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York
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Four adults and a toddler dined out at The Forresters, lovely dining room and great service. But the star was the food, pub fare, but well cooked, well seasoned and just delicious. We had a selection of dishes, all were lovely. This pub represents good value and takes great care over its food.

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York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely Sunday dinner on a wet Sunday! Dogs loved the cosy fire, manage to get a table before the rush, the lady behind the bar was lovely to was very hard to choose a dessert from the menu so much choice all homemade

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had lunch hear on Saturday afternoon. After reading menu decide on 10 oz rib Portobello mushrooms chips tomatoes and onion rings. I asked for my steak rare, and was really looking forward to my Portobello mushrooms.when my food arrived I noticed that my mushrooms was button mushrooms steak was well done and only had about 5 or 6 chips and...

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Beverley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just back from a 2 night stay here. The room was lovely with everything you need after a day hiking around this lovely area. The evening meals were delicious and as for the puddings....heavenly. Staff were very friendly too 😀.

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bradford
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been visiting the Forresters Arms each Christmas for the past few years saying overnite with some friends and have always had a brilliant time. In March I had a few friends up for my 60th birthday.We had an evening meal (excellent as always) and stayed overnite. The landlord has always been more than friendly with us, as have...

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Tamworth
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Had 2 meals here the first was great with no complaints The second wasn't so good as I think the chef was rather heavy handed with the pepper Everything had pepper on it including the potatoes The munu reports that all food is home cooked but fails to mention that it is then reheated in a microwave - the dish...

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Lancashire
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Cosy, open fire 🔥, great menu 👍🏻was a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Dog treats available and friendly staff. Could of stayed all day. The restaurant area looks lovely and will defo' try that next time.

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Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Been here twice now and both times have been the same, very unwelcoming. It's all down to the landlord, you feel as though you are doing him a favour?. On this accession I went to the bar and was greeted with a grunt, I said hi and could I have a couple of menus please. I got a reply of...

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9Thank Lee F
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Welcomed into the pub at 11.30 after a walk at The White Horse. Ordered lunch with my partner.He had the homemade chicken turkey and ham pie and chocolate fudge cake and I had the cajun chicken ciabatta and chips followed by coffee.The food was excellent, the barmaid was lovely and friendly. Definitely be back again!

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Glasgow
Reviewed 2 February 2017

My wife and I had an excellent break at the Forresters Arms, Kilburn is a lovely little village and the hotel is a traditional English pub with a quaint and friendly atmosphere. We ate at the restaurant on two evenings because the menu was so varied and the food was well above the average pub standard. We even had a...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kilburn is located around 20 miles north of York centre. It is ideally located for walkers participating in the Cleveland Way. They can look forward to roaring log fires and an excellent selection of real ales, and an extensive menu incorporating local produce.Renovations to the Forresters Arms have been recently carried out where care has been made only to enhance the quintessential Old Country Inn charm that the Forresters bed and breakfast has become famous for. Surrounded by immense natural beauty in the North Yorkshire Moors National Park, also known as Herriot Country. The B&B nestles below the famous White Horse, a unique landmark of North Yorkshire, believed to be the largest of its kind in England. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Forresters Arms

Address: York Rd, Kilburn YO61 4AH, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Kilburn
Price Range: $143 - $156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Forresters Arms 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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Forresters Arms Hotel Kilburn
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“A few rooms definitely to avoid, particularly Room 7.”
GAS45, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Have stayed in them all over the years. They are all good”
443BrendaS443, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Great room upstairs.”
DisgustedGreayHarwoo, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 9 we were told was the best room in the pub .”
vinann, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 3 has the squeakiest floor I have ever known but it is a very old hotel.”
alanhT2343JP, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
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