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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)
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Scawton Village, Scawton, Helmsley YO7 2HG, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Had dinner here this weekend and loved everything about it. We had the full tasting menu bought for us as a present and were a little apprehensive as in the past these offers have been a challenge- leaving us too full, However, the menu at...More

1  Thank OscarYorkshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a late review but felt compelled to enter it nevertheless. We had a wonderful evening here at the beginning of April. We were made to feel welcome the minute we entered the building. The food was exciting and Liz explained every detail of...More

1  Thank Karen S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unmissable experience if you love fine eating - way beyond lunchtime restaurant expectations. Fairly priced for an extensive and exquisitely executed 'Tasting Menu'. About 10 courses - each dish tempting and tasty, and three hours passed very pleasantly. Very helpful 'front of house' Liz, who...More

1  Thank Mike G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a find! Recommended by a friend, this den of luxury was a pleasure from start to finish - interesting menu, beautiful presentation, delicious food and generous portions of wines with each course, served with a cheery friendliness. Highly recommended.

1  Thank ButtercupSausage
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Hare Inn has become our favourite restaurant. The front of house service, led by Liz, is very warm, friendly and efficient, and the food is simply outstanding. The dishes are so imaginative, and perfectly executed. I would recommend the beverage pairings too. A visit...More

1  Thank Howard D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had the pleasure of dining here for my birthday and all and can say is utterly amazing. We had the 10 course tasting menu with the wine package and I was blown away with the quality of food and service. Thank you Liz and...More

1  Thank cosmaroid
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

2  Thank Richard C
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Reviewed 4 weeks 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 April 10, 2018 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 April 8, 2018 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
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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
$74 - $94
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, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions
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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