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The Stone Trough Inn

) #1 of 1 Restaurants in Kirkham Abbey $$ - $$$ , British,
Kirkham Abbey , Whitwell on the Hill | Malton, Kirkham Abbey, Malton YO60 7JS, England
+44 1653 618713
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (29 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Kirkham Abbey , Whitwell on the Hill | Malton, Kirkham Abbey, Malton YO60 7JS, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had booked in advance for my wife's birthday having heard that the Stone Trough had turned around from being the dire place it was for many years. We were not disappointed.

4  Thank Richard H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the first review i've posted that isn't 5 stars. I just don't see the point in complaining. But we visited the Stone Trough for my sisters birthday and the all round experience was just terrible. The service was slow. The food was way...More

Thank Allanah M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I went there, on our way to Castle Howard, as a weekend run out (we go to different pubs near our home every week for lunch, trying different venues) and so far we have found some real gems. We saw this pub...More

Thank Karen N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for lunch on a dreary day but the environment surrounding the pub and the character of the pub itself was amazingly beautiful. The food was gorgeous and would highly recommend the lamb hotpot (though apparently they run out of it quickly!). The service...More

4  Thank JStarkie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a carvery here on Sunday. Was about 2pm and perhaps they were winding down a little but service was a bit slow. Food was tasty but at £15.50 for 2 courses was a bit overpriced. Bit underwhelmed by the sticky toffee pudding. Pub is...More

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice summer evening,table booked,for three,drinks and food order quickly taken.Shared starters very tasty, regret one mains returned to be reheated others, o.k. Think mine host,gent in t shirt and shorts ensured we got our varying order for coffees, complete with hot milk .We "oldies"slightly overwhelmed...More

5  Thank Robert K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow what a disappointment. Staff were really lovely, hence 2 stars. Menu choice looked great, we didn't look.at prices because it was a pub...big mistake. Our food was mediocre at best. A poor mans embarrassing attempt at posh pub grub. Small portions badly done. So...More

Thank sambob26
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here intent on grabbing some lunch but after ordering our drinks were put off by the poorly trained and undisciplined,teenagers who appeared to be running the bar. They were loud and silly and appeared to want chase one another about the kitchen. This...More

Thank sunlunlad
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a Bank Holiday around 2:30pm. Weather wasn't great so pretty quiet. Table for three without any waiting. Friendly staff, quick service and good value. Had the Steak sandwich which was easily one of the best I've had. Cooked to perfection and plenty of...More

7  Thank RBR01
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We called in on the off chance early one weekday evening. We had not booked a table but the staff were very accommodating and found us a lovely table in the snug. This suited us well as we were 4 adults and an 18 month...More

6  Thank M0M0S_43
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do they allow dogs inside the pub
24 April 2017|
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Response from Carol S | Reviewed this property |
Hi I had my two dogs with me and they were made very welcome
Do they do Sunday lunch all day?
31 January 2016|
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Response from marg529 | Reviewed this property |
They do a carvery, not sure what time that finishes but they do other food until about 9pm. You can look at their menus online to check it out before you go. There is also telephone numbers if you want to contact them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 13 - USD 64
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kirkham Abbey , Whitwell on the Hill | Malton, Kirkham Abbey, Malton YO60 7JS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Malton  >  Kirkham Abbey
  • Phone Number: +44 1653 618713
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