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Shorthorn Inn

Appleton Whiske, Northallerton DL6 2AL, England
01609881379
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Ranked #36 of 77 Restaurants in Northallerton
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- Sep 21, 2014
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English first
Thornaby on Tees, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 NEW

Went for a last minute meal for two early on a Saturday evening. Staff and service were great.....weren't overly fussed by the staff, but all were happy to help, friendly, polite etc. Food was cooked and presented well, but there was just too much of it and we felt they were justifying the high prices by giving you so much.... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Went for a meal with my husbands family, we had been told that the service can be slow so we booked for a bit earlier than normal. A good selection on the menu I could go a few more times before I got bored. The wine list isn't very exciting but the Chablis is lovely and very reasonable. We didn't... More

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Middlesbrough
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36 reviews 36 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Sunday lunch was gorgeous and so was the chocolate brownie! Quality meat and beautiful mash and veg. Food was quick, service was great and portions were generous. Very good value for money. I would definitely recommend. My new favourite pub for Sunday lunch.

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middlesbrough england
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

A great evening the food was beautifully cooked I had the lamb shank which fell from the bone, vegetables were just right. The desserts were amazing we did have to pre order as there was 18 of us plus children staff were friendly and helpful. The atmosphere was warm and friendly had a great evening

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

I visited today for Sunday lunch. I have the 4 meats. All of which was tasteless. The veg was lovely and cooked just right but the meat was poor quality. Overall I didn't enjoy the meal. We opted for 2 desserts to fill up. Treacle pudding which tasted like raw dough and the honeycomb Sunday which was nice. Overall it's... More

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england
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Welcoming atmosphere, bar staff very friendly may need to book a table as extremely popular on a Saturday night. Menu varied, meals cooked to order, lots of fresh vegetables all in all excellent experience and lovely food.

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Naples, Florida
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Been a regular here for as long as I can remember, normally warm and friendly, now cold and empty. Clearly a change has occurred? Upon entering only about 4 or 5 tables were occupied throughout the whole establishment, highly unusual for the Shorthorn at 8pm in the evening. We were given a cramped corner table and were given short shrift... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Fantastic food staff warm friendly perfect evening enjoyed by all set in a lovely location we will all be revisiting again very shortly

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Sowerby Thirsk North Yorkshire
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Cannot fault the location(rural retreat),quality of the food( exceptional), staff (more than helpful) all worthy of 100% Disabled facilities 0% No ramp, no toilet ( not even enough room to get wheelchair through existing doorframe) all rather traumatic for my 94 year old father, who'd travelled all the way from Hartlepool for a family celebration. Very disappointing

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40 reviews 40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

This is the second time we have eaten at The Shorthorn in 12 months. Truly delightful and the food and service is excellent. Would highly recommend this restaurant for couples and family and we shall be visiting soon I hope!

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