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The Old Barn

Old Barn Old Barn Old Barn, Malham, Yorkshire Dales National Park BD23 4DA, England
+44 1729 830486
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“cake” (22 reviews)
“scones” (41 reviews)
“toasties” (10 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Hours
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Old Barn Old Barn Old Barn, Malham, Yorkshire Dales National Park BD23 4DA, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Huge scones, nice jam and lots of clotted cream... This cream tea ticks all the boxes. And at £4, it's decent value. With plastic table cloths inside and plastic garden furniture outside, the Old Barn is a café of the 'no frills' variety, but the...More

Thank rentaquote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a walk up to Malham cove and the Foss we stopped here for refreshments, friendly staff, good food and drinks, a lovely little cafe all round

Thank DEN56
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited after the cove - scar and waterfall walk. Just what we needed, scone cream and coffee for £4. Doesn’t get anymore English countryside than that Tasty and dog friendly too

Thank Fredbear_Hull
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Scones were very tasty and not dry. Very yummy. Nice tea. Nice location. Tuna melt needed a bit of oomph but was nice nonetheless. Very good prices too.

Thank Lottie R
Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

After a 10 Mile Walk we returned in the pouring down rain to Malham, where we were in need of a hot drink and a cake. The cafe was quite busy but we managed to find a table were we could relax for a short...More

1  Thank OldBear
Reviewed April 2, 2018

Good value cafe in Malham close to visitor centre and main car park. Great position when returning from walks to Janets Foss, Gordale Scar etc. Very friendly and helpful staff. Lovely bakewell tart, carrot cake, toasted sandwiches and soup. They also provide takeaway sandwiches/packed lunches...More

Thank 267Gill54
Reviewed March 15, 2018 via mobile

My friends and I visited The Old Barn the day after completing the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge. After getting up we soon realised that we needed a good breakfast. There was nine of us who raced into The Old Barn to get our orders in....More

1  Thank Anthony D
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

After an excellent walk in bitingly cold conditions, The Old Barn Café offered a warm and friendly retreat before the journey home. Good choice of cold sandwiches and toasties, warming soups and a huge range of fruit and herbal teas. And the young man behind...More

1  Thank b56c
Reviewed February 27, 2018 via mobile

Had lunch here. Unfortunately when I realised my 12 week old baby needed changing, I found there was no baby change facilities in the toilet. If I had known this at the start, then I would not have stayed for lunch. It would be helpful...More

1  Thank katyandhazel
Reviewed February 23, 2018

A brilliant little cafe. Soup and sandwiches were considerably cheaper than at the pubs in the village and probably just as good. The soup was homemade and delicious. Staff were lovely.

Thank patriciacopple
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Catherine L
August 22, 2016|
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Response from MellovesSpain | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do
Tanya P
September 12, 2015|
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Response from Leemo. | Reviewed this property |
They are most welcoming and that does include dogs, as do most cafes and hotels in the Dales.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$4 - $8
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Barn Old Barn Old Barn, Malham, Yorkshire Dales National Park BD23 4DA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Yorkshire Dales National Park  >  Malham
  • Phone Number: +44 1729 830486
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