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Summary

“A classic hostelry to suit all tastes”; “though not exceptional, the food is always reliable” and “lunch here makes a very enjoyable break on the journey to the Whitby area”.

£56
Good
Good
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

A traditional coaching inn with an “attractive” new extension out back, and a short menu (including vegetarian options); fans say it’s “a real benchmark for gourmet pub food” (“long may it remain family-owned!”)

£52
Good
Good
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

This old coaching inn combines a “fine” restaurant and small bar with food that's “well above average”; there has been a recent extension out back – “the hope is that the place doesn't become too big!”

£51
Good
Good
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

An old coaching inn, whose “very pleasant” restaurant benefits from notably “cheerful” service; culinary attractions include “freshly battered scampi that’s worth a trip on its own”, and some “unusual veggie options” too.

£47
Very Good
Very Good
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

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Restaurant details

Highchair, Menu
Yes
16
9 pm
50
Market Pl, Pickering, YO18 7AA
Opening hours

lunch noon - 2 pm, dinner 6.45 pm - 9 pm
Last orders: 9 pm

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