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The Worsley Arms Hotel

Main Street, Hovingham YO62 4LA, England
+44 1653 628234
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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British, Bar, European, Gluten Free Options
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Main Street, Hovingham YO62 4LA, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here one evening as we were staying in a cottage in the village. Lovely meal and very flavoursome, nicely presented and very attentive and friendly staff.

1  Thank 85walker
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Lovely place for a drink, meal and we were made to feel like locals at Christmas and owner ensured we knew when Christmas Carol Concert was on. The meals we had were always wonderful. This was the second Christmas we had been there - two...More

1  Thank 11Giggsy
Reviewed 26 October 2017

What a lovely relaxed hotel,we stopped two nights on a travel zoo really good value tony manager/owner makes you very welcome,as do the staff good range of beers gins etc.We ate in the hotel the two nights little pricey I thought, but food very tasty,cheeseboard...More

Thank mackemnortheast
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

When we initially checked in we had some concerns about our room, which was over a very noisy extractor fan from the kitchen. The manager was very good at changing our room and made the stay pleasant. The bar is a busy scene in the...More

Thank Roadwarrior1000
tonyf100731, Owner at The Worsley Arms Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2017

Dear Roadwarrior1000 Thank you for your review, it was a pleasure to have the opportunity of welcoming you to Hovingham, I was glad that we were able to rectify the problem with your room to your satisfaction. It was good to read that you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 2 September 2017

Saturday lunch sandwiches and a beer in the garden, a welcome complement to a visit to the nearby Hovingham village market on the way to Scampston Gardens. Parking on the green opposite, and the waiter provided local information on the wall at Scampston Hall walled...More

Thank Dave_from_N_Yorks
tonyf100731, Owner at The Worsley Arms Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2017

Dear Dave_from_N_Yorks Thank you for your review, it was a pleasure to have you with us. Regards Tony Finn

Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

We visited with our 2 young boys and we were made very welcome. I have 1 fussy little boy and our waiter arranged for a pasta dish to be made especially. My husband had the pie which was to die for and I had the...More

Thank Laura C
Reviewed 16 June 2017

After reading previous reviews I was expecting it to be a little tired and it was. Notwithstanding this the beds were very comfortable, it was lovely and quiet at night. The staff were friendly and the breakfast was good. The village is lovely and there...More

Thank Nichola B
Reviewed 14 June 2017

This is a very pleasant spot. It is beautifully decorated, has charm and personality. The village location is a good centre for touring from the City of York to the coast and the North Yorkshire Moors. The restaurant and service are all of a high...More

Thank Andrew D
Reviewed 27 May 2017

We enjoyed this hotel, the courtesy and friendliness of the owner, and locals. The food was very good, and the accommodation comfortable. We would return to this hotel.

Thank marden17
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We stayed for two nights in this hotel with excellent service from the staff and lounges to sit in to enjoy the fine building. This is 'old fashioned hospitality' in a stone built village not a busy town but there are walks to enjoy and...More

Thank Gnasher57108
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
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6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Hovingham YO62 4LA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Hovingham
  • Phone Number: +44 1653 628234
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The Worsley Arms is a privately operated restaurant with rooms set in the heart of the picturesque North Yorkshire village of Hovingham. Lunch is served daily in the Cricketer's Bar whilst for dinner you may choose between the bar and the slightly more formal atmosphere of the dining room. The comprehensive menu includes daily specials and a popular steak selection featuring cuts from selected breeds including Dexter, Long Horn and Aberdeen Angus. To accompany the fine fayre there is a an interesting wine list created by your host Master Sommelier Tony Finn who will be on hand to advise you on your selection. The Worsley Arms also hosts regular wine dinners so be sure to leave your details to be included on the mailing list for future events and offers.
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