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The Fleece Countryside Inn

Ripponden New Bank, Barkisland HX4 0DJ, England
+44 1422 820687
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, European, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ripponden New Bank, Barkisland HX4 0DJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We've just had an excellent mother's day lunch at The Fleece Inn. The food was very tasty and good quality, the staff were very attentive and friendly and the atmosphere was bouyant. The manager has got the staffing just right for what was a very...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've eaten at The Fleece a few times, and previously I've never been that impressed. There was nothing really wrong with it, but it just wasn't that inspiring. This time was totally different. We went for dinner on a Tuesday evening. The food, wine and...More

Thank 143_NKS_143
Reviewed February 11, 2018

Very enjoyable and tasty two course lunch (albeit 4pm!) for £17 with good children’s 2-course menu @ £8 as well as crayons and colouring/quiz sheets to keep them occupied! Just be aware of the pricey SOFT drinks but that is now becoming the norm in...More

Thank Z741GCsandras
Reviewed January 29, 2018 via mobile

We were a party of 6 meeting for a get together. We were pleasantly surprised by the menu in terms of value for money. I chose the crab and lobster fish cake and was not disappointed! Fir main I had a beef (pink) toast which...More

Thank Karen K
Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

Passed the Fleece so thought to have a quick lunch. Very friendly and cheerful staff. Great atmosphere and food. Will recommend and cone again when in the vicinity.

Thank jade150898
Reviewed January 19, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had an overnight stay booked her as part of a Christmas gift by my parents and we absolutely loved the whole experience, the accommodation, food and friendly staff is simply outstanding. The accommodation is very clean and as a lovely cosy...More

Thank Phil S
Reviewed January 4, 2018

A great night had by all, excellent food with professional friendly staff. It was a cosy atmosphere and nothing was a problem for the staff to make our night a success. The food was excellent quality that was cooked to perfection. Definitely will visit again.

Thank lesley j
Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

Very disappointed but not with the Food. More the children staff they insist on employing. I’m sorry but just not good enough. Vacant unhelpful and don’t listen to what people asked for. If not for food it would have been a disaster. Get a grip...More

Thank Ang S
Reviewed January 2, 2018

This was the chosen venue for a significant family celebration and, although I had been there some years before it was scarcely the same place. The food was exceptional, the atmosphere superb and the service outstanding. The location helps to complete the package and make...More

Thank Owen N
Reviewed January 2, 2018

We were pleased to get in somewhere for dinner of New Years Day. We chose the latest time of 6.45 to book. Service was very good and the days special menu was very extensive. 3 of us chose fish and chips as our main...excellent..with enough...More

Thank Brian T
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Questions & Answers
December 30, 2014|
Response from Katie P | Property representative |
Hi Jason, yes we do. We have level access from the car park which leads into a seating area that includes access to a disabled toilet. I would recommend mentioning this when booking to ensure we seat you in the correct... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$13 - $42
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Bar scene, Scenic view, Kids, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:30 PM
8:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ripponden New Bank, Barkisland HX4 0DJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Barkisland
  • Phone Number: +44 1422 820687
  • E-mail
The Fleece Countryside Inn The Fleece Countryside Inn is an award-winning Pub, Restaurant, Wedding Venue & Function Venue. Situated in the beautiful Ryburn Valley in Calderdale, The Fleece overlooks the village of Ripponden as well as across the Calder Valley from its hillside location. Following its full refurbishment and reopening in late 2012, the venue has retained its charm and character against this backdrop of stunning Yorkshire landscape. Our award-winning food is served in both a Bistro and Restaurant setting, with the menu changing on a weekly basis.
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