We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Queens Head

Certificate of Excellence
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
Westmoor Lane, | Finghall, Leyburn, England
Website
Add hours for The Queens Head and help diners know when to go.
+ Add hours
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 51 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 37
    Excellent
  • 11
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
A real old English pub

We were impressed by the standard of service, the quality of the food, and the warm atmosphere of our surroundings.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2015
cynthia378
,
Ashburton, New Zealand
Add Photo Write a Review

51 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Ashburton, New Zealand
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

We were impressed by the standard of service, the quality of the food, and the warm atmosphere of our surroundings.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Leeds, England, United Kingdom
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

We had been looking for somewhere special to have lunch on our wedding anniversary and found this restaurant on a map, what a find! When you walk through the door, you enter a beamed, olde world pub, full of character, but you are then taken through to the large dining room with panoramic views. The menu has a two course... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Richmond, United Kingdom
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

We had a most enjoyable lunch here today. We decided to have the set menu, £10 for two courses or £14 for three courses. We both had the mushrooms with blue cheese for starters - they were delicious and just the right quantity. My friend had the cheese, leak and potato pie and he said it was really good. I... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

What a fab Pub and restaurant. We were staying at the caravan club site 10 mins walk away this weekend and having read the reviews decided to give it a go. We were not disappointed the food was excellent as well as the ambience. I had the special veal in Madeira and wild mushroom sauce it was divine!! Didn't have... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

We had not visited this pub for a few years, and wondered if it would be as good as we remembered. We need not have worried! Although the exterior is nothing special, once inside the bar is cosy and there is a separate dining room which is light and airy. The standard of food is excellent and beautifully presented. Staff... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Leyburn, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

This is a great 'Dales' pub with a warm welcome. There are at least three Real Ales on tap and are cellared well. The food here is excellent and at a very reasonable price and is locally sourced. The restaurant is nicely presented with great views across open countryside.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Leicester, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014 via mobile

Lucky enough to have stumbled upon this place following a cancellation. We had a lovely room attached to the pub, tastefully decorated and it also had nice big bath. Our two border terriers were allowed to stay with us in the room and we only had to put them in the car when we ate in the resturant. The evening... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
North Yorkshire
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Revisited for lunch in December 2014. Good homemade fare, friendly people and great value for money. If you are in the area make a detour, go find it and enjoy 2 courses for £10 or 3 courses for £14. You'll be delighted that you did! In the summer there is a wonderful view from the dining room. You can even... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bedale, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

I have been to Sunday lunch here in the past and it has always been okay. However, I went last night on the spur of the moment, and found that, to my surprise, there was an early bird meal! The choices of either two or three courses meant you didn't have to have what you didn't want. Being a greedy... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

We have visited the Queen's Head at Fingall many times for Lunches and Evening Meals and have always found it to be good. The management were most accommodating the last time as we requested a particular seating arrangement and this was carried out exactly as requested. The food is very good and the view from the restaurant across the Dale... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed The Queens Head also viewed

 
Leyburn, North Yorkshire
 

Been to The Queens Head? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Westmoor Lane, | Finghall, Leyburn, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Leyburn

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: British

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of The Queens Head and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from The Queens Head staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?