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Craven Heifer Inn

) #32 of 108 Restaurants in Skipton $$ - $$$ , British,
Grassington Road, Skipton BD23 3LA, England
+44 1756 792521
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“pie” (21 reviews)
“chicken” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Grassington Road, Skipton BD23 3LA, England
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1 - 10 of 283 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Met some family for a belated birthday meal. Had one of the meals from the special board, and it was fantastic. All four of us had something different and all four were delighted with what we had. We will be back!

Thank Judith H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited with friends for evening meal. Nice pub atmosphere with home cooked menu. Efficient service. Good portion sizes and very tasty.

Thank shirlManchester
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Craven Heifer at lunch time today after a recommendation from an older family relative. We have recently moved to the area. Upon entering the reception/bar my partner and I immediately felt a little sceptical this was the place for us (I had...More

1  Thank Paul A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went in on Wednesday lunch time. Place wasn't too busy and found a nice quiet table. We ordered two small Craven Heifer steak pies. They soon arrived,piping hot and on hot plates along with a portion of chips and a dish of mixed vegetables to...More

Thank Trickydicky56
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Excellent menu with lots of choice and all at a very reasonable price. The food can't be faulted - restaurant quality and all locally sourced, fresh ingredients. Good selection of affordable wines, too.

Thank Italyl0vers
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Could not fault the food or service. Made a change to see a different choice of starters and main courses on the menu.

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Cheap, clean, basic, dated, nice towels & hot shower. Had meal & pint of beer but unfortunately became violently ill during the night with vomiting. Needed cleaning materials & sink plunger in the morning & cleaning staff were very kind, helpful & sympathetic. However when...More

2  Thank robert c
johndSkipton, Owner at Craven Heifer Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Just for balance lets just confirm what you said to us. You claimed you had been up all night with food poisoning and it must be our food. We explained we sell more than 50 heifer pies a day and that there was absolutely no...More

Reviewed 21 April 2017

Visited a couple of times excellent menu lots of specials on the menu .Food is very tasty well done to the chef

Thank howedoudo
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Called in on friday tea time and were met with a very welcoming reception, nothing seemed too much trouble. The food was even more impressive, as my chicken with apricot and wensleydale cheese was just brilliant---so good we went back again on sunday.My partner raved...More

Thank tony w
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Visited here on Saturday with family. Reasonably priced menu and long list of specials. Food was ample and tasty and enjoyed by all.

Thank Joyce C
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Rebecca R
Hi, Is the Craven Heifer currently open? Has anyone been this week? I've got a reservation for next week and the website is down and the phone is disconnected
28 April 2017|
Response from johndSkipton | Property representative |
yes we are most definitely open, Our phone lines are down but have now been diverted so we can receive calls. The divert should be on in 1 hours time feel free to ring us on 01756 792521 then. We have seen a fault with the... More
Ellie K
You must be joking, the landlady and landord ar nasty and rude to customers.
22 July 2016|
Response from Richard W | Reviewed this property |
Are you sure it's the same CH are is two in Skipton in 10 min of each other
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grassington Road, Skipton BD23 3LA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Skipton
  • Phone Number: +44 1756 792521
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