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The Farmers Boy

44 Marsh Lane, Shepley HD8 8AP, England
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good25%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible2%
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British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
44 Marsh Lane, Shepley HD8 8AP, England
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Reviewed yesterday

I have had problems in the past with this pub/restaurant, with its limited, overpriced but beautifully cooked and presented menus. There is now a steak night offer on Wednesday and oh boy what an offer. An entertaining pre meal drink in the bar before the...More

Thank Gallingo28
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After being disappointed on our last visit to The Farmers Boy, which we put down to menu choice, we went back again and ordered of the Sunday lunch menu and it was superb. We both had soup of the day and the roast beef cooked...More

Thank SD23A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Gastro pub with gluten free options? Very disappointed this is my 3rd ever review on trip advisor and I'm afraid this is my first negative one. Paid 18.50 for 7 shrimps some undercooked on a few noodles drenched in a sauce that was mainly soy...More

Thank noulady
Reviewed April 26, 2017 via mobile

The Farmers Boy is a longstanding favourite of ours for Sunday lunch and we usually order off the Set Menu, which is fantastic value, but on this occasion, and due to the fact there was no roast beef on offer again, we decided to order...More

Thank SD23A
Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

Best meal Ive had in ages! Between a family of 3 we had smoked salmon and horseradish pancake & black pudding with poached egg and bacon starters. Mains were oxtail and haddock & chips. All were good portion sizes although the oxtail person had room...More

Thank Mutley1008
Reviewed April 6, 2017 via mobile

Been for a meal before here and I was looking forward to another visit. However I was left disappointed especially by the menu in a recent visit on the Saturday before Mother's Day. I found the menu uninspiring and not very imaginative which was a...More

1  Thank Ospreyhawk
Reviewed April 1, 2017

I had black pudding and smoked bacon starter with poached egg on top - one measly round slice of black pudding, left me wanting two more slices. The egg was nicely poached and the two small pieces of crispy bacon were OK. They had run...More

1  Thank geofflancs
Reviewed March 30, 2017

We followed a 5 mile walk around Shepley organised by the parish council which ended at the Farmers Boy pub. On arriving at the pub we were made welcome by the staff and there was plenty to pick from the menu. Food was very good.

Thank New-Wingcommander
Reviewed March 29, 2017

We decided on the spur of the moment to call in for a light lunch. If you want you can dine in the formal dining room, but we opted for the more casual bar. The "Golden Sheep" beer was superb, beautifully kept and very drinkable!...More

Thank Mark I
Reviewed March 6, 2017

We were looking forward to our evening as we had family visiting from Newcastle. The staff are lovely - attentive & welcoming. But the good news stops there I'm afraid. We had the fish & chips, the batter on the fish was just short of...More

Thank Palin2010
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Marsh Lane, Shepley HD8 8AP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Shepley
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