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The Half Moon

Main Street, York LS21 1LH, England
+44 113 284 2027
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good30%
  • Average0%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible40%
Jan 28, 2017
“Saturday night meal”
Jul 27, 2015
“Dirty,no breakfast cooker didn't work,staff didn't turn in terrible .shut it down.”
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Main Street, York LS21 1LH, England
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Reviewed January 28, 2017 via mobile

We live in the village and over the last couple of years the Half Moon has gone really downhill. But recently since the new landlord arrived it is so much better. The real ale is excellent, wine is good and cold and food tonight was...More

1  Thank Joanne S
Reviewed July 27, 2015

Every thing,dirty,man in charge said it was worse than faulty towers,He was right.No keys for room, carpet never been vacuum ,No breakfast,cooker didn't work,Told to go to withspoons for breakfast. Bathroom no light, towels smelt ,window would not open.Needs shutting down,Big nail sticking out of...More

Thank annshaddow
Reviewed June 21, 2015 via mobile

Took over an hour to come to the table and when food arrived it was truly appalling - I eat out quite a lot and this was the worse food and service ever. We should have known when we arrived the place was empty

Thank Trisha H
Reviewed June 3, 2015

A very expensive pub for no reason. Food average at best and drinks over the top expensive. Cannot say much more about this apart from i shall not return.

Thank Ian James R
Reviewed July 27, 2014

We were starting a touring holiday around the north of England, I had read some of the mixed reviews on Trip Advisor so kind of knew what to expect. Potentially it is a lovely little pub but does need some planning and perhaps a course...More

Thank Jayne M
Reviewed May 25, 2014

Booked a table for me and my family on 17/5/14 at 7- 45 pm. The barman pointed us to our table in the corner, the table hadn't been cleared after the previous clients but I didn't make a fuss I simply cleared it myself. Waited...More

Thank chris w
Reviewed March 26, 2014

We went out to try the Half Moon at Pool in Wharfedale. We hadn't booked as it was a pub meal, Sunday lunch so didn't think we would be required to pre-book. When we arrived the place was empty, but all the tables were reserved....More

Thank Gunniebrown
Reviewed March 20, 2014 via mobile

Ive visited this pub more than once and on every occasion its been great. The food is cooked to order so you do have a wait but well worth it when you get it. All the produce is locally sourced. Its a great little pub....More

Thank Rebecca G
Reviewed March 18, 2014

So sorry to see bad reviews for this little gem. We also purchased a groupon offer and we're so pleased we did or we may never have come across this homely pub. The Six Nations was on the tv at the far end of the...More

Thank lichwitch
Reviewed March 7, 2014

Ian and Susan. We visited the Half Moon on Sunday 02/03/2014, with a Groupon deal, We were seated by the fire after ordering our drinks, which was nice as the weather was awful. There were a few locals in and the atmosphere was warm and...More

2  Thank Ian R
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  • Address: Main Street, York LS21 1LH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 113 284 2027
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