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General Tarleton Restaurant

Boroughbridge Road | Knaresborough Near Harrogate, Knaresborough HG5 0PZ, England
+44 1423 340284
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“crab lasagne” (18 reviews)
“rabbit” (12 reviews)
“king scallops” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Boroughbridge Road | Knaresborough Near Harrogate, Knaresborough HG5 0PZ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

From the cocktails in the comfort of its lounge to the excellence of the food, the GT and friendly staff delivered a relaxed and refined experience that we are eager to repeat. Obviously a favourite with locals this 18th century coaching inn delivers in spades....More

Thank hungryharold
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food here is absolutely fantastic, very well thought through menu, but the wait during what was a busy time was a challenge with three children, and no space for them. We felt that this would be a great venue as us as a couple...More

Thank Traigy
Reviewed April 16, 2018

Lovely meal while staying overnight at the Hotel. The Dining Room is intimate and designed in such a way that you feel you have your own space to chat.

Thank Grimentz
Reviewed April 14, 2018

Only 1 vegetarian starter and 2 main courses. No starters on offer for vegans. Friendly staff, clean and quick service.

Thank Marion M
Reviewed April 2, 2018

Stayed here on cold Sunday evening. The lovely cosy lounge had a roaring fire and with the weather outside was most welcoming. A very pleasant afternoon was spent reading the papers and just relaxing. Advertised as a restaurant with rooms we didn’t expect much from...More

Thank Rosiejkj
Reviewed March 26, 2018

Found this place by accident drove round Knaresborough without finding a parking spot so decided to drive back out as on our way to Durham and found The General Tarleton on the Road, not a chain nice independant place to eat I had the Salmon...More

Thank Sue W
Reviewed March 24, 2018

Excellent food on both menus with reasonable choice and variety of dishes. All accompanied by good selection of wines.

Thank Ian R
Reviewed March 17, 2018

I had be aware of the GT for a while and heard some good reviews, but my enjoyment of great food and service were surpassed, really really good food and the service excellent. You must go the chef brilliant and creative.. no Michelin star but...More

Thank Pete F
Reviewed February 19, 2018

We booked for lunch as a party of six, when we arrived we were greeted pleasantly and shown to our table. A few moments later water arrived and our drinks order taken. They have a great selection of everything! The menu had lots of variety...More

1  Thank Ralph W
Reviewed January 22, 2018

My husband and I wanted a short break in York and found the General Tarleton through booking.com and although it’s a 30min drive away booked it anyway given it’s great reviews. We booked a one night stay inc breakfast for £85 then rang direct and...More

2  Thank stuandgurt
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Tim F
August 19, 2015|
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Response from Ann E | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I'm sorry but I didn't notice on the menu for sure. I think there was a choice of pasta but not certain. On both occasions I visited the restaurant it was a flying visit on route driving South. This is the telephone... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boroughbridge Road | Knaresborough Near Harrogate, Knaresborough HG5 0PZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Knaresborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1423 340284
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