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Bolton Arms

Market Place, Leyburn DL8 5BW, England
+44 1969 623327
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good23%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible21%
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Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Market Place, Leyburn DL8 5BW, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This building stands at the top of the Market Place and dominates the Town. We called in for a lunchtime drink, sadly the interior doesn't impress as much. However, I had a pint of a local brew beer for £2 and a wine was only...More

1  Thank jandlUk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I met a client here today who lives closeby and recommended it as a good place to meet for lunch. Got to say that he was bang on with this decision.Great service and superbly cooked food.I will visit here again but make it on a...More

1  Thank pfc302
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Depressing, dark, dusty, cold not at all welcoming, no food being cooked today, but after having a glass of wine which was dreadful and in a small cheap glass would not fancy eating there in any case. The Brewery needs to get this place sorted...More

1  Thank milly600
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Having had an enjoyable walk out in Yorkshire Dales we called into the Bolton Arms for an early evening meal. Great food and a good choice of well kept hand pulled beers. The staff were very friendly and it would appear that even on a...More

1  Thank Peter S
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped in here for lunch on Saturday after a morning out. The place is warm and welcoming with friendly staff. A simple menu but sufficient choice to cover all tastes. Despite being early to order somehow the kitchen managed to serve two later parties...More

1  Thank Simon C
Reviewed 17 November 2016

We loved the atmosphere of The Bolton Arms. Loved the big old fireplace. I think we should go back on a winters evening on one of our trips just to sit near the fire. It's located on the town square so parking is close by....More

2  Thank caribbean_breezes
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Recommended to me by my B&B host, I chose the lamb shank, which was perfectly cooked. Plenty of fresh vegetables. I was offered a free taster of the local ale. I foolishly ate the whole blackberry and apple crumble and custard which I enjoyed! Good...More

1  Thank Veronica C
Reviewed 4 November 2016

We visited one night last week hoping to have a meal there, but unfortunately we didn't stay. It's a lovely impressive building standing at the top of the market square in Leyburn with great staff but the place lacked atmosphere.....there was only ourselves and one...More

1  Thank DOODLE2011
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Visting Leyburn and this pub looks very impressive from the outside. When we entered the bar my impression was of a place that needed some work done on the decoration. Walked up to the bar and asked for a pint of Black Sheep Ale (a...More

3  Thank OldColfeian
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Had Sunday lunch there which was ok with a window seat overlooking the countryside Food ok with a good choice of vegetables although meats were limited Food was a bit cold I thought perhaps hot plates would have helped? This place on previous visits was...More

1  Thank Stephen S
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Yes limited free parking is available. On street parking is also available
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Place, Leyburn DL8 5BW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Leyburn
  • Phone Number: +44 1969 623327
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