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The Beehive Inn

Hob Lane | Soy land, Ripponden, Sowerby Bridge HX6 4NX, England
+44 1422 824670
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Hob Lane | Soy land, Ripponden, Sowerby Bridge HX6 4NX, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I thought I'd revisit the Beehive (after change of ownership) and had a passable Sunday lunch. However I have to say that this place is looking tired and dirty I'm afraid. The toilets are absolutely disgusting - not only need of an update but also...More

Thank DavidTitmuss
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were regulars until the recent change of owners & having heard mixed reviews were nervous about going, however all was well. We went mid week so it was quiet . I had the cheese & onion pie which was delicious , the nicest I've...More

1  Thank Allbreeds
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went with wife and 85 year old father. Food generally good, average pub prices for this establishment. Parking ok, bit off the beaten track in countryside but that suits us. Two things that were disappointing, admittedly it was Sunday afternoon but service was really poor,...More

Thank johnhalifax20172017
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and a friend came to dine tonight and I must say what a lovely place. The service and staff are very polite and friendly we are 3 courses which included: Chorizo scallops, whitebait both lovely to follow chicken tandoori which was just right with...More

1  Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Appalling customer service. Food standards dropped significantly, greasy slimy chicken, poppadoms that look like they have been overdone in a fryer, undercooked chips. Meals differing to their menu descriptions. On complaining I was told not to come back if I don't like it, which obviously...More

8  Thank Elektra A
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Visited the Beehive with friends for a meal. We hadn't eaten there for several years having had a couple of bad experiences in the past. We were pleasantly surprised on this visit, the welcome, the atmosphere and the food were all excellent. It was only...More

2  Thank Charles M
Reviewed 18 August 2017

I was here for a meal with my Dad and his partner in July, and with my Mum in August. Both times there was good food and good service. Special mention to the cheesy garlic bread – I was expecting a few slices for a...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We visited here on a Sunday afternoon with a party of ten aged from 1 to 70. The place is a bit off the beaten track if you're just passing through but well worth the detour. The Sunday roasts were excellent with plenty of fresh...More

2  Thank Chris R
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Exelent service,lovely food,very friendly staff,clean and tidy place . Not too long to wait for food to arrive . Very nicely presented and all home made . Apparently the beers were very good ! Also the wine cold and in nice glasses ! The landlord...More

2  Thank Jane f
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

An impromptu meal out with family, the first time I've been since the new owners have taken over but I will be going back the welcome, the food and the atmosphere was simply fabulous my compliments to all the staff.

2  Thank Anne B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hob Lane | Soy land, Ripponden, Sowerby Bridge HX6 4NX, England (Formerly Beehive Inn)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Sowerby Bridge  >  Ripponden
  • Phone Number: +44 1422 824670
We are a country pub and restaurant serving good quality home cooked food Monday to Saturday from 5pm to 9pm and from 12 noon until 7pm on Sundays. The pub opens at 4pm Monday to Saturday and from 12noon on Sunday.We have recently improved the beer garden and it is now a perfect place to unwind with a drink in the sun overlooking the fields.We cater for private functions during the daytime
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