Best pubs in Yorkshire Dales

Check out the top pubs in Yorkshire Dales, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Craven Arms Pub & Cruck Barn
1. Craven Arms Pub & Cruck Barn
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10 local reviews
Appletreewick, Skipton
Closed · Opens Tuesday 11:30 AM
01756 720270
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Chris
The epitome of a traditional British pub, the Craven Arms has excellent food and often plays host to a number…
Trevor & Jules
Great old pub, lit by gaslight. The cruck barn was built using traditional techniques and is the first one…
James
Gastro pub with great local ales and full wine list. Very popular in peak season so best to book a table…
1. Craven Arms Pub & Cruck Barn
1. Craven Arms Pub & Cruck Barn
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10 local reviews
Appletreewick, Skipton
Closed · Opens Tuesday 11:30 AM
01756 720270
Chris
Chris
The epitome of a traditional British pub, the Craven Arms has excellent food and often plays host to a number of events including, but not…
Trevor & Jules
Trevor & Jules
Great old pub, lit by gaslight. The cruck barn was built using traditional techniques and is the first one built in Nidderdale for 400…
James
James
Gastro pub with great local ales and full wine list. Very popular in peak season so best to book a table. Cruck Barn also hosts live music…
2. Grassington
2. Grassington
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17 local reviews
Grassington, Grassington
LocalityPolitical
Martin
A supremely beautiful little town in the Dales, with cobbled streets, stunning cottages, and some little…
Colin And Janet
It’s only a mile away,you can walk or take the car.Theres a few shops ,restaurants,Spar,Curry house,3 pubs and…
James
Good for lots of loacl shops including walking equipment and gift shops. It also has a well stocked Spar…
2. Grassington
2. Grassington
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17 local reviews
Grassington, Grassington
Martin
Martin
A supremely beautiful little town in the Dales, with cobbled streets, stunning cottages, and some little traditional tea rooms and shops…
Colin And Janet
Colin And Janet
It’s only a mile away,you can walk or take the car.Theres a few shops ,restaurants,Spar,Curry house,3 pubs and 1 hotel,Plenty of tea rooms…
James
James
Good for lots of loacl shops including walking equipment and gift shops. It also has a well stocked Spar convenience store a bakery and…
3. Bridge Inn
3. Bridge Inn
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7 local reviews
Bridge Inn, Whorlton
Closed · Opens Tuesday 5:00 PM
01833 627341
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Jo
Just a walk away from the cottage, this pub serves beer and wine, soft drinks, tea and coffee. Suitable for…
Kate
Family and dog friendly pub a short drive away in the pretty village of Whorlton. Only open in the evenings.
3. Bridge Inn
3. Bridge Inn
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7 local reviews
Bridge Inn, Whorlton
Closed · Opens Tuesday 5:00 PM
01833 627341
Jo
Jo
Just a walk away from the cottage, this pub serves beer and wine, soft drinks, tea and coffee. Suitable for families, vegetarians and…
Kate
Kate
Family and dog friendly pub a short drive away in the pretty village of Whorlton. Only open in the evenings.
4. Malham National Park Centre
4. Malham National Park Centre
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12 local reviews
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Charles
The Yorkshire Dales is a beautiful area for driving, riding and walking. There are lots of lovely country…
Nicola
Gorgeous nature, lovely walks, great pubs!
4. Malham National Park Centre
4. Malham National Park Centre
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12 local reviews
Charles
Charles
The Yorkshire Dales is a beautiful area for driving, riding and walking. There are lots of lovely country pubs, villages and small market…
Nicola
Nicola
Gorgeous nature, lovely walks, great pubs!
5. Kirkby Lonsdale
5. Kirkby Lonsdale
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25 local reviews
Kirkby Lonsdale, Kirkby Lonsdale
LocalityPolitical
Janet
A pretty Georgian town, often used in film sets, most recently Jamaica Inn. Ideal for independent small…
Pauline
Booth's Supermarket Lunesdale Bakery Cafes for coffee and light lunches Pubs and restaurants in the evening
Catharine
Top quality award-winning cares, bistros, pubs and restaurants.
5. Kirkby Lonsdale
5. Kirkby Lonsdale
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25 local reviews
Kirkby Lonsdale, Kirkby Lonsdale
Janet
Janet
A pretty Georgian town, often used in film sets, most recently Jamaica Inn. Ideal for independent small shops, cafes, pubs and occasional…
Pauline
Pauline
Booth's Supermarket Lunesdale Bakery Cafes for coffee and light lunches Pubs and restaurants in the evening
Catharine
Catharine
Top quality award-winning cares, bistros, pubs and restaurants.
6. The Tempest Arms
6. The Tempest Arms
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6 local reviews
Elslack Lane, Elslack
01282 842450
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Daniel And Gemma
This pub with restaurant serves lovely food until 9pm. Booking recommended. Saturday is the busiest day. …
Julie
Another great pub - dog friendly and a brilliant food menu.
Raymond
Popular pub. In the Best Food Guide. You might have to wait.
6. The Tempest Arms
6. The Tempest Arms
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6 local reviews
Elslack Lane, Elslack
01282 842450
Daniel And Gemma
Daniel And Gemma
This pub with restaurant serves lovely food until 9pm. Booking recommended. Saturday is the busiest day. 10-15 minutes drive from our home
Julie
Julie
Another great pub - dog friendly and a brilliant food menu.
Raymond
Raymond
Popular pub. In the Best Food Guide. You might have to wait.
7. The Sportsman's Arms
7. The Sportsman's Arms
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5 local reviews
The Sportsman's Arms
Closed · Opens Tuesday 12:00 PM (noon)
01423 711306
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Patricia
It's everything a country pub should be - but rarely found. It's walking distance from the cottage via the…
Trevor & Jules
Nice location and good food (particularly game and fish). It's a pub, so obviously it's also a good place to…
Alison
Great pub meals - cosy bar. Game dishes a speciality.
7. The Sportsman's Arms
7. The Sportsman's Arms
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5 local reviews
The Sportsman's Arms
Closed · Opens Tuesday 12:00 PM (noon)
01423 711306
Patricia
Patricia
It's everything a country pub should be - but rarely found. It's walking distance from the cottage via the Upper Wath Road which takes you…
Trevor & Jules
Trevor & Jules
Nice location and good food (particularly game and fish). It's a pub, so obviously it's also a good place to get a drink.
Alison
Alison
Great pub meals - cosy bar. Game dishes a speciality.
8. Tan Hill
8. Tan Hill
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4 local reviews
Tan Hill
01833 628246
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Wendy
The highest pub in England, famous for the everest double glazing ads. A wonderful drive up, up, up to the…
Stephanie
The highest pub in England, this is such an iconic place to visit. Combine your trip with a tour of Teesdale…
Martin & Jo
Highest pub in England. Great atmosphere, good food and great ales. You're likely to find someone feeding a…
8. Tan Hill
8. Tan Hill
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4 local reviews
Tan Hill
01833 628246
Wendy
Wendy
The highest pub in England, famous for the everest double glazing ads. A wonderful drive up, up, up to the remote fell top. A great welcome,…
Stephanie
Stephanie
The highest pub in England, this is such an iconic place to visit. Combine your trip with a tour of Teesdale and Arkengarthdale, and fall in…
Martin & Jo
Martin & Jo
Highest pub in England. Great atmosphere, good food and great ales. You're likely to find someone feeding a lamb or a box of wind blown…
9. The Dalesman Inn
9. The Dalesman Inn
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6 local reviews
Main St, Sedbergh, Cumbria
Open · Closes in 6 minutes
015396 21183
RestaurantLodgingFood
Hannah
Good pub food, warm cosy environment inside and benches outside for a pint in the sunshine.
Liz
Only pub / inn in sedbergh with a restaurant
Lorna
Great pub with nice food and craft beers
9. The Dalesman Inn
9. The Dalesman Inn
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6 local reviews
Main St, Sedbergh, Cumbria
Open · Closes in 6 minutes
015396 21183
Hannah
Hannah
Good pub food, warm cosy environment inside and benches outside for a pint in the sunshine.
Liz
Liz
Only pub / inn in sedbergh with a restaurant
Lorna
Lorna
Great pub with nice food and craft beers
10. The Bruce Arms
10. The Bruce Arms
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4 local reviews
The Bruce Arms
Closed · Opens Tuesday 12:00 PM (noon)
01765 689372
Meal takeawayBarRestaurant
CarolynAndSteve
Friendly welcome, local Theakston's beers, massive beer garden. Also good food at reasonable price. Our…
Rebecca
Friendly local pub serving home cooked food and real ales. Cosy in winter and beer garden for the warmer…
Michelle
Great local pub serving good food - lovely garden with views over the rec and kids play area.
10. The Bruce Arms
10. The Bruce Arms
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4 local reviews
The Bruce Arms
Closed · Opens Tuesday 12:00 PM (noon)
01765 689372
CarolynAndSteve
CarolynAndSteve
Friendly welcome, local Theakston's beers, massive beer garden. Also good food at reasonable price. Our favourite pub in Masham.
Rebecca
Rebecca
Friendly local pub serving home cooked food and real ales. Cosy in winter and beer garden for the warmer months.
Michelle
Michelle
Great local pub serving good food - lovely garden with views over the rec and kids play area.
11. The Fountaine Inn
11. The Fountaine Inn
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4 local reviews
The Fountaine Inn
Closed · Opens Tuesday 11:00 AM
+44 1756 752210
BarLodgingPoint of interest
Polly
Great pub, just outside of Grassington serving excellent drinks and food. The Fountaine is 1 mile, but you can…
Sarah
A really lovely pub, traditional yet with a modern look; great beer and food at reasonable prices.
Connel
Great for a pub lunch and a walk. Lovely village green leading down to the river.
11. The Fountaine Inn
11. The Fountaine Inn
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4 local reviews
The Fountaine Inn
Closed · Opens Tuesday 11:00 AM
+44 1756 752210
Polly
Polly
Great pub, just outside of Grassington serving excellent drinks and food. The Fountaine is 1 mile, but you can walk along the river to get…
Sarah
Sarah
A really lovely pub, traditional yet with a modern look; great beer and food at reasonable prices.
Connel
Connel
Great for a pub lunch and a walk. Lovely village green leading down to the river.
12. The Crown Inn
12. The Crown Inn
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4 local reviews
Main St, Askrigg
Closed · Opens Tuesday 12:00 PM (noon)
+44 1969 650387
BarPoint of interestEstablishment
Anna
Friendly local pub serving good portions of hearty food in Askrigg. Pre-booking not possible, so turn up…
David
Real pub good ale, welcome muddy boots and dogs. No booking but hearty pub food real fires. Local Askrigg Ale…
Helen
A great local pub with traditional home cooked food and a true Yorkshire welcome.
12. The Crown Inn
12. The Crown Inn
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4 local reviews
Main St, Askrigg
Closed · Opens Tuesday 12:00 PM (noon)
+44 1969 650387
Anna
Anna
Friendly local pub serving good portions of hearty food in Askrigg. Pre-booking not possible, so turn up around 6pm if you don't want to…
David
David
Real pub good ale, welcome muddy boots and dogs. No booking but hearty pub food real fires. Local Askrigg Ale. Quoits pitch and bunk barn.
Helen
Helen
A great local pub with traditional home cooked food and a true Yorkshire welcome.