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The Royal Oak

15 Market Place, Helmsley YO62 5BL, England
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The Royal Oak
Ranked #12 of 14 Helmsley B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Durham, United Kingdom
18 reviews 18 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stopped here with a friend for a meal passsing through Helmsley. The food was great and the service was fantastic. A very short waiting time for the food to arrive and the staff were very friendly. A very quiet, very nice place to get a meal. Highly recommended.

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Catterick, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
6 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Didn't stay but only way to review was via this as a hotel. Lovely lovely staff, that's the first thing I would say. Friendly and great with the kids. Sunday dinner was super, very nice beef and good selection of veg. Recommended

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Congleton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

My Wife and I booked here for a weekend stay. The pub has a good location right on the market square in Helmsley. To be fair I was warned when I made the booking that there could be some noise until late but it was very loud and very late (1.30am) when it stopped on the Friday night. On the... More

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Leeds, England
12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

We had Monday lunch here after being encouraged by the Trip Advisor stickers at the entrance. I ordered a Roast pork & stuffing baguette with fries and salad from the specials board. The baguette contained cold assorted chunks of pork and was smothered in dried up lumps of stuffing. It seemed they had served up Sunday lunch's leftover bits which... More

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2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014 via mobile

Booked this B&B for my brothers stag weekend. We booked out all the rooms. Staff were very hospitable and friendly. Food was good, try the pizzas and steak pie. This place is not pretending to be something it isn't, it's a pub with rooms above so you're gonna get noise from the bar on a weekend, it's not a hotel,... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014 via mobile

Food reasonable. Bar staff friendly enough. Shower in room poor & no hot water on a morning ... HOWEVER, THE LANDLADY IS RUDE, ARROGANT, AGGRESSIVE & LIES ABOUT HER CUSTOMERS!! A disgrace to Marstons & the trade in general ... Even 2 local people in the village mentioned that she is well known in the area for these personality traits!!

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Thirsk, England
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

Great food and specials looked great but we have been twice now and certain staff really let it down. First time the woman working, who I assume was the manager sat chatting to a friend with her back to the bar, took over 5 minutes for her to see I was there. Then today I stood 10 minutes at the... More

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Mirfield, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

Four of us ate on a quiet evening mid week. The service was excellent, the food freshly cooked and superb. We visit Helmsley 2 or 3 times a year it was the first time we had eaten here, it will not be the last. We are considering trying the rooms for an overnight stay, if we do I'll report back... More

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Darlington, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

I recently ate here as part of a group of 20 people. we were staying locally for the weekend and all met up in The Royal Oak on the Friday evening for a meal. We all pre-ordered our meals and they were all served hot and on time. I had the Tuna and Mozzarella fishcakes followed by Bannoffee Pie. They... More

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Scarborough, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

We held family lunch on Sunday 10th November at The Royal Oak. The food and service were excellent and my mother, whose birthday we were celebrating, thoroughly enjoyed it, as did we. Craig and his staff really made the gathering special and went the 'extra mile' to look after us whilst still dealing with a dining room full of other... More

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The Royal Oak Helmsley, England
Address: 15 Market Place, Helmsley YO62 5BL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Helmsley
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Ranked #12 of 14 B&Bs / Inns in Helmsley

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