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Penleys Cafe and Bistro

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$$ - $$$
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Penleys Market Place | 5 - 6 Trinity Church Square Market Place, Leyburn DL8 5BJ, England
+44 1969 623909
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Cumbria
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74 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stopped for a bit of lunch Service was a little slow Food did take time coming out But we waited whilst we enjoyed the company of each other Haven't been back since our visit But will try again at some point Hoping to give a better positive review next time

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Thank Shutupp11
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a quick lunch here whilst stopping in Leyburn. The pork & apple sandwich with homemade chips was lovely. Friendly atmosphere & staff.

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Thank Fiona S
Wigan
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62 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch here; beef sandwiches with chips. Absolutely delicious, but we waited for 35 minutes before it arrived and it wasn't particularly busy. Staff really nice, food was great but just need to speed things up!

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Thank Cathy D
Manchester, United Kingdom
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958 reviews
507 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 384 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great service,superb food. Varied menu all locally sourced. Yorkshire ham is wow. Good parking outside.

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Thank JANETDENISE
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We always stop here for a coffee or lunch when passing. Nice atmosphere Good quality food. Friendly staff

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Melbourne, Australia
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91 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We dined here on two consecutive nights whilst staying nearby and thoroughly enjoyed our meals on both occasions. The staff are very friendly and accommodating. The cafe is clean, fresh and modern, and the menu has a good range of meals. Highly recommended.

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Thank ndcjsc
Wirral, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

Warm, cosy, spotlessy clesn and the most outstanding food at very reasonable prices. Nothing is left ti chance and no cor ers are cut. The omelettes are just delicious and packed with fillings of the very best quality. If you are in the area and looking for a cuppa, coffee and cake then it's a must. If you want something... More 

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Thank MalcolmMonk
Northwich, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

Recommended by our hotel-keeper we found this a convenient spot for a quick early evening meal. Service was very pleasant and our food arrived in a reasonable time. Fish and chips was good.

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Thank mjwatts2016
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91 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch on our way back from a bike ride. The lunch menu is wide. We had panini' which were served with chips and salad. The food was filling and the coffee good. There were a great choice of homemade cakes too but we were too full to try these. The staff are very friendly and the... More 

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Thank Ally P
Yorkshire
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98 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

Part of enjoying a meal is getting the meal. This is a bistro,, that is synonymous with cost effective light weight consumable swift food , To be fair it does that. But I ask you, is it fair to wait 45 minutes to receive a burger and a jacket potato meal? we ordered at 14:02 and , after chasing the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$4 - $19
Cuisine
Cafe, British
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Penleys Market Place | 5 - 6 Trinity Church Square Market Place, Leyburn DL8 5BJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Leyburn
  • Phone Number: +44 1969 623909

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?