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The Narrow Boat

$$ - $$$, British,
38 Victoria Street, Skipton BD23 1JE, England
+44 1756 797922
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (17 reviews)
“pie” (14 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 11:00 pmAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
38 Victoria Street, Skipton BD23 1JE, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We come her quite often, it is a nice pub with good beer and their special burgers, made of mixed beef and pork with a bit of spiciness are excellent and served with crispy chunky chips. The only problem is the service is incredibly slow,...More

Thank chrisjpotter
MarketTownTaverns, Marketing Administrator at The Narrow Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there chrisjpotter Thank you for taking the time to contact us regarding your visit to the Narrow Boat. I'm happy to hear you enjoy our food, especially our handcrafted burgers. Unfortunately, we do have a small kitchen at the Narrow Boat which can slightly...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

pre dinner drinks for 5. Staff were very friendly and offered us a taste of the real ales before we decided. Nice atmosphere in the heart of the town

Thank TheCRSPitCrew
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First of all we always come to the narrow boat when in Skipton. The beer is good, it’s clean, the service is usually good and the food is lovely. However we were let down on this occasion. We are mixed group of friends 30’s to...More

1  Thank Linmar1
Reviewed 8 January 2018

We've been here a couple of times before and found it pretty crowded and busy so we had a backup plan on Saturday night when we headed down for a bite to eat and a few drinks. We quickly found a seat on the ground...More

Thank Crispinhj
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Came across The Narrow Boat and fancied a pint and a bite to eat. Glad I popped in. At least 4 or 5 beers to ponder over. Taylors Landlord always does it for me. Had a fish butty and sweet potato fries. Good standard of...More

Thank chinadave62
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

We came here after having done a long walk with our dog on a cold Sunday afternoon. We were looking for a Sunday lunch in a place that did good food and wasn’t full of tourists, due to our dog being a little bit barky....More

Thank Joanne K
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Good service and a fine range of beers in comfortable surroundings. The pub has recently been refurbished to a high standard and also has a constant changing range of fine beers.

Thank Gps G
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Nice bar with nice beer. Spacious seating areas and comfortable with helpful staff. Definitely worth a visit if you are in skipton

Thank WMLG
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Had the best steak and ale pie in a long while! Slice of a proper deep filled plate pie.( Top, bottom and sides not just a lid on a dish) loads of roasted vegetables and hand cut chips. As a gravy lover appreciated the big...More

Thank Norman E
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Spent a week in skipton and visited on most days and had different beer choices every time. Great beers from all round Britain and plenty of chances to try and taste samples with extremely friendly and knowledgeable staff. If you love great beer in a...More

Thank janeborthwick56
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Mary B
9 August 2015|
Response from MarketTownTaverns | Property representative |
Hello Mary B, we usually have plenty of choice on the regular menu for gluten-free; it is probably worth giving the Narrow Boat a call on 01756-797922 if you plan to go there, as they will give you a better idea of what is... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Victoria Street, Skipton BD23 1JE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Skipton
  • Phone Number: +44 1756 797922
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