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The Lion Inn

High Blakey, Kirkbymoorside YO62 7LQ, England
+44 1751 417320
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“chops” (5 reviews)
“steak” (14 reviews)
“onion rings” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
High Blakey, Kirkbymoorside YO62 7LQ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in after a day out at Hutton-le-hole for a drink and an early evening meal. We had our dog with us which was welcome in the bar areas. It wasn't particularly busy (it was September mid-week) but those who were there mostly had dogs...More

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a lovely pub dinner after a long day walking on the Moors. Generous portions and good veg. Lamb chops and gravy with mint sauce was delicious as was the kids Yorkshire pudding with steak and mushroom. Hope we can make it back before...More

Thank Carolyn H
Reviewed 14 August 2017

my friends and i always love having a drive out to Blakey to have something to eat here. Food is always fresh and tastes great. Staff are welcoming and will always find a space for you somewhere if it is busy. Very cosy especially in...More

Thank CalvinB90
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely cosy pub on the moors. Ideal menu from young children to adults. Plenty of tables inside and out. Prices are very good. Food excellent value and quality. Highly recommended. Can't wait to go again Soon. Been many times.

Thank Byrti
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Very old traditional pub, with low beams and very friendly staff. A good range of local beers on tap and a good variety of wines. Being located in the middle of nowhere you may expect limited choice but oh no, food was delicious from a...More

Thank Mandy M
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Took our American friend for tea, fish that my wife had was well worth the price, I had the pie and the same with that good value, our friend had the chilli very bland to say the least, the place is a really nice venue...More

Thank eddie b
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Good pub with good food. Can be a little difficult to get too but great views of the moorland present. The decor also reflects a transitional look. Dogs welcome

Thank Jo C
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Very delicious roast lamb dinner, friendly and helpful service, comfortable restaurant and cosy bar.

Thank Libby G
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Once again a wonderful meal I went back a week later before leaving. hot good quality food I can recommend the roast Chicken and the hot cherry's in cherry brandy. The service is quick and staff are very helpful. so I plan to be back...More

Thank Ian H
Reviewed 10 June 2017

First impressions of this was that it would have great views in good weather but it was raining and foggy when we arrived on top of the moor on a June day. The second impression was that the place was full of dogs as there...More

Thank Debra P
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13 May 2017|
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Response from GuisboroughGadgey | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they are dog-friendly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Blakey, Kirkbymoorside YO62 7LQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Kirkbymoorside
  • Phone Number: +44 1751 417320
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