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The Hare Inn at Scawton

Scawton Village, Scawton, Helmsley YO7 2HG, England
+44 1845 597769
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  • Excellent91%
  • Very good5%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (61 reviews)
“lamb” (15 reviews)
“pudding” (16 reviews)
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Scawton Village, Scawton, Helmsley YO7 2HG, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We came as two families of 8. We have older children, and we'd all been raving about The Hare for so long, they wanted to try it too! From the incredible appetizers (so inventive!) and drinks to the 7 course tasting menu, everything was incredible!...More

1  Thank Richard C
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What more can I say other than superb the Hare never fails from service to food And no Michelin stars this is one of the best restaurants in the country Thank you once again and looking forward to our next visit

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

All i can say is WOW!!! From the moment our taxi dropped us off until he picked us up. The appearance outside is lovely, when you walk through the door the ambience is so cosy and relaxed. Liz greated me and my husband and asked...More

2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I have had such an amazing evening at The Hare Inn. The food was amazing and Liz made us feel so welcome. We have dinned at some at some very fancy restaurants over the years, some been Michelin stared. I've got to...More

3  Thank Sean R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always a pleasure to visit this restaurant ,The food is interesting,different and well thought out,the combinations of taste are in my opinion lovely, We had the chefs tasting menu with the accompanying wines,Liz had a great knowledge of the menu and her choices of wines...More

2  Thank Hilltop_11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just love the Hare and Liz & Paul They have worked so hard to make this place the venue for North Yorkshire We bring friends from around the UK and abroad to eat here and they always love it Tonight we were celebrating a...More

2  Thank Pauline G
Reviewed March 15, 2018 via mobile

It is 17 years since we went to this wonderful place for an unforgetable meal we were talking about it today whist out for brunch we live in west Yorkshire so its not on our doorstep unfortunately.we were on holiday in a cottage at the...More

2  Thank Annette D
Reviewed February 14, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had the smaller of the two tasting menus as we wanted to get to sleep after a ten mile run around the beautiful surrounding landscape. The setting is wonderful- the Inn is a fantastic old building that is a delight to...More

3  Thank Harry B
Reviewed February 13, 2018

The pub is very warm and welcoming,in winter there was a lovely fire.the food was excellent,it was a tasting menu and there was some nice wines.the service was very good and very friendly.would go back,I would highly reccomend!

2  Thank john c
Reviewed February 9, 2018

We visited The Hare Restaurant recently and had the 8 course tasting menu. We had a lovely time. The service was excellent, and Liz was very friendly and made us feel very welcome. The food was fantastic. Every course was superb, and the menu gave...More

1  Thank Andyberwick
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Questions & Answers
April 3, 2017|
Response from Liz and Paul J | Property representative |
Hi Thankyou for your message. Unfortunately not. We do have a small bar currently where you can dine in however it is not as comfortable as in the restaurant. If you wish to find out more do email us direct or call us on... More
October 9, 2016|
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Response from Liz and Paul J | Property representative |
Hello, Thanks for the question. Yes we can accommodate Gluten free and Coeliac. We ask that if you do have any dietary requirement including vegetarian, nuts, Gluten free, coeliac etc that you notify us at the time of... More
August 12, 2016|
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Response from Karen G | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't think so because it is a smart restaurant. However, they may allow them at lunchtime. Perhaps you might give them a call to ask - they are lovely people - and they would be best placed to answer your query.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$77 - $98
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Scawton Village, Scawton, Helmsley YO7 2HG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Helmsley  >  Scawton
  • Phone Number: +44 1845 597769
  • E-mail
13th Century Inn, 21st Century Restaurant, The Hare is tucked away in the very south of the Moors. We offer Tasting menus, each dish is individually designed to showcase our team's ability, local produce at its finest and to incorporate different cooking techniques including both modern and traditional methods. Our personalities are reflected on each individual plate.
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