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All 5 Malham Restaurants

The Lister Arms

22 The Lane, Malham, Yorkshire Dales National Park BD23 4DB, England
+44 1729 830330
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Ranked #2 of 5 Restaurants in Malham
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $8 - $65
Hours:
Sun - Thu 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 7:30 am - 10:00 am
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Sat - Sun 8:00 am - 10:30 am
Cuisines: English, British, Pub, Gastropub
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Located in the picturesque village of Malham, the Lister Arms provides quality locally sourced food and real ales. With a menu filled with light bites and hearty dishes, there is something to tempt everyone.

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English first
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW

Very welcoming, traditional pub fare, good service and pleasant staff. Very pretty outdoor area and the biscuits that come with the tea were lovely.

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Ashby Saint Ledgers, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

We dined here two nights in a row during our stay in Malham. The food is to die for, very good quality, delicious. Staff were very friendly and efficient. Dog friendly too in the bar area where we ate.

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Lister A, General Manager at The Lister Arms, responded to this review

Hello. Thank you for the great comments and review of us in Malham. Delighted to see the 5 stars, glad we did the job for you. Hope to see you again soon. More

Dundee, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014 NEW

We have just spent a week in Malham. Yes it's a little off the beaten track but as it sits on the Pennine Way and has great walks in all directions, this is really a gem of a place. The Lister Arms is a superb hostelry offering a great selection of beers (6 real ales were available all week) and... More

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Lister A, General Manager at The Lister Arms, responded to this review

Hello. Thank you so very much for the glowing 5 star review. It is such a pleasure to read lovely reviews such as yours, it fills me with pride on behalf of us all at The Lister Arms. Our team is only small however everyone works very hard to satisfy every guest. I am so glad you enjoyed your visit... More

Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

An absolute must for hikers. Beautiful cozy place. Great food. Lovely atmosphere. Nice staff. Wifi ok

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Lister A, General Manager at The Lister Arms, responded to this review

Hello.. Thank you for your review of out little pub; good to know we did the job for your stop off after your hike. We certainly are used to walkers, we aim to provide some good refreshment and a cozy seat to rest those limbs! See you again soon I hope. More

Derby
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Lovely village pub/hotel, with flagstones, heavy wooden tables and an excellent range of beers and food. They also had a smart restaurant, so there was a choice.Bright and cheerful with a great atmosphere and lovely staff.

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Lister A, General Manager at The Lister Arms, responded to this review

Hello.. Great to read you enjoyed your stop off at our little pub in Malham, really glad. Thank you very much for the compliments, we hope you make it back again soon. More

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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Excellent sandwiches and Thwaites beer, very welcome after a walk to Malham Cove and Gordale Scar. Altogether exactly what Sunday afternoons are all about!

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Lister A, General Manager at The Lister Arms, responded to this review

Hello.. What could be better as you say; sandwiches, a great pint and a relaxing sit in the sunshine after a walk to the cove and scar. We have a very beautiful landscape and we aim to satisfy the walkers on their return, I am very glad we did this for you. I hope you make it back out to... More

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

This pub and real character and charm, lovely homemade food and good service would recommend a visit if you are staying in Malham :-)

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Lister A, General Manager at The Lister Arms, responded to this review

Hello. A lovely little review, thank you very much it is greatly appreciated. As is the recommendation, that is the biggest endorsement of all. Our team are all great and do everything they can to look after all our guests, so thank you for your kind comments. I hope you make it back to see us at The Lister Arms... More

Yorks
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Food and drinks were excellent with great and friendly service to match. Would highly recommend. The lamb shoulder was simply delicious. Prices were also very reasonable.

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Lister A, General Manager at The Lister Arms, responded to this review

Hello. Thank you for your well rounded review of our little pub, and a big thank you for the 5 stars. Delighted that you had a great time and we ticked the boxes across all areas. I hope we see you soon. Thank you again More

England, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

We stayed at the Buck Inn across the road what a mistake, the food and staff were great just a comfortable place to go very welcoming

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Lister A, General Manager at The Lister Arms, responded to this review

Hello. Thank you for your concise review of us over the bridge in Malham. Please do stay with us next time, cheeky huh! Very glad you enjoyed your meals and the warm welcome.hanks for the 5 stars, see you soon I hope. More

Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We were lucky to get a table here (saw lots of others turned away because it was just too rammed). The waiter and staff were all very polite, organised and made the whole busy scene run like clockwork but without it feeling like a conveyor belt. We ate some really lovely food, well presented and without too long a wait... More

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Lister A, General Manager at The Lister Arms, responded to this review

Hello. Thank your for your glowing report after your meal with us at The Lister Arms. As you pointed out we are indeed a busy little pub and I am glad you noticed that even when we are very busy we work very hard to treat each of our guests individually without it feeling like a process. I am very... More

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Additional Information about The Lister Arms

Address: 22 The Lane, Malham, Yorkshire Dales National Park BD23 4DB, England
Phone Number: +44 1729 830330
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Yorkshire Dales National Park  >  Malham
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm  8:00 am - 10:30 am
Monday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm  7:30 am - 10:00 am
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm  7:30 am - 10:00 am
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm  7:30 am - 10:00 am
Thursday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm  7:30 am - 10:00 am
Friday 7:30 am - 10:00 am  12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm  8:00 am - 10:30 am
Average Prices: USD 8 - 65
Cuisine: English, British, Pub, Gastropub

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