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The Buck Inn

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Maunby, Thirsk Y07 4HD, England
+44 1845 587777
12:00 - 21:30
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Sun 12:00 - 16:00
Tue - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
Sat 12:00 - 21:30
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

After visiting a former colleague in Northallerton and returning to West Yorkshire via Newby Wiske we realised that we were hungry and decided to find a local hostelry. A sandwich board at the side of the road pointed us in the direction of The Buck Inn at Maunby. On entering, what a magical find. Oak beams, roaring fire and comfortable... More 

Thank Pd2170
Thirsk, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Absolutely delicious, beautifully seasoned and cooked to perfection, don't take it off the menu. Flynn was pleased with the bone.

Thank Geoff Y
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94 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited on the 17th March as a couple. We had the pie and chips. How can such a humble potato turn into something amazing... Not to mention the pie. Big shout out to the chef and his/her amazing helper who was on his own that day... We wished we had returned on the sat but chose to eat somewhere else..... More 

Thank jewls123Yorkshire
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35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a while since we last visited The Buck & it has changed hands since our last visit. We need not have worried - everything was as good as before. Very welcoming host & great food. Lovely ambience & it made for a great relaxing Saturday lunchtime. We opted for the £6.95 lunchtime menu & the steak sandwiches with... More 

Thank lovemyholsEngland
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had lunch here today. Steak and mushroom pie with to die for chips, followed by a delicious lemon tart. The pub has a great ambience and the staff made us feel very welcome from the moment we walked through the door. Will definitely go again

Thank Janet F
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180 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We called in here on spec one Saturday night. It is a cosy place, welcome was very good and bar service very swift. The place was quiet with just one other couple and a biggish family party in the restaurant. Menu was very nice. My husband ordered the breads and oils to start - really plentiful and enough to share... More 

Thank McDonald184
Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

We visited this pub for an evening meal and weren't disappointed. The menu is varied and interesting and the service was prompt and polite.

Thank Patsyp182
Bedale, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

It's been a while since I came here, but decided to recently. The greeting was polite and welcoming. Good choice of wines and the menu was short but suitable for everyone. Please note: If there is a terrific choice on a menu you can almost guarantee it's NOT freshly made and cooked. I had the beef, and asked for separate... More 

Thank Mal R
Thirsk, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Six of us plus baby in carry cot booked for Sunday lunch today. Lovely characterful pub with open coal fire and comfortable seating. Charming attentive waitresses, a lovely table in the conservatory area and excellent food over three courses after which we retired to the bar area for teas & coffees. Lovely food, good value for money and a fine... More 

Thank Tonyjordanthirsk
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Delicious Sunday roast - the beef was fantastic and the sticky toffee pudding was rich and delicious. Highly recommended. Jem was a wonderful publican - friendly and welcoming.

Thank Charlotte W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Maunby, Thirsk Y07 4HD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Thirsk
  • Phone Number: +44 1845 587777
The Buck Inn Maunby is a traditional country pub with restaurant located in the beautiful rural village of Maunby in the heart of The Vale of York.* high quality eating experience using the best of locally sourced seasonal produce* Yorkshire cask ales* oak beams & log fires* comfortable seating and contemporary dining area' under the new management of Jem Jarvis and Chef Dave Russell since mid February 2016. available for private functions and receptions* free parking

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