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“Classy but not stuffy” – this “most agreeable” seafood restaurant has been a Montpelier institution for half a century – William Fuller, who owned it for 25 years and died in 2018, is still missed by regulars. Now run by the Carter family, it retains its old-school atmosphere, while “the seafood on offer is always fresh, appetising and excellent”.

£50
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4
Very Good
3
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3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

A Montpelier institution for almost 50 years, this “old-fashioned and totally charming” family-owned seafood restaurant “just keeps on going – unchanging, and all the better for that”. “Whatever fish you choose it is always fresh and well-served”.

£50
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4
Very Good
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“On top form” – this “timeless” and “beautifully civilised” Montpellier stalwart was taken over by the Carter family five years back, but “thankfully it never changes”; if anything it has actually “reached new heights” of late, with “delicious” seafood factoring into the “excellence on all fronts”.

£50
   ££
4
Very Good
3
Good
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“A Harrogate institution of great seafood”; this old Montpellier fixture, owned by the Carter family since 2013, has by and large “survived changes of ownership, and continues to offer top-quality fresh fare, with friendly and helpful service” – making it “a must for locals and visitors alike, even if tables are a little crammed together”.

£46
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4
Very Good
3
Good
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

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Drum & Monkey Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of Drum & Monkey Restaurant in HG1, Harrogate by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of Drum & Monkey restaurant.
John R
Outdtaning fish beautifully prepared and pr...
Reviewed 2 months, 5 days ago

"Outdtaning fish beautifully prepared and presented. As good a fish restaurant as i know. How could it be better ?"

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Prices

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£6.95 £16.50 £2.95 £5.95
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £19.95
Filter Coffee £2.80
Extras  
Service 10.00%
5 Montpellier Gdns, Harrogate, HG1 2TF
Opening hours
Monday9:30 am-2 pm, 5:30 pm-9 pm
Tuesday9:30 am-2 pm, 5:30 pm-9 pm
Wednesday9:30 am-2 pm, 5:30 pm-9 pm
Thursday9:30 am-2 pm, 5:30 pm-9 pm
Friday9:30 am-2 pm, 5:30 pm-9:30 pm
Saturday9:30 am-2 pm, 5:30 pm-9:30 pm
SundayCLOSED

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