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The Old Barn

Malham, Yorkshire Dales National Park BD23 4DA, England
+44(0)1729 830486
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Ranked #1 of 5 restaurants in Malham
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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English first
Cheshunt, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014 NEW

After a long walk we returned to Malham to have a well earned cup of tea. Outside the usual board showed Gluten free menu which was music to my ears being intolerant. I was pleasantly surprised at the choice of cakes and a full gluten free menu. I had the bake well tart which was delicious. I could not find... More

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Cavan, Ireland
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29 reviews 29 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

We stopped off here for coffee to warm up after getting soaked hiking in the Dales. The owners were extremely nice and helpful. The lady rang 3 different taxis for us to take us to Settle. There were none available due to the Tour De France, so her husband offered to take us. He dropped us off in Settle and... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We stopped off at the Old Barn following a walk around Malham Cove. Only stopped for lovely ice creams but the cafe was busy with walkers. Very friendly service especially looking after my 4 year old son who was bound to make a mess of his ice cream. We will be back.

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Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

A warm, friendly cafe serving a great range of home made and local produce. Add the usual Yorkshire hospitality and you have an unbeatable combination. Don't visit Malham without dropping by.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Lovely cakes, good Yorkshire welcome. Some of the younger staff could have been more friendly to late comers, they obviously wanted to get away on time!

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Aldridge
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50 reviews 50 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Small, set back from the road so you might not notice it but for the 'Muddy Boots Welcome' sign - complete with a real muddy boot - on the pavement outside. But at the end of a walk this is the ideal cafe; warm and welcoming, with a range of hot and cold meals, snacks and hot and cold drinks.... More

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manchester
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

went to malham to watch the batala band as it was a festival day it was raining so went in for lunch i had the old barn breakfast two sausages cold two bacon great egg not cooked properly did not complain as i wont go again but very polite staff little busy cafe 5*rating for hygiene

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Stourbridge, England, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Fantastic tea room with a great cream tea and very friendly service. Only criticism outdoor tables very wobbly and not befitting of the rest of the experience

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Theale, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Fantastic place for a bite to eat in Malham. Cafe food. Quick, tasty and a good price. Always full of walkers and non-walkers.

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West Malling, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014 via mobile

Very welcoming indeed, they had exactly what we needed after a very wet and cold Pennine walk! Spicy carrot and lentil soup and crusty brown bread!

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