a sensible pace. However a restaurant usually demands acceptable standards of behaviour from its clientele so all evening diners enjoy the eating experience. On the other hand a local cafe where...More

1  Thank keith p
Ian R, Owner at The Coachman Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2017

Thank you for your kind reviews regarding our food and service, but your poetic license allows you to completely overegg the review for effect, the party in question was indeed a 70th birthday party and although we had a few problems with the party's pre-order...More

Reviewed 12 October 2017

8 of us, Just spent a 3night break at the Coachman, can't fault it, food is fabulous, and hosts, Ian and Carol can't do enough for you. Whatever we wanted they obliged, can't ask for friendlier staff from chef to bar staff. They all make...More

Thank beanybaby_11
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

This venue has had a few changes in management.... we popped in to give it "another" chance as location is handy.. only wanted a sandwich and a glass of wine. We were given a menu and sandwiches were not available so ended up ordering a...More

1  Thank Jackie S
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20 August 2017|
Response from Ian R | Property representative |
Hi Jackie we have a small ramp which allows a wheelchair and/or easy access to the restaurant Regards The Coachman Inn
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 35
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Coachman Inn Pickering Road West | Snainton, Scarborough YO13 9PL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1723 859231
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The Coachman Inn Snainton, is a destination restaurant and bar with rooms beautifully located on the edge of the North Yorkshire Moors between Pickering & Scarborough. You will feel relaxed and at home in this historic Grade II listed Georgian Inn, steeped in coaching heritage. Built in 1776 and now sympathetically incorporating modern comforts, The Coachman Inn is the perfect retreat; the ideal base for exploring the North York Moors National Park the historic City of York and the stunning Yorkshire Coast and towns of Whitby and Scarborough. We take great pride in sourcing the best of the marvelous local procuce from the surrounding areas and creating food that we are sure you will enjoy, our Executive chef David Spencer has a lifetime of experience and has previously held two rosettes from the AA for 25 years works very closely with Head Chef Peter Gibson and the owner of the Coachman Inn Ian Rae who is also a Chef with many years of cooking under his belt to constantly create and innovate for your pleasure, whilst Carol Rae takes charge of the front of house team to ensure you are given the best possible service the moment you step through our front door.
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